Breakfast ,Close to the hotels

  • Lincoln Square

    5024 E 56th St, Indianapolis, IN 46226
    Relaxed daytime diner doling out breakfast classics, plus sandwiches, burgers & salads

  • Just Judy’s

    5018 E 62nd St, Indianapolis, IN 46220
    Classic American Diner.

Kitschy Restaurants

  • Lotus Garden

    49 Mercator Dr, Greenwood, IN 46143
    Old-school Chinese staples plus burgers, steaks & a full bar served in a locale open for over 40 years.

  • Heidelberg Haus Café

    7625 Pendleton Pike, Indianapolis, IN 46226
    Cozy, old-school German cafe & gift shop serving house-baked specialties & Bavarian goods.

  • Steer Inn

    5130 E 10th St, Indianapolis, IN 46219 
    Diner style restaurant long-lived, down-home fixture for a vast American menu of omelets, fried chicken, pizzas & pies.

  • Iaria’s

    Italian Restaurant 317 S College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46202
    Open since 1933, this extra-homey, family-run institution dishes up classic pasta dinners & pizzas.

  • Rathskeller

    401 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
    German restaurant Soaring indoor/outdoor spot for Bavarian ambiance, German-American beer & food, plus live music

  • Red Key Tavern

    5170 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46205
    Old school tavern Cash-only neighborhood saloon offering drinks, American pub grub & more in an unpretentious space

Fountain Square Building
1111 Prospect St, Indianapolis, IN 46203

  • Atomic Bowl

    Duckpin bowling Bowling alley featuring vintage 1950s equipment & memorabilia, plus pool table, jukebox, cafe & bar

  • Smokehouse

    On Shelby (barbecue) Historic theater with a retro vibe houses this informal BBQ restaurant serving smoked meats & sides, and swing dancing.

  • Imbibe Bar

    Retro–style joint with Gatsby-era craft cocktails, local draft beers & bar bites, plus a game room food

Music Venues of Interest

  • Chatterbox

    435 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204
    Local jazz is the highlight of this intimate bar serving drinks & a limited menu amid quirky decor.

  • Slippery Noodle

    372 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46225
    Indiana’s oldest bar features a huge American menu, live blues bands & loads of atmosphere.

  • Melody Inn

    3826 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208
    Rockabilly, rock, & punk Bar, open since 1935, featuring an eclectic lineup of live music plus pool & classic arcade games.

  • Jazz Kitchen

    5377 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220
    Live jazz & Latin dancing in a clubby venue serving American fare with Cajun & Caribbean accents.

Antiquing

  • Midland Arts & Antiques Market

    907 E Michigan St
    
Indianapolis, IN 46202
    Friday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Sunday 12:00 – 5:00 pm
    Monday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    midlandathome.com
    (317) 267-9005

    Broad Ripple Vintage

    824 E 64th St
    
Indianapolis, IN 46220
    Friday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Saturday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Sunday 2:00 – 5:00 pm
    Monday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
    broadripplevintage.com
    (317) 255-4135

    Queen Bee Vintage

    111 E 16th St

    Indianapolis, IN 46202
    Friday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Saturday 12:00 – 5:00 pm
    (317) 916-8125

  • Olde Shadeland Antique Mall Shadeland Shoppes

    3444 Shadeland Ave
    Indianapolis, IN 46226
    oldeshadelandantiquemall.com
    (317) 546-2402

    Carmel Old Town Antique Mall

    38 W Main St
    Carmel, IN 46032
    Friday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    Saturday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    Sunday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    Monday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
    carmeloldtownantiquemall.com
    (317) 566-1908

Sightseeing
Visit Indy

  • Mai Tai Restaurant 
Kahuna Lounge

    Restaurant no longer in operation
Interesting architecture.
    3815 N. Shadeland Ave.
    Indianapolis, IN 46226

  • Indianapolis Motor Speedway

    4790 W 16th St
    Indianapolis, IN 46222
    The Hall of Fame Museum is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
    Open: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (ET) March – October.
    10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (ET) November – February.

    Extended Hours April 3 – 6, 2015. These dates are listed as follows:
    Open: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. (ET) April 3
    8 a.m. – 6 p.m. (ET) April 4
    8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (ET) April 5
    8 a.m. – 6 p.m. (ET) April 6
    Note: Indianapolis is in the Eastern Time Zone, which is the same time zone as New York and one hour ahead of Chicago time. The Museum has extended hours during race events.

    For more information, contact the museum welcome desk at (317) 492-6784.

    indianapolismotorspeedway.com