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Best Hidden Gem Restaurants Around Indy

Whether you have tried them before, or are hearing about them for the first time, schedule your next dinner out at one of these highly rated hidden gems in and around the city!


Bluebeard 653 Virginian Ave. New American Style restaurant from James Beard Award nominated chef Abbi Merriss, provides innovative shareable dishes in a cozy atmosphere. Black Market 922 Massachusetts Ave. An eclectic and frequently changing menu is served at communal tables in this fun and delicious 21 and over restaurant. Livery 720 N. College Ave. This two story restaurant features a Latin inspired restaurant and an all seasons rooftop patio. Rook 501 Virginia Ave. #101 Check out this casual eatery serving up a contemporary take on Asian-style street food. Tinker Street 402 E 16th St. An ever changing menu featuring the freshest seasonal ingredients elevate this New American restaurant.


Mayfair Taproom 2032 E. 10th St. This full service family friendly pub serves up contemporary English-American fare. The Legend 5614 E. Washington St. This fun family owned café has a covered garden patio, and a menu full of delicious comfort foods.


Rail 211 Park St., Westfield This farm-to-table restaurant showcases the freshest ingredients on a seasonally changing menu, all in the comfort of a converted barn. Bar One Fourteen 114 E. 49th St. Featuring a New American food menu that rotates with the seasons, this quaint speakeasy style restaurant is sure to please. Just Pop In 6406 Cornell Ave. This fun Broadripple eatery has a unique popcorn inspired menu full of unique eats you won’t find anywhere else


Revery 299 W. Main St., Greenwood The hip industrial building sets the perfect background for the New American menu.