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Cow Palace

318 N Harrison St, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1312
+1 317-392-4889
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (37 reviews)
“tenderloin” (9 reviews)
“turtle sundae” (5 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
318 N Harrison St, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1312
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Pretty decent, but not as expected. A little pricey. Double cheeseburger was almost $9.00. It simply was not a good $15 lunch value.

Thank Ralphy_L
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I received the WORST customer service ever today by the Owner Norma Zimmerman. I was born in Shelbyville and prior to Norma's ownership the customer service was fantastic. I have spent my whole life in the customer service industry and understand what comes with that...More

1  Thank Darin T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

A really cute place to top off your day! We stopped there for ice cream and was pleasantly surprised. I had COTTON CANDY ice cream...hubby had BUTTER PECAN...very good and creamy! Make this a part of your day and you won't be sorry. The parlor...More

Thank autumnsgma
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Food is awesome and good. Prices are low and seem to stay that way. Servers are excellently trained! HOWEVER do not go in the deep of summer. Either the AC doesn't work well (and hasn't forever) or the owner is too stingy to for-God's-sake TURN...More

Thank Arual B
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We stopped in at the recommendation of the hotel staff and were not disappointed! We had a party of 6 and our bill was less than $60, with most of us ordering burgers, fries & shakes. The food was really good, the staff was friendly....More

Thank lblume91
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We ordered the Nachos,and they was awesome,enough to fill up two people.You get your money's worth, an the staff is very friendly.

Thank Angel V
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Really miss the ice cream from the dairy farm. Now they serve the same ice cream you find at kroger. Lots of memories of grilled cheese and a big glass of farm fresh milk.

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Local owned, family restaurant. Food and service both are good. The employees are always friendly and seem to enjoy their job.

Thank lories661
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The ice cream is fantastic and homemade with lots of flavors. The malts and milkshakes are great. I've never eaten the food.

Thank consm2015
Reviewed 24 January 2017

The food is Hoosier style and tasty! Lots of hospitality and the sundaes are to die for ... especially the Turtle Sundae.

Thank 709UStraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 N Harrison St, Shelbyville, IN 46176-1312
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Shelbyville
  • Phone Number: +1 317-392-4889
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