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Bub's Burgers & Ice Cream

210 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1760
+1 317-706-2827
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“elk burger” (103 reviews)
“waffle fries” (58 reviews)
“ice cream” (66 reviews)
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210 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1760
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zionsville location is very popular, although finding a parking space can be a problem. Burgers are big and tasty and fries are very good. However, there are lots of other good sources for these comfort food in the Indy area.

Thank Robert Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Best Burgers Ever hands down. Don't be tempted by the Elk burger, just get the Settle for Less Ugly, unless you are used to eating 4 burgers at a sitting. 😉 My hubby did the challenge once.

Thank Gloria O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not for the faint of heart. If you want a quality burger, this is the spot for you...if you don't mind using paper towels as your napkin. Outdoor seating is available during the warmer months. Indoor seating is okay, but be ready for a higher...More

Thank wag46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for a fun time with friends. Huge burgers were made with quality meat and cooked properly and there was a nice selection of sides. The milk shakes here are incredible!

Thank G1039ANstevena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guys lunch. Several of us went to tackle the "Big Ugly". None of us were disappointed. The large burger of 1 pound was a perfect burger. Yes, it was large and fatty, but man, they can cook a thick burger perfectly. I was expecting...More

Thank fishhead101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch for our first visit here. Service was really good and they explained the menu really well and made use feel welcome. There was definitely service with a smile! Burgers were great and tasted homemade off the grill. They were really fresh. Neat atmosphere...More

Thank Oceans_Reachers
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Our grandkids first choice always is Bubs. Good diner food and something for everyone. Preference is always the original Bubs in Carmel. Hot dogs and burgers for the kids and love grilled fish sandwich. Fun vibe and servers are very accommodating. Ice cream after is...More

Thank 600Suzie18
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Decided to go the Bub's as it had been a while. Young high school lad was our waiter said he had worked there since he was 14. Very knowledgeable and very congenial. We ordered and I told him we wanted HOT fries...Some time later I...More

Thank Harry P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The food here was really good, as was the service. Only drawback is driving all the way up to Carmel's fake downtown/main street. Though this restaurant is right off the monon so you could also bike from Downtown indy. I'd go here again if I...More

Thank Wayne S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Bub's burgers have ruined me on eating burgers anywhere else. The sloppy waffles are yummy too. They have ice cream too, but I never have room for that. They do a giant burger challenge too, if you are into that.

Thank Gloria O
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 W Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1760
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 317-706-2827
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