We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. Elmo Steak House

127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
+1 317-635-0636
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp cocktail” (1,488 reviews)
“steak” (1,476 reviews)
“navy bean soup” (115 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (3,015)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,965 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

A guy friend came from South Bend for a day in Indy. After visiting the Vonnegut Museum we headed to St E for the legendary shrimp and cocktails. We explored the upstairs and settled onto a comfy couch in a cozy room just off the...More

Thank Kateofyummyfunfood
Reviewed yesterday

Wow... Incredible western but modern style and atmosphere, very courteous staff and unbelievably delicious food! You have to try the St. Elmo's Shrimp Cocktail! I can also recommend the Shrimp and King Crab Linguine...

Thank VMe86
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your review! We are so glad to hear you had a great recent experience and enjoyed your shrimp cocktail and linguine. We hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants I’ve ever been to. Incredible shrimp cocktail and filets. Great wait staff too! A must in Indy!

Thank FPLFan
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review! There are many great restaurants in Indianapolis and we are honored to be one of your favorites. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If I had written this before I ate my leftovers it would have gotten a 5. Great atmosphere. The servers are well trained and professional. They are knowledgable and friendly. The decor is classic. The food was superior for the most part. As I was...More

Thank woosusan
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for leaving us a review! I apologize for the shell in your pasta! I will be sure to follow up with our kitchen team. I am glad however you enjoyed your visit and we hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Have to try the shrimp cocktail. The sauce will clear your sinuses. Bone in ribeye was cooked to perfection.

Thank David M
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you, David, for leaving us a review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your shrimp cocktail and bone in ribeye. We hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago

I was in this restaurant for the first time and never again I will go there. I order the Filet mignon and it was grilled, why would anyone grilled a Filet mignon. The Filet mignon was ruined, it had no flavor and it was burned....More

Thank Marie B
Richard E, General Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that your dining experience did not meet our standards. We know that you have many options when you dine in Indianapolis, and we always strive to be your first choice when it comes to choosing...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Phillip, our server, was friendly, professional, and super attentive. Our steaks were cooked perfectly, and VERY tender. It's nice to dine out and have sides included...not just a hunk of meat on a plate. Great value for a nice meal.

Thank Lora R
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review, Lora! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your recent dinner and that Philip helped make it a memorable evening. We will pass on your kind words. Thanks again!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited St. Elmo's on Saturday night. This was our third visit but by far the best one. Our Waiter was beyond outstanding! Andy was spot on, probably one of the best waiters I have ever had. We never had to ask for anything and...More

Thank Scott W
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Scott! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your recent dinner and that Andy was able to make your experience memorable. We will be sure to pass on your kind words. We hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, great food. Steak and shrimp cocktail are go toos! Awesome bartenders and fun vibrant atmosphere!

Thank Twinmommy123
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your recent experience and that our staff took great care of you. We hope to serve you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't want to travel far from our hotels after a long day on the convention center floor and standing. We had been told that the steaks were good and the shrimp cocktail something unique. The shrimp cocktail alone is worth the visit. They use...More

Thank Marc H
Gabi W, Manager at St. Elmo Steak House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Marc, Thank you for your review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your recent visit, especially the shrimp cocktail. We hope to serve you again next time you are in town.

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 188 hotels in Indianapolis
Le Meridien Indianapolis
376 reviews
.03 km away
Omni Severin Hotel
2,638 reviews
.11 km away
Hyatt Regency Indianapolis
1,901 reviews
.20 km away
Hampton Inn Indianapolis Downtown Across from Circle Centre
1,106 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Ruth's Chris Steak House
385 reviews
.15 km away
Harry and Izzy's
1,578 reviews
.06 km away
Nada
352 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Indiana Repertory Theatre
176 reviews
.26 km away
Monument Circle
709 reviews
.42 km away
Rhythm! Discovery Center
140 reviews
.29 km away
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
533 reviews
.39 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Rita L
15 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Philena m | Reviewed this property |
They do have a full bar with skilled bartenders.
1
Vote
Paul Z
2 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Rayoburgerman | Reviewed this property |
Gas
1
Vote
Jessicalane13
13 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from partsmane3 | Reviewed this property |
Au jus
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1079
    (Maryland)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-635-0636
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;