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Elbow Room Pub & Deli

$$ - $$$
Downtown Indianapolis
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605 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1310
+1 317-635-3354
11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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652 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service much better this trip except that they are slow with the beer orders and run out of beer that is ordered. Fish & Chips: Fish good, but had to ask for malt vinegar. Chips are average at best.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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652 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We arrived at 5:15 PM, needing to leave by 6:45 for a sporting event being held a block away. People seated after us were able to place their orders ahead of us. When the food was finally served, it appeared that it was just thrown on the plate....sloppy presentation. Unless you order fries with your sandwich, realize that the other... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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980 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

My lunch burger was big, juicy, and properly prepared, but not great quality beef. Also lacked the flavor/heat the menu promise. Side of Cole Slaw was too sweet. My $2.29 iced tea was kept full. An average $15 lunch with tip.

Thank BatGuano30
Carmel, Indiana
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211 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Quaint older venue. Menu is pretty decent. I had grilled fish Cajun style and it was pretty well prepared. Baked potato was kind of rubbery not sure of it was boiled or microwaved or what.

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Summit, New Jersey
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202 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Our running group got there just as they were about to close. No worries. We gathered at the bar upstairs and were served by one of the best bar women I've ever encountered. I only wish I could remember her name. Hey, the beer was great and the tenderloin sandwiches were true to the great Indiana tradition, but the service,... More 

Thank Jim W
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I was in town for a week long seminar and this was the closest restaurant to the training facility. I ate here four days. During our lunch hour, four of us would eat here. Our server, Keri, was the best server I've ever had. On our 2nd day, she had our drink order memorized,even though we weren't "regulars". The food... More 

Thank Phillip D
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

We love the Elbow Room! Very entertaining staff and great menu. Old time pub feel with full bar on both floors with upstairs and outdoor seating.

Thank Alex M
Houston, Texas
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34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Every time I come back home to Indiana, I am on the search for a great tenderloin sandwich. This time I found one at Elbow Room Pub and Deli. It was delicious! In fact my husband and I went back twice!

Thank Charlotte D
Saint Louis, Missouri
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Great bar, very friendly staff. We had the pork tenderloin it was one of the best I've ever had and good onion rings! Nice place to hang out.

Thank Misadventurz
Indianapolis, Indiana
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652 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Three of us met here for dinner. It was with reluctance based on prior experiences. In the past service was very slow and we were late for the beginning of a sporting event we were attending. This time, we told the waitress up front of our time schedule and she did a good job of getting us out on time.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$8 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub, British, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1310
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-635-3354

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?