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Iron Skillet Restaurant

2489 W 30th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2268
+1 317-923-6353
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2489 W 30th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2268
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

My aunts took me here 2 celebrate 2 milestones in my life, graduating college and turning the big 40. The staff was wonderful, polite & very nice. The food was delicious and hot. I will be back.

Thank Lovely I
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went with my son after a track meet at Marian University. Every thing is served family style in 4 courses. We had the delious fried chicken. Recommend ordering it when you make your reservation. They cook it up fresh and it takes 20 minutes. The...More

Thank Max K
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Kid and I were rolling through Indy on a Sunday; hit the Skillet for early dinner. Lingering families were finishing huge repasts in their post-church finery as we were ushered into the rear dining room (with a commanding view of the grounds) by a dapper-suited...More

Thank HarryBGurnee_IL
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is the first time for me to eat at the Iron Skillet, so I was uncertain of the service we would receive. I arranged a surprise 90th Birthday Party for my Aunt Betty last night. She had always talked about how special this place...More

Thank lindagee1971
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great fried chicken with hugh portions. Served family style vegtables, great coffee and excellant service.

Thank allenk80
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We come here recently as an alternative to Hollyhock Hill. We like the atmosphere, the staff and the food. Unfortunately it's about a 45 minute drive which is about twice as far. But that being said we think it's worth the drive.

Thank DMJA21
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is called the Iron Skillet because that is how they cook their fried chicken. Everything is served family style and bowls of potatoes, corn, green beans, biscuits and apple butter. The salad is just lettuce with a great vinegar based dressing. The fried chicken...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Its great old fashioned comfort food. The owner/manager really cares and the place is very nice but yet very relaxed. The Fried Chicken is the best in the city by far.

Thank Christmas_man64
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Since 1956, I've been coming to this fabulous family style restaurant. I've introduced many friends/relatives/co-workers & continue to enjoy a delicious meal with outstanding service. Our most recent visit was no exception. From the time your reservation is taken, your mouth starts to water for...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017

We've been going to the Iron Skillet for decades and the food is always delicious with great service!

Thank Stephanie M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2489 W 30th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222-2268
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-923-6353
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