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Canal Bistro

6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
+1 317-254-8700
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Not sure how people would know from Google but this place is open for breakfast. I had eggs and pesto & wife had omelet. Thumbs up on eggs and pesto, but a little messy if you try to eat like sandwich. The location is fantastic...More

Thank D M
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We sat outside by the canal for dinner and really enjoyed the atmosphere. The food was very good and reasonably priced for what you get in quality and quantity. There are a lot of options for vegetarians too. They also had high chairs for our...More

Thank Gerri H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were staying in Broad Ripple for a short get away and had to notice the full canal side patio crowd at the Canal Bistro. Our visit happened on a cloudy cool day so we were inside. Immediately noticed all the intricate tile work on...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

A large group of international psychologists and educators are staying at Butler University. After several days of dorm food (which will not be reviewed but makes me very glad to not live on a college campus any more) two friends and I drove over to...More

Thank lawfish5
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We went with friends on a beautiful May evening to this Mediterranean restaurant. Very relaxed atmosphere and great people watching from the patio. We sampled the platter and greatly enjoyed the variety of appetizers. We also shared an ample pitcher of Sangria and enjoyed it...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Tried this restaurant on a whim before a show at Clowes Hall. Boy were we impressed. It was a nice evening and we were able to enjoy their outdoor patio. Nice chairs/tables and great people watching in Broadripple. My friend and I both thought our...More

Thank bloomcrew
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Highly recommend this restaurant for many reasons. The food, the service, and the location. Being served great food, by friendly staff, sitting outside by the canal. Can't beat it.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Very well prepared middle eastern cuisine. Staff is helpful and attentive. We enjoy the baba ganoush and dolmathes a lot. Lamb and chicken entrees well prepared.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We frequently dine at Canal Bistro for numerous reasons. The owner of the restaurant is from Egypt and he serves authentic Middle Eastern cuisine that is delicious. The decor of the restaurant is unique. We especially enjoy eating outside on their patio that overlooks the...More

Thank PaulMath99
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here before taken my mother-in-law, but always with her menu. And you obey your mother-in-law! Today, I had a menu free and could explore choices. Man, do they offer a great trip through the Mediterranean Sea. I mix Greek and Turkish tastes, had...More

Thank Nelson C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
    (Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-254-8700
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