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Octave Grill

137 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
+1 219-395-8494
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tots” (18 reviews)
“burgers” (90 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 S Calumet Rd, Chesterton, IN 46304-2433
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

small restaurant with no frills. limited alcohol and wine list with a few micro beers. the burger though is fantastic. the patty is done really well, juicy and delicious almost like a kabon. Uses grass fed beef and some interesting burger combinations. The burger hit...More

Thank foodystar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Octave Grill is excellent! The monthly hamburger specials are always worth while to try. And the sweet potato, tater tots are fantastic! If only the space were a little bigger and the seats a bit more comfortable! The atmosphere is fun, though,...More

Thank 802ludmilas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an interesting little place. Emphasis on both Interesting and Little! We found it cause they showed up on my Gluten Free Food App as places to eat. We had a little wait, as there are only like 16 tables (If that many) in...More

Thank Travel4Fun31
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Follow TripAdvisor to this location and they let me down for the second time in a few years so that ain't so bad. I have a restaurant rule that if I don't get any service within 5 to 10 minutes that it's not going to...More

Thank BeenThere410
Reviewed 20 August 2017

My wife and I and our two kids were in Porter, IN and we were looking for someplace "local" to eat. Google brought up Octave Grill. It being only about 8 minutes away, in Chesterton, we decided to go there. It was a 40 minute...More

Thank mullalyphotos
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My husband and I were just passing through Chesterton. We decided to stop and look around. We found this fantastic gem of a restaurant!! It is super eclectic and charming. The menu was pretty extensive but we both chose one of the house burgers. They...More

Thank survivor1028
Reviewed 14 August 2017

My daughter and I took a mini vacation to the Indiana Dunes and chose this restaurant for dinner. They have vegetarian and gluten free options. We started with the chili spiced edamame which elicited a happy dance from my kid, totally warranted happy dance. For...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I've had the privelege of eating many of the "best burgers" in America & Chicago, and Octave Grill should be on the list! Their burgers are great quality and interesting flavors. Their beer list isn't vast, but they always have new interesting beers for their...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Eclectic and charming! Great food too! Variety of nice menu selections. Quality food, freshly made. Wait staff are friendly.

Thank pattiknotts
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Octave Grill for dinner during our stay in Chesterton. It was a Monday evening and this was the only place open. The food was fabulous, the best burgers we have eaten. There is a kids menu too. Portion size is just right to...More

Thank SJS144
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Response from Laura99IN | Reviewed this property |
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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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