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Back Home Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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$4.95
Fried Green Tomatoes
Down home favorite sliced green tomatoes, lightly breaded and fried to a golden brown. Served with our special sauce
$4.95
Portabello Mushrooms
Lightly breaded slices of mushrooms fried to a golden brown served with ranch dressing
$3.95
Fried Pickle Spears
Another favorite! Fried breaded pickle spears (with a hint of spice). Served with our special sauce
SALADS​
$6.95
Chicken Salad Stuffed Tomato
Fresh red ripe tomato stuffed with our signature homemade chicken salad on a bed of lettuce and a side of crackers (note: chicken salad contains pecans)..
$6.95
Tuna Salad Stuffed Tomato
Fresh red ripe tomato stuffed with our homemade tuna salad on a bed of lettuce. Market price and a side of crackers.
$3.95
Back Home Dinner Salad
Fresh salad greens served with tomato, cucumbers, cheese and onions, served with your choice of dressing.
$7.95
Grilled Chicken Salad
Crispy, fresh salad greens topped with grilled chicken and salad fixings, tomato, cucumbers, cheddar cheese and onions, served with your choice dressing.
$8.95
Crispy Fried Chicken Tender Salad
Pieces of golden fried chicken breast served on a bed of garden fresh greens and salad fixings, tomato, cucumbers, cheddar cheese and onions, served with your choice of dressing.
SANDWICHES​
$5.95
Chicken Salad Croissant
A flaky croissant with our homemade chicken salad, served with chips. (Note: chicken salad contains pecans)
$5.95
Tuna Salad Croissant
A flaky croissant with our homemade tuna salad, served with chips.
$6.95
Hickory Smoked Barbecue
Tender pork slow smoked over hickory coals for hours in barbecue sauce, served with fries.
$8.95
Amish Country Barbecue
Hickory smoked barbecue, smothered in our homemade coleslaw and sliced onions, served with fries.
ENTREES​
$8.95
Open Face Roast Beef
Two slices of bread topped with real mashed potatoes, smothered in our slow roasted choice beef and rich brown gravy. A family favorite! Served with one vegetable.
$9.95
Back Home Hot Brown
Our version of the kentucky original. Toast topped with ham, turkey, our secret cheese sauce, bacon and tomato. We then bake it to perfection, served with two vegetables or served with salad. W/2 veg and salad
$9.95
Clifty Farm Country Ham
A full center slice of aged clifty farm country ham, oven fried just right (and not too salty). Served with your choice of two vegetables.
$9.95
Country Fried Steak
5 oz. Beef steak breaded and deep fried, then smothered in our rich creamy gravy (my dad's favorite). Served with your choice of two vegetables.
$8.95
Crispy Fried Chicken Tenders
Lightly​ breaded chicken tenders, seasoned and deep fried. Served with two vegetables.
$9.95
Potato Wrapped Cod (Two Fillets)
Two​ premium natural fillets rolled in real idaho potatoes, fried to a crispy golden brown and served with a fresh salad - tomato, cucumbers, cheddar cheese and onions, and your choice of dressing.
$7.95
Potato Wrapped Cod (Single Fillet)
For the lighter appetite, one fillet served with two vegetables or with salad
$8.95
Home Made Meat Loaf
Made with USDA choice lean beaf and seasonings. A family recipe for many years, served with your choice of two vegetables
$7.95
Potato Wrapped Cod (Single Fillet)
Two​ premium natural fillets rolled in real idaho potatoes, fried to a crispy golden brown and served with a fresh salad - tomato, cucumbers, cheddar cheese and onions, and your choice of dressing.
$9.95
Potato Wrapped Cod (Two Fillets)
Two premium natural fillets rolled in real idaho potatoes, fried to a crispy golden brown and served with your choice of two vegetables or with salad
OUR FAVORITES​
$3.95
"In the Beginning" Pinto Beans
It's how we got started! Slow cooked seasoned pinto beans served with our sweet homemade cornbread.
$6.95
Grilled Chicken Ranch Wrap
Grilled chicken, lettuce, tomato, cheese and ranch dressing, all rolled up in a sundried tomato flatbread. Served with fries.
$7.95
Frickle Burger
Our mouth watering, extra thick, charbroiled USDA choice chuck burger, topped with fried pickle spears, lettuce, pickles and special back home sauce. Served with fries.
$6.95
Chicken Tender Basket
Our fried tenders, texas toast, fries and our rich creamy gravy for dipping.
