As a local Zionsville roofing company, our team has tried out virtually every restaurant in the area. With its beautiful brick-lined Main Street and many boutique shops, galleries, and performance venues, Zionsville is a lovely destination for any tourists searching for a charming weekend getaway.
What you might not know, though, is that even as a local, downtown Zionsville may hold some undiscovered treasures for you, particularly on the food scene. 😋
If you’ve been looking for ideas to mix things up for your next night out, look no further. Keep reading for recommendations on some of the best restaurants downtown Zionsville has to offer.
1. The Friendly Tavern 🍔
From burgers and french fries to wings and nachos, The Friendly Tavern has all the classic pub food you could want and more. They also have an extensive menu of sandwiches, salads, seafood, and entrees that’s sure to delight any palate. With an 18+ age limit, it’s not the best place for a family night out, but you can be sure that no kids will be around to disrupt the mood or add unexpected stress to your meal.
2. Noah Grant’s Grill House & Oyster Bar 🦪
With reviews that say, “Scallops are to die for!” and “Wonderful selections!” Noah Grant’s Grill House & Oyster Bar must be doing something right. They have pretty much every category of seafood you could ask for, including oysters, sushi, shrimp, scallops, and fish and chips, to name a few! They also have extensive American fare menu offerings and a section of their menu that’s entirely gluten-free.
3. The Salty Cowboy 🌮
Did someone say chips and salsa? The Salty Cowboy is a great place to get your fill of some of the best Tex-Mex in the area. This restaurant, located on Oak St, has a great outdoor seating area and an amazing menu full of tacos, quesadillas, nachos, burritos, and burgers. They also boast an extensive tequila bar; head over today to have all the margaritas your heart desires!
4. Cobblestone Zionsville 🧇
Come check out your new favorite Sunday brunch spot! Cobblestone Zionsville has everything you need. Omelets, quiches, and french toast abound on the special weekend lunch menu. And for your friend who ‘just doesn’t really like breakfast food,’ they also have several standard lunch sandwiches and fresh salad options available. There truly is something on the menu for everybody.
Both their indoor and outdoor dining options have great decor, and they host live music on Friday and Saturday nights. Grab a drink and check out some of the best local music in town!
5. Greek’s Pizzeria 🍕
Of all the amazing food you can eat at the restaurants in Zionsville, sometimes you’re not in the mood for something fancy. Sometimes, you’re just looking for a place that serves great pizza. Thankfully, Greek’s Pizzeria is here to help you out.
Start your meal off with some breadsticks, hot wings, or cheesy bread. Follow it up with one of Greek’s many specialty pizzas (grilled chicken fajita pizza, anyone?) and finish it off with some sweet and delicious cinnamon twists.
6. Auberge 🍹
Winner of a 2020 Opentable Diners’ Choice Award, Auberge is a must-visit for fine dining in Zionsville. Featuring the best of French cuisine for lunch, brunch, and dinner, your next date night is in more than capable hands at Auberge.
For mid-afternoon dining, they also feature a specialty afternoon menu, with small plates and a dedicated drinks menu. After enjoying dessert, stick around for Live Music on the Bricks!
Explore These Downtown Zionsville Restaurants and More
On Main St and beyond, there’s no shortage of places to find great food, awesome service, and an amazing atmosphere. Once you’ve eaten at each of the restaurants on this list, we hope that you’ll branch out and explore some new options of your own!
When you’re in the middle of home repair, cooking a meal is the last thing on your mind. While you go spend the afternoon or evening out at one of these downtown Zionsville restaurants, let us take care of your home renovations for you. From roof and siding replacements to kitchen remodels, The Heartland Builders have been proudly serving the Zionsville community for years. Give us a call today to learn how we can support your next project!