Restaurants Near JW Marriott Indianapolis
Bazbeaux Pizza: With three locations including one Downtown, this place has all kinds of pizzas to choose from, from traditional toppings like pepperoni, sausage, green peppers and black olives, to exotic toppings like Cajun chicken, Cajun shrimp, avocado and eggplant. The pizzas are made with a blend of provolone and mozzarella cheeses and homemade tomato sauce. www.bazbeaux.com
Big Lug Canteen: Located at 1435 E 86th Street, this place is known for its classic dishes with a twist. Try the cauliflower wings, the bahn and lug poutine or the Nashville hot chicken sandwich. There’s also a number of local beers. sahmsalehouse.com/nora/
Blubeard: Located at 653 Virginia Avenue in Indy’s oldest neighborhood inside a renovated 1924 warehouse, this place has a daily rotating menu featuring lemon spaghetti, roasted cauliflower and pierogis. It also serves oysters, salads, meatloaf and pizza. bluebeardindy.com
Bru Burger Bar: Located at 10 Massachusetts Avenue, you can enjoy burgers, fries, shakes and salads at this place. There’s also a variety of local craft beers to try. This restaurant is also known for its BBQ nachos. bruburgerbar.com/Locations/Bru-Indy/
Caplinger’s Fresh Catch: Located at 7460 Shadeland Avenue, this family-owned restaurant has been an Indy seafood staple for more than 125 years. It’s known for its variety of grilled and fried fish sandwiches as well as calamari, scallops, octopus and lobster. caplingersfreshcatch.com
Café Patachou $$ American restaurant | 0.4 miles from JW Marriott | 9 min walk
225 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 632-0765 | Menu: cafepatachou.com
Eclectic daytime plates served with fair-trade coffees & drinks in bright, hip digs.
Dick's Last Resort - Indianapolis $$ Southern restaurant | 0.4 miles from JW Marriott | 9 min walk
111 W Maryland St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 608-2456 | Menu: dickslastresort.com
Restaurant chain where gruff staffers serve a Southern-style menu in a rowdy roadhouse environment.
(The) Eagle: Located at 310 Massachusetts Avenue | (317) 929-1799
Menu: fried chicken, comfort food. eaglerestaurant.com
Fogo de Chão $$$ Brazilian steakhouse restaurant | 0.8 miles from JW Marriott | 16 min walk
117 E Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 638-4000 | Menu: fogodechao.com
Upscale Brazilian chain for all-you-can-eat meat carved tableside plus an extensive salad bar.
Reservations: fogodechao.com, opentable.com
Good Morning Mama’s Cafe: Located at 1001 E 54th Street, this popular brunch spot is known for its omelets, Mexican breakfast tacos, French toast and Pasta Mama (spaghetti with eggs and pancetta bacon). It’s also a great spot to enjoy a mimosas or bloody mary. goodmorningmamas.com
Goose the Market: Located at 2503 N Delaware Street, this eatery is also a grocery store and butcher shop known for its stacked charcuterie boards with thinly sliced meets and cheeses. There are also sandwiches, fresh fish, local craft beers and gelato. goosethemarket.com
Harry & Izzy's $$$$ American restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
In Circle Centre Mall, 153 Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 635-9594 | Menu: harryandizzys.com
Upscale steakhouse with a notable wine selection & a contemporary spin on chops, seafood & pizza.
Reservations: harryandizzys.com, opentable.com
Iaria’s Italian Restaurant: Located at 317 S College Avenue, this family-owned Italian restaurant is known for its chicken tortellini with tomato cream sauce, fettuccini with clams and thin crust pizza. iariasrestaurant.com
Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza: With locations in Irvington, Greenwood and Lawrence, this neighborhood pizza place also serves local beers, soups, sandwiches and salads. Don’t leave without trying its goat cheese marinara. jockamopizza.com
Livery: Located at 720 N College Avenue, this Latin-inspired restaurant used to be a horse stable. The menu includes variety of empanadas, and ensaladas. Locals enjoy its paella along with the skirt steak with chipotle dry rub and chipotle butter. There are also dozens of tequilas to choose from. www.livery-restaurant.com
Loughmiller's Pub & Eatery $$ Restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
301 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 638-7380 | Menu: loughmillerspub.com
Upbeat tavern doling out burgers, sandwiches & other American pub grub in relaxed environs.
Mama Carolla’s Old Italian Restaurant: Located at 1031 E. 54th Street, this dinner spot serves classic Italian dishes like beef lasagna and creamy tomato bolognese. Don’t leave without trying a cannoli or some of its homemade ricotta cake. mamacarollas.com
Mesh: Located at 725 Massachusetts Avenue | (317) 955-9600
Menu: Soups, salads, seafood, steaks. meshrestaurants.com
Mikado $$$ Japanese restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
148 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 972-4180 | Menu: indymikado.com
Stylish sushi spot offers classic & French-Japanese fusion fares plus curtained private booths.
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Milktooth: Located at 534 Virginia Avenue, this place was once named one of the best restaurants in the world by Conde Nast Traveler. The garage turned restaurant is open for breakfast and brunch serving dishes like chocolate babka French toast, Dutch baby with local apples, cinnamon and whipped ricotta, and smoked turkey matzo ball soup. milktoothindy.com
Mug-n-Bun: Located at 5211 W 10th Street, this drive-in restaurant is known for its huge tenderloins as well as its hand-dipped onion rings. Don’t forget to try its homemade root beer or indulge in a milkshake. mug-n-bun.com
Nada $$ Mexican restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
11 W Maryland St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 638-6232 | Menu: eatdrinknada.com
Hip choice for classic Mexican fare & cocktails served in a bright space.
