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Sandra D's Italian Garden

1330 S Main St, 1330 South Main Street, Auburn, IN 46706-2922
+1 260-927-7282
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“breadsticks” (20 reviews)
“house salad” (11 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 7:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
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1330 S Main St, 1330 South Main Street, Auburn, IN 46706-2922
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent food and great service! Very attentive to detail. A return visit is for sure! A great visit after a day at the museum!

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Then stop here. The chef and his wife have been keeping their community well fed for 17 years. Even first timers such as us were sincerely welcomed. As we now drive between WNC & MI to see family, we will be back. As of today,...More

1  Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in after a full day at the Auburn Auction. Small, quiet, great wait staff. The food was wonderful, enjoyed the Italian Sausage, Lasagna, and the Spaghetti & Meatballs as a table. You cannot choose wrong! If heading to the Auburn area stop in and...More

1  Thank slammin1salmon
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Looking for a quiet little restaurant and we found it. My husband had the special eggplant and I had a chicken pasta dish. The best thing was dinner salad with house raspberry vinaigrette dressing. The owner and chef served our entrees and checked back to...More

1  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Me and my fiancé were up in Auburn, IN on a Saturday a couple of weeks ago and decided to stop in at Sandra D's for lunch. The food was delicious, and the atmosphere was wonderful. It would be a great place to take a...More

2  Thank Mandy F
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

What a nice surprise! Our family certainly enjoyed our meal on Friday night. From the soup to beautiful salad served with the best homemade bleu cheese dressing EVER and homemade breadsticks, to the seafood lasagna.... everything was delicious! Such a cozy little family owned place....More

2  Thank Deneshagirl
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Traveling from Arkansas to Michigan, Sandra D's is a must stop for us. The Wild Mushroom & Spinach Lasagna was great, as are all the dishes. The bread sticks and the Tiramisu, both home made, are fabulous! We have been stopping here for some 10-12...More

1  Thank john-dee48185
commander5, Owner at Sandra D's Italian Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

It is always a pleasure serving you. Sorry I missed you! Hope all is well with you and we are keeping busy with granddaughters living with us and running the business! Take care and hope I see you next visit!

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had lasagna which looked rather small in portion but was too full to try dessert. House dressing delicious (raspberry) on house salad. Was crowded so service not as attentive as it could have been. Reason for four stars instead of five.

1  Thank Kim P
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My first experience at Sandra D's was enjoyable. I met two others for a business lunch, and it was perfect. Our service was excellent, the food was excellent, the atmosphere was great, but it was a little chilly at our table. One person had a...More

1  Thank DoubleD58
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a small locally owned Italian resturant in Auburn. All the food is created and prepared by the Chef/owner. It is not uncommon for him to come to your table and serve the food. Sandra, Bently's wife is a very nice person and will...More

1  Thank chalkmaneckert
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22 September 2016|
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Response from commander5 | Property representative |
we have been under exteme circumstances.We have taken a 7 year old and 17 month old granddaughter. god help us in all respects.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 S Main St, 1330 South Main Street, Auburn, IN 46706-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 260-927-7282
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A family owned and operated Italian restaurant since July, 2001. Home made cuisine by Chef Bentley Dillinger. Sandra D and Bentley are interacting with their customers as they serve their Italian delight!
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