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653 E 52nd St, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1167
+1 317-920-8121
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 21:30
Sat 09:00 - 21:30
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my daughter and daughter-in-law, for lunch not long ago. I have been trying to eat a more healthy diet and eating out can sometimes be difficult to do. One of my daughters has Lupus and has found eating Paleo has been very helpful. With these lifestyle changes we found it very easy to it here. We chose the... More 

Thank Rhonda S
Indianapolis, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finally somebody is serving real food. Had the Kimchi bowl for brunch and a parisian eggs benedict both were Amazing.

Thank free5cknth
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been quite a few times. The food used to be amazing and portions used to be big. It seems to be that recently the food quality and the portion sizes have gone down. I have had their vegan biscuits and gravy multiple times and the last time I got it, I was unimpressed. I didn't even finish because the... More 

Thank Ahelgesen
Towanda, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Good healthy food. I will be back. Not just the same old stuff. Eggs and quinoa are not something I would have thought of.

Thank nscrn
Indianapolis, Indiana
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231 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you or a dining companion is vegetarian or vegan, this may be the place to go. They have several options to choose from. Parking is atrocious! Service was the pits. My soup and that of my dining companions was out of this world wonderful. The Morrocan carrot salad had little flavor. Mine is better. The broccoli salad was tasty... More 

Thank homeless-dancer
Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Just delicious - mimosas are terrific and their Pannekoken dessert is one of a kind. The services is fantastic and the people are really cool.

Thank lizbosko
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Great little spot that offers several vegan and vegetarian options. Hummus is great, and their lentil curry soup is one of my favorites. Peanut Sauce Temptation with seitan is fantastic and one of my kids said the cilantro pesto dish was the best he ever had.

Thank Steve J
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We spent the night in Indianapolis and as usual looked for a "new to us" vegitarian resturant. We chose SoBro Cafe and were very pleased. The dinning area was small, but the atmosphere was great! We ordered the deluxe hummus to share and then the night's special, crusted talapia over mashed potatoes with veggies. It was very delicious. Oh, i... More 

Thank Teresa P
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped on a road trip after looking up vegan places. It was above anything we'd expect. Started with their homemade chai tea latte which got me addicted. And then all of us opted for The Good Burger. Which was delicious and very filling. The sweet potato dries we chose (which came for a small additional cost) were not what... More 

Thank MaiteTheFrenchie
Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

I took friends to SoBro who had never been there before. It was an early rainy Thursday evening so tables filled slowly. We began with a bottle of Melbac, by the glass is limited, which was delicious. My friend commented on how another restaurant he had been to lately charger $8 more. Beginning with the corn fritters which were dry... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
09:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 653 E 52nd St, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1167
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-920-8121
SoBro Cafe wants you to enjoy great tasting, interesting, wonderful food. Our internationally-inspired dishes are healthy and our plates come back to the kitchen clean! We have a range of selections for every taste, from steak eaters to vegetarians and vegans to guests on gluten-free diets. Please see our menu on our website, or call to find out what our dinner specials are, or better yet- come in and experience our food!
Chef Jenxie creates all of our food from scratch (except our breads and sweet potato fries) and this includes all our sauces, soups, dressings and even our ketchup.
Our dining room is filled with local art- all available for immediate sale, with 100% of the money going directly to the artist. Our staff is also creative, featuring two art gallery curators, two visual artists currently displaying work in Indianapolis, four performing musicians, and a fire spinner.

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