The Best Places to Eat in Hamilton County

When it comes to satisfying your taste buds, Hamilton County stands out as a culinary gem. From mouth watering street tacos to elegant Italian cuisine, read on for a few of our favorites. Enjoy, and don’t forget to tell them The Scout Guide sent you!

HC Tavern & Kitchen (9709 East 116th Street, Fishers). Small-batch artisan ice cream, served with a smile, every day. You’ll find us with a scoop of Something Minty or Birthday Cake (even when it is not our birthday). Instagram

Vivante (1 Carmichael Square, Carmel). Located inside of Hotel Carmichael, this restaurant offers hearty french cuisine, locally sourced by Chef Jason. Be on the lookout for Chef Jason at the Carmel Farmers Market. Instagram 

1933 Lounge (9707 East 166th Street, Fishers). Located in The Yard at Fisher’s District, this speakeasy style lounge offers St. Elmo’s famous shrimp cocktail, delicious steaks, and the absolute best Espresso Martini there is. You can also buy the exact same martini mix bottled. Instagram

317 Charcuterie (61 City Center Drive, Carmel). Located in Carmel City Center, enjoy beautifully curated charcuterie boards while sipping wine or craft beer. This is the perfect spot for private events or to schedule a workshop to create your own boards. Instagram

Cone + Crumb (3400 Nancy Street Suite C, Westfield). Housed inside of Rail, this sweet restaurant is known for the best ice cream in the city, where you can get one scoop or three or enjoy freshly baked treats. Instagram

The Cake Bake Shop (799 Hanover Place Suite 260, Carmel). This shop is just as beautiful on the inside as it is the outside. With slices of cake so large you have to share, but so good you won’t want to. A New Orleans inspired restaurant that is both a local and visitor favorite. Instagram

Rize (9705 Fishers District Drive Suite 760, Fishers; 12957 Old Meridian Street Suite 100, Carmel). An absolute must visit for breakfast and brunch. Don’t skip out on the cinnamon roll or my personal favorites, the Miller Farm Chicken Hash and the Garden Frittata. Instagram

Just Love Coffee Cafe (12525 Old Meridian Street, Carmel). Sip on hot coffee or tea while you enjoy a variety of waffle inspired meals, and these waffles aren’t just for breakfast! Instagram

Bica Cafe (933 Conner Street, Noblesville). A European inspired scratch kitchen offering a variety of baked pastries. Instagram

Sangrita Grill + Cantina (11547 Yard Street, Fishers). Located in The Yard at Fishers District, this restaurant offers chef-driven Mexican cuisine, including mouth watering street tacos, delicious cocktails, and a beautiful atmosphere. Instagram

Slapfish (15009 Gray Road, Noblesville; 11547 Yard Street, Fishers). If you’re a seafood lover, especially lobster, Slapfish is for you! With a variety of lobster dishes including lobster bisque, a lobster BLT, or my personal favorite, the best selling lobster roll, there is something for every seafood lover! Instagram

9th Street Bistro (56 South 9th Street, Noblesville). This intimate restaurant with a globally inspired bistro menu is located in the heart of downtown Noblesville and offers not only dine in, but a weekly ready-to-heat Supper Club menu you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home. Instagram

10 West (10 West Jackson Street, Cicero). This intimate restaurant with a globally inspired bistro fare is located in the heart of downtown Noblesville and offers not only dine in, but a weekly ready-to-heat Supper Club menu you can heat up in the comfort of your own home. Instagram

Anthony’s Chophouse (201 West Main Street, Carmel). Enjoy the views of downtown Carmel while dining at this steakhouse. Give the rooftop bar, 3-Up, a visit before or after dinner. Instagram

Chiba (228 Park Street, Westfield). Unwind, dine, and be worry free when you visit this island inspired restaurant, offering the most delicious, freshest sushi around. Instagram

The Italian House on Park (219 Park Street, Westfield). This elegant destination blends Italian charm with the comfort of the Midwest. The menu is an ode to classic Italian cuisine with a contemporary twist. Instagram

The Nesst of Noblesville (917 Conner Street, Noblesville). With a vintage atmosphere, this restaurant offers a traditional American Steakhouse menu featuring traditional dishes. Instagram

Businesses in bold indicate they are The Scout Guide Hamilton County members.

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