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Bonaparte's Retreat Restaurant

8961 N Us Highway 421, Napoleon, IN 47034
+1 812-852-4343
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
9 Apr 2016
“First visit”
29 Aug 2015
“Very Good”
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Bar, Pub, American
8961 N Us Highway 421, Napoleon, IN 47034
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We went around noon and thought we would try it for lunch. My burger was very tasty, and the potato wedges were crisp. The place was pretty empty and I appreciated a nice quiet place to eat for once, no overpowering music to TV. As...More

Thank jlamberger
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Wife and I were headed to Belterra Casino from Indianapolis on a Friday night and wanted something to eat since we were about halfway through our trip. My wife noticed Bonaparte's Retreat so we pulled in. There's always concern when trying a "mom and pop"...More

1  Thank Sootsgd
Reviewed 2 May 2015

My husband, Father-in-Law and I visited this restaurant last Tuesday for lunch. We really liked the rustic atmosphere, and the entire restaurant was very clean,as were the restrooms. The staff was all very cordial, and the food was fabulous! Our server, Donna, made suggestions with...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 30 October 2014

The beer is cold & the sandwiches are average. It is a local watering hole & everyone is nice. It is called a restaurant but in all actuality........it is just a hangout bar.

1  Thank JeffreyR1515
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Was there on a Friday evening and it is a local bar. We ordered and our food seemed to take forever. When it arrived it was good, but not great. We arrived before the crowds at approx. 5pm. Service was good not great and it...More

1  Thank Fan12345
Reviewed 22 March 2014

This is our second time to Bonaparte's. We were here last year for the first time and it was awesome. Today didn't let us down. Another fine meal with great service.

Thank kathy w
Reviewed 15 December 2013

the kitchen is really cold and that is why your food is cold...HONEY.........there is a huge party upstairs and that is why your food is cold HONEY.......why didn't you tell us that your food was cold HONEY so we could have fixed it..........HONEY, I am...More

1  Thank pattee s
Reviewed 17 March 2013

We've always drove by this restaurant but never stopped, but today we did. Excellent decision. The restaurant is in a small town. The outside is very inviting and rustic. Inside is cozy. It has a bar area as well as restaurant seating. We had awesome...More

Thank kathy w
Reviewed 5 May 2012

This little place is a great find that I would not have found without signing up for a ghost hunt with the Paranormal 911 group that does tours of this place and Central House in Napoleon. We arrived early and ate dinner there. Bonaparte's has...More

1  Thank AHS1972
Reviewed 27 April 2012

I've been here several times with a ghost hunting group called Paranormal 911 from Indianapolis. This is our 'meet up' spot and we grab a bite to eat before our ghost investigations. The basement in Bonepartes is part of the underground railroad, lots of history...More

1  Thank Moonworks
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Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 8961 N Us Highway 421, Napoleon, IN 47034
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Napoleon
  • Phone Number: +1 812-852-4343
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