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Willie and Red's

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40 E Main St, Hagerstown, IN 47346-1213 (Formerly Welliver's)
+1 765-489-4131
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Monday
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Wed 11:00 - 14:00
Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Hagerstown, Indiana
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39 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went for the "mini" buffet- on a Thursday evening. The selection on the buffet was excellent and the pricing wasn't bad either - will be back.

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Thank Haushold
North Carolina
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I grew up in Hagerstown and have been eating at "the smorgasbord" since around 1960, although infrequently in my adult life. On a recent evening visit, I was delighted to see old standbys like scalloped cabbage, buttered turnips, and juicy roast beef. The service was friendly and the prices very reasonable. Whether you've been there a hundred times or never... More 

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Thank MaxKNorthCarolina
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59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First visit. Everything about the buffet was very good. Cobblers with ice cream were delicious! Service was friendly and fast. We'll be back!

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Thank MACritter
East Greenbush
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

It has been a very long time since I visited Hagerstown, Indiana. On a recent business trip I decided to take the short drive from my plant and stop by Willie and Red's for some lunch. This place was formerly know as Welliver's which is quit possibly the very best buffet I have ever been to. People would come from... More 

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Thank Kevin B
Ohio
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I'm glad that this place is still around, and although its a little different from Welliver's, I still enjoy all the foods I've enjoyed for a long time. I like to come here at least once a year.

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Thank William B
Temperance, Michigan
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The former Wellivers Smargasbord still has wide variety of fare to please everyone. Our party of three enjoyed the buffet, a steak and a sandwich. All were very good. The steak was outstanding. The service was prompt, friendly, attentive and very professional. Their dessert selection offers something for everyone's taste. A well appointed and quiet atmosphere and a dining experience... More 

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1 Thank hobartfenster
Ohio
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80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The smorgasbord restaurant of Hagerstown has been well known in area for years. I had not been there in a longtime and back then it had different owners. I remembered it being a nicer, higher quality restaurant. Food was average, nothing special. We were very disappointed in it. We're not the type to make several trips back for more food... More 

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1 Thank Jan T
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Reviewed 2 December 2016

I took my 2016 Electric Leaf from PIttsburgh to Kansas City and stopped in Hagerstown to charge at Schneider Electric. The folks here were really friendly. I highly recommend stopping here and supporting this local business.

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Thank Richard D
Indianapolis, Indiana
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great food. Ate on the menu side of the restaurant. Service was slow but our waitress was very attentive. Lots of bread and cheeseball while we waited. Will return.

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Thank Chris T
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Willie and Red's is the successor to a longtime staple in Central Indiana, Weliver's Smorgasbord. Weliver's had high quality seafood, fresh salads, home made salad dressings, and unique side dishes. That quality is not there anymore and the quality sea food is gone too. We have not tried the table service restaurant at the back end of the house since... More 

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1 Thank Daniel R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 E Main St, Hagerstown, IN 47346-1213 (Formerly Welliver's)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hagerstown
  • Phone Number: +1 765-489-4131

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