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8950 E 10th St, Indianapolis, IN 46219
317-603-9861
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Ranked #42 of 2,036 Restaurants in Indianapolis
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
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English first
Franklin, Indiana, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We go to Papa Roux on a regular basis. We love the po' boys and unlimited sides! My wife and I split a po' boy and pay for another unlimited sides. We do the same for our two girls. The bread pudding is to die for! I'm not even a fan of bread pudding, but I always eat at least... More 

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Indianapolis, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great po-boys, sandwiches are HUGE..I eat mine with a fork and literally throw away 3/4 of the delicious french bread simply because I can't finish it. The Beef, pork & chicken is tender and well seasoned. I prefer to dine in, but the place is very small and gets crowded fast, so I usually walk mine back across the street... More 

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Indiana
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is a small east side, locally owned restaurant that does an amazing business and has great food! Make sure when you are in Indy, you visit this place on the east side of Indy. We don't get there near enough because of our work schedules and where we live, but love it when we get a chance to get... More 

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Walworth, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

You want local, this is LOCAL! T-shirt and jeans, magic marker all over the walls, mis-matched tables and chairs, what do the folks who run this restaurant think about? Food! Great food, good prices, nice employees with the right attitude for the place. I had the chicken Po Boy, red beans and rice, etuffee, and something called tomato garlic soup... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

if you like big fat tasty sandwiches and unlimited sides this is for you. the papa roux's on post an 10th will fill your belly. order a sandwich and drink and sit down. they bring two sides of your choice at a time to your table until you won't want to eat for a week. every time i visit indianapolis... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We traveled to Indy just to eat at Papa Roux. When you buy a sandwich or main menu item (less than $10) ALL sides are included and unlimited. You put up a flag on your table and the staff will bring your heart's desire. The sides sometimes vary and we were fortunate to have crawfish stew. Drinks are varied soda... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

While visiting indy we decided to come here after reading the reviews we thought it would be amazing. How wrong were we here are our reasons for a bad review. 1. bad attitudes of the employees . As soon as we arrive they were not friendly and did not seem to care that we were new to their restaurant and... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I have eaten here probably close to 12 times. In the beginning this place was spot on delicious and the all you could eat sides were great. The last three times we have been, the food was just really bad. The bread pudding tasted like they took big hunks of bread and just poured warm sweetened milk on it. I... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had yet another amazing meal at Papa Roux. The service is fast and the staff is friendly. Dine in and get free unlimited sides and iced tea. Really you can't go wrong, there are always daily specials but I am partial to the Pork Po Boy!

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Bangor ME
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337 reviews 337 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Based upon Trip Advisor's reviews, we sought out Papa Roux's for lunch, and it was a very different meal. We had the catfish and oyster po' boys, and they were very good, as was the cornbread and the cherry soda. The sides of cajun chili and etoufee were nothing special. The atmosphere was lively, and the dining area was quite... More 

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Additional Information about Papa Roux

Address: 8950 E 10th St, Indianapolis, IN 46219
Phone Number: 317-603-9861
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
Open Hours:
Monday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Cajun & Creole

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