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“Terrific Fresh food However the facility and management.needs some updating”
Review of Rob's Restaurant

Rob's Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 18 Restaurants in Brookville
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

My family has patronized Rob Restaurant for several years and Sunday April 1st was no different.As we were corralled into a little circle upon entering the door as the capacity had been meet and exceeded i am sure. We were seated very politely and in a respectful manner. How ever from that point on some small issues evolved. We were in 2 lines going the same way and it caused everyone to wait with a plate full of food if the wanted something from the food bar on the opposite side. if they would have just put the clean plates on one side of bar and placed a arrow indicating direction of flow. This process would have went much more uniformly ( in my opinion ) Also the people waiting for seating were standing at the food area and you had to ask if the person was in line for food or seating. As you stood patiently in line for your food the servers would need to push through the crowd to service the food bar. Avery poor set up to say the least in a crowd situation. If they would put a little money back into the facility it would move more smoothly and be updated and upgraded. As I finish this review I will say my family enjoyed the food. It was Fresh and hot and delicious. A great Restaurant and I hope they upgrade and update just a little. 5 stars on the food.

Date of visit: April 2018
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Thank mgambler
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Great food with so many selections!! The prices are reasonable. The staff is friendly and do an excellent job. They offer senior discounts. They can accomodate large crowds.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Thank _meaduff
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Rob's has been a staple for the rat pack and our Hoosier family for over 20 years. Since the grandparents live in Indy and the rat pack lives in Columbus, Brookville is a perfect midpoint to meet and break bread.
The gang always takes advantage of the buffet. The salad bar is extensive with many fresh items plus the usual cottage cheese, fresh fruit, pickled eggs etc. One unusual plus is fresh chicken and tuna salad. The homemade dressings are quite good with the blue cheese my favorite, it is thick and just drops on to your salad.
The hot bar offers fried chicken, it is better than Der Dutchmen's. A very tasty pot roast without vegetables, just meat and juice. Turkey breast, green beans, mashed potatoes, cabbage rolls, peach cobbler, fried apples are all pretty good. The highlights though are the chicken livers and the stuffed mushrooms. The livers are cooked to perfection! I eat a plate of them alone. The stuffed mushrooms are large and moist stuffed full of sausage/ground beef.
I didn't try any pie this trip, opting instead for peach cobbler ala mode. It was a good choice.
The fetching Mrs. Rat had salad and sweet potatoes, she said it was good, as usual. Jr. Rat's #3 &4 both had pizza which they said was very good. It looked like some sort of supreme pie with many toppings. I think together they both ate a pie and a half.
The service is always good, empty plates don't stay on the table. The price is right. The place is clean. Rob's is a family owned place and it is always busy.
Remember not to throw your cigarette butts in the mulch because it will catch fire!

Date of visit: December 2017
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Thank Johnnyrat1
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

They do serve ice cream with the all you can eat buffet.

The fried mushrooms are a favorite treat.

The atmosphere is pleasant. The staff members are helpful. I encourage people to visit this restaurant if they go to Brookville.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Eliza W
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Avoid the national fast food chains at the Brookville, OH, exit and drive one more block south to Rob's, mom n pop restaurant. Always a great buffet value. Are you listening tour buses? Seniors discount under $8 on Tues n Thurs.

Date of visit: August 2017
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