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Breitbach's Family Dining

Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
“cod” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Grandma has been gone now for many years. I didn't think I would get to taste her brown gravy again, but Breitbach's nailed it! Suburbs, friendly service and some of the best home cooked food I've tasted. If you are anywhere in the vicinity, you...More

Thank 3catsmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting with friends near Spring Green, Wisconsin, and wanted to take a day trip along the Mississippi River and decided to go to Breitbach's Family Dining on the Iowa side of the Mississippi. We went through Prairie Du Chein and crossed the river....More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch and this place is amazing! The barn type looking building is in a rural setting and the inside décor is homey and antique looking. The food is delicious! We chose the buffet that had several meat dishes, salads, soup, rolls, etc!...More

Thank Karen V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always stop here if we are near HWY 52 or Dubuque. Family style buffet $14.95, Fried Chicken, Beef, Ham, Fried Shrimp and all the fixins.Owner and Staff are Very friendly.Also regular menu to choose from including homemade Pie!No Pie on Sunday! Full Bar in another...More

Thank WeAreGoneAgain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best fried chicken I have had in my entire life!!!! This is worth the out of the way drive I guarantee it! The buffet selection is unbeatable!

Thank kv1361
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Kept hearing about how fantastic this place is so on a day trip we decided to stop in. It's small, loud, and just average food. Service was great and after being there I found out it's all about the pie....Looks like I need to take...More

Thank Tara-and-Patrick
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful old, updated establishment with a cozy great fireplace. With wonderful comfort food. We have had the buffet every time, but they offer menu eating also.

Thank Melodi H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Whenever I'm in the area (every couple of years, I attempt to stop by here for the food and to view the mural, along with hearing a story or two from Joe.

Thank AZboyinWI
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This place is always good food was very hot owner is always there and working had the buffet and brought home pie although next time I am going to try their tenderloins they looked out of this world wonderful lookout close by This restaurant is...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for a pork tenderloin and we were not disappointed. Very nice restaurant and friendly staff. Tenderloin was nicely breaded and very tasty. Cheese curds were really good too. Food on buffet looked really good too. Prices were good for the amount of food...More

Thank John726
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4 May 2017|
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Response from cindyoberfoell | Reviewed this property |
I would not think they'd be any different then normal menu prices. $8.99 - $14.99 depending on your appetite. They might have a Special Mother's Day Buffet set out. That's usually 1 price with multiple stops up to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sherrill
  • Phone Number: 563-552-2220
  • E-mail
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