Places to eat in Perry County

Carriage Inn

217 Main Street
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-2033

Serving pizza and assorted sandwiches. Beer and wine available.

Hours: Wed & Thur- 3:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Fri & Sat- 3:00PM to 11:00 PM
Sun - 3:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Closed Mon and Tue

Building was built in 1885, was used as a carriage house for the horses and buggies.

Iron Gate Pizza

516 Washington
Cannelton, IN 47520
phone: 812-547-3718

Serving pizza and assorted sandwiches

Hours: Tue thru Sat-4:00 PM to 9:30PM
Fri & Sat- 4:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Closed Sun & Mon

Building was built about 1880 and was called the August Heck Building.

Patio Steak House

Hwy 66
Cannelton, IN 47520
phone: 547-4949
(between Tell City & Cannelton)

Serving steaks, seafood, gourmet sandwiches, salad bar buffet, wine & spirits

Hours: Mon thru Thur- 11:00AM to 9:30 PM
Fri & Sat- 11:00 AM to 10:30 PM
Sun -11:00 AM to 3:00 PM


701 Main Street
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-3333
(corner of Main & Mozart across from City Park)

Serving steaks, seafood, chicken, pasta, pizza, po-boys, sandwiches, beer & wine

Hours: Sun - 4:00 PM to 10:30 PM
Tue thru Fri- 11:00 AM to 10:30 PM
Sat- Noon to 10:30 pm
Pizza Delivery 4:00 PM daily

Pizza Delivery beginning 4:00 pm

Live music on Friday and Saturday evenings. Good Food, Good Music, Good Folks, Good Times, Its Fun!

Building is listed on the National Register, and was built dedicated on Thanksgiving Day, 1894.

Ramsey Tavern

Main Street
Derby, IN 47525
phone: 812-836-2685

Full menu served daily

Hours: Mon thru Sat- 8:30 AM till late evening
Closed Sunday
Salad and Hot Bar- Fri & Sat- 4:30PM to 9:30 PM

Overlooks the Ohio River

Survived the 1997 Flood!!!

Tell Street Cafe

922 Tell Street
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-2579

Serving breakfast, plate lunches, short orders, homemade pies. HOME COOKING !

Hours: Mon thru Thur- 5:00 AM to 7:00PM
Fri- 5:00 AM to 8:00PM
Sat - 5:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Sun: Closed
All you can eat catfish fiddler buffet- 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM


510 Main Street
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-7234

Serving breakfast, plate lunches, (REAL MASHED POTATOES) also a varied menu- Singapore noodles, pot-a bella mushrooms, hot browns, etc. Good Homemade Food!

Hours: Sun thru Thur- 5:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Fri & Sat- 5:30 AM to 8:00 PM

Old historic building has a pressed tin ceiling and exposed brick walls.

Edies Country Kitchen

218 S 7th
Cannelton, IN 47520
phone: 812-547-5065

Serving breakfast specials, plate lunches daily and homemade pies and cakes. COUNTRY COOKING! Located in Historic Cannelton.

Hours: Mon thru Fri- 4:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Sat & Sun- 4:30 AM to 2:00 PM

Freezer Cafe

626 Main
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-8814

Serving breakfast anytime, plate lunches, homemade pies and cobblers. Nice atmosphere, fast & friendly service, BEST HOMEMADE PIES IN TOWN!

Hours: Mon thru Thur- 4:30 AM to 7:30 PM
Fri- 4:30 AM, open all night
Sat- Open all day and night
Sun- Open all day, close at 7:30 PM

King Chef

SR 66
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-1116
( Lincoln Park Plaza Shopping Center)

Serving Chinese food, daily buffet, full menu, carry out available.

Hours: Mon thru Thur- 10:30 AM to 9:30 PM
Fri & Sat- 10:30 AM to 10:00 PM
Sun- 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Fiesta Grande Mexican Restaurant

SR 66
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-7110
phone: 812-547-3474 Ext 171
(Next to Day Stop Hotel )

Hours: Mon thru Thur- 11:00AM to 10:00 PM
Fri & Sat- 11:00 AM to 10:30 PM
Sun- 11:00 AM to 9:30PM

Serve authentic Mexican, fajitas, chimichanga, enchiladas and more. The best margaritas in town, imported beer. Specials Monday thru Thursdays. $2.00 Margaritas Monday and Thursday. Carry out available.

Borderline Cantina open every day 6:00 PM to 3:00AM, Sundays serving liquor from 1:00PM till Midnight. Phone: 812-547-3474 ext. 171


Rumors Bar & Grill

537 N 7th Street
Cannelton, IN 47520
phone: 547-5064

Serving breakfast, lunch buffet daily, salad bar, specializing in BBQ ribs, pork and mutton, fiddlers, steaks, seafood including frog legs. Family Room. Cocktails, beer and wine available.

