Kid-Friendly Waterfront Dining in Indy

Kid-Friendly Waterfront Dining in Indy

kid friendly waterfront diningWhen you think about Indianapolis, especially in the more recent years, one of the highlights of the city that may come to mind is our diverse culinary scene. Our palates continue to grow, and the variety of food options flourish in Indianapolis, making a lunch or dinner choice easy. Sometimes, though, it’s not all about what you’re eating but where you’re eating. Ambiance is sometimes the best side dish – and where else to get great ambiance, but waterside in one of Indy’s picturesque waterfront dining options.

Here’s where you can eat, waterfront, tonight:

Bella Vita
11699 Fall Creek Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46256

Canal Bistro
6349 Guilford Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46220


Eddie’s Lakeview Plaza
382 East Lakeview Dr.
Nineveh, IN 46164

Farmer’s Market Café – inside the Indiana State Museum
650 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204

832 E. Westfield Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46220

Four Winds Resort – Bloomington
9301 S. Fairfax Rd.
Bloomington, IN 47401

Ricks Café Boatyard
4050 Dandy Trail
Indianapolis, IN 46254

Wolfie’s Waterfront Grill
20999 Hague Rd.
Noblesville, IN

Lazy Frogg & Bar
409 W Jackson St
Cicero, IN

Don’t want to eat out? Try a picnic next to the river in the woods at Holliday Park!

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