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Tippecanoe Place Restaurant

620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601-1444
+1 574-234-9077
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (69 reviews)
“prime rib” (49 reviews)
“spinach salad” (12 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601-1444
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family visited for Sunday brunch on November 5. The facility is beautiful inside and the piano music was a nice touch. We had no reservations but got seated in about 15 minutes. The buffet was about on par with a generic cafeteria restaurant. There...More

1  Thank Barry H
Tippe1889, Manager at Tippecanoe Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Barry, I apologize your felt your brunch experience is was not up to par. If you feel you have contracted a illness due to our food preparation you should have contacted us at the restaurant. We did serve over 300 people for brunch on the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from the Studebaker Museum to Tippecanoe Place for dinner on a lovely fall evening. We enjoyed dining in the solarium while reading about the mansion, then touring it afterward. Our meals were excellent. Thank you to the friendly staff at the Studebaker Museum...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I recently visited South Bend for a Fighting Irish football game and was introduced to what will undoubtedly become a tradition for me should I ever return, the locally famous Sunday Brunch at the Tippecanoe! In addition to being in the old Studebaker mansion, worth...More

1  Thank Tim M
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Home were restaurant is located was built in 1889 and is really an amazing atmosphere. Waiter was grouchy and seemed overworked. Service was poor at best and this was at all the tables in the room. Wine brought half way in to entree, slow to...More

Thank Flashstar
Reviewed 18 October 2017

One thinks of the clotted cream, scones, sweets and savory delights when you share a pot of tea. The tea experience of $25.00 a person was underrated but the scenery of the mansion was magnificent. I know there are no set rules to a menu...More

Thank design007
Reviewed 7 October 2017

When I made the reservation I asked to be away from the food, since my brother is allergic to olive oil. They seated us upstairs in what was the master bedroom, so check point one. The place is a jewel, and the staff are more...More

Thank Glenn B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place for Sunday brunch...just avoid Mother's Day! Had reservations and still had to wait 45 minutes to get seated. More upscale/special occasion for dinner. Located in historic home. Good food, good service, nice atmosphere.

Thank Lynn K
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is always a treat to visit the old Studebaker Mansion that is Tippecanoe Place restaurant. From the grand exterior to the lavish interior, this is a special place. The menu is pricey, but the food is usually excellent. We were here with another couple,...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We hosted a rehearsal dinner party for 100 guests at Tippecanoe and it could not have been better. The cocktail hour started in the second floor bar (elevator accessible) and was followed by a sit-down dinner on the main level. The food is good but...More

Thank ZoniGirlinSD
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We are here with a group of 12 on Friday night before the Georgia-Notre Dame football game. (flew up from Georgia) Had made reservations ahead of time, and were seated promptly. Restaurant is in the old Studebaker family (as in cars) mansion. Beautiful building, and...More

Thank JTDawg
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Kathleen L
2 May 2017|
Response from petebauer | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of.
karen j
1 May 2017|
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Response from 4Polos | Reviewed this property |
I thought the second floor was most intriguing blend. Regardless of where you are seated, go walk about and explore.
chris d
9 November 2015|
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Response from Tippe1889 | Property representative |
We have a nice but casual dress code. Many of our customers are visitors from another state and come in casual wear. The Mansion hosts many weddings and events and the holidays are here so guests may be a little more formal... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601-1444
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-234-9077
  • E-mail
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