Swoon List: Public Greens, Next Door American Eatery, And More

Five things we’re craving right now.

The kale-loaded, egg-topped Power Bowl is the perfect warm-weather lunch, especially when enjoyed in the outdoor area of the new Fashion Mall installation of Patachou Inc.’s Public Greens (8702 Keystone Crossing, 317-818-0765).

The Garden Table (342 Massachusetts Ave., 317-638-0321) serves a chilled pesto couscous salad with corn, roasted shiitake mushrooms, leeks, tomatoes, arugula, crunchy garbanzo beans, and salmon.

Pesto couscous with salmon at The Garden Table

The slow-cooked meatballs with parmesan popcorn grits, housemade marinara, grilled broccolini, and house almond gremolata available at Next Door American Eatery (4573 N. College Ave., 317-643-3480).

Meatballs and cheesy grits from Next Door American Eatery

The wood-roasted chicken at Hedge Row American Bistro (350 Massachusetts Ave., 317-643-2750) has the crispiest sheath of mustard-glazed Gunthorp Farms chicken skin.

Hedge Row American Bistro’s wood-roasted chicken

A switch-up for Team Pie at The Cake Bake Shop (6515 Carrollton Ave., 317-257-2253): a thick wedge of cool, light coconut cream.

Coconut cream pie by The Cake Bake Shop