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Experience Fine Dining and Shopping at The RittenHouse in Bluffton, Indiana
218 South Main Street
Bluffton, Indiana 46714
For lunch, dinner or brunch, for your banquet, rehearsal dinner or reception, The RittenHouse offers the utmost in elegance. With ice sculptures, full-service bar, dance floor, music accomodations, champagne fountains, private rooms, elegant banquet rooms and antiques galore, you will find your visit becomes a memorable occasion. This Victorian mansion is lovingly, painstakingly restored and decorated. The Rittenhouse family is experienced in the hospitality industry.
Lynda’s Gift Shoppe and The Shoppes Upstairs are all open whenever the restaurant is open. See some of the beautiful ideas in the pictures below.
Sunday Brunch Buffet: 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday through Thursday: 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Saturday: 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Sunday Brunch Buffet
Sunday Brunch from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. features a selection of meats, potato casserole, vegetables, Belgian waffles, quiche, soup and salad buffet, homemade breads and a dessert buffet. Adults are $9.95, children ages 5-10 are $5.95 and little people under five years old are $1.95. Private rooms are available for the brunch or any other time.
All major credit cards accepted, including Diners Club International.
If you are coming from far away, the restaurant is on State Road 1 across from the Caylor-Nickel Medical Center, just a bit south of the Courthouse.
Here in the room for receptions, where brunch is served, all the views are artfully designed.
Here’s part of the new addition to the RittenHouse. This balcony, viewed from the reception/brunch room, would be the perfect place to throw the bouquet from.
Scene from one of the gift shop rooms. This is not your father’s Oldsmobile! All the items are remarkable and lovely.
Here is yet another balcony in the Rittenhouse.
Each room in the Rittenhouse is unique. This elegant sitting room seats about 14 people for a dinner meeting or a working luncheon, a shower or romantic anniversary dinner.
This chandelier graces yet another beautiful dining room. This room seats about 12 people too.
The window on a stair landing from yet another dining room going up to more shoppes.
Who is this mysterious lady who greets you as you step inside? Maybe it’s Aunt Ritzy.
The following are a few of the gifts available upstairs in The Shoppes>
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27 May 1998