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Industrial Revolution Eatery & Grille

1084 Linwood Ave, Valparaiso, IN 46383-6556
+1 219-465-1801
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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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 6 days ago

Staff are friendly and check on you enough but not enough to be a bother. It does have a crowd and draws tourists in the area. The food is good. I went there with some friends, and I would probably return but not on a...More

Thank julrry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for a wedding. Inbetween the cermony and reception we wanted a beer and food. We drove past, it looked cool from outside. First thing we noticed it was 1 pm on a Saturday and the place looked packed. Walked in got...More

2  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant looks cool in terms of curb appeal, theme, and website. But inside it feels more like an Applebee’s or similar chain. Laminated menu, limited beer selection. Eh. Don’t go for a high top table. The poor bartender has to service these and the...More

Thank bruceh419
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a ride and, based on TripAdvisor, decided to set this place as our destination. I'm glad we did. Good food, good service, fair prices.

2  Thank 595irwinf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time learning about their bio of the week that they feature prominent Americans and really enjoyed the food. Our waiter, Mike, was speedy and kind. Pleasant first visit!

2  Thank Abbey M
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We have been driving by this place for years and my husband finally decided he would like to stop. He has always been interested due to the unique building design. The inside is as unique as the outside. We were seated immediately and our server...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I live in Valparaiso. I eat lunch atleast once a week at IR. I have had most everything on the menu including their pizza and can honestly say I have never had a bad experience. The food is always well prepaired and the portions are...More

1  Thank larrydaly07
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Drove by it lots of time and the parking lot is usually busy. Tried it for a birthday dinner and it was fun! Menu has special recipes that have a old fashioned flavor to match the historic theme, tribute to the people that built skyscrapers...More

1  Thank Leota B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I just cant understand the attraction people have for Industrial Revolution. Service is adequate and the food is over salted. Its just not to our liking.

1  Thank tazzy1711
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We ate there two times in the past month. It was our first time eating there. Both of us were very happy with the service and the food. The only small complaint that I might have is that the Aviator Salad did not have enough...More

1  Thank Kathy E
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Questions & Answers
9 November 2018|
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Response from IRJennifer | Property representative |
Yes, we are open 7 days a week! Sunday - Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm Friday- Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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!
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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, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
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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