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Industrial Revolution Eatery & Grille

1084 Linwood Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-6556
+1 219-465-1801
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pot roast” (87 reviews)
“meatloaf” (46 reviews)
“potato wedges” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1084 Linwood Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-6556
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Reviewed yesterday

You can't help but be impressed by the figures adorning the outside of this restaurant. The inside is by no means a let down. A miniature train travels along the the perimeter of the dining room ceiling. The restaurant honors men in the service as...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ashley was great at the bar and TJ on the grill! Food was delish and dinning experience was enjoyable. Highly recommend.

1  Thank T L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great curb appeal, ambiance, awesome food! We had best staff - our waiter Mike & cook Timothy Wall made BEST Fire House burgers. Hope to come again soon

1  Thank Susan K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether you want a burger, salad, or something else, you will not go wrong at Industrial Revolution. Their large model train runs around near the ceiling, entertaining children and adults alike.

1  Thank ClioChicago_Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since it was not possible to go out on Mother's Day my husband and daughter took me here for lunch. She had been here before and wanted us to go. It is a very nice restaurant that is easy to find. The decor is industrial...More

1  Thank mjwbnw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We totally enjoyed our meals. Food was prepared very good. We would really recommend this restaurant and it has a great little history lesson too !!! Don’t miss looking around.

1  Thank 875patricam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was great and the drinks were cold. Our server, Nathan, was very helpful in navigating the relatively large menu and was always there with a refill.

1  Thank Drew_Peacock6969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in Valpo for the first time for a family wedding. After an 8-hour drive into Indiana from Minneapolis, we were starving and took a shot in the dark for a decent restaurant. We were not let down! Our waiter Nathan (Narhan) kept...More

2  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Industrial Revolution has a wide variety of choices, beginning with traditional (chicken pot pie and meatloaf) and expanding to entrees like the Gyros burger or Cajun shrimp pasta. And then there were the drinks! All were delicious. Our waiter, Nathan, was very helpful in navigating...More

1  Thank emme45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had Nathan as our server and he did great! Very good food and drinks were very cold. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank Bob H
IRJennifer, Owner at Industrial Revolution Eatery & Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Bob!

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Martha K
14 March 2017|
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Response from DarD55 | Reviewed this property |
You would have to call the restaurant for that information.
Steve Laura H
30 December 2016|
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Response from Ken C | Property representative |
Yes! We will be open normal hours, from 11am till 10pm - come see us!
Roxana B
3 September 2015|
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Response from Megan D | Reviewed this property |
Roxana, you can reach them at 1-219-465-1801, I'm sure they would be more than happy to answer any questions you have and thanks for the good review, going to have to try their salad next time 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1084 Linwood Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-6556 (Formerly Industrial Revolution)
    (Route 30)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-465-1801
Born out of a passion to create a bold, unique and exciting restaurant theme, the Industrial Revolution Eatery & Grille fuses the finest handcrafted comfort cuisine with an atmosphere that pays tribute to the American spirit of Innovation and Greatness.We aim to connect with our guests by telling the story of our nation’s inspirational past while serving them delicious classic foods favored by the American worker. This unique environment, which we call Upscale Industrial, is meant to inspire diners with inspirational stories of both famous and ordinary people who have made great contributions building our country as well as the risks taken that best exemplify Greatness.
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