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Octave Grill

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Octave Grill
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137 South Calumet Road, Chesterton, IN 46304
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137 South Calumet Road, Chesterton, IN 46304
219-395-8494
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Great Food in a Small Space
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2014
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Lauren M

One of the great things about Octave is the ever changing specials, desserts, and beer choices. Fantastic taste tempters from start to finish and great service as well. Never had bad... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

One of the great things about Octave is the ever changing specials, desserts, and beer choices. Fantastic taste tempters from start to finish and great service as well. Never had bad service, never had grumpy wait staff, always greeted at the door and thanked as we leave.

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Chesterton, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place is tiny but don't mistake it for being weak in selection. Grass-fed beef burgers are on the top of the menu and they offer some great variety in flavor. Had the burger-of-the-month turkey burger and I have to say it's the best I've ever had! Their beer selection changes often, including their tapped beer. This is by far... More

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Bequia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Lucky us, we eat here often because its close to our house. Yes, this is fine artisan food at VERY reasonable prices. I have never been disappointed. Fine craft beers....great mixed drinks. Maybe some of the best hamburgers in the world! Wholesome, organic, locally grown, meats and produce. ...Great service too! You will want to eat here, but its small... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Felt totally unwelcomed when we arrived. Waiter and waitress and owner were rude! Medium burgers were raw food was mediocre at best. I won't go back.

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Valparaiso, Indiana, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We were celebrating an occasion and told them Head of time...yet were treated rudely and as if we were unimportant. Slow kitchen service...burgers definitely undercooked...bloody medium. Never will return to this small, loud music restaurant! They need to to listen to their clientele...or they won't survive! Too loud.....and rude, unfriendly waiters....they need to get a life!

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Niagara Falls
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Small,seating maybe 2 dozen people, if you like quiet and refined then this is not the place for you, tables very close together with a loud atmosphere but was charming and had a homey feel to it. We had burgers that were quite large and delicious. Staff was friendly and received good service. The restaurant was always full as the... More

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Toledo, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We were in town for one night, and decided to check out reviews of restaurants for a suggestion. We saw this was #1 in town, and thought ok, we'll try it! Small venue for sure, and it probably isn't good for families BUT this really isn't a Red Robin kind of place. One of us had the Hot Pants burger,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

It was delish, not sure why I haven't been back. Ok I dunno why I haven't been back and it's not because of the atmosphere food beer or service, my boyfriend and I are new into the town so little by little on our little dates we try sample around at our different restaurants bars and bakeries in town this... More

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Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I was very prepared for my trip to the Indiana Dunes. This restaurant was our first pick because if the high reviews. We walked in with our 15 month old and 4 year old. We were given the last open table Monday night. When we got to the table we asked for a high chair. The server shrugged his shoulders... More

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Joliet
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

After a day at the beach, this was the perfect food and atmosphere to end the day. Service was tremendous. The entire family enjoyed the experience.

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Additional Information about Octave Grill

Address: 137 South Calumet Road, Chesterton, IN 46304
Phone Number: 219-395-8494
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton

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