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Viking chili Bowl

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105 East US Hwy 30, Valparaiso, IN
+1 219-462-0800
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Valparaiso, Indiana
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely Great Big Breakfast. All two egg selections are three eggs. Excellent coffee. Very good burgers and other sandwiches for lunch - Soup & sandwich choices are many

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Thank hgwilk1
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very special to me as I used to come here with my dad often before he passed away. Service has always been good, food is tasty. My only complaint is it truly needs a good cleaning. The nooks and crannys need it bad. They are always so so busy the same things get overlooked and as I... More 

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Thank Explorerfam5
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVE this place. Great food, great portion size, fast, friendly service & inexpensive!! Has it all!!

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Thank Susan M
1 review
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I don't agree with the person who said it's a greasy spoon. Just a nice down-to-earth, well-kept family diner with very friendly service. Don't expect gourmet or anything fancy. Simple but tasty, and a simple price. Large selection and willing to customize your order. We especially like their ham and take some home if we don't eat it with our... More 

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Thank Linda F
Crown Point, Indiana
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

stopped in for breakfast on our way to shop and was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. The place was very clean, good customer service and a delicious breakfast at reasonable prices.

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Thank randydz62
Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Food and service are excellent esp. Breakfast and lunch. Homemade biscuits. Great coffee...senior menu too.

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Thank Gloria Z
Valparaiso, Indiana
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Don't set your expectations too high. It's a decent breakfast at a reasonable price. The chili is, oddly enough, probably the worst I have ever had, though I know people who love it.

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Thank boilerjeff21
Valparaiso, Indiana
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193 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

One of my favorites in Valpo. Great food, friendly service and nice place to eat and relax. I had the cinnamon swirl French toast and my wife had the strawberry pancakes. Food came out quickly and was terrific. Love going here.

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Thank Joe S
Merrillville, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 June 2016

By far my favorite place for breakfast. Its always fast no matter how busy they get and the gals working there are super friendly. i highly recommend a visit.

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Thank armymom320
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Local, inexpensive, fast and friendly service, solidly decent food. Just came across it while on the road. What more could I ask for? I had the cinnamon swirl french toast and was very happy with it. Liked the family atmosphere.

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Thank Ellen H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 East US Hwy 30, Valparaiso, IN
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Valparaiso
  • Phone Number: +1 219-462-0800

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