Sometimes, a restaurant comes along and completely blows your expectations out of the water. From the stunning exterior to the fabulous food and presentation, it’s good to know where some of the most impressive restaurants in your area are. For an unforgettable experience, check out these 12 beautiful restaurants in Indiana.
1. Blue Gate Restaurant and Bakery - Shipshewana
This incredible restaurant offers quite an experience for visitors. From the stunning exterior (decorated with flowers in warm weather and lights in colder weather) to the delicious Amish comfort food, you'll be impressed from start to finish. For an even more incredible experience, check out a show at the theater inside. Find it at 195 N Van Buren St, Shipshewana, IN 46565.
2. The Farmhouse Restaurant at Fair Oaks Farm - Fair Oaks
What's more beautiful than a charming, cheery farm-to-food restaurant located in the country? This restaurant on Fair Oaks Farm offers some of the freshest cuisine around (including farm fresh cheese and meats), while providing an enchanting experience. Visit it at 754 N 600 E, Fair Oaks Farms, Fair Oaks, IN 47943.
3. Olive Leaf Bistro - Jeffersonville
Whether you're lounging outside by the water or gathering indoors during the holiday season, the Olive Leaf Bistro's stunning decor and ambiance will wow you every time (as will their Mediterranean and Italian fare). Find them at 130 W Riverside Dr, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.
4. Duneland Beach Inn Restaurant - Michigan City
The gorgeous inn restaurant is located just off the popular Indiana Dunes and offers a picture perfect dining experience. Whether you're staying at the dunes or just popping in for a meal, you'll fall in love with this Indiana restaurant. Try it at 3311 Pottawattomie Trl, Michigan City, IN 46360.
5. Cork'n Cleaver Restaurant - Fort Wayne
From the gorgeous exterior to the beautiful interior, right down to the perfect food presentation, Cork'n Cleaver is the perfect place for a romantic date night for lovers of steak or seafood. Find it at 221 E Washington Center Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46825.
6. Madeleines Fusion Restaurant - Evansville
Enjoy all of the beauty of this American restaurant by sitting outside on the garden patio. Enjoy incredible appetizers, like their cheese plate right down to the tasty bread pudding dessert in this hidden outdoor paradise. Find it at 423 SE 2nd St, Evansville, IN 47713.
7. Tippecanoe Place Restaurant - South Bend
If you want to dine in a palace-like setting, you can't get any closer than this incredible restaurant. Enjoy fantastic views, delicious seafood and steak, and an overall magical experience at this South Bend hidden gem. Enjoy it at 620 W Washington St, South Bend, IN 46601.
8. Mama Carolla's - Indianapolis
Combine your love of gorgeous architecture, greenery, and all things Italian at this beautiful restaurant in Indianapolis. This beautiful place offers the perfect backdrop for business meetings, family dinners, and romantic nights out. Find it at 1031 E 54th St, Indianapolis, IN 46220.
9. Uptown Cafe - Bloomington
From nights out on the town to mid-morning brunches to private events, Uptown Cafe in Bloomington is the perfect place for impressive meals (and their American and Creole cuisine is top notch!). Find them at 102 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408.
10. Story Inn - Nashville
Gorgeous restaurants aren't always grand structures or perfectly crafted masterpieces. Story Inn in Nashville is proof that rustic, country, historic sites are every bit as beautiful as grandiose buildings. Enjoy a bite at this historic restaurant at 6404 IN-135, Nashville, IN 47448.
11. Amish Acres - Nappanee
If you love comfort food and Amish specialties, you'll fall in love with this picture-perfect Amish barn restaurant. From intimate dinners to large gatherings, this restaurant will wow you with both the setting and the food. Try it at 1600 W Market St, Nappanee, IN 46550.
12. Cafe Azaru - Newburgh
Enjoy the brilliant flavors of Mediterranean cuisine in this gorgeous setting. Take in a view of the Ohio on the lovely outdoor patio, while surrounded by gorgeous plants and decor. Try it at 17 W Jennings Pl, Newburgh, IN 47630.
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