“We wrapped everything we could in wrapping paper and garland and lights, as excessive as we could possibly make it.”
Myrydd Wells4 min read
Wanted: Festive 3-D Puzzle
Unlike most jigsaw puzzles, the final product is designed to be displayed, not boxed right back up.
Megan Fernandez1 min read
Second Course with Plat 99
This May, Eli Laidlaw returned to a newly created sous chef position at Plat 99 with the charge to change the bar’s winter menu “as fast as you can.”
Terry Kirts1 min read
Best of Indy 2016: Food & Drink
Gourmet ice cream. Barrel-aged coffee. A week’s worth of dishes from Rook. Here, our list of the food and drink that made this city great this year.
IM Editors19 min read
Indy Has Three of the “10 Best Midwest Hotels”
Our fair city is a good one in which to lay your weary head, say readers of Condé Nast Traveler.
Kelly Kendall1 min read
The New Downtown: A Guide to CityWay
With ground breaking on a seven-building addition later this year, the young-adult playground will grow even bigger by the end of the decade.
IM Editors3 min read
Swoon List: Union 50, The Oceanaire, and More
The five dishes you must try this week, including Union 50’s savory-sweet toast and jam plate.
Taylor Ellis1 min read
7 Places That Might Change Hillary Clinton’s Opinion of ‘Indianoplace’
Among the emails Hillary Clinton sent as secretary of state—and recently released by the U.S. State Department—is one from 2010 in which she referred to Indianapolis as “basketball-crazed Indianoplace.”
Evan West2 min read
No. 2: Plat 99
Here, cocktail-making (and -drinking) is elevated to an art.
IM Editors1 min read
The Hoosierist: Angie’s Dish
This tiny establishment with a vaguely troubling moniker offers pastries and beverages exclusively to Angie’s List employees.
Sam Stall2 min read
It’s National Grilled Cheese Month
From decadent doughnut versions to mini nibbles, seven sensational takes on the ooey-gooey comfort food.
Megan Fernandez1 min read
Six Picks for Easter Brunch
A two-year-old pan-Latin hit launched a new brunch menu this year, hitting on some classics while dishing up a few surprises.
Terry Kirts3 min read
First Friday 101
Are you in a bit of a First Friday rut? Tired of cheap wine in plastic cups? Or bringing the fam along? Let us help.
Matt Gonzales1 min read
Street Savvy: CityWay & South Street
“Gandolfo’s is my new go-to spot,” says CityWay resident Zachary Lockett. “You feel like you’ve walked into a corner deli in New York.”
Kristen Fuhs Wells4 min read
iMOCA Expands to Second Location
When the opportunity came to open a second space downtown off of The Alexander hotel’s south lobby, executive director Shauta Marsh saw the benefits immediately.