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128 N Avon Ave, Ste 102, Avon, IN 46123-8475 (US Hwy 36 (Rockville Road))
+1 317-272-1900
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:00 - 23:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Avon, Indiana
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love this place! The atmosphere is nice, the food is delicious, and Sunday brunch is a must. Don't pass up the scallops. Mmm. Mmm. Mmm.

Thank Ltrow1388
Indianapolis, Indiana
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82 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We've eaten here many times over the years. Great lunch and dinner menu. Good seafood along with many other entrees worth trying. You also cannot go wrong with the Applewood Chicken Salad. Always a good meal!

Thank jrlazaro
Avon, Indiana
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I have never had a bad meal here, the bread alone is enough to go for with its wonderful sundried tomato oil dip. The staff is great and the lunch menu is perfect for ordering take out. Everything is house made, including the salad dressings!

Thank mpettersch1
Avon, Indiana
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113 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We visited Charbonos for our son's birthday, and my husband's birthday. What a wonderful server he had. He was from England, and answered every question we had about the contents of our order. We were definitely impressed. The food was amazing.

Thank Donna B
Frankfort, Indiana
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70 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We like the other restaurants owned by this group. This was out first visit to Charbonos. Was not a great first experience. Had to wait an hour for our food and the 2 out of the 3 entrees were lukewarm. They do have GREAT desserts. Management did try to make it up to us, so we will try again..............

Thank keyboardqueen1022
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is by far my favorite restaurant in Avon. My husband and I are frequent visitors and we have yet to try something from the menu we didn't absolutely love. We always bring out-of-town guests here too and every one of them raves about their fantastic meal. Whatever you get, leave room for dessert even if that means taking home... More 

Thank DMC_Indy
Speedway, Indiana
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171 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had dinner on a Friday evening. It was crowded but the wait was short. Our server informed us that Prime Rib was the special at $25. We thought it a bit pricey but decided to indulge. It seemed that all the servers were incredibly busy. We were finally treated to the best bread and oil dip in all Indianapolis.... More 

Thank Larry L
Indianapolis, Indiana
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75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We had 9 people in a party from age 3 to to age 71; everyone enjoyed their food. From rare prime rib, to medium rare sirloin, to medium fillet, everyone enjoyed the food. It was all cooked to order, and the spices complimented the meat without being overpowering. I would definitely go back for the steak! Some of the other... More 

Thank BeachDad23
Avon, Indiana, United States
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

This restaurant has, by far, the best prime rib I've ever eaten. Or any steaks for that matter. The atmosphere is nice. The noise is low key. But, let's face it, what you really care about is the food. And you've come to the right place when you eat at Charbono's. Don't let the area scare you away. Yeah, it's... More 

Thank Dona E
Crawfordsville, Indiana
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

The food was very well presented and tasty. My soup was only lukewarm but everything else was very good. From where I was sitting, I could observe the wait staff preparing beverages in a small room. One male server came up behind a female server and began massaging her head - running his hands through her hair/ponytail and then her... More 

Thank MKCN47933

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 N Avon Ave, Ste 102, Avon, IN 46123-8475
    (US Hwy 36 (Rockville Road))
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 317-272-1900
Part of the Cunningham Restaurant Group (CRG) family, Charbonos is located in Avon, Indiana. Named for an uncommon and delicious variety of grape found in California, Charbonos welcomes guests to the Tuscan countryside. You will find award winning entrees including: ample portions of salads, pastas featuring homemade sauces, tender steaks and wood-fired pizzas. Charbonos warm decor, fine cuisine and dedication to excellent service have made the restaurant a local and regional favorite for over 13 years. We look forward to serving you!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?