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St. Elmo Steak House

127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
+1 317-635-0636
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp cocktail” (1,394 reviews)
“steak” (1,367 reviews)
“navy bean soup” (106 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place. old Indianapolis atmosphere but steaks cooked perfectly. Service is top notch. If you want to impress your guest then this is the place for you.

Thank johnjoy8
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for coming in.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On my flight to Indy for a conference a passenger on my flight recommended St. Elmo. My friend wanted steak for dinner, and I knew just the place. This is truly a traditional steak house. The staff is professional and friendly. Our meal was excellent!...More

Thank SoCal16
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. You have a lot of options for an exceptional dining experience in Indy and we are honored you chose us. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was extremely fresh and hot. They also had their on take on shrimp cocktail, St. Elmo style. It had a kick, but it was delicious and so was my seabass.

Thank qxgtuj
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, especially the shrimp cocktail. We hope to see you again soon—cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

st elmos is an Indianapolis tradition. Our go to place for special occasions. You can count on the consistency of the food and the service.

Thank Beth C
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for coming in.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

St. Elmos's is a landmark in Indiana. Serving celebrities from around the world and anyone who is a part of sports has dined here. All of this aside regular folks such as my husband and I have had the wonderful experience of eating the best...More

Thank Linda F
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us. And we appreciate you taking the time to leave your review. We hope to serve you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

St Elmo's is one of the last classic non-chain steakhouses left. The atmosphere is a great homage to original old town restaurants. The kidney bean soup is a throwback and has a story around why it is still served. And of course, the shrimp cocktail...More

Thank Tom T
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We could not be more pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit, especially our shrimp cocktail. We are also delighted that you truly appreciate atmosphere as we strive to maintain a traditional and comfortable environment for all our guests. Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've eaten at Saint Elmo's several times,and the food never disappoints. This most recent trip, we just ordered shrimp cocktail and drinks. Simply put, the shrimp cocktail at St Elmo is the best I've ever eaten, anywhere. It is worth a trip to Indianapolis just...More

Thank David C
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We could not be more pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit, especially our shrimp cocktail. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Top notch, attentive, and knowledgeable service, plus some juicy well cooked steaks, this is a great spot whenever you are in indy...be ready for typical steak house prices (high $), We had a $165 bill for 2 including alcohol..but its a treat well worth it....More

Thank lovelandholdings
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. You have a lot of options for an exceptional dining experience in Indy and we are honored you chose us. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Place was hyped based on reviews and it was recommended by a friend so we gave it a try. The atmosphere is definitely worth experiencing given the old charm. Our waiter was professional and very attentive to our needs. Having said that, it was 10:15pm...More

Thank jimhK8033QI
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your feedback. We’re glad you had a good experience but we always strive for great. We look forward to improving upon your experience with us at your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a classic steakhouse that knows how to prepare and cook various types of high-grade beef. The world famous shrimp cocktail is a must try. Although it is spicy, it is very, very good. The service is fantastic and the atmosphere is captivating. The...More

Thank Reginald T
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, especially the shrimp cocktail. We hope to see you again soon—cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
    (Maryland)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-635-0636
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