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Tippecanoe Place Restaurant

620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601-1444
+1 574-234-9077
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (42 reviews)
“prime rib” (50 reviews)
“spinach salad” (12 reviews)
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620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601-1444
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The architecture is amazing. We attended an anniversary party, and the appetizers were very good. Our server was fantastic. We plan to return and have dinner sometime soon.

Thank teresa847
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Tippecanoe on December 23, 2017 to celebrate our anniversary. We sat in a lovely room looking right at their nicely decorated Christmas Tree. The mansion was a delightful step back into time. Each room was gorgeous to look at. We have been to...More

Thank mcheim2005
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tippecanoe is 1 of the most unique restaurants in Michiana as its the old Studebaker mansion. The brunch is incredible!! Also Prime Rib is outstanding which they also serve at brunch...best omelette and waffles you'll eat!

Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have ate lunch at the Tippecanoe twice and was pleased both times. I do recommend trying this place for lunch to take advantage of the lunch prices. We were greeted with friendly smiles with good customer service. I think that I like the historic...More

Thank WorldTravelers1999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Generous portions, but menu items didn't really have the "Wow" factor. Dated decor didn't highlight the historic architectural details.

Thank LouAnn B
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place. My pasta was horrible. My wife’s halibut was dry and the side was loaded with garlic. Our dining guests ate their lunches and enjoyed the desserts. The manager came to us when he saw we ate very little. He was kind and...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 15 November 2017 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

2  Thank Barry H
Tippe1889, Manager at Tippecanoe Place Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

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 13 November 2017 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
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
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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