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Illinois Street Food Emporium

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5550 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-2630
+1 317-253-9513
Mon 07:00 - 16:00
Tue - Fri 07:00 - 19:30
Sat 07:00 - 16:00
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101 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Great and long time local restaurant in the middle of a quaint neighborhood. A variety of food that you can eat in out or in the go. Casual and relaxed and easy walking distance to other shops

Thank Julie C
Indianapolis, Indiana
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Always a good choice for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Varied menu along with excellent bakery choices. Soups are my one of my favorites. We come here quite often and always love the many choices they have in their freezer section for take home.

Thank sparker2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota, Usa
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77 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

I have loved this place for years. Great place to meet a friend for a quick meal. Offers so many tasty options. My quiche wad one of the best I have ever had. Flaky crust and soft shimmering filling

Thank Anita D
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Under new ownership. Love the food and the area. Will go back when I have the extra money. Although I might look for an alternative restaurant.

Thank Stephanie S
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27 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

Went on a Friday night. Ordered 2 sandwiches. 45 minutes later, there were 3 orders still ahead of ours. Had to leave for a concert. New owners? :(

1 Thank Nalabird
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

The Emporium has been around a long time. Recently, the ownership changed but the quality remains consistently great. A bakery and cafe both, it is a very pleasant place to have lunch with friends. They also have great coffee, beer and wine plus a large assirtment of delicious frozen dinners, soups and appetizers.

1 Thank Nalabird
Fishers, Indiana
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207 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

A group of us ate here whiule waiting out a rain delayed bike race. The breakfast was very good. The prices were reasonable. The staff is very friendly. I wish we lived closer to this restaurant so I could visit with more frequency.

Thank TheStolleFamily
Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

I've been coming to this place for years. Wonderful food and yes a little on the pricey side. But, you get consistently great food every time. This is a wonderful place with a warm and inviting atmosphere. Though, I would not think this is a place to take your little ones as most children who have a limited pallet and... More 

Thank cmlarner
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2014 via mobile

Food was above average, but not worth what it cost! Atmosphere very nice, lots of unique offerings on menu. It was good, but not that good

Thank AnnaXa
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

This small efficient restaurant has food to go, in house dining and a bakery. Chicken salad sandwich was great, mushroom soup yummy and a fresh butter cookie from the bakery was a nice treat. Outdoor seating is ample and well tended by waiters. Staffers go the extra mile!

Thank D A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 19:30
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5550 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46208-2630
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-253-9513

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?