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Ale Emporium

8617 Allisonville Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1552
+1 317-842-1333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“wings” (70 reviews)
“pizza” (57 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
8617 Allisonville Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1552
Neighbourhood: Castleton
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I continue to love Ale Emporium. A lot of other people do too based on how packed it stays. My favorite meal is the grilled filet steak, wrapped in bacon. The full filet meal is only $6.99 after 4 pm on Tuesdays. So worth it!...More

Thank CRMays
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not a place to give business, bar manager does not know how to respond to a situation appropriately and how to deal with a situation. I will call him a dick. This bar has been recently serving dry warm wings and there food was great....More

Thank abhi b
Reviewed 4 days ago

Each time we find ourselves in Indy, AE draws us back in. We stopped in this past Sunday for lunch and got lucky enough to sit outside when the rain magically stopped. Server was attentive and knowledgeable, beers were nice and cold and lunch was...More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ale is my happy place! They have a great collection of beers and their wings are very good! As for the menu, my personal favorite is the spinach salad with chicken and hot bacon dressing! Two environments to choose from, namely the dark room with...More

Thank BelizetravelerIndy
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

You'll be impressed with the wings TRUST me. 100s of beers on tap, TVs every where. Great dive, with fantastic food and friendly staff. A must if you are traveling through Indy.

Thank clintvail
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Carl and the Band created a Steller performance for what I am sure will be the first of many larger venue performances in the Indy area. Everyone was fighting for tables. The pizza and wings were outstanding as usual, the service was top notch and...More

Thank tuccomatt
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Was in town on business staying close by and once again went to trip advisor for some dinner advice. Ale Emporium came up so I made it my choice. I knew it would be pizza or chicken wings and after talking to the waitress Chicken...More

Thank Keith K
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We got carry out from here last night. Pizza not totally cooked and they used canned mushrooms vs fresh cut up ones. I just cooked a bit more at home. Really good cheese and generous toppings! 1st times for bone in chicken wings, had the...More

Thank Betsy B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Good beer selection in a sports bar scene. Service was good and food was tasty. Will stop in again next time I am in town.

Thank James M
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have been going here for over 20 years, but then moved away. However, I went back to find that some things don't change and that is good in this case. AE has expanded to serve larger crowds, improved the seating and bars. However, the...More

Thank Lindsey P
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Can kids eat at Ale Emporium?
23 April 2016|
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Response from damckin_99 | Reviewed this property |
I don't really think it's a kid friendly environment..We went around 9pm and I didn't see any children
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8617 Allisonville Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46250-1552
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Castleton
  • Neighbourhood: Castleton
  • Phone Number: +1 317-842-1333
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