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Canal Bistro

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6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
+1 317-254-8700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“falafel” (7 reviews)
“greek salad” (5 reviews)
“dolmathes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is just so GOOD! Charming place, clean, friendly, with GREAT service. The falafel was the best we’ve ever had, and I’m from Dearborn, MI, with a huge offering of middle Eastern restaurants and I have eaten a lot of falafel in my...More

Thank Chopstick224
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

If you like Mediterranean food, this if your spot in Broad Ripple! We went for lunch and then walked along the Monon. The wife and I both had pita wraps and they were both excellent. I had chicken shawarma and she had the gyro. I...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

The Canal Bistro deserves your attention if you like Mediterranean menu. Their falafel is great, so are the humus and peta bread. Summer outside looking at people cruising by makes the food taste even better. Now, their gyros was not great. The chunks of lamb...More

1  Thank Nelson C
Reviewed December 15, 2017

First Time visit to Canal Bistro . Outstanding Experience. The Food was so Fresh and very good. Went with a Group . Had appetizers which were very good. For my Meal I got the Mixed Grill which was a Kabob of Steak and Chicken. The...More

Thank NewJerseyMiles2Go
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

We travel to Indianapolis regularly and stop here for a meal every time. We have never been disappointed. The food is some of the best we have had in the states. I especially like the babaganoush. The eggplant is smoked and takes the dish over...More

1  Thank Gbear2013
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

The food and the service was very nice. We had a party of 5 including a small child and the staff was very accommodating. My giro wrap was even better the the last one I had at the Bistro. The Greek salad was tasty and...More

Thank Rick O
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

Not sure how people would know from Google but this place is open for breakfast. I had eggs and pesto & wife had omelet. Thumbs up on eggs and pesto, but a little messy if you try to eat like sandwich. The location is fantastic...More

Thank D M
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We sat outside by the canal for dinner and really enjoyed the atmosphere. The food was very good and reasonably priced for what you get in quality and quantity. There are a lot of options for vegetarians too. They also had high chairs for our...More

1  Thank Gerri H
Reviewed September 2, 2017

We were staying in Broad Ripple for a short get away and had to notice the full canal side patio crowd at the Canal Bistro. Our visit happened on a cloudy cool day so we were inside. Immediately noticed all the intricate tile work on...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

A large group of international psychologists and educators are staying at Butler University. After several days of dorm food (which will not be reviewed but makes me very glad to not live on a college campus any more) two friends and I drove over to...More

Thank lawfish5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
    (Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-254-8700
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