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Nightlife vibrant, diverse in Indy
The Indy business community is well-aware of the appetite one can develop from enjoying this city's many activities. So before heading out for the evening, let the local restaurants, cafes, and assorted dining options keep you fueled for the nighttime fun. Here you'll find plenty of locally owned and chain restaurants, featuring ethnic and international dishes, fine cuisine, and those indispensable fast-food meals for when you're in a hurry. One of the main nightlife sections is in downtown. Some of the popular places to eat here include Elements, R. Bistro, Taste Café and Marketplace, or at St. Elmo Steak House, all of which specialize in American regional dishes. For more eclectic offerings, travel 15 minutes north of downtown to the artsy Broad Ripple Village. Here you'll find a mix of bistros, boutiques, and other shops and eateries, including Indian food at Shalimar. After some great food, you're ready for Indy's top-notch night spots. The Chatterbox Tavern in downtown features live jazz most nights of the week. For blues, you can't beat the historic Slippery Noodle Inn, a bar established more than 150 years ago. At Broad Ripple, you can dance to rock music at the Rock Lobster club or enjoy some jazz at the Jazz Kitchen. Whether fast and loud or slow and quiet, you'll find it in Indianapolis.

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The Landing 5 star(s)
“I would have never thought to eat at a restaurant in a hotel until I purchased a gift certificate from Restaurant.Com. When you are waiting in line for over an hour to dine I would suggest driving to the Crowne Hotel an... ”

Mr Fuel 5 star(s)
“One of Indianapolis' best kept little secrets. The service and atmosphere are perfect for those that love comfort food. The employees are helpful and courteous. It is a truck stop with a diner that is worth going out of ... ”

Gallagher's II Irish Pub 5 star(s)
“What a great experience we had. I took my family here to eat and enjoyed my time there. We ordered pizza(always delicious) and my daughter was able to have fun in the play room. She had so much fun she didnt want to l... ”

Edelweiss Restaurant 5 star(s)
“The food is excellent. There is a German Buffet evry Wednesday that is outstanding. You have the opportunity to sample a number of German dishes or you may order from the Menu. Either way , you get great food and pleasan... ”

His Place Eatery 5 star(s)
“VERY GOOD FOOD!!! Friendly staff and the owner comes to your table to make sure your meal is perfect!”

Eduardo's 5 star(s)
“While it looks like a fast food burger place on the outside, the family run restaurant has excellent Philippine food!”

China Buffet Restaurant 4 star(s)
“I have been going to this place for years...The food and service has been consistently great. It is flavorful and fresh. Many Chinese Buffets have dried out chicken but not this place! The chicken has always been moist a... ”

Ez's Fusion Zone 2 star(s)
“The most recent and probably last time I went there my girlfriend & i had a very unprofessional experience. They recently consolidated their menu & took the buffalo chicken pizza away. We asked the kitchen manager if we ... ”

Sushi on the Rocks 4 star(s)
“Great place to come with friends or on a date Pretty cool sushi joint here with half-priced sushi on Monday and $6 Martinis. I really like the atmosphere. If you sit at the bar you can watch them make sushi and you get ... ”

Havana Cafe 4 star(s)
“So-so service made up for by tremendous food! Okay, let's begin with the cons. The service wasn't the best I've ever experienced. It was a little inconsistent, like the servers were overwhelmed, but the place wasn’t a... ”