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Woody's Library Restaurant

) #39 of 195 Restaurants in Carmel ££ - £££ American, ,
40 E Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1739
+1 317-573-4444
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“pot pie” (2 reviews)
“prime rib” (6 reviews)
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All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
40 E Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1739
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Woody's has above average food and a great location. The problem is the three times I've tried to eat there this year I have been turned away. I am not sure if they have issues with their staff or what but it seems they can't...More

Thank Anais H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We - two sets of parents of that particular age group (well, 3/4 of us) - went for lunch on a Monday so did not get a chance to enjoy the library ambiance upstairs- we ate on the partially enclosed ground/sidewalk level floor - but...More

Thank Marshall B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a quick bite on our way to an event. We ate outside on the patio. We just had an appetizer, but the lettuce rolls were very good. The inside is an old library and it is very unique. Really great atmosphere...More

Thank ltdan_o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's face it, Carmel has been transformed from its small town beginnings to a bustling, roundabout-strewn metropole. Woody's, situated in an original Carnegie Library, harkens back to a former time. Our group of four had reservations, and were seated immediately on the first floor 'deck'....More

Thank RiBrown74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Beef Stroganoff was sort of a macaroni and hamburger combination - not at all what was expected and actually not particularly good.

Thank NewillDB
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We went on a Saturday late, afternoon, without reservations, but were seated graciously anyway, and luckily. Reservations are highly recommended, however. The menu is amazing, a little of everything to keep everyone at table happy, and contentedly eating. Our appetizer was unique, lettuce wraps with...More

Thank Dee P
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I love this place. It is so charming. Must try and jerky and take some to go. Enjoy the library ambiance.

Thank Broadripple
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

An old Carnegie library turned in to a casual dining restaurant. It has kept its library charm with all the books. The good was quite good. I look forward to going back in the summer and sitting outside. Nice place for casual date.

Thank readingrulz
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Had lunch here with Friends on a Sunday afternoon. Maybe that's a bad time, because the head chef is probably off that day. In any case, I had the grilled cheese Florentine sandwich and my wife had the BLT. We both had the sweet potato...More

Thank joeformaggi
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Our whole experience at this restaurant was wonderful from the moment that we sat down outside in the covered patio. The service and food was excellent. This is the first time that we have been here. The price was a little high for lunch but...More

Thank Faithtraveler3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 E Main St, Carmel, IN 46032-1739
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Hamilton County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 317-573-4444
  • E-mail
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