Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Best of Downtown Dining

Posted on February 07, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Romantic Restaurants in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Are you planning a romantic getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana? If so, you’ll likely be on the hunt for some romantic dining options.

Fort Wayne is home to a rich culinary scene, with plenty of trendy downtown spots popping up. If you’re looking for a cozy, intimate, and, perhaps dimly lit, place to cuddle up to your significant other and enjoy some quiet conversation, these places top my list.

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Posted on January 08, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

12 Breakfast Spots in Fort Wayne

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but can also be the most forgotten meal of the day. Luckily, Fort Wayne has many restaurants that offer breakfast and brunch for when you're near the Grand Wayne Convention Center, the Memorial Coliseum, and many of our sports facilities. 

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Posted on September 20, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

A College Visit in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Autumn is in the air! That means it’s time for students at Fort Wayne colleges at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, the University of Saint Francis, and Indiana Tech to get back to the classrooms and hit the books. With nearly 24,800 students enrolled at the three universities, scholars from coast to coast choose to study in Fort Wayne. 

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Posted on June 23, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Tour Fort Wayne Like a Local

Fort Wayne is a fun place. We’ve come a long way in the nearly four decades I’ve called this town home. The locals find more and more to do each year. Discover how you can live like a local in Indiana's second-largest city!

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Posted on April 05, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Easter Brunch in Fort Wayne

Easter is a time for celebrating and gathering with family and friends. Breaking bread together is an important part of any special occasion, and Fort Wayne has you covered. Many of our restaurants roll out the red carpet on Easter Sunday and offer special brunch menus. So, before the annual egg hunt, consider fueling up and enjoying quality time at one of these restaurants.

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Posted on January 06, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Savor Fort Wayne 2017

One of my favorite foodie events is just around the corner! Savor Fort Wayne runs from January 11th through the 22nd and features twelve delicious days of menu deals at participating Fort Wayne restaurants. Visiting Fort Wayne during Savor Fort Wayne provides guests with an opportunity to try a variety of restaurants inexpensively. Each restaurant offers a special multi-course meal at a discounted price not available at any other time of the year.

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Posted on October 25, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Sustainable Seafood in Downtown Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne is the city of three rivers. Local business owners have a vested interest in the health of our waterways, all the way to the ocean. This is good news for travelers who care about conservation: It’s easy to find sustainable seafood options here. Read on for four downtown restaurants that serve up deliciously ethical dinner plates:

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Posted on September 14, 2016 at 7:00:00 am by Mike F.

Tolon, A Downtown Dining Gem

I am not a food snob. If it’s good, I’ll eat it. And I’m as comfortable at a steakhouse as I am at a fast food joint. Having said that, though, it’s obvious that some restaurants are better than others – better atmosphere, better service, and most importantly, better food. For those of us who love to eat, living in, working in, and visiting Fort Wayne has been especially “tasty” lately with so many great new restaurants opening. One of those is Tolon, a Midwestern supplier-focused, farm-to-fork restaurant located at 614 South Harrison Street.

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