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Prime & Steak Trail

Steakhouses, Grills & Historic Taverns

Whether you are looking for a juicy steak or prime rib in a relaxed atmosphere or fine dining, let this trail guide you. Many boast locally raised meats that create a flavor like no other. Find steakhouses, grills, and an historic tavern as you travel Indiana. Let the warmth of the owners or the history of the buildings complete your experiences while you dine.

Bonges Tavern 

Bonge's is Perkinsville's best-kept secret. Chef Tony created a tailgating paradise worthy of an adult field trip! The Chalkboard menu changes often with items ranging from pork mignon to perkinsville pork. Part of the fun of Bonge's is "not knowing" what's on the board prior to arriving.


Cajun in Peru, IN? Yep, you got it! Boondocks is a great place for a little cajun. Don't like cajun? That's ok too! We are sure you will find something here to please your taste buds. Be sure to check out their outdoor seating too.

Bridgewater Grille 

The Bridgewater Grille is perfect for a casual lunch or dinner.  The Bridgewater Grille is an ideal setting for business meetings, lunch with a co-worker or a quick bite before or after golf.  Our menu specializes in lighter meals including soups, salads, sandwiches, wraps and local favorites. The Bridgewater Grille is also the place to grab soft drinks and coolers for the golf course.

Captain’s Cabin 

Discover new flavors and old favorites overlooking the beautiful south shore of Crooked Lake.Captain’s Cabin offers spectacular food and a great atmosphere, what else could you ask for?

Cooley’s Bar & Grill 

Enjoy appetizers, weekly specials, steaks, sandwiches and more at Cooley’s Bar & Grill.

Grains & Grill 

Formerly a John Deere Dealership turned restaurant, Grains & Grill offers an upscale experience at an affordable price! Enjoy delicious steaks, house cut Indiana pork tenderloin, blackened fish tacos, or chargrilled hamburgers while relaxing in the comfortable, laid back atmosphere.

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.

Lakeview Grille at the Potawatomi Inn at Pokagon State Park 

Casual Dining at its best! Step into their Historic Dining Room and wrap yourself in the warm lodge feeling it gives off. Lakeview Grille is sprinkled with the charm of long ago as well as giving you the feeling of just coming off the lake.

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 Bar & Grill 

Why would you want to go anywhere else? Tap a pit stop at this cute little bar and grill in Monrovia. Try some of their famous firecracker chicken or one of their garlic cheeseburgers.

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.

Montezuma Grill   

Located in Montezuma, Montezuma Grill is a delicious stop you won’t want to miss on the Prime & Steak Trail!

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.

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.

Sgt. Preston’s of the North 

Great pub food, friendly service, and seasonal dining on the largest outdoor patio in Lafayette. Enjoy Happy Hour on Friday nights and live music on Saturday nights.

Smitty McMusselman's Pub & Grub 

Smitty McMusselman’s Pub & Grub has Family friendly dining upstairs, and an outstanding Pub downstairs. They are pleased to offer a nice variety of Irish & American fare including their dynamic Hand Breaded Mushrooms, Scotch Eggs, Steaks, Salads, Soups, Guinness Bangers N' Mash, Fish & Chips, Drunken Chicken, Corned Beef & Cabbage to name a few.

Center Cut at Indiana Live Grand Casino 

Center Cut offers the finest, award-winning dining experience in the Indianapolis area. Right off the main entrance of Indiana Grand Racing & Casino, guests will enjoy a sophisticated and charming atmosphere featuring spacious dining areas, a beautiful, glowing amber bar and an intimate piano lounge. With perfectly hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood selections, handcrafted martinis and an extensive wine library, Center Cut is truly a well-prepared experience carefully crafted by Indiana Grand’s world-class culinary team.

Tell City Pour Haus 

‚ÄčThe Pour Haus is the Tri-State's premier venue for LIVE music, all year round located in Tell City, Indiana. They offer a wide variety of menu choices, drinks and the area's largest craft beer selection.

The Edge 

The Edge’s dining room is surrounded by windows, providing the picture perfect back drop for a great meal. They also have mounted TV's so you don't miss the game and kids' tables as well. 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.

Timbers Steakhouse & Seafood

Timbers is Angola’s place for steaks and seafood. Established in 1999, Timbers is proud to boast the largest menu in the area.


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.