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Bru Burger Bar

410 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1502
+1 317-635-4278
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
410 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1502
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everything seemed to be pretty average. Had the bru burger and friend had the hot chicken sandwich. The chicken sandwich was definitely the better of the two. A little pricey for what it is but nothing terrible.

Thank ryane364
Reviewed 4 days ago

The atmosphere was great, the service even better! My wife and I were in town for vacation and couldn't decide which burger to order. Our server recommended we try the plain sample burger, 4 ounces instead of 8, and have it customized. Thank you so...More

Thank DouglassC10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in during a very busy weekend in Indy, the wait wasn't very long. The atmosphere was cool and casual, but has an upscale and modern feel. The jalapeno mac and cheese was amazing, as well as the salads and charcuterie plate. They serve local...More

Thank Alexandria A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went shopping on Mass ave with girlfriends from out of town. They loved the shops. Then we had to do lunch of course! Picked this place and we all loved it. The atmosphere was fun, and food was great. We all had burgers and really...More

Thank Indym0m2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bloody Mary was excellent. Bourbon burger so so. Too much bun, friend liked the patty melt rye bread, although he took the top bread off

Thank Gay1944
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great lunch with 14 guests in group! Server was attentive and friendly and even was good with doing separate checks! Would definitely go back!

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with great service in a cool spot. We went for lunch. The burgers are amazing, soft bun with flavorable well cooked meat. The onion rings are very tasty. And a great beer selection.

Thank munzerq2015
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

I realize this is a burger restaurant and they are great, but the salads are amazing. My fav is the Gorganberry pecan salad with Chicken. Yumm!

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food. Great service. Clean environment. Fries and house sauce were so good! Family friendly but bar seating is an option. No wait for us.

Thank Laci S
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Fun area in downtown with good food however the service was disengaged and inattentive. Too bad as it had a nice vibe to the place.

Thank marymaryloveshawaii
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Questions & Answers
October 13, 2016|
Response from Dewey4321 | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I assume if you call them they will happily sell you one. I think they are part of the Cunningham group which is quite large. The gift certificate would probably work at any of their restaurants. karen
April 12, 2016|
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Response from BrianD317 | Reviewed this property |
As long as you're willing to walk a 2 or 3 blocks you can usually find metered parking on a street or a small lot around the area. Sometimes there's a cost, sometimes not as it depends on the day or time of day.
December 9, 2015|
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Response from Jeff P | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They open at 11:00 and first reservation they will take is starting at noon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Massachusetts Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46204-1502
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-635-4278
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Opened in Indianapolis, Indiana in December 2011, BRU is an ode to our love... the burger. A second location in Lexington, Kentucky opened on Monday, November 18th, 2013. BRU features gourmet chef burgers as well as veggie, turkey, lamb, and ahi tuna varieties. Fresh salads, sandwiches, fries, onion rings, and hand dipped milkshakes round out our exciting menu. In addition, BRU has over 16 craft beers on draft along with over 40 bottles from around the world. BRU is a member of Cunningham Restaurant Group (CRG). CRG proudly operates restaurants in Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky including: Charbonos, Stone Creek Dining Company, Boulder Creek Dining Company, Mesh on Mass, and Moerlein Lager House.
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