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Ember Urban Eatery

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STARTERS
$13.25
Urban Wings**
A full lb. of our famous wings, marinated then smoked in-house & served with our Alabama White BBQ sauce
$12.5
Deconstructed Brisket Nachos
Our house-smoked brisket, shredded cheese, black bean & corn salsa, lettuce, diced tomatoes, jalapenos and dressed with Sriracha sour cream. Served with Tortilla Chips on the side
$8.0
Potato Croquettes
Yukon gold mashed potatoes, Panko breaded and deep fried to golden perfection. Also known as heaven in your mouth. Served with your choice of our Alabama White BBQ or Ranch
$9.5
Roasted Caprese
Fresh mozzarella, roasted tomatoes, braised garlic & fresh basil, served with warm French batard
$12.5
Baked Goat Cheese**
Sliced goat cheese baked in our spicy arrabbiata sauce with fresh basil. Served with toasted crostini
$9.0
Hummus
Our scratch-made version of this Middle Eastern classic, served with fresh veggies, tomatoes and warm pita
$10.5
Fire Cracker Shrimp
Crispy shrimp tossed in a spicy chili garlic sauce. Served over a bed of lettuce
FLATBREADS
All served on 7" square flatbread style crust. Monday-Friday - All Flatbreads: $5.00 from 4:30-6:30pm
$9.0
BBQ
House-made BBQ sauce, grilled chicken breast, Applewood smoked Bacon, and red onions. Topped with Cheddar Jack and chives
$9.0
Blackened Chicken
Four cheese sauce with diced blackened chicken breast, mixed peppers, red onions. Topped with Mozzarella Provolone blend, Parmesan and a dusting of Cajun seasoning
$9.0
Veggie
House made sauce with red & green peppers, Portobello mushrooms, red onion, black olives and tomatoes. Topped with Mozzarella Provolone blend and fresh basil
$9.0
Classic
House made sauce with pepperoni and Italian sausage, covered with Mozzarella Provolone blend and Parmesan cheese. Topped with fresh basil
SOUPS & SALADS
Scratch-made house salad dressings: Ranch, Stella Danish Blue Cheese, Dijon Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Orange Vinaigrette, Honey Mustard. Also available Caesar and French. Extra Dressing $0.50
Cup $4.0
Bowl $6.0
House Tomato Bisque
$6.5
French Onion Soup Crock
Cup $5.0
Bowl $7.0
Soup of the Day
Cup $5.0
Bowl $7.0
Wandering Chili
It has no recipe but it's always tasty
$4.0
Side Salad
Iceberg, Romaine blend with cucumbers, celery, carrots and grape tomatoes
$4.5
Side Caesar Salad
Classic style. Chopped Romaine, Brioche croutons and grated Parmesan. Dressed with Caesar dressing
$9.5
Soup and Salad Combo
A bowl of soup of the day and a side salad
DRINKS
$2.25
Soda
Coca Cola Products
Coffee
Tea
SIDES
$2.75
French Fries
Cole Slaw
Cottage Cheese
Vegetable of the Day
ENTREE SALADS
Half $5.0
Full $8.0
Unwedge Salad
Sliced baby iceberg, roasted tomatoes, Applewood smoked bacon, Brioche croutons, chives & Stella Danish Blue Cheese dressing
$9.5
Spinach Salad
Spinach, pickled red onion, oranges, cranberries, walnuts & avocado. Dressed with Orange Vinaigrette
$11.0
Have It with Grilled Chicken $15.0
Cobb Salad
Cucumbers, eggs, carrots, diced tomatoes, celery, Applewood smoked bacon and stella blue cheese crumbles
$9.0
Greek Salad
Romaine, cucumbers, red onion, kalamata olives, radish, mixed peppers and Feta cheese. Served with our house made Greek dressing
$10.5
Southwest Salad
Salad mix topped with chicken, black beans, corn, peppers, Pico de Gallo, crispy tortilla strips. Served with house made Southwest dressing
Chicken $10.0
Steak $13.0
Salmon $15.0
Grilled Salads
Romaine, iceberg & greens mix with celery, cucumbers, carrots and tomato and your choice of dressing
$8.0
Chicken $11.0
Steak $14.0
Salmon $16.0
Large Caesar Salads
Classic style. Chopped Romaine, Brioche croutons and grated Parmesan. Dressed with Caesar dressing
LUNCHTIME CLASSICS
11am - 4PM. Served with your choice of Fries, Cole Slaw, Cottage Cheese or Tomato Bisque
EVERYDAY
$8.5
Sloppy Joe
House-made recipe of this classic. Makes you feel like a kid again
$8.5
Chicken Tenders
Grilled chicken tenders on a Brioche bun
$8.5
Pulled Pork
In-house slow smoked pulled pork, sauce on the side, on a toasted Brioche bun
$8.5
Grilled Cheese Sandwich a Bowl of Our House Tomato Bisque
Cheddar cheese served on Brioche Toast
WEEKDAY FEATURES
$7.0
Mon - Tenderloin
Breaded or Grilled - Served on a Brioche bun
$8.0
Tue - Wings & Fries
A ½ pound of our famous wings; We think fries, but you can choose
$9.0
Wed - Cubano Urbano
Our twist on a Cuban. Smoked pork, ham, Swiss cheese, Dijon mustard, coleslaw and pickles. Served on a Brioche bun
$8.5
Thu - Brisket Sandwich
House-smoked brisket on a toasted Brioche bun with Dijon mustard, topped with our special BBQ slaw
$10.0
Fri - Cajun Grilled Tenderloin
Grilled tenderloin, with our house cajun blend and topped with Pepperjack cheese. Served on a Brioche bun with LTOP
SPECIALTY SANDWICHES
Served with your choice of side: French Fries, Cottage Cheese, Cole Slaw or Cup of Tomato Bisque. Substitutions: Side Salad - $1, Caesar Salad - $1.25, 1/2 Unwedge Salad - $2, Soup Of The Day - $1.75, Chili - $1.75, French Onion Crock - $2
$10.5
Brisket Sandwich**
House-smoked brisket on a toasted Brioche bun with Dijon mustard, topped with our special BBQ slaw
$11.5
The 'TLB'
Tomato, Lettuce and Char Grilled House-smoked brisket with Garlic Aioli on Brioche Toast. You may never have a BLT again
$13.5
Texas Reuben**
Our twist on the classic Reuben. Our House-smoked brisket on Marble Rye with Kraut, Swiss and Thousand Island dressing
$9.75
Portobello Burger*
Baked Portobello mushroom with a touch of balsamic, served on a bun with an LTOP
$9.25
Black Bean Burger*
Our scratch-made mixture of Black beans, onion, rice, corn and oats with our special seasoning blend. Served on a bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and onion
$11.0
Fusion Tacos*
Hummus, cucumbers, roasted tomatoes, crumbled Feta cheese, Pico de Gallo and cabbage, nestled in warm Pita bread and topped with fresh cilantro
$10.5
Blackened Fish Sandwich
Pan blackened Tilapia on a toasted Brioche bun with spicy remoulade sauce and pineapple mango salsa
$10.0
Ember Chicken Sandwich**
Our twist on a European milanesa. Panko crusted chicken cutlet on a Ciabatta roll with roasted garlic aioli, greens & shaved parmesan
$10.75
Rob's Buffalo Chicken Sandwich
Crusted chicken cutlet dressed with spicy buffalo sauce, topped with Stella Blue cheese slaw and served on Ciabatta roll
$11.25
Try It Cajun Grilled with Pepperjack $12.25
Tenderloin**
This is Indiana right? Served Breaded or Grilled along with an LTOP and a side of Mayo
About
Family owned neighborhood restaurant and bar. We are centrally located on the Cultual Trail on the Virginia Ave Cooridor, nestled between Downtown and Fountain Square in the up and coming Fletcher Place neighborhood. Our mission is make Ember a place where you feel at home. "Come in as our guest and leave as our friend." We serve American fair with our own twist. We believe fresh is best, so awe make all our food from scratch. We have free parking in the front lot, back retail parking garage and street parking. And dont forget we have 12 local beers on tap and a full bar. We have a dog friendly patio with ample seating and a great view of the downtown skyline. Eat and Drink Local.
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $22
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brisket sandwich potato croquettes wings pasta pecan ball virginia avenue night out with friends devour indy the bread pudding selection of beers small place excellent food and service downtown indy place to eat love this place our waiter embers
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a Pacers pregame dinner here with the wife. We’ve been here a few times. The 1st was during Devour Indy. We love this place. It’s my go to before Pacers games. The waiter is good and knows the menu and is very personable. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Bryan H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are all very friendly and very attentive to your needs. I have had several things on the menu. The brisket dinner is fantastic. The brisket sandwich is just as good and the chicken Marsala is pretty amazing as well. Save room for the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bryand920
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had such a nice dinner here! We started with the BBQ chicken flatbread, which features a unique house-made bbq sauce. We then decided on appetizers as entrees - the wings and the roasted caprese - both excellent! For desert, we followed other recommendations for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 384katiec
Reviewed January 23, 2019 via mobile

