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18 on the Square

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18 Public Sq, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1349
+1 317-398-7373
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 16:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Shelbyville, Indiana
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

18 On the Square has been in business under the same owner for several years now and has had plenty of time to work out the bugs. The menu is interesting, the food is good, but the service is unbelievably slow. The last time we ate there the restaurant was virtually empty and it took almost 3 hours to get... More 

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1 Thank Tim L
Indianapolis, Indiana
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Great wine and beer. The cheese board appetizer is always amazing. Fresh ingredients and chef inspired dinners. Great Date night place.

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Thank Jennifer R
Shelbyville, Indiana
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious as for the staff they were very helpful and always polite with a smile,excellent atmosphere

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Thank Bobby M
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and teenage children enjoyed the historical ambience and tasty food. Charming! The charcuterie and french onion soup wete great. Nice variety on the menu.

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Thank Lynn N
Shelbyville, IN
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable five star dining in the middle of small town Indiana. Varied menu, great ambiance, good service. It's a winner for sure.

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Thank jasonc128
Indianapolis, Indiana
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful brunch. I favor the pumpkin pancakes while my husband likes egg benedict. We need to try lunch and dinner sometime. Few people on Sunday around noon so it was nice and quiet. Service was excellent.

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Thank CowgirlLibrarian
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I visited last night for my daughter and I's birthdays. This used to be one of my favorites. Excellent menu, nightly specials, fantastic soups, beautifully made professional desserts. It has always been slow but the quality ans service USED to make up for that. Sadly last night there was no special, only french onion soup, an Applebee's... More 

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2 Thank Maggie K
Shelbyville, Indiana, United States
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went there for a dinner without the kids. The service was superb as was the meal. We started with the Fried Green Tomatoes ,that had a sauce that was delicious . Well worth trying out if you visit. We both had the seafood linguine. It was delightful ,and filling. We still had room for Key lime... More 

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Thank Bryan A
Shelbyville, Indiana
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Upscale dining. Excellent food. Waitress spilled a drink on our guest. I was a little disappointed that they did not offer a free desert or something to make up for the mess. Other than that great food, nice atmosphere.

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Thank ltcmark
Church Hill, Tennessee
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70 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We ate at 18 on the Square earlier this week. The appetizers were really good, the food was ok, but the services was extremely slow. It look us almost 3 hours to have our dinner for a party of 6,

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Thank 788kparsons

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Public Sq, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1349
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 317-398-7373

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