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8940 Indianapolis Blvd, Highland, IN 46322-1813
+1 219-923-3311
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is fantastic. I highly recommend the mushroom burger on sourdough bread with old English cheese.

Thank Mark M
Merrillville, Indiana
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121 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I was driving trying to decide what I want to have for lunch, and as I was driving I passed this place and the aroma coming from it,made me turn around to go back and explore. I was just going to get something to eat to go, but decided to sit in an dine. Great service and the Highland burger... More 

Thank Donald B
Valparaiso, Indiana
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

If you have not been here, stop in and make your own decision. I DO NOT think you will be disappointed. I went simple the first time, just to try the hamburger with old English cheddar.....WOW!!! Loved it. I have "strayed" away from the simplicity a few times, and those were good, but I LOVE a double with Old English... More 

Thank Troy P
Chicago, Illinois
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106 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Just ok. Burger was good. Very greasy but that's what we expect here. It just doesn't seem very clean in here.

Thank Daybreak42
Highland, IN.
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We've been going to Miner Dunn for many years! (since high school days) Their burger meat is never frozen, always fresh! Best fries around and I've always loved the orange sherbet that comes with the deluxe meals. Price is right and service is usually good, and always a good cup of coffee!

Thank timurfy
Greenwood, Indiana
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135 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

It was dark out and I drove by the place and I thought to myself that they had a full parking lot so it's gotta be good. U So I returned and was greeted very warmly, seated immediately and within a flash the waitress was there to take my order. I ordered my drink and asked for a few minutes... More 

Thank Chip M
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

It is practically a land mark. I have driven past Miner-Dunn occasionally for the past 15 years and finally stopped in. It is a greasy spoon diner so you get what you expect. Staff was great, food was above average and interior dates back to the good old days. Very happy with our meal and with all the chain restaurants... More 

Thank Justin S
Crown Point IN
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Miner-Dunn is always a great experience for us. It's old school as evidenced by the mint green color scheme and wallpaper, but everything is kept up and super clean. The food is what you would not only expect but hope for from a roadside diner. Perfect burgers, delicious hand-cut fries, and the pie is to die for.

Thank mom2threestooges
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Pumpkin pie shake was the only redeeming part to our dinner at this restaurant. Went in for the advertised Salisbury steak. Awful - overly salty, canned green beans on the side with macaroni and cheese that was runny and cold. Others had a Caesar salad, fries, burger and onion rings. Burger was just okay. Fries and onion rings were good.... More 

Thank MomOfEMM
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a classic 50's place. Leather booths, chrome accents, bar stools at the eating counter. I love this place and the people are friendly, the food is great with wonderful hamburgers and fries! And a small sherbet to finish things off. Good prices for the great taste.

Thank ThunderBoo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8940 Indianapolis Blvd, Highland, IN 46322-1813
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Highland
  • Phone Number: +1 219-923-3311

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?