Sunday thru Wednesday- all you can eat lunch buffet -11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Thursday buffet - all you can eat buffet- 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Friday night buffet- all you can eat fish -11:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday night buffet- all you can eat - 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM

Hours- Mon thru Sunday-5:00 AM to Midnight
Kitchen open till 9:00 PM

New Boston Tavern

SR 545
Troy, IN 47588
phone: 547-5539
(5 miles north of Troy)

Breakfast served until 10:30 AM daily ( breakfast special- 4oz ribeye, toast, 2 eggs, fried potatoes, for $5.00). Family Room. Every day serving sandwiches, short orders, taco salad, chef salad, soups, wine and liquor. Located in a county setting.

Thur., Fri., and Sat. - 4:00 pm to 9:30 pm -- serving special dinners (prime rib, rib eyes, pork chops, fiddlers, catfish fillets, frog legs, chicken, pork steaks, BBQ pork dinners, pork loin)

Hours: Monday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday thru Fridays- 7:00AM to 10:00 PM
Sat- 5:30 AM to Midnight
Sundays:- Nov 1st to April 1st - 2:00PM to 8:00PM
Closed most Sundays during the summer unless large group with reservations made in advance.

Buehlers Buy- Low - Gabes Deli

212 SR 66 E
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 547-9418

Hours: Everyday- 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Serving plate lunches of meatloaf, turkey, rotisserie chicken, fried chicken or ham with assorted vegetables. Salads, deli sandwiches, pizza, burritos, spaghetti. No breakfast.

Nobles IGA Cafe

Hwy 37
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 547-3556

Serving breakfast, plate lunches, hot sandwiches and deli sandwiches. Located in the grocery store.

Hours: Mon- Sat- 6:00AM- 4:00PM
Sun- 7:00 AM- 1:00 PM

Betty Ray's Landing

17533 Parks Road
Magnet, IN 47520
phone: 812-843-5116
(Magnet is a short distance off SR 66)

Famous for our fiddlers, fish, broasted chicken and steaks. Dine in/Carry out. Family room available. Karaoke every Friday. 

Mon thru Thur - 11:00AM to 8:00 PM
Fri & Sat- 11:00 AM to ?
Sun- Noon to 8:00 PM
Hours vary according to business - open late when needed.

Bill & Dave's Smokin' Pit

1525 11th St.
Tell City, IN 47586


General Delivery
Leopold, IN 47551
phone: 843-5548

located 1 block off the main road on Washington Street. Favorite restaurant of deer hunters. Family Room. Serving steaks, frog legs, pizza, strombolies, chicken, livers & gizzards, sandwiches, cocktails, beer, & wine.

Hours: Closed Monday
Tue thru Thur- 10:00AM to ? (Late) Kitchen closes at 9:00PM (later if busy)
Fri & Sat- 10:00 AM to ? (Late) Kitchen closes at 10:00 PM (later if busy)
Sun- Noon to 11:00 PM (Kitchen closed at 7:00 pm (open later during deer season)

Frost Top

947 Main Street
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 812-547-7280

Open: The 1st Full Week in March on a Monday, Closed end of October.

Outdoor seating on picnic tables. Serving "The Best Root Beer in the United States". Also serving orbit burgers, foot long hot dogs, sandwiches, cheese sticks, grilled chicken, fresh grilled tenderloin, ice cream, floats, shakes, malts.

Call ahead & drive through for faster service.

Hours: Mon thru Sat- 10:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Closed Sundays

The building was built in 1955 in the Art Deco Style with Neon Lights.

Killers Pizza

620 Washington St.
Cannelton, IN 47520
phone: 812-547-3144

Located at the corner of 7th & Washington. Carry out & Free Delivery Only. Serving pizza, sandwiches & fried chicken

Hours: Sunday thru Thur- 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Fri & Sat- 4:00 PM to Midnight

Hoosier Heights Country Club

State Road 237
Tell City, IN 47586
phone: 547-2196
(Corner of Mozart & 237)

Continental menu- salads, soups, hot sandwiches, daily chefs specials. Excellent view of the golf course, the river, and the area.

Open to the public:
Tue. thru Fri.- 11:00am to 2:00pm
(no alchohol served to the public)
Open to members only -evenings and weekends

Italian Eateries

516 Main St.
Tell City, IN 47586

Mon. - Thurs. 11am to 9:30pm
Fri. 11am to 10pm
Sat. / Sun. 4pm to 9:30pm

Located in the old Tell City Post Office building, Ryjo's was opened in 2004. Serving pizza, pastas, sandwiches, salads, and more.

Fast Food Restaurants are located on Hwy 66 in Tell City

Taco Bell
Papa Johns
Long John Silvers
Pizza Hut
Subway Sandwich Shop
Pizza Inn

Restaurants outside Perry County

Schnitzelbank- Jasper, IN
Blue River Café - Milltown, IN
Overlook Restaurant- Leavenworth, IN
Riverview- Hawesville, KY