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St. Elmo Steak House

127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
+1 317-635-0636
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp cocktail” (1,348 reviews)
“steak” (1,271 reviews)
“navy bean soup” (107 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

service was excellent. food was excellent. pricey but worth a splurge! shrimp cocktail is their famous and only appetizer. drinks were decent. enjoyed the server- excellent experience overall

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Are you looking for atmosphere, amazing bar tenders, top shelf cocktails, local craft beers, great food but don't want to wait for a table at St. Elmo's? Walk upstairs to the 1933 Lounge. The menu is limited, but there is plenty food to choose from...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place. old Indianapolis atmosphere but steaks cooked perfectly. Service is top notch. If you want to impress your guest then this is the place for you.

Thank johnjoy8
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for coming in.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On my flight to Indy for a conference a passenger on my flight recommended St. Elmo. My friend wanted steak for dinner, and I knew just the place. This is truly a traditional steak house. The staff is professional and friendly. Our meal was excellent!...More

Thank SoCal16
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. You have a lot of options for an exceptional dining experience in Indy and we are honored you chose us. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was extremely fresh and hot. They also had their on take on shrimp cocktail, St. Elmo style. It had a kick, but it was delicious and so was my seabass.

Thank qxgtuj
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are so delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, especially the shrimp cocktail. We hope to see you again soon—cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

st elmos is an Indianapolis tradition. Our go to place for special occasions. You can count on the consistency of the food and the service.

Thank Beth C
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for coming in.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

St. Elmos's is a landmark in Indiana. Serving celebrities from around the world and anyone who is a part of sports has dined here. All of this aside regular folks such as my husband and I have had the wonderful experience of eating the best...More

Thank Linda F
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent visit with us. And we appreciate you taking the time to leave your review. We hope to serve you again soon. Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago

St Elmo's is one of the last classic non-chain steakhouses left. The atmosphere is a great homage to original old town restaurants. The kidney bean soup is a throwback and has a story around why it is still served. And of course, the shrimp cocktail...More

Thank Tom T
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We could not be more pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit, especially our shrimp cocktail. We are also delighted that you truly appreciate atmosphere as we strive to maintain a traditional and comfortable environment for all our guests. Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've eaten at Saint Elmo's several times,and the food never disappoints. This most recent trip, we just ordered shrimp cocktail and drinks. Simply put, the shrimp cocktail at St Elmo is the best I've ever eaten, anywhere. It is worth a trip to Indianapolis just...More

Thank David C
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We could not be more pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your visit, especially our shrimp cocktail. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Top notch, attentive, and knowledgeable service, plus some juicy well cooked steaks, this is a great spot whenever you are in indy...be ready for typical steak house prices (high $), We had a $165 bill for 2 including alcohol..but its a treat well worth it....More

Thank lovelandholdings
Sheri S, Office Assistant at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. You have a lot of options for an exceptional dining experience in Indy and we are honored you chose us. Cheers!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
15:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
    (Maryland)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-635-0636
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