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Our City

A city known for fast cars and blockbuster events has also gained acclaim for a flourishing culinary and brewing scene, thriving cultural institutions, cool neighborhoods, and so much more. We invite you to enjoy our legendary hospitality.

Our corner of Indy is full of sweet little spots for coffee, drinks and scenic walks through the city.


Looking for something specific? Let us know. We only recommend stuff we really really love! 

Wondering where we are located? Check out:

How far to get to...

Bovaconti Coffee

Locally Owned Coffee Shop in Historic Fountain Square, featuring the best coffees available from exclusively Indiana Roasters.


Taking up residence in a historic building once referred to as the Bovaconti Jewelers building, Bovaconti Coffee restored many of the elements from the 1850s. Our history matters and every detail of our of coffee bar from the interior design to the menu, and our team behind the counter, was chosen to help create an atmosphere where guests want to gather and stay awhile.


1042 Virginia Avenue
Monday - Sunday, 7 AM – 7 PM

Fountain Square - Walk/Drive

Recommendation: Order the honey lavender latte either hot or iced depending on the season. Don't miss out on this iconic Instagram mural on the north side of the building.




A production bakery based in the Holy Rosary neighborhood in downtown Indianapolis. Our purpose is to bring high-quality, old-world bread to the people of our city. Since opening, we’ve become a staple in our neighborhood, and a destination for travelers far and wide. We also provide bread to some of Central Indiana’s finest restaurants and grocers.


653 Virginia Avenue

Open 7 days a week, 8AM – 8PM

Holy Rosary/Fletcher Place - Walk/Drive

Recommendation: Great breakfast pastry, gormet sandwiches at lunch and ALL. THE. BREAD. It is all so good (but really, really don’t leave without a brownie).




Milktooth’s mission statement is simple, to provide good food to good people in a good environment and we’ve been working hard to maintain that since 2014.


534 Virginia Avenue

Check website for hours, they vary. 

Holy Rosary/Fletcher Place - Walk/Drive

Recommendation: Indy's best brunch. Get something sweet and savory, you won’t want to miss out. No Reservations, arrive as close to opening as you can, but if you have to wait - it is worth it. 



Gallery Pastry Bar

European Inspired. Local ingredients. Indy's one-of-a-kind pastries, brunch, dinner, and cocktails!


110 S Pennsylvania St, Suite B

Closed Mondays

Downtown - Walk/Drive

Recommendation: Super lively brunch atmosphere you won't want to miss. If you plan in advance they offer baking/cooking classes, drag brunch and special tasting events. Note: this is Pastry Bar, they have a "Shop" location as well.




Explore the flavors of Latin America in each and every taste.


720 N College Ave

Check website for hours, they vary. 

Mass Ave - Drive

Recommendation: Fun for tapas and sharing. Great house margarita. Outdoor patio you will love. 



1718 Bates-Hendricks Housebar

Provides a nifty spot to meet your neighbors, watch a game and grab a bite without paying for parking! As sophisticated as a house turned bar can be, we’ve got a posh flair with a south-of-downtown vibe. A perfect mix - just like a house and a bar.


1718 S East Street

Check website for hours, they vary. 

Bates-Hendricks - Walk

Recommendation: The perfect neighborhood dive with a great patio and the friendliest staff. Ask them about Mystery Canned Cocktails and their Adult Hug.  



Two Chicks District Co. 

Two Chicks and a Hammer started as a home rehabilitation company in 2007 but has since grown into so much more. Our newest venture, Two Chicks District Co., is a retail store on the south side of downtown Indianapolis. Mina Starsiak Hawk, owner of Two Chicks and a Hammer, is excited to see her long time dream come to reality.


District Co. offers a variety of things from small takeaway items to home decor and furnishings. We also have a quaint bistro located at the front of the store for people to enjoy fresh food, a glass of wine, or a pint of beer.


1531 Virginia Avenue

Check website for hours, they vary. 

Bates-Hendricks - Walk

Recommendation: Perfect for a souvenir or hostess gift. 



Metazoa Brewing Co.

Metazoa Brewing Co. is a pet-friendly, open-concept brewery in downtown Indianapolis that features great skyline views and over 16+ delicious craft beers styles on tap. 21+ Only


140 South College Ave.

Check website for hours, they vary. 

Fletcher Place/Downtown - Walk (this is about as far as I would suggest walking)


Recommendation: Bring your pup! Try the amazing Texas BBQ Truck in the back – fully endorsed by this Texan.



Whole Foods Market

The closest grocery to the house is located downtown. This location has great garage parking. 


320 E Market St

M-F, 8AM-10PM

Downtown - Drive


How far to get to... 

Indianapolis Airport (IND)

  • 13.3 Miles

  • 17 Min Drive/Uber


Lucas Oil Stadium

  • 1.7 Miles

  • 30 Min Walk - Use East Street to South Street

  • 6 Min Drive/Uber


Indiana Convention Center

  • 2.6 Miles

  • 40 Min Walk

  • 7 Min Drive/Uber

Gainbridge (Banker’s Life) Fieldhouse

  • 1.6 Miles

  • 30 Min Walk - Use East Street to South Street

  • 5 Min Drive/Uber


White River State Park – Amphitheater

  • 2.6 Miles

  • 50 Min Walk - Use East Street/Cultural Trail

  • 9 Min Drive/Uber

Indianapolis Motor Speedway

  • 8.1 Miles

  • 15 Min Drive/Uber

Victory Field

  • 2.4 Miles

  • 45 Min Walk - Use East Street/Cultural Trail/Maryland

  • 7 Min Drive/Uber


Mass Avenue (Area)

  • 2.0 Miles

  • 9 Min Drive/Uber


Fountain Square (Area)

  • 0.7 Miles

  • 14 Min Walk – Pedestrian walking path via Wright Street

  • 4 Min Drive/Uber

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