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Canal Bistro

6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
+1 317-254-8700
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“gyros” (13 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A large group of international psychologists and educators are staying at Butler University. After several days of dorm food (which will not be reviewed but makes me very glad to not live on a college campus any more) two friends and I drove over to...More

Thank lawfish5
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We went with friends on a beautiful May evening to this Mediterranean restaurant. Very relaxed atmosphere and great people watching from the patio. We sampled the platter and greatly enjoyed the variety of appetizers. We also shared an ample pitcher of Sangria and enjoyed it...More

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Tried this restaurant on a whim before a show at Clowes Hall. Boy were we impressed. It was a nice evening and we were able to enjoy their outdoor patio. Nice chairs/tables and great people watching in Broadripple. My friend and I both thought our...More

Thank bloomcrew
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Highly recommend this restaurant for many reasons. The food, the service, and the location. Being served great food, by friendly staff, sitting outside by the canal. Can't beat it.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Very well prepared middle eastern cuisine. Staff is helpful and attentive. We enjoy the baba ganoush and dolmathes a lot. Lamb and chicken entrees well prepared.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We frequently dine at Canal Bistro for numerous reasons. The owner of the restaurant is from Egypt and he serves authentic Middle Eastern cuisine that is delicious. The decor of the restaurant is unique. We especially enjoy eating outside on their patio that overlooks the...More

Thank PaulMath99
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I've been here before taken my mother-in-law, but always with her menu. And you obey your mother-in-law! Today, I had a menu free and could explore choices. Man, do they offer a great trip through the Mediterranean Sea. I mix Greek and Turkish tastes, had...More

Thank Nelson C
Reviewed 23 April 2017

All four of us do love Greek food so looked forward to this dinner; expectations met. Very creative menu, well created and prepared food, excellent service (Joanie), just all around fine location. Bit noisy when sitting inside with full crowd, so would recommend either sitting...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

I got the chicken shawarma with tzatziki and it was great! I would definitely suggest getting the saganaki cheese as an app! It's the "opa" cheese! Sit out on the canal for a beautiful dinner! Service was excellent!

Thank maddiehous
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for lunch with friends who had not been here before. It was cool and damp outside but warm and friendly inside. Each couple selected the Mazza (sampler) appetizer and the vegetable shish kabob. We've had the Mazza plate before and once again...More

Thank DMJA21
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6349 Guilford Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46220-1774
    (Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-254-8700
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