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Binkley's Kitchen & Bar

American, Bar, Pub
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5902 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-2554 (College & Kessler)
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Columbus, Ohio
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84 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can say the best part of this spot was the Buffalo Trace Manhattan for $5.00 each. If we take it one step further do try the loaded tater tots and the pretzel twists, but avoid the pizza. A great place for Apps and drinks before having dinner down the street.

Thank jccbus22
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just had an excellent meal at Binkley's. It has a nice quiet atmosphere with great service. I tried one of the many choices of martinis and it was very good. I am not a normal martini drinker but the server suggested one that I might like. The food was served a proper temperature and it had very good flavor.... More 

Thank Nancy2801
Brownsburg, in
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We happened on this great restaurant by accident. Great service. Wonderful food. Loved the atmosphere since we are outside. A great Sunday afternoon!

Thank Gary G
Indianapolis, Indiana
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610 reviews
556 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

My Herb Chicken was superb, my wife's spinach mushroom panini was quite good. Server was charming and the price was fair.

Thank BatGuano30
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96 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Not a lot of parking but it was worth walking a block or two. Very good food and service. There was a variety of dishes on the menu. Meat loaf, salads, sandwiches and meals. I would go back again!

Thank Rae Ann H
Indianapolis, Indiana
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Went in for dinner after six months and barely recognized the place. Service was iffy and the food was pedestrian. Looks like it will be a long time between meals.

Thank Bob B
Indianapolis, Indiana
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Went there for brunch and had one of the best omelettes I have had in a long time! I had not been for years but was glad to be back. We had a big dinner there and used the back room five years ago when we got married and wanted to entertain out of town guests. All my experiences here... More 

Thank Kaytbethsc
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

First time dining here yesterday. It was Part of Chow Down Midtown, where you can kind of 'sample' certain menu items at a lower cost. This place had a fabulous menu for this (and in general) for food. Reasonable prices. They have a lot of different cocktails and a full bar and a good list of wine and beer. Seasonal... More 

Thank Mary T
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84 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We have eaten here several times! Even had our rehearsal dinner here years ago. Highly recommend this place. The menu offers a decent amount of choices and most items we've had were delicious.

Thank lynnridge
Plymouth, Indiana
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92 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We waited for quite a while to be seated, and when someone FINALLY came they said that bar side was sit "wherever" After that the service was excellent - My wife's salad was enjoyable and my burger was great - the waitress was very helpful recommending the extra's to make the meal EXCELLENT.

Thank Greg H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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

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