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Mason's Root Beer Drive-In

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1201 E National Hwy, Washington, IN 47501-4130
+1 812-254-2830
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has been around for a long time! It's a family favorite of all ages! They have the best coney dogs and root beer! It's also fun and nostalgic with its drive in service. We have to stop there for a coney every time we go to Washington!

Thank Hannah B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a coney dog. It was good. Wish I would have ordered a burger. They smelled delicious. The place was super popular.

Thank TheP4
Petersburg, Indiana
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a given or a Sunday afternoon drive! The Coneys are out of this world. The root beers are good,,,,,but not diet. All in all, a great choice!!!

Thank Kena K
Birmingham, Alabama
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I didn't get the coney but others in my party did and they loved it. I got the long dog with ketchup, mustard and onions. The cheese fries were great as well!!

Thank Jessica P
Noblesville, Indiana
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

It was very busy when we arrived. We ate in the car because the tables were all taken. A waitress came right away. The wait did not seem long and the food was nice and hot. My husband really loved the coneys. I had the tenderloin and onion rings and enjoyed them both.

Thank 396gardener
Southern Indiana
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

I go here a couple times a month. Great drive in food. Tenderloins are fantastic. The kids love going too and sitting at the tables outside.

Thank TheOriginal007
Las Vegas
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89 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This is an old-school PaleoFifties drive-in restaurant. The service is slow, but that's authentic, too, probably a survival from bygone days when people wanted to take their time and chat during their meals. My sandwich was average, but the lemon shake-up was very good. It's friendly here. Worth a trip to show your kids how you used to socialize before... More 

Thank Megahaole
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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131 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is one of my cousin's favorite places to eat in Washington. I tried the Coney's for the first time and they were good.

Thank CloudPurpose
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

It's nostalgic. In a country where we tear down the old and always build new, places like this can be a refreshing spot. A simple drive in with food like coney dogs, burgers, tenderloins, fries, onion rings, ice cream, etc... Sure it's worth a visit when you come to Washington.

Thank Scott G
Weehawken, New Jersey
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692 reviews
409 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015

This is the fun and classic drive-in that you would expect in a mid west town. The place is only open when the weather allows, so spring, summer and early fall. The food is exactly what you would expect from a drive in: burgers, corn dogs, hot dogs and cheese covered fries. My favorite touch is the frosted mugs, it... More 

Thank psudino

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 E National Hwy, Washington, IN 47501-4130
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-254-2830

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