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MacNiven's

$$ - $$$American, ,
339 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2108
+1 317-632-7268
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“haggis” (27 reviews)
“scotch egg” (30 reviews)
“steak pie” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
339 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2108
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Indianapolis for a USCIS interview at Landmark House, of course, it was the week before the Indy 500 race, so things were a bit crazy! We had been staying at The Inn at the Villa on Old Northside, so a bit of...More

Thank TheScotsman61
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived about 6:15 on a Saturday and there were plenty of tables available. With the typical pub interior of hardwood floors and some exposed brick, it was a bit noisy and became noisier as the crowd grew. Our waitress was engaging and attentive and...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We‘be eaten here number of times, and the food is always dependably good. The haggis, in particular, is very enjoyable and a must-try if you’re not familiar. There’s plenty of good Scottish and British beer, along with some fine single malt whiskey. My issue with...More

Thank MandoDave
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by for a drink with my wife yesterday. Had a great IPA and my wife had a citron vodka. The bar maid was very friendly and the drinks were good. Also, the price was very reasonable. I would like to return and try the...More

Thank TOM H
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great and friendly place. Food was great and plenty...perfect for our visit when needed some comfort food away from home and in cold weather. Waitress (Ruby) was very helpful and great! Would visit again for sure!

Thank SH G
Reviewed 2 April 2018

stopped in for a quick drink before dinner. Seemed like your typical pub, but we were able to score a table quickly, even though it was crowded.

Thank Adamsfamily520
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Went here for Savor downtown week. They had 2 people for $30. We had the beer battered shrimp appetizer, the roast beef matthatten the fish and chips and the bread pudding. The shrimp were very large and the cocktail sauce is great. The matthatten, is...More

Thank Casey R
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Ended up going here twice on my stay in town. Great service, great atmosphere. The food is good too, of course I went with the fish and chips. The fish is great the fries fall flat. They could take the effort to make actual chips....More

Thank ashre28
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Even though it was a Saturday night, the staff was really nice. I read on google about their great food and so I had to go in and taste their roast beef special. It did not disappoint, it was really good. Will definitely go back...More

Thank biker76
Reviewed 13 December 2017

New to the area. We had five choices for lunch in one block. Would not do this one again for lunch again. Uninspiring decor and so-so lunch. The service and draft beer was outstanding. It might be more interesting in the evening with a drinking...More

Thank Veggout
MacNivens, Owner at MacNiven's, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2017

Hello, Welcome to downtown! But...so sorry to hear you did not care for your lunch selection on your visit. Did you let your server know? We would have been happy to bring you something else. And, we actually just finished painting the place so some...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Scottish, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 339 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2108
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-632-7268
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