There are many restaurants in Indiana that aren’t just great places to grab a bite; they also offer other activities to enjoy. From gorgeous grounds to wineries or breweries to fun and games, here are 8 restaurants in Indiana that are more than just amazing places to eat.
1. Farmhouse Restaurant - Fair Oaks
This restaurant offers local and farm fresh meats, cheeses, and produce, offering an incredible dining experience. But that's not all! You can also explore their massive grounds, visit animals and check out the birthing barn, check out their ice creamery, and visit their shop. Find it at 856 N 600th E, Fair Oaks, IN 47943.
2. Blue Gate Restaurant and Bakery - Shipshewana
If you love home cooked meals, you'll love exploring this incredible restaurant. With comfort food and desserts galore, you'll fall in love with the food and gorgeous grounds. Best of all, you can also catch a live show or performance at the theater inside, making this trip extra special. Find it at 195 N Van Buren St, Shipshewana, Indiana.
3. Twigs and Sprigs Restaurant - Commiskey
This gorgeous restaurant offers savory salads, sandwiches, and fresh fruits and vegetables. But the main allure is exploring the stunning gardens and ground beyond the restaurant. There's even a winery on site. Visit at 8225 South County Road 90 W, Commiskey, IN.
4. Big Woods Pizza - Nashville
This charming pizza place offers a rustic experience with great pizza, breadsticks, and more. This place is also a brewery, offering great craft beers, and flights to sample some of every flavor. Find it at 44 N Van Buren St, Nashville, IN 47448.
5. The Boathouse - Winona Lake
This hidden gem offers incredible wine and spirits, seafood, pasta, and other typical American fare. In addition, it offers an amazing view of Winona Lake in any weather. Check it out at 700 Park Ave, Winona Lake, IN 46590.
6. Schnitzelbank Restaurant - Jasper
While the German food in this restaurant is spectacular (try the bratwurst, kraut balls, schnitzel, and goulash), it's the experience that really puts this place over the top. You're surrounded by German decor and dark wood and the servers are all even dressed in traditional German garb. Check it out at 393 3rd Ave, Jasper, IN 47546.
7. Zydeco's - Mooresville
If you're a huge fan of Mardi Gras, you'll love this fun, Creole restaurant. With Cajun and Creole inspired dishes, spicy food fans will fall in love at first bite. The decor alone, however, is reason enough to visit, and many people bring masks and Mardi Gras beads (which can also be purchases in the restaurant). Find it at 11 E Main St, Mooresville, IN 46158.
8. Santorini Greek Kitchen - Indianapolis
This amazing Greek restaurant pulls out all of the stops to offer you an unforgettable experience. From their flaming cheese appetizer (the flames will wow you) to their tasty pastitcio and kebabs, to their baklava, you'll be thoroughly impressed. You may also hear live music and enjoy belly dancers during your visit. Find them at 1417 Prospect St, Indianapolis, IN 46203.