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18 on the Square

18 Public Sq, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1349
+1 317-398-7373
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (3 reviews)
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18 Public Sq, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1349
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

18 On the Square has been in business under the same owner for several years now and has had plenty of time to work out the bugs. The menu is interesting, the food is good, but the service is unbelievably slow. The last time we...More

1  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great wine and beer. The cheese board appetizer is always amazing. Fresh ingredients and chef inspired dinners. Great Date night place.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious as for the staff they were very helpful and always polite with a smile,excellent atmosphere

Thank Bobby M
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and teenage children enjoyed the historical ambience and tasty food. Charming! The charcuterie and french onion soup wete great. Nice variety on the menu.

Thank Lynn N
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable five star dining in the middle of small town Indiana. Varied menu, great ambiance, good service. It's a winner for sure.

Thank jasonc128
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful brunch. I favor the pumpkin pancakes while my husband likes egg benedict. We need to try lunch and dinner sometime. Few people on Sunday around noon so it was nice and quiet. Service was excellent.

Thank CowgirlLibrarian
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited last night for my daughter and I's birthdays. This used to be one of my favorites. Excellent menu, nightly specials, fantastic soups, beautifully made professional desserts. It has always been slow but the quality ans service USED to make up...More

2  Thank Maggie K
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went there for a dinner without the kids. The service was superb as was the meal. We started with the Fried Green Tomatoes ,that had a sauce that was delicious . Well worth trying out if you visit. We both had...More

Thank Bryan A
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Upscale dining. Excellent food. Waitress spilled a drink on our guest. I was a little disappointed that they did not offer a free desert or something to make up for the mess. Other than that great food, nice atmosphere.

Thank ltcmark
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We ate at 18 on the Square earlier this week. The appetizers were really good, the food was ok, but the services was extremely slow. It look us almost 3 hours to have our dinner for a party of 6,

Thank 788kparsons
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Cost of Sunday brunch?
20 November 2016|
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Response from Bryan A | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I always cook Breakfast on Sundays. I have no idea.
Cost of Sunday brunch?
20 November 2016|
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Response from CowgirlLibrarian | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what you order. 4 of us ate for $44.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Public Sq, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 317-398-7373
  • E-mail