BACK HOME FAVORITES​
$8.95
Fried Green Tomato Burger
It started here first! Our mouth watering, extra thick, charbroiled USDA choice chuck burger, topped with our fried green tomatoes, lettuce, pickles and special back home sauce.. served with fries. (Note: all burgers are oven- baked to medium well – no exceptions)
$6.95
Classic Cheeseburger
Back home's extra thick, charbroiled usda choice chuck burger, American cheese, topped with lettuce, fresh tomato and onion. served with fries. (note: all burgers are oven-baked to medium well – no exceptions)
$7.95
Robby and Tricia's Bacon Lettus Fried Green Tomato Sanwhich (B.L.F.G.T )
Yes, they created a monster! Bacon, lettuce and fried green tomatoes with our special back home sauce on texas toast. Served with fries.
$5.95
Classic BLT
Two slices of texas toast with bacon, lettuce, tomato and mayo, served with fries.
VEGETABLES​
2 veg-1 salad $7.95
1 veg- 1 salad $5.95
Vegetable Plate
For the vegetable lover, you get to choose any two of our homemade vegetables and a fresh salad - tomato, cucumbers, cheddar cheese and onions, and your choice of dressing.
$5.95
Vegetable Plate
For the vegetable lover, you get to choose any three of our homemade vegetables.
BREAD​
$0.50
Dinner Roll
$0.50
Corn Bread
CHILDREN'S MENU​
$3.95
Chicken Strips and Fries
$2.95
Grilled Cheese and Fries
$2.95
Corn Dog and Fries
DRINKS​
$1.95
Fountain (16 Oz)
$1.95
Iced Tea
$1.95
Coffee (Regular)
$1.95
Coffee[Decaf]
About
Old Victorian style home built in 1872. Two stories tall, with bottom floor Resaurant and top floor being Boutique and gift shop. Family owned and operated. Local flavor along with homemade candies, cakes and pies. Accommodations for large or small parties. Dual parking, both on the side and rear across from local Catholic Church. Also, handicabable beside rear of building. Best kept secret in Hardin County
PRICE RANGE
US$3 - US$10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
FEATURES
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 23 November 2018

The atmosphere was good as was the service. I wasn't very impressed with the food prepared for such an occasion. My mother and I didn't want to make a big meal for just the two of us. I thought going to the Back Home Restaurant...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happiness586912
Reviewed 20 November 2018

I have been able to stop here twice for dinner in the last year and both times were super! The food was wonderful, service was top notch and the atmosphere was so cozy! I recommend the BLT(with the fried green tomato) or the open faced...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HighwayDancer
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Go here for great home cooking in a historic home that's been renovated. Seating is in different rooms (like in a house) but there is also an additional space that will hold a larger group if needed. My favorites here are the vegetable plate or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rhondal456
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t all in on this place based on the photos I’ve seen in reviews. If green beans look obviously from a can (kind of dull and limp looking) in customer reviews then that is a tell to me. However, wife read a lot of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tspierce78
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service! Stopped here while traveling for work conference. Not more than 5 minutes off interstate.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dhk213
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We had a very pleasant experience at the Back Home Restaurant. You are made to feel welcome the moment you walk in the door. The lunch menu had some of my favorite regional dishes on it. The chicken fried steak was perfect, crispy on the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RIkiS_11
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped for lunch on our way thru town, so happy we did. Food was delicious. We had the Sweet onion soufle dip, not sure if I spelt that right lol. Very creamy and a lot of flavor. My wife had the BLFGT sandwich she loves...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 1959michaelg
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Meatloaf with two sides plus cornbread was more than filling. OK, the corn pudding combined with the broccoli casserole may have been a little rich for my wife. I, however, opted to go with green beans and corn pudding which worked out fine. Service was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is 30 years old. It is located in a 19 century building near the center of town. Hardwood floors and trim, antiques used as decorative items, lots of booths, a number of rooms, a small outdoor garden, a boutique on the top floor,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank V9334TAlauriem
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and i found this small family style restaurant in a house ... nice selection of meats and veggies ... the place was full at 2,30 in the afternoon ... quick service, good food at a grat price ... it is worth the drive...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Viki H
11 August 2016|
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Response from CrazyTaylor | Reviewed this property |
It would be fine. They have a small outdoor area and in the back area it is pretty open for kids.
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Tom S
3 April 2016|
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Response from Curtis W | Reviewed this property |
This question should be directed to the restaurant rather than patrons. The restaurant has a web page and can be found by searching for "Backhomeresuaurant.coim".
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