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The Story Inn Restaurant

6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
+1 812-988-2273
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Had a reservation for breakfast, arrived 10 minutes early, waited 20 minutes for a table in a restaurant that was only half full. The hostess was unwelcoming and seemed to be bothered when we tried to engage her in conversation while we waited (only ones...More

1  Thank samandjody
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2016

Hello samandjody, Thank your for your honest review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal. Please let us apologize for the subpar service you received. We assure you that is not our standard of service. Please feel welcome to contact me personally...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016

The Story Inn restaurant is in a general store from the 1800s in the town of Story Indiana, about a 20 minute drive from Nashville, Indiana. We had dinner on a Tuesday evening and breakfast the following morning. Dinner was delicious, I had the creamy...More

Thank ind4
Reviewed 26 October 2016

While visiting we stopped at the Inn for lunch. A warning that the place filled rapidly at noon. We entered at 12 noon and there were only three tables occupied. By the time we ordered the place was full with two couples waiting. The pork...More

Thank annaemil89134
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2016

Hello annaemil89134, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. We hope you can back and visit again soon! Kind regards, Kelsey Conley Lodging Director (812) 988-2273

Reviewed 18 October 2016

Worth the winding scenic drive that seems endless but at the end is the most quaint and historic inn with a 4 start restaurant. Whatever you do , don't miss this place and plan to stay if you fancy haunted rooms ha!

Thank Denise V
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2016

Hello Denise V, Thank you for your kind review, and for making the drive to visit us! We hope you can come back to visit again soon! Kind regards, Kelsey Conley Lodging Director (812) 988-2273

Reviewed 16 October 2016

I recently visited the historic Story Inn after spending the afternoon in Nashville, Indiana. It's out in the middle of nowhere, walled in by corn fields, giving visitors the eerie feeling that they're being transported back to the 1850's when the General Store was first...More

Thank Jenny K
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This business was established in 1851. Exterior features two old Standard Oil gas pumps. Interior has a collection of numerous antiques. The food and service were fabulous. We didn't stay there but it is haunted by the "blue lady." I left my credit card there...More

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Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Hello, Thank you for your kind review, and for making the drive to visit us! We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy your our Hoosier cuisine, as well as the history of the building. We hope you can come back to...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

The Story Inn is a one-of-a-kind establishment that is wonderful for anytime dining, but particularly perfect for a romantic dinner and an overnight stay in one of the unique and cozy accommodations. The management is to be complimented for being efficient and managing an attentive...More

1  Thank rolfseb
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Hello rolfseb, Thank you for your kind review! We are delighted to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. Thank you for making the trip to stay with us! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Kelsey Conley Lodging Director (812) 988-2273

Reviewed 24 September 2016

A charming little gem off the beaten path with so much to offer. We enjoyed a late breakfast with mimosas. The food was awesome and the service delightful. I would highly recommend.

Thank heidipang
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Hello heidipang, Thank for your kind review, and for making the trip to visit us! We are happy to hear you had an enjoyable experience with us. We hope you are able to visit again soon! Kind regards, Kelsey Conley Lodging Director (812) 988-2273

Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were two of 8 people in this very out of the way restaurant for lunch today ( a Thursday in mid- September.) We were seated by a rather indifferent hostess, given water by a lovely woman and told our waitress would be with us...More

Thank Prilby_11
Story I, Manager at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Hello Prilby_11, Thank you for your honest review and for making the trip to visit us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your food. Please let us apologize for the subpar level of service you experienced. I can assure you that is not our...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016

We made the trip to scout out the Inn for a possible weekend stay next year. I can only imagine the drive when the trees are turning in the fall. Stopped in on a weekday with no reservation and was seated very quickly and served...More

Thank Jerry R
Jacob E, Owner at The Story Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Hello Jerry, Thank you for making the trip to join us for dinner. We're happy that you and your wife enjoyed your experience, and hope to see you again next year. Kind regards, Jacob Ebel

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brewerfan402016
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Response from Denise V | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Sorry.. no no dress code
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Justine H
23 October 2016|
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Response from rolfseb | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure that the chef would be happy to accommodate your dietary needs. I'd mention it when you make reservations, so a variety of options could be offered.
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NealDA
15 September 2016|
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Response from Scuffy13 | Reviewed this property |
Brunch is 9-2:30 thru the week and 8-2:30 on Saturday and Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6404 State Road 135 S, Nashville, IN 47448-9083
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-988-2273
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Description
160 year old village turned boutique bed & breakfast featuring unique overnight accommodations in the towns original cottages. The original general store is now the Story Inn Restaurant which serves brunch and dinner featuring seasonal New American cuisine, paired with an award winning wine list. The Story Still, located below the restaurant offers a full bar with a rotating Hoosier micro beer collection. Story offers several unique wedding and event venues, including a 100 year old barn, gardens, and old mill.
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