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Octave Grill

137 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
+1 219-395-8494
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“grass fed beef” (19 reviews)
“tots” (18 reviews)
“burger” (140 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The food, especially the homemade desserts was excellent. The place is quite so small so when it's packed (as it was when we were there about 6:00 p.m.), it's very noisy. The chairs were quite uncomfortable chairs -- our theory was that they chose them...More

Thank Andi-BrownCounty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have a good friend that always recommends this place to me. He finally convinced me by giving me a gift certificate. What a great treat! I had the Chicago Dog Burger. It was a delicious burger that had a Hebrew National hot dog sliced...More

Thank sdamron2017
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

This boutique diner/ burger joint is outstanding!! As other reviewers have noted the place is tiny, but this doesn’t detract from the excellent dining atmosphere! On our visit we sampled the fried pickles(excellent) and perch cakes (good, though not as good as the pickles) to...More

Thank QueenShiba7797
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

First time here today, we’ll be back! Burgers were delicious, entire meal was great. Went at lunchtime on a weekend. Place is small, but held the stream of people that was coming in. Menu has a wide selection—Appetizers, sandwiches, burgers, a couple salads and entree...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

So after my last review I swore up and down I would never step foot into this place again but when you see something on the menu you are dying to try... I was in the ER with my son all afternoon, my husband said...More

1  Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Read reviews and thought I’d try it with my wife. We were asked to sit at a 2 person table cramped in a corner. I’m 6’7” 350lbs and asked if we could sit at one of the four empty 4 person tables on the other...More

1  Thank Dustin F
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Been here a handful of times and every time they deliver the best burgers in the region. Great beer ta boot! Eat Here!

Thank Nathan O
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Small locally owned restaurant. Hamburgers are the specialty and the are delicious. Drinks are great and so is the service. The only downside is the space. Not a lot of seating.

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Just dropped in for a quick burger and this was a great little place to find when you are in a hurry. Very pleased with the entire menu but the burger was tops!

Thank Rae Ann P
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We had been to the Notre Dame football game earlier, ate here for a late dinner before heading to our hotel. I had their special burger with tater tots - quite good.

Thank Ron T
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I couldn't imagine having something like that there. I think my living room is bigger than that place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Chesterton
  • Phone Number: +1 219-395-8494
  • E-mail
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