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Food and restaurants in Indianapolis

Top restaurants

New American Restaurant
“Oh my. This place has won global awards for good reasons. Get there early because there's usually a wait!”
  • 87 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“Named after a novel of Indianapolis’ own Kurt Vonnegut this gem features hand made care in all they do. In house made or locally sourced each appetizer or entree was thoughtful, inventive and delicious. ”
  • 81 locals recommend
Burger Joint
“Bru Burger has everything from burgers to pasta to everything in between. The food is always consistent and will not break the bank. ”
  • 55 locals recommend
Bar
“Upscale intimate restaurant and wine bar - the burgers are voted one of the best in the city. Dinner menu changes with the seasons to take full advantage of the flavors of fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options are abundant, and clearly marked on the menu. Dinner only Reservations recommended 21 and over”
  • 44 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Tacos, tequila and beer. Can be pretty busy and a little loud on the weekends but great lunch and dinner spot.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Eagle has delicious fried chicken and homestyle comfort food. Their mac and cheese, grilled cheese, biscuits and/or any type of fried chicken are highly recommended.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Contemporary chic spot with cool atmosphere, uniquely delicious food, and live music weekend nights. This is one of our family’s absolute favorite spots in all of downtown Indy. If you go you may just run into us! (Reservations recommended)”
  • 42 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Cheery hangout with a warm vibe serving globally-influenced bar fare with craft beer & wine.”
  • 39 locals recommend

Cafes

New American Restaurant
“Oh my. This place has won global awards for good reasons. Get there early because there's usually a wait!”
  • 87 locals recommend
Cafe
“In Fountain Square neighborhood. Great neighborhood feel. Everybody gathers at Fletchers”
  • 39 locals recommend
Bakery
“Cake Bake is a wonderful and lovely setting for desserts. It's a local shop and is decorated to the max. The desserts all have edible glitter. It's a place not to miss. A reservation is highly recommended.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Cafe
“ Chill coffee, wine, and beer cafe where people go to both work and socialize.”
  • 26 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Great breakfast and food options. Part of the 'Patachou Foundation' - network of Indy based restaurants providing meals to food-insecure school children and teaches them to create healthy habits.”
  • 19 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“The hype for brunch in Indy is all about Milktooth, but if you want an equally as delicious brunch without a two hour wait, enjoy the vibe, food, drinks, and service at Garden Table. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Café
“Hands down, the best brunch in town. Try their cinnamon toast...amazing. There is also a location in Broad Ripple if you prefer to go north.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
“Locally owned coffee shop close to our location. Walkable in good weather.”
  • 17 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“Cake Bake is a wonderful and lovely setting for desserts. It's a local shop and is decorated to the max. The desserts all have edible glitter. It's a place not to miss. A reservation is highly recommended.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Large store that has groceries and pretty much everything else you could need.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bakery
“This Jewish style deli does not mess around and offers a wide selection of mouth watering deli meats and sandwiches. (0.6 miles away)”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great bread, scones, and cookies. If you're looking for gluten free try the financier or the chocolate buckwheat cookie!”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bakery
“This place is very unique, during the week it is a specialty desert shop that sells macaroons, and other pastries. On the weekends they serve breakfast! The crepes are awesome and the food is very fresh. You can also book cooking classes with them! ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bakery
“THE...I repeat...THE Indianapolis donut shop. Nothing compares plain and simple. Expect to wait and bring cash (they don't accept cards). AMAZING donuts!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bakery
“Local donut shop that specializes in amazing and creative donuts. It's a perfect stop for breakfast or a fun treat! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Just a few minutes down the road - very large grocery store with reasonable prices. Lots of other shops nearby also. To get here, turn left at the stop light at the complex entrance then left at Crawfordsville Road (by the light at CVS). Kroger is about 5 miles on your left.”
  • 2 locals recommend