Lil’ Charlie’s Restaurant and Brewery, located in downtown Batesville, Indiana, offers an exceptional menu, local and national craft beers and great specialty drinks including our very own Lil' Charlie's Evan Williams Single Barrel Bourbon. We are proud to have an impressively large menu, filled with a variety of dishes to serve any appetite. From our Build Your Own Burger and USDA choice-aged steaks to our entree specialty salads, we have a little something for everyone. Indoor and outdoor patio dining is available for lunch or dinner to create the perfect mix of atmosphere and delicious food and drinks!

In addition to our food menu, Lil’ Charlie’s Restaurant and Brewery is also dedicated to bringing you excellent beer, handcrafted by our two master brewers. Our craft beer menu is perfect for pairing with our delicious food items. Our own craft beers include Rear View Blonde Ale, Trail Cutter Brown Ale, Nobbler Pale Ale, and several seasonal favorites.

Whatever brings you to Lil’ Charlie’s Restaurant and Brewery, we hope you enjoy your dining experience!  We do take reservations for any night of the week and we highly recommend reservations for weekend dining and groups.  Hope to see you soon!


LiL' Charlie's Restaurant & Brewery Hours:

Monday-Thursday 11am-9pm*
Friday 11am-10pm*
Saturday 11am-10pm*
Sunday: 11am-9pm
*Extended Bar Hours Available













2013 - 17 Winner of the "Certificate of Excellence" From Trip Advisor!

2017 Voted Ripley and Franklin County Best in the following Categories:

Best Waitress - Lauren L

Best Restaurant for Dinner

Best Hamburger

Best Steak

Best Restaurant

Best Live Entertainment on Summer Patio



Try our Lil' Charlie's Evan Williams Single Barrel Bourbon. Our Lil' Charlie's family has teamed up with the Evan Williams family and created this one of a kind Single Barrel Bourbon Bottled exclusively for Lil' Charlie's Restaurant & Brewery! This 2004 vintage dated bourbon holds its own against any Bourbon on the shelf. We picked the barrel, so we know it is good!