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Arni's Restaurant

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Hamburgers, Pizza, Family Fare, Sandwiches
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4705 East 96th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46237
+1 317-571-0077
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout
Description: Arni's has been serving the finest thin crust pizza in Indiana since 1965...
Arni's has been serving the finest thin crust pizza in Indiana since 1965. The all-occasion menu also features shareable appetizers, bountiful salads, unique sandwiches, hearty pasta dishes and some of the best charbroiled burgers around. The Indy location features full bar service and a wonderful outdoor patio. Carryout and catering menus are also available. An Indiana tradition, good food and good times are always had at Arni's.
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Good for:
Casual Dining
Outdoor seating

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 14
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Favorite Indy Spot

Just like old Friends you always enjoy the visit. We visit "Get My Perks" and buy coupons all the time. Try anything on the menu And get great food and service. If you want something a little different tell your server. They'll try to get it done. Pizza, pasta, sandwiches, salads and so much... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 8, 2015
Daveandshirley
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Outdoor seating
  • Takeout
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33 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Just like old Friends you always enjoy the visit. We visit "Get My Perks" and buy coupons all the time. Try anything on the menu And get great food and service. If you want something a little different tell your server. They'll try to get it done. Pizza, pasta, sandwiches, salads and so much more. The drink specials and cold... More 

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Vermont
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I am a bit of a "homer" as Arni's is a chain that is HQ'd in my home town, but their take on comfortable Italian food is reliable. it's not necessarily what you'll get in Philly/NJ/NYC, but I like it.

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Portland, Indiana
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42 reviews 42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

We came here expecting a "Lafayette" style Arni's experience. We were wrong. First off, the employees are nice and pleasant. We had no problems with them at all. If you are an Arni Junior fan, prepare to be disappointed. They are priced higher at this location and are smaller. The garlic toast was poor compared to the Lafayette style. Someone... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Visited Arni's with extended family over a soccer tournament weekend! Great food, great atmosphere, love the new (not really but used to be on Northwest Side) location also. It is a great place to eat!!!

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Bloomington, Indiana
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We have enjoyed Arni's since living in Lafayette Indiana over 40 years ago. Where we currently live there is not an Arni's so a few times a year when we are in Indianapolis or another lucky town we eat at Arni's. Food has the same great flavor. I do not know what they do to their Junior salads. When I... More 

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Westfield, Indiana
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We go to Arni's once every few months. The pizza is good as are the breadsticks and no problems getting a table or with service. We will be back.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Love the Junior Salad and the Pepperoni pizza. Booths in the bar area and great and the service is sooooooooo good in the bar. The "combo" pizza is delicious as well. Nothing to "not like."

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

You can't go wrong with Arni's. I have been to many of their locations around the state of Indiana and they never disappoint. We typically get the same thing (Arni's junior w/no radishes, ranch on the side and a large pepperoni pizza). I'm not a salad guy but the Arni's junior is at the top of my list. The garlic... More 

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Fishers, Indiana
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132 reviews 132 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My boyfriend and I ate here and we loved the food. The Arni's junior salad is wonderful as well as the pizza. The service was great too and nice atmosphere.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Arni's is not a gourmet restaurant, but almost all that eat here are very satisfied. While it is famous for pizza and it's salad, it has a lot more. The menu will satisfy anyone, there are plenty of choices and they are all good. I have had a party of over 20 people here each of the last three years... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4705 East 96th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46237
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-571-0077

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Hamburgers, Pizza, Family Fare, Sandwiches

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Outdoor seating

Description

Arni's has been serving the finest thin crust pizza in Indiana since 1965. The all-occasion menu also features shareable appetizers, bountiful salads, unique sandwiches, hearty pasta dishes and some of the best charbroiled burgers around. The Indy location features full bar service and a wonderful outdoor patio. Carryout and catering menus are also available. An Indiana tradition, good food and good times are always had at Arni's.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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