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Taste Cafe & Marketplace

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5164 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1136
+1 317-925-2233
08:00 - 15:00
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Mon 08:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 15:00
Wed - Thu 18:00 - 21:00
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here with family who live in Indy. Was not impressed, we went around 9-10am on Saturday was not busy at all but took forever to get served our food, part of our parties food came out before the other. Coffee was gone had to wait for that, spoons, etc. Staff was disorganized and inefficient, especially for not being busy.... More 

Thank Travis K
Indianapolis, Indiana
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Taste has a wide array of yummy options for all types of customers, from soups & salads to sandwiches and more substantial fare. You order at the counter and they bring the food to your table. Everything is delicious but don't miss the pomme frites!

Thank cbhe
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We walk to Taste weekly in the spring/summer/autumn to sit outside and enjoy wonderful service, fresh food, and a menu that is fun and seasonal. The staff treat us so well and are super friendly to our children - this restaurant has helped to nurture a "foodie" culture in our 10 and 11 year olds!

Thank IndyUSFamily
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169 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I've been here twice with a friend. I can always find something healthy. Some of the combinations in sandwiches are not common, but creative and delicious. The desserts look amazing! The decor is lacking in warmth. Lots of different size tables, but a dreary feeling.

Thank PLTmom
Indianapolis, Indiana
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I used to love this restaurant and have gone more than a dozen times. I went last Saturday with my daughter and it was not good. From the decor, quality of the food and even worse service I can't recommend it. The seat covers were torn, the bathroom was disgusting and the fact that our specialty coffee drinks were after... More 

2 Thank Carla E
Indianapolis, Indiana
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10 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I love having brunch here -the line can be long but worth the wait. I love eating outside when the weather is nice. The quiche is fabulous!! There is always a display of tempting sweets too! It's order at the counter and serve your own water and sit and wait at a table for your food to arrive. Well worth... More 

Thank ghandleyd
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I live in the neighborhood and have never stopped in, so decided to with some friends. When you go in, you order at a counter and someone brings the food to you. The food took quite some time for all of us. When mine came out, they had given me a completely different dish. I told the girl it wasn't... More 

2 Thank Hunter V
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Menu huge. Special board huge. Line huge due to over complicated menu. Wait for food huge. I only go for coffee to meet a friend who loves the oatmeal. Food as tortured as a Dick Cheney water board victim. I may never go back.They opened a sister restaurant next door called E.D. It's just as unfulfilling.

2 Thank HenrySteel
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Extensive vegetarian and meat options. Great coffee. Go when you are not rushed; food can take awhile to come out.

Thank Cheryl W
Sudbury, MA
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

The menus are innovative and interesting, making it very difficult to select something :) The breakfasts were delicious. The portions are extremely generous. Can't wait to return and try some of their other creative dishes!

Thank SMHamilton

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5164 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1136
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-925-2233

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