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Sandra D's Italian Garden

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1330 S Main St, 1330 south main street, Auburn, IN 46706-2922
+1 260-927-7282
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11:00 - 19:00
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 19:00
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first experience at Sandra D's was enjoyable. I met two others for a business lunch, and it was perfect. Our service was excellent, the food was excellent, the atmosphere was great, but it was a little chilly at our table. One person had a salad with chicken, which she commented little on; another person had the sausage and peppers,... More 

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Thank DoubleD58
Waterloo, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a small locally owned Italian resturant in Auburn. All the food is created and prepared by the Chef/owner. It is not uncommon for him to come to your table and serve the food. Sandra, Bently's wife is a very nice person and will help you find your favorite selection. Always ask if they are serving Seafood Lasgna

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Thank chalkmaneckert
Waterloo, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

@carls5daddy99 I don't know what you are talking about... my family eats at Sandra D's once a week and the service is always empecable, and Sandy the owner is always friendly, polite, and makes each and every customer feel like family... She definitely does not smell like BO... I have tried just about everything on the menu and nothing has... More 

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Thank MorganHalyn
Anaheim, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

There was nothing objectionable about the food nor the service. It was a nice relaxed lunch and a good value. The portion sizes were just right.

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Thank Longrf01
Auburn, Indiana
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love their salad's for lunch. I almost boycotted this restaurant. My husband and I went there for dinner. We were seated and totally ignored for 15 minutes. Everyone walked by us as if we didn't exist. We got up and left, ate somewhere else.

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Thank nicole4you
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464 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Great for local atmosphere. Owners most pleasant. Delicious shrimp with pasta and great breadsticks.

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Thank AaronFWA
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

One chef cooks for all in this quaint, classic restaurant. Excellent food and service. Small seating area, make reservations.

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Thank ToeKnee W
Indianapolis
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Small, so reservations a must. I left a V/M and they call back to work with us on the time. A gem in small town Indiana. Husband and wife team that are very creative. Don't miss this place.

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1 Thank Jreid01
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Met with family members. Very nice cuisine, friendly staff and good prices. The menu is primarily Italian. It's a small venue but charming.

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1 Thank James D
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This is a small, quaint restaurant (be sure and make reservations). The atmosphere is quiet--a pleasant change from most restaurants. You can actually talk in a normal tone of voice and not have to strain to hear the conversation. The food is excellent. Everything is made to order. We ate with two other friends and everything was delicious. They have... More 

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2 Thank Pat-FWA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 19:00
Saturday
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 S Main St, 1330 south main street, Auburn, IN 46706-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 260-927-7282

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