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DeeGusto's Southern Cooking - CLOSED

1430 W Washington St, This restaurant is no longer in business at this location, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4538
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Mar 2016
“Heavy Food”
20 Aug 2015
“Great Place to eat after a day at the zoo.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1430 W Washington St, This restaurant is no longer in business at this location, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4538
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2016

Not bad but very heavy. If you like down home food then you have found your home. The macaroni and cheese is the best I have ever eaten.

Thank Joanna D
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The food was the best. Especially after you have spent the day at the Indianapolis Zoo. I would not waste my money on the overpriced food at the zoo. Just down the street a couple blocks from the zoo. The place has only about 6...More

Thank 2HuskyMom
Reviewed 31 July 2015

I thought this restaurant was a Mexican restaurant (Degustos) but it's actually DeeGusto's! Anyway, although the dining area is small, I enjoyed my experience and the food was delicious. This place is by the Indianapolis Zoo, give it a try if you're into home-cooked, comfort...More

Thank DoctorBurk
Reviewed 4 April 2015

The small bright gold building has only 5-6 tables for sit down service. Must say we had no problem getting a table at 3PM! The food and service were genuine Southern! Just what we were looking for! Deliciously seasoned greens, home style potatoes, fried pork...More

Thank PeggyS30024
Reviewed 19 December 2014

I can't say enough about this place. The best food and service ever. Diane, Lizzie, Lucy and Gail make you feel like you are in your ma'am's dining room. You won't be disappointed if you visit. I eat here at least once per week but...More

Thank STARProgram
Reviewed 29 August 2014

I am vegetarian, so there was not much for me. My friend and I arrived very close to closing but were greeted warmly and ordered food to go, which I took home to my wife. Chicken wings, greens and macaroni and cheese. She pronounced it...More

Thank GroveReviews
Reviewed 16 April 2014

it is good food, price is kind of higher then if you went to the same kind of restaurant outside of Indianapolis,My meal was priced at about $15.

Thank indyphotographer
Reviewed 16 February 2014

If you love soul & southern cooking do yourself and favor and stop by this local gem of a restaurant. I have been to all the soul food restaurant in Indianapolis and this one is by far the best. The service was amazing and everything...More

1  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 18 January 2013

The down-home cooking at this little hole in the wall restaurant was a pleasant surprise. Hidden away in a tiny, unassuming building next to a Speedway gas station, it is easy to miss. I had driven by for decades without realizing it was there. Thanks...More

1  Thank NanjingBob
Reviewed 24 September 2012

This is by far the best soul food restaurant in Indianapolis! The service was GREAT and that is what is important to me. The food is OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I had the fried pork chops, greens and macaroni & cheese. Everything was seasoned perfectly and was hot...More

Thank Andi S
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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  • Address: 1430 W Washington St, This restaurant is no longer in business at this location, Indianapolis, IN 46222-4538
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
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