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Breitbach's Family Dining

Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (22 reviews)
“pie” (23 reviews)
“ham” (10 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My 2 sons and I stopped to eat here because we have been here before and the food is awesome and so is the staff.

Thank Marlene H
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

This is the oldest restaurant in Iowa, but it has been rebuilt twice because of fire. Their signature meal is a very nice buffet that includes soups,salads, at least 3 kinds of meat, and a variety of beverages. The only dessert is a good variety...More

Thank Dee D
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Breitbach's is set on a hill in little Balltown, Iowa. It's a beautiful drive there and even better when the sun is setting. The owners and staff are friendly and welcoming. Every time I've been, there's a positive energy like you're walking into a place...More

Thank navypier
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Our bus trip here was delightful! Interesting decor with the old farm tools used as decorative touches in creating an rustic and historic architectural appeal! Food was served buffet style and included lots of comfort foods. Friendly service and staff with lots of good homestyle...More

Thank legacyendeavors
Reviewed 20 November 2017

There were 4 couples, that were from four different towns, that met at Breitbach's for dinner Friday night. The restaurant is fairly new and very well done. It was very well decorated in beautiful fall color, very warm and homey. We went to the bar...More

Thank patcherry4117
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is the oldest restaurant in Iowa and well worth the trip to experience it. Very popular, so plan your time accordingly.

Thank MacPike
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife where staying in Dubuque drove up here for sunday breakfast about a 30 min ( very scenic ) drive . we had the buffet everything was really good if you are a light eater like my wife it's a bit pricy. Me on...More

Thank jh2oskis
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Grandma has been gone now for many years. I didn't think I would get to taste her brown gravy again, but Breitbach's nailed it! Suburbs, friendly service and some of the best home cooked food I've tasted. If you are anywhere in the vicinity, you...More

Thank 3catsmom
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were visiting with friends near Spring Green, Wisconsin, and wanted to take a day trip along the Mississippi River and decided to go to Breitbach's Family Dining on the Iowa side of the Mississippi. We went through Prairie Du Chein and crossed the river....More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We stopped for lunch and this place is amazing! The barn type looking building is in a rural setting and the inside décor is homey and antique looking. The food is delicious! We chose the buffet that had several meat dishes, salads, soup, rolls, etc!...More

Thank Karen V
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Penny H
22 February 2018|
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Response from navypier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they definitely have a buffet on Friday evenings as well as the a la carte menu. In terms of what meat is usually there, if I recall correctly, they typically have chicken and various fish as the person above noted... More
3 May 2017|
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Response from cindyoberfoell | Reviewed this property |
I would not think they'd be any different then normal menu prices. $8.99 - $14.99 depending on your appetite. They might have a Special Mother's Day Buffet set out. That's usually 1 price with multiple stops up to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Balltown Road, Sherrill, IA 52001
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Sherrill
  • Phone Number: 563-552-2220
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