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Harry's Chocolate Shop

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American, Bar, Pub
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329 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47906-3538
11:00 - 03:30
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Sun 12:00 - 00:30
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 03:30
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Racine, Wisconsin
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135 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Met my son and daughter-in-law in Lafayette for lunch. Both the them are Purdue alumni and insisted on going to Harry's. We had the chicken fries which were great! Never had these before. The pizza's are also very good. Happy they have Guinness on tap. Brought back lots of memories.

Thank pbell123
1 review
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

I've never had trouble getting into Harry's, except for when I went with my brown friend's. Upon being denied, I asked why. The bouncer said it was "too late". It was midnight. I've never had any issue going out to the bars with friend's of different races except here. This is not okay.

Thank Nick E
Harrison Twp
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360 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Lots of history in this corner bar but I was not impressed. I wanted to try the bar favorite buffalo sauce but did not feel I got what I ordered. There was no effort to make sure I was happy... Not the best dinner experience. Too many good restaurants to chose from. Won't be back.

Thank John W
Peoria, Illinois
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154 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

By far one of the very best bars/pubs I've ever been in- the place is an institution and a rite of passage-great drinks- they pour a good one and basic pub food- very old, historic- maybe a little dumpy but oh so fun !

Thank pickEeater13
Sarasota, FL
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94 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly, helpful servers and the best wings I've ever had! Skip the quesadilla and go for a double order of wings!

Thank mlsearles
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Best bar on Purdue's campus in my opinion. They play the best music a mix of everything but of course the best classics that are out there.

Thank Marie H
Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

If you're a fan of fried pickles try the fried banana peppers! Like a fried pickle but with a little kick.

Thank r2dhart
Yuma, Arizona
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

If in need of a relaxing cold beer or prepared drinks, this is the spot in west Lafayette. The most I liked was the music in a smooth talkable volume. In 2019 will be the 100 years anniversary.

Thank rprieto24
West Lafayette, Indiana
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I guess it is a tradition to eat and drink here. I understand that and if you want to connect to the last 100 years of students who have eaten here ok go for it. Not my first choice for stale (in terms of trends not freshness) food. Not my second choice. In fact bottom 10 %. The food is... More 

Thank RAF37621
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016

First of all, there are no chocolates at Harry's Chocolate Shop . . . it is a charming, historic, hole in the wall campus bar. Students have apparently been carving their names & initials in the wooden booths for ages. We just had drinks and popcorn so can't speak to food, but service was friendly and efficient, and we thought... More 

Thank DallasKay

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
11:00 - 03:30
11:00 - 03:30
11:00 - 03:30
11:00 - 03:30
11:00 - 03:30
11:00 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 329 W State St, West Lafayette, IN 47906-3538
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  West Lafayette

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