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Rack of Lamb. Filet Mignon. Lobster Tail. Breast of Long Island Duck. Is your mouth watering? Indiana offers more than just down home cooking and delectable desserts. Follow this trail to find superb fine dining restaurants.

Cafe Navarre

Housed in a historical building in the heart of downtown South Bend, the ambiance of Café Navarre is unmatched. Café Navarre brings you modern American cuisine with French, Spanish and Italian influences distinguished by their simplicity, genuine flavor and respect for ingredients.

Grains & Grill

Grains & Grill  serves Comfort Food with an Upscale Twist. This family owned restaurant offers delicious, handcrafted meals and several beers on tap!

Homestretch Steakhouse

A classic American Steakhouse with a wall wrapped in windows offers spectacular views of Hoosier Park’s oval of speed. Indulge in fresh seafood and delicious steaks as you overlook the action at the unique Homestretch Steakhouse .

LaSalle Grill

LaSalle Grill  uses fresh, high quality, and hand-chosen ingredients in their chef-inspired original dishes and ethnic food. This modern American bistro restaurant offers classic favorites, unique new dishes, and an award-winning wine list.

Main Street Grille 

This locally owned restaurant in downtown Mishawaka has plenty to choose from! Pasta dishes, natural steak, and fresh seafood combined with their full bar and beers on tap make for a relaxing evening.

Matteo’s Ristornate Italiano

The premier Italian experience in the midwest in a relaxed, laid back atmosphere. Located on the square in downtown Noblesville, Matteo’s Ristornate Italiano  is the perfect place to try some authentic Italian cuisine or sip on a glass of wine.

Moser’s Austrian Cafe

Located in downtown New Carlisle, Moser’s Austrian Cafe  strives to create a fun, gourmet dining experience by combining style and personal flair. Their cuisine is influenced by the flavors and styles of Austria and Germany to create mouth-watering dishes.

Peterson’s Restaurant

Enjoy local, award-winning cuisine! Peterson’s , an award winning restaurant, prides itself on being able to satisfy a wide variety of tastes and appetites. Their top quality seafood, U.S.D.A prime beef, and exquisite vegetarian dishes are sure to satisfy.

Sahm’s Restaurant and Bar

Since opening in 1986, Sahm’s  has concentrated on offering straightforward, simple, fresh food. They bake all of their breads and desserts, make all of their own soups and sauces, buy produce from a local source, and prepare the best meats and seafood to order.


Situated on Notre Dame’s campus, Sorin’s  serves traditional French cuisine with a modern midwest flair.

The Edge 

A dining room filled with windows provides the perfect backdrop for a delicious meal. Look out onto the golf course and enjoy a home cooked meal for the entire family. Their menu offers something for everyone from hand tossed salads to fresh, local Angus beef.

The Fiddler’s Three

The Fiddler’s Three , a quaint restaurant and pub took nearly five years to plan and build. The 1700 pieces of glass used for the windows and doors, the large chimney, and the 148 year old mantel are sure to take your breath away. The Fiddler’s Three strives to bring the finest food, beverages and dining pleasure to their customers.

The Patio Steakhouse

This friendly neighborhood restaurants features an outstanding staff and a well equipped kitchen that only uses the freshest products and ingredients. The Patio Steakhouse  offers high quality food in a relaxed, welcoming environment. We recommend trying their seafood buffet, patio burger, or frog legs.

Tippecanoe Place

Built by Clem Studebaker from 1886 - 1889, the Tippecanoe Place  mansion has a rich and colorful history. Today, the restaurant indulges clientele in grand cuisine and noble wine - all within an atmosphere of unparalleled ambiance at the heart of the South Bend business and catering scene.

Tre Bicchieri

Enjoy simple but delicious food at Tre Bicchieri. Tre Bicchieri  has an eclectic menu featuring classic Italian cuisine along with new, exciting dishes. A dessert menu of Italian classics and their hand-picked wine, beer and liquor list offers choices to suite any palate and preference.