Reservations: opentable.com (preferred by this business)
(The) Old Spaghetti Factory: Located at 210 S. Meridian Street | (317) 635-6325
Menu: Traditional Italian. osf.com
Pearl Street Pizzeria & Pub $$ Pizza restaurant | 0.7 miles from JW Marriott | 14 min walk
65 E Pearl St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 638-3110 | Menu: pearlstreetpizzeria.com
Microbrews, salads, sandwiches & build-your-own pies in a family-friendly eatery with a bar & TVs.
PF Chang's: Located at 49 W Maryland St. | (317) 974-5747
Menu: Chinese. pfchangs.com
(The) Rathskeller: Located at 401 E Michigan Street, this is the place to get authentic German food including pork schnitzel, sauerbraten and rouladen. There’s also dozens of German beers on draft. rathskeller.com
Rick’s Cafe Boatyard: Located at 4050 Dandy Trail on the waterfront of Eagle Creek’s Reservoir, this place is known for serving fresh seafood, steaks, pastas and craft cocktails. It’s also a great place to catch the Indy sunset. ricksboatyard.com (Not Downtown)
Ruth's Chris Steak House $$$$ Steak house | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
In Circle Centre Mall, 45 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 633-1313 | Menu: ruthschris.com
Outpost of upmarket steakhouse chain known for sizzling, butter-topped beef in an elegant setting
Sahm’s Tavern and Big Lug Taproom: There are 10 locations across the city featuring soups, salads, wood-fired pizza, chicken, tacos, steak and meatloaf. sahmstavern.com
Shapiro’s Deli: Located at 808 S Meridian Street, this place has been an Indy staple since 1905. All of your traditional Jewish deli favorites are here including a variety of soups and sandwiches like corned beef, pastrami on rye, matzo ball soup and apricot regelach. shapiros.com
Slippery Noodle Inn $$ - $$$ AmericanBarPub | 0.7 miles from JW Marriott | 15 min walk
372 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1193 | 317-631-6974 | Menu: slipperynoodle.com
Indiana’s Oldest Bar. Est. 1850
Spoke & Steele $$ New American restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 10 min walk
123 Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 737-1616 | Menu: spokeandsteele.com
Contemporary dining lounge featuring creative regional cuisine, plus classic & signature cocktails.
Reservations: spokeandsteele.com, opentable.com
St. Elmo Steak House $$$$ Steak house | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 10 min walk
In Circle Centre Mall, 127 Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 635-0636 | Menu: stelmos.com
Historic & stately wining & dining destination known for its steaks & seafood, plus cocktail lounge. Home of the famous shrimp cocktail appetizer.
Reservations: stelmos.com, opentable.com
Tavern On South $$ New American restaurant | 0.4 miles from JW Marriott | 8 min walk
423 W South St, Indianapolis, IN 46225 | (317) 602-3115 | Menu: tavernonsouth.com
Modern comfort food & cocktails in a polished space with an upstairs deck & several TVs.
Thai Paradise Thai restaurant | 0.6 miles from JW Marriott | 12 min walk
137 W Market St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 822-8382 | Menu: thaiparadiseindianapolis.com
Thai favorites, from curries to noodles, served in this cozy spot with a vibrant, funky interior.
The Capital Grille $$$$ Fine dining restaurant | 0.6 miles from JW Marriott | 12 min walk
40 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 423-8790 | Menu: thecapitalgrille.com
Outpost of the upscale steakhouse chain offers classic American fare in a clubby, refined setting.
Reservations: thecapitalgrille.com, opentable.com
Tony's of Indianapolis $$$$ Steak house | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
110 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 638-8669 | Menu: tonysofindianapolis.com
Choice steaks & seafood presented in a roomy, sophisticated setting with an extensive wine list.
Reservations: tonysofindianapolis.com, opentable.com
Union 50: Located at 620 N East Street, has live music multiple nights of the week. Locals love the sharables like the beef tartar and poutine. Entrees include steamed mussels and beef tenderloin. union-50.com
Weber Grill Restaurant $$ Steak house | 0.6 miles from JW Marriott | 12 min walk
10 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 636-7600 | Menu: webergrillrestaurant.com
Steaks, BBQ & other American fare in a casually refined setting with a patio overlooking Downtown.
Reservations: webergrillrestaurant.com, opentable.com
(The) Workingman’s Friend: Located at 234 N Belmont Avenue, this cash-only, 21+ restaurant serves burgers and domestic beers on tap. Locals rave about its breaded tenderloin. On Facebook
Yard House $$ New American restaurant | 0.5 miles from JW Marriott | 11 min walk
15 W Maryland St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 | (317) 917-4408 | Menu: yardhouse.com
High-end sports-bar chain with a huge menu of New American fare & an extensive list of draft beers.
Reservations: yardhouse.com, opentable.com
Yats: With multiple locations, this place is known for its fast Cajun and Creole food, including crawfish etouffee and gumbo. yatscajuncreole.com