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Cafe Patachou

4911 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1034
+1 317-925-2823
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“cinnamon toast” (47 reviews)
“cuban breakfast” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
4911 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1034
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Reviewed 7 November 2014 via mobile

This place has a great vibe. It's clean, they are friendly, the food is fantastic, the menu is solid and the coffee is outstanding. Happy to see some additional veg options!

Thank CrystalEats
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Cannot begin to count the number of times we have been here for breakfast. My absolute favorite is the croissant french toast. It is always busy, but the wait is rarely more than 20 minutes. And well worth the wait. My only drawback ( being...More

Thank Stuart N
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Fluffy Omelettes, anyway you want them with fresh quality ingredients, good bread, tasty coffee and friendly, quick service. Waffles, French toast, egg sandwiches, Cuban breakfasts are all served with an interesting flavor twist. No matter how many people you see standing in line, put your...More

Thank BruPete
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

Worth the wait. Loved the chocolate cake for breakfast. It was moist and yummy. Self serve coffee while you wait and when you are seated. Great people watching and our waitress was singing.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 27 October 2014

I have eaten here at least 10 times and at the other locations often as well. This is one of the best breakfasts I have had. Never a miss with any omelet. I love that they source locally. The oatmeal is neither runny or solid---perfect...More

Thank ontheteeindy
Reviewed 20 October 2014 via mobile

This is our second time eating breakfast here during our Indi travels and once again it was great. It's just a short walk to the Convention Center for any work traveling you may be doing. They offer unique menu items for everyone you may know,...More

Thank ErinLee13
Reviewed 18 September 2014

good local cafe/diner. Many neighbors routinely eat breakfast or lunch here. Friendly, good prices. a nice complement to a nice neighborhood.

Thank RippleManatee
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Great food and atmosphere! The cinnamon toast is delicious. Great omelets with fresh fruit. I was with a group and we all loved the food.

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Love it here! Quant environment, delicious food! I enjoy their omelets the most - in addition to a yummy saving of the cinnamon toast!

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

My friends and I checked out Cafe Patachou after it kept popping up on things to do in Indianapolis. The place was busy but we managed to get a table and the service was great. I ordered the omelet special. It came with a green...More

Thank KatieSielkeTaylor
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Marla S
8 July 2017|
Response from Bobbklou | Reviewed this property |
We are from a different city so don't know what a Sunday crowd looks like. We went Monday and no wait.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4911 N Pennsylvania St, Indianapolis, IN 46205-1034
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-925-2823
  • E-mail
Long described as "a student union for adults," Cafe Patachou(R) is an award-winning Cafe. Customers can expect a world class breakfast and lunch experience that includes dishes prepared with premium ingredients from scratch and to-order, a commitment to sourcing local and often organic products, refreshingly personal yet professional service by a well trained team and Cafe environments that are vibrant and alive. Bound by these principles since opening in 1989, Cafe Patachou(R) has garnered local, regional and national accolades, including having been named one of the "Top Ten Places for Breakfast in the Country" by Bon Appetit Magazine. There are now five Cafe Patachou(R) locations serving customer favorites such as made-to-order omelettes made with Indiana farm-fresh eggs, salads, soups, sandwiches and desserts, spreading the love to Indianapolis residents and visitors alike.
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