New American - Best of 2016

Published May 11, 2016

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

Winner
2016 Winner

1. Mesh on Mass

Voters Love

"LOVE this place! Long-time supporter of Mesh. Decided to have my 30th birthday dinner there this summer. Wouldn't have..." via Heidi G.

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725 Massachusetts Ave Indianapolis IN 46204
  • 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
  • Meridian, Great Meals, New American, 5694 N Meridian St Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis IN 46208
    Nominee for: New American
    5694 N Meridian St, Butler-Tarkington Indianapolis, IN
  • Tinker Street Restaurant and Wine Bar, Great Meals, Traditional American, Vegetarian, New American, 402 East 16th Street Herron-Morton Place Indianapolis IN 46202
    402 East 16th Street, Herron-Morton Place Indianapolis, IN
  • Nominee for: New American
    122 East 22nd Street, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • 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
  • Late Harvest Kitchen, Great Meals, New American, Seafood, 8605 River Crossing Blvd Indianapolis IN 46240
    Nominee for: New American
    8605 River Crossing Blvd, 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
  • Stone Creek Dining Company, Great Meals, New American, Seafood, Traditional American, Romantic Restaurant, Steakhouse, 13904 Town Center Blvd Noblesville IN 46060
    Multiple locations
  • scratchtruck, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, New American, Traditional American, Burger, Food Truck, 1207 N New Jersey St Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46202
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    E 96th St, Castleton Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    6523 Ferguson St, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • MacKenzie River Pizza Co., Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Italian, New American, Pizza, 4939 E 82nd St Indianapolis IN 46250
    Nominee for: New American, Italian, Pizza
    Multiple locations
  • Yats, Great Meals, New American, Soul Food, Cajun/Creole, 8352 E 96th St Fishers IN 46037
    13. Yats
    Multiple locations
  • 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
  • 222 East Market Street, Downtown Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    16. Duos Indy
    Nominee for: New American
    2960 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    6525 N College Ave, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    1001 Broad Ripple Avenue, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • Palomino, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 49 W Maryland St Indianapolis IN 46204
    18. Palomino
    Nominee for: New American
    49 W Maryland St, Wholesale District Indianapolis, IN
  • Seasons 52, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, New American, Healthy Lunch, Vegetarian, Wine Bar, 8650 Keystone Crossing World Map Indianapolis IN 46240
    8650 Keystone Crossing, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    423 W South St, Canal/White River Indianapolis, 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
  • 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
  • Nominee for: New American
    7695 Crosspoint Commons, Fishers, IN
  • Nick's Kitchen, Great Meals, New American, 506 N Jefferson St Huntington IN 46750
    Nominee for: New American
    506 N Jefferson St, Huntington, IN
Contest Overview
  • 100,239
    Total Votes
  • 47,312
    Voters
  • 157
    Winners

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