We were looking for a place for dinner before a Pacers game. We saw them on the list for Devour Indy. The place is smaller with a cozy fireplace by the bar. I liked the beer selection on tap. We liked the baked goat cheese...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tcuindy
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Our good friends suggested we try this restaurant before going the Pacer Game. Happy they did! This is a quaint little restaurant that has excellent food and service. Our waitress was prompt and very informative on each of the entree’s we asked about. The Brisket...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tripplanner99
Reviewed August 6, 2018

First visit and had the brisket sandwich. I will be back and probably order the brisket dinner. Good selection of beers.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cjd1949
Reviewed June 3, 2018

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on a whim and were pleasantly surprised. The one thing that really stood out about this restaurant was how friendly and genuine our server was. He gave great recommendations, especially when it came to the beers on...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank paigeharrington
Reviewed February 7, 2018

My daughter and I were downtown one evening and decided to try Ember as we were in the Virginia Avenue area. There is parking, but minimal in the parking lot in front of the restaurant that is shared with other businesses. We got a space,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ParisFanaticKRS
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Dinner after the theater for 4 hungry ladies. Wanted to try something new and Devour Indy provided a wonderful opportunity. We made a reservation and arrived about 30 mins early. We were able to be seated right away. The menu has quite a few offerings....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank bballmama2
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Nice menu, good bar selections plus friendly wait staff. Good venue for low key evening in downtown Indy along the growing Virginia Avenue corridor.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank jnwill01
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