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Slippery Noodle Inn

Open Now: 11:00 - 03:00
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Games! And music...

We came for New Year's Eve because we'd been told this was the oldest bar, had great music, good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Boston, Massachusetts
PRI Show

I visit this place every year when I go to the Indy 500. But now I will be visiting 2 times a year... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Detroit, Michigan
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“blues music”(8 reviews)
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372 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46225-1193
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for New Year's Eve because we'd been told this was the oldest bar, had great music, good food, good vibe. There was everything promised - 2 stages, good music, the typical NYE touches - but I knew we'd come to the right place...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

I visit this place every year when I go to the Indy 500. But now I will be visiting 2 times a year as I will always go to the PRI show. Live blues 7 days a week. Great rib eye steak with the whiskey...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great music at either end of the club. This place is old and cool with vintage memorabilia that goes back to show this is Indiana's Oldest Bar. Full bar and fine stiff drinks to go along with some fine blues music, and yes they do...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BluesTraveler88
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Came here with a group of coworkers. For some reason we were asked to prepay for our meal. We were told that was how it is done there. Later my coworker called and the person answering the phone said they had not heard of this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank whisper1972
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

this is my favorite bar! there is more than one stage. the layout is very unique and awesome. they play live music sometimes: the cover is expensive during the weekend and sometimes crowded but during the week it is fun for being who dnt enjoy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Went on a week night to have dinner and enjoy some music. A friendly manager greeted us and offered some suggestions as to where to sit. The place is quite large and can accommodate large groups. Our Server was friendly and attentive. The food was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Savvy S
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We went with a group of 8 co workers and service was really slow place was busy for a week night but it was a good 20 minutes before we got water from the time we sat down. We ordered the grouper which was okay-lacked...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CLR608
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on a Sunday while staying overnight in Indianapolis. Not sure who the band was but they were really good. Just a trio jamming out some good blues. Food was good and the server (I think she goes by the name of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bull427
Reviewed 31 August 2018

The Noodle is one place I always try to get to when visiting Indy. Wednesday nights have a great open jam, with no cover! Beer prices are reasonable. I have only had appetizers, but they are good too. Will return!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Keith B
Reviewed 30 August 2018

One of the best blues bars in the entire United States - I've been to over 50. So glad it is right here in Indianapolis. Have seen bands here that normally play in front of several thousand people. Typically two different rooms with live bands...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave H
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