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5902 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-2554 (College & Kessler)
317-722-8888
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The place for lunch

I've only visited Binkley's for lunch with friends. It is a local restaurant in the artsy section of Indianapolis know as Broad Ripple. Expect to see hip young adults, business men/women, and "regular" people like myself in the lunch crowd. The lunch menu offers twists on sandwiches and burgers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
54Nancy54
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Terre Haute, Indiana
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Terre Haute, Indiana
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137 reviews 137 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I've only visited Binkley's for lunch with friends. It is a local restaurant in the artsy section of Indianapolis know as Broad Ripple. Expect to see hip young adults, business men/women, and "regular" people like myself in the lunch crowd. The lunch menu offers twists on sandwiches and burgers. I had the chicken bacon ranch wrap that was chock full... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Great cozy bar and restaurant near everything! Great food and friendly wait staff. If you have a few calories to spare go for the chicken fingers and home made potato chips. The walnut, cranberry blue cheese salad with grilled chicken is great. Food and service are always consistent. Great outdoor seating in warm weather.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Binkely's Kitchen and Bar is a neighborhood eatery and bar that is consistently busy despite being in an area with numerous eating choices. The menu has diverse offerings ranging from pizza to Steaks and Seafood. The quality of the food is reliably a step up from other restaurants in the area in the same price range. The craft beer selection... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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98 reviews 98 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

It has the feel and look of a high end place, but the service is average and you realize you're just in a very nice neighborhood bar. The food was good. The noise level was higher than expected and it was difficult to hear conversation at the other end of our table (in a party of 8).

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Fishers, Indiana
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127 reviews 127 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Met some folks for a working business lunch. This was my first time here...which is hard to believe. The food was excellent. The service was good. The prices were good. We will be back here for sure for future meetings.

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Sullivan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Very nice lunch setting. Comfortable and cozy. Nice decor. Clean. Nice menu. Would definitely go there again if in the area.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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111 reviews 111 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I do not like the IMA's cafe, so whenever I leave I come here to eat, it never disappoints. The staff was very friendly and my food like normal was great. So if you are visiting the Indianapolis Museum of Art, dont eat at the cafe, come here instead. It does not disappoint.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

We live in Broad Ripple, and within walking distance to Binkleys. It has always been a favorite of my wife and I. On this particular night, we mad reservations for 10 through open table earlier in the week, and arrived on time for our reservation. We were informed that because there was not another sizable table due to the high... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Binkley's has a very nice private room complete with bar for special occasions. The wait staff was attentive and efficient. Table linens and candles were furnished. We chose 3 entrees and they were delicious! My favorite was coffee encrusted steak but the Bourbon flavored pork chops and a pasta dish were wonderful, too!!

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Camby, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Binkley's in Indianapolis is one of the best restaurants in town. Really loved by the locals. Nice atmosphere with fireside dining inside or eat outside in the open air. The food is great and the service is impeccable. Try their pizza or strawberry chicken salad. Of course, nothing beats the Binkley Burger. Classy dining room with an attached bar. Great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5902 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-2554
    (College & Kessler)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: 317-722-8888

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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