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Barn Restaurant

22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH 43502-9452
+1 419-446-2541
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (23 reviews)
“apple butter” (12 reviews)
“ham” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH 43502-9452
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a good place to eat espically with larger groups. Buffet food is always good and stocked up on the food, quality is always great as well. Most of the staff is friendly, some workers not so much. Overall this is a great place...More

Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped at the Barn Restaurant for dinner during a long day of driving. We had trouble finding it, as our GPS put the restaurant in the middle of town. We finally called and got directions. Dinner was a buffet of home cooked tasting items....More

Thank GrumpyandtheOldLady
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is your average run-of-the-mill Amish style restaurant. Our waitress was amazing, and so sweet. The food was average, nothing to complain about, but nothing that stood out. If your're in town, worth a one-time stop.

Thank Ralowe08
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Sadly, the food has become ho hum. We've gone to the Barn several times over the last 12 years and the food has gone from homemade to institutional. The place used to be packed but now, it's barely filled. Took a seniors group and if...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This food is like your grandmother made it down on the farm. Comfort foods like roast beef, fried chicken, ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing, green beans, plus a salad bar, soups, apple butter for rolls, etc. So many good choices. You cannot leave hungry....More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 17 September 2017

"Amish-style" restaurant located adjacent to and outside of Sauder Village. Interior is decorated like a "barn" with associated farming implements. We were greeted immediately upon entering and seated at a large table. All selected the buffet this day. Buffet had a large selection of hot...More

Thank Linda44149
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Just experienced a very poor experience at a highly rated restaurant. While visiting the Pioneer Village, also located at this location, I decided to treat my family to "The Barn" experience. (My wife and I have eaten here in the past with good experiences.) We...More

Thank Ispdet
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Hotel or Camping you don't have to drive anywhere to enjoy what is surrounding this eatery that Amish style. Buffet s the fare dinner and lunch only. Well worth the visit

Thank AlnSue
Reviewed 6 September 2017

So many seem really impressed with this restaurant that I have to wonder about their ages and if they are bus groups. First this is not Amish cooking, nor is it home-cooked food. The buffet had very limited choices and is definitely not worth the...More

Thank jwoge
Reviewed 3 September 2017

came to Sauder village . then a nice meal . got right in . very good food . very clean . and very nice decor

Thank bodymanmyers10
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Questions & Answers
26 September 2017|
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Response from debrah436 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know I would call them. 😃
16 August 2016|
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Response from Glenn B | Reviewed this property |
It is not the kind of place that takes reservations. I would call or email them and ask them.
16 June 2016|
Response from Retiredbeanctr | Reviewed this property |
Have to call them I doubt it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH 43502-9452
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Archbold
  • Phone Number: +1 419-446-2541
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