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Harry and Izzy's

153 S. Illinois St., Indianapolis, IN 46225 (Downtown Indianapolis)
317 635-9594
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Ranked #21 of 2,027 Restaurants in Indianapolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Grill
Neighborhood: Downtown Indianapolis
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Georgia
Description: Harry & Izzy's is an independent, upscale American Grill located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. Its ambience exudes class and sophistication in a comfortable setting. While the lively bar is Harry & Izzy's focal point, unique dining rooms incorporate dark woods, lush fabrics and a deep color palette. This sister restaurant to the famous St. Elmo Steak House, shares a few classic dishes, while offering more menu variety. Open for lunch and dinner daily.
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English first
Indy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Expensive steak house and I had my hopes up for a fantastic meal. Guess I should have avoided the filet. Over cooked, dry and no flavor at all. I will often chalk a bad experience like this up to a poor choice or just bad luck. A $40 filet should be better though. Honestly, every steak I've ever had from... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

My wife and I had the best experience while celebrating our anniversary over dinner. I called and made reservations weeks in advance, and I must have casually mentioned it was our anniversary because when we arrived they had our table waiting with a nice decoration celebrating our anniversary. The food was excellent; match by the great service. This was certainly... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

We live an hour away from this restaurant, but any chance we have to go to this restaurant, we grab it and run! They have a lunch special with set choices and they are fantastic! Don't EVER pass up tyhe shrimp cocktail with the famous sinus-appealing cocktail sauce! My mouth waters just writing about it! Superb service and atmosphere. We... More 

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Nashville, Indiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

The food, service, and drinks are superb. The bad part about it is if you need to eat during the busy time in the evening you had better go to the bar area and get the first table available.

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Seoul, Korea
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

But if you sit around and look pathetic enough the fantastic manager and bar tenders will find you a place somewhere. Then the magic begins. You must order the shrimp cocktail. The aged steak was not fantastic, but the fried green tomatoes were worth it all. Also the garbage salad is fantastic.

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Indiana
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 NEW

I have eaten at this restaurant many times. It was a great place when it first opened!! Unfortunately the quality of food and service has continued in a downward trend. Recently, friends from Chicago and Los Angeles were in town. They had eaten here before and suggested we go again. They were also taken back that the service and food... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Great food, great atmosphere, close to down town and a real treat when your in INDY. I have eaten there for lunch and dinner and never been disappointed.

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Bay Village, Ohio
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52 reviews 52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Actually, I ate here three times during my PRI Expo. I had 2 dinners and a lunch. First, the service is PRO. Secondly, the kitchen delivers my special needs every time. Filet perfectly cooked. Asparagus perfectly cooked. Wines by the glass are both generous pours and excellent choices. With all of the racing industry in town for four days, the... More 

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Santa Ana, California
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164 reviews 164 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

A bunch of us ate here for dessert after getting a recommendation from another restaurant in the area. We ate in the circular bar area and just ordered drinks and dessert. We learned about the interesting history of the restaurant and enjoyed the ambiance tremendously. You feel transported to the Great Gatsby. We ordered their brownie and the sugar cream... More 

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Deliciously biting, the cocktail sauce here makes for a memorable (if sometimes eye-watering) dining experience! After the initial shock, you will want more...

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Additional Information about Harry and Izzy's

Address: 153 S. Illinois St., Indianapolis, IN 46225
Phone Number: 317 635-9594
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Grill

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