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Sherman House - CLOSED

35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
+1 812-934-1000
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“pork” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, German, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Disappointing! We had heard great things about this place. Learned that ot changed hands a couple of years ago. Must have gone down hill since then. Not many German dishes available. Ordered the Sausage Trio. Got 3 luke warm sausages with kraut and mashed potatos....More

Thank Ed-Suzi P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My husband and I just happened to be in Batesville on a Tuesday evening and we were looking for someplace new to eat, when we thought about the Sherman House, so we decided to give it a try. Wow! It was an impressive dining experience....More

Thank EmilyE573
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Large group celebrated our parent's wedding anniversary there. Attentive staff, overall very good food. Not everyone liked their meal, but most of us did. I think the German food is excellent. Their steaks were great too. My son tried fried catfish and didn't like it....More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After spending a day on a Genealogy search of several Southern Indiana Cemeteries, we were looking for a Great meal on a Sunday Afternoon, and since had been many years since eating in Batesville , we decided on The Sherman House. Seated at once, Hostess...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

2 years ago we went there and they were closed. From a bill board, it looked like the Sherman House was open again. We stopped by for dinner. The menu was not as extensive as the old Sherman House. Very few German dinners like before....More

Thank leftout
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Son and I visited the other day and the food was ok for the most part. The sauerkraut was good. my son ordered the sausages and he enjoyed all three, I ordered the weinerschnitzel and to me seemed like a frozen pork fritter. No krautballs...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This restaurant was completely renovated and I think they did a beautiful job. It still has the old world charm it used to have but some details have been updated which I think adds to the ambiance. Our party of 6 was very satisfied with...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

They serve a lot of good German food. Not that many German restaurants in this area anymore. Friendly staff. Reasonable prices

Thank Gadabout2010
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Owner Doug Bessler has just announced that he will not re-open The Sherman House after the two week shut down period as previously planned. Doug has been the owner for over 10 years and has decided to semi-retire and focus his efforts on his auto...More

Thank Brock_DuLac
Reviewed 8 January 2015

I was almost alone in the restaurant on a chilly evening, but staff were attentive. I ordered the special German combination meal, which was huge--schnitzel, rouladen, braised cabbage, sausage and more, plus the delicious deep-fried biscuits with apple butter AND a small salad bar. Needless...More

Thank SeeCanada
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 8:30 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 S Main St, Batesville, IN 47006-4899
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Batesville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-934-1000
  • E-mail
Historic German Restaurant in Batesville, Indiana. Over 100 years old- you should have this listed !!!
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