New American - Best of 2011

Published Sep 2, 2011

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. MCL Restaurant & Bakery

Voters Love

"Love this place!!! I took the kids to MCL when they were little, but the grew up and thought that they were "too cool..." via Terry T.

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Multiple Locations
  • MCL Restaurant & Bakery, Great Meals, Specialty Food and Drink, Weddings, Traditional American, Bakery, Caterer, 86th St & Township Line Rd / 2370 West 86th St. Indianapolis IN 46260
    Multiple locations
  • Yats, Great Meals, New American, Soul Food, Cajun/Creole, 8352 E 96th St Fishers IN 46037
    2. Yats
    Nominee for: New American, Soul Food
    Multiple locations
  • Harry & Izzy's Downtown, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Steakhouse, Trendy Bar, Romantic Restaurant, Seafood, 153 S Illinois St Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46225
    Nominee for: New American
    153 S Illinois St, Wholesale District Indianapolis, IN
  • Stone Creek Dining Company, Great Meals, New American, Seafood, Traditional American, Romantic Restaurant, Steakhouse, 13904 Town Center Blvd Noblesville IN 46060
    Multiple locations
  • Mesh on Mass, Great Meals, Nightlife, New American, Trendy Bar, Romantic Restaurant, 725 Massachusetts Ave Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46204
    Nominee for: New American
    725 Massachusetts Ave, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • Zest! Exciting Food Creations., Great Meals, New American, 1134 East 54th Street, Studio H Indianapolis IN 46220
    Nominee for: New American
    1134 East 54th Street, Studio H, Indianapolis, IN
  • Palomino, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 49 W Maryland St Indianapolis IN 46204
    Nominee for: New American
    49 W Maryland St, Wholesale District Indianapolis, IN
  • Kelties Restaurant & Catering, LLC, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 110 S Union St Westfield IN 46074
    Nominee for: New American
    110 S Union St, Westfield, IN
  • 3 Sisters Cafe, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Breakfast, New American, Sandwich Shop, Healthy Lunch, Vegetarian, 6360 Guilford Ave Broad Ripple Indianapolis IN 46220
    Nominee for: Breakfast, New American
    6360 Guilford Ave, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • Dawson's on Main, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1464 Main St Speedway IN 46224
    Nominee for: New American
    1464 Main St, Speedway, IN
  • Meridian, Great Meals, New American, 5694 N Meridian St Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis IN 46208
    11. Meridian
    Nominee for: New American
    5694 N Meridian St, Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis, IN
  • Seasons 52, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, New American, Healthy Lunch, Vegetarian, Wine Bar, 8650 Keystone Crossing World Map Indianapolis IN 46240
    Nominee for: New American
    8650 Keystone Crossing, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • Served, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 4638 E 10th st Little Flower Indianapolis IN 46201
    Nominee for: New American
    4638 E 10th st, Little Flower Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    E 96th St, Castleton Indianapolis, IN
  • 14 West, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 14 W Maryland St Indianapolis IN 46204
    15. 14 West
    Nominee for: New American
    14 W Maryland St, Wholesale District Indianapolis, IN
  • Recess, Great Meals, Traditional American, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 4907 North College Avenue Indianapolis IN
    16. Recess
    4907 North College Avenue, Indianapolis, IN
  • Cobblestone Grill, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 160 S Main St Zionsville IN 46077
    Nominee for: New American
    160 S Main St, Zionsville Zionsville, IN
  • scratchtruck, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, New American, Traditional American, Burger, Food Truck, 1207 N New Jersey St Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46202
    Nominee for: New American
    Multiple locations
  • Pearl Bistro, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Healthy Lunch, New American, 1475 W. 86th Street, Suite A Indianapolis, Indiana 46260
    Nominee for: New American
    1475 West 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN
  • The Cheesecake Factory, Great Meals, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 1251 U.S. 31 World Map Greenwood IN 46143
    Nominee for: New American
    1251 U.S. 31, World Map Greenwood, IN
  • Oh Yumm Bistro, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 5615 N Illinois St Indianapolis IN 46208
    Nominee for: New American
    5615 N Illinois St, Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis, IN
  • Patrick's Kitchen and Drinks, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, 175 South Main Street Zionsville Zionsville IN
    Nominee for: New American
    175 South Main Street, Zionsville Zionsville,
  • Loon Lake Lodge, Great Meals, Seafood, New American, 6880 E 82nd St. Castleton Indianapolis IN 46250
    Nominee for: New American
    6880 E 82nd St., Castleton Indianapolis, IN
  • The Local Eatery and Pub, Great Meals, Nightlife, Traditional American, New American, Neighborhood Bar, 14655 Gray Road Carmel IN 46033
    14655 Gray Road, Carmel, IN
  • Elements, Great Meals, New American, 415 N Alabama St Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46204
    Nominee for: New American
    415 N Alabama St, World Map Indianapolis, IN
Contest Overview
  • 145,620
    Total Votes
  • 47,375
    Voters
  • 141
    Winners

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