Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Best of Downtown Dining

Posted on April 13, 2019 at 12:00:00 pm by Renee M.

Keeping Fort Wayne Energized: Downtown Coffee Shops

Whether you are in town for a convention at the Grand Wayne Center, discovering your roots at the Allen County Public Library or if you are a leisure traveler enjoying some time away; you still need a good cup o’ joe to get your morning started!

While locating all the coffee and breakfast

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Posted on April 13, 2019 at 12:00:00 am by Sara W.

Best Downtown Dining in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Eating in downtown Fort Wayne is a treat and there are plenty of options if you know where to find them. Tucked on side streets are small cafés, pizzerias, pub-style restaurants and fine dining. Here are Fort Wayne’s best downtown dining options.

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Posted on February 27, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

What's Open on Sundays in Fort Wayne? An Eater's Guide

When I first moved to Fort Wayne, Indiana in late 2015, I was surprised to find that some of my favorites restaurants around here were closed on Sundays. In fact, the only place I could find to have dinner on a Sunday was Scotty’s Brewhouse, a Midwestern chain restaurant. All my favorite local joints seemed to be taking the day off, especially the ones that served meals past brunch.

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Posted on January 07, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Brett. G

Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne, Indiana lives up to its name as the “City of Restaurants.” Whether you’re searching for the best breakfast, lunch, or dinner, you are in for a treat.

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Posted on December 20, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Tom B.

Savor Fort Wayne 2019 Downtown Dining

Part of the fun of Savor Fort Wayne is the experience. It's a chance to break out of your regular restaurant routine and try something new. This year, Downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana has several new experiences for you to enjoy.

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Posted on October 08, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jaclyn G.

Fort Wayne’s Most Likely To: Food Edition

When I was a Fort Wayne, Indiana newbie, certain restaurants kept coming up as favorites from my new co-workers: Henry’s Restaurant, a bar downtown; J.K. O’Donnell’s, an Irish bar downtown; and Club Soda, an upscale steakhouse with a killer martini menu downtown (you may notice a theme …)

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Posted on August 22, 2018 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, Indiana colleges at 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 May 30, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Dezaray B.

The Best Hot Dogs in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Who doesn't love a good hot dog straight from the Midwest? You're in luck, because Fort Wayne, Indiana is the home of lots of amazing hot dogs including the best hot dog in Indiana according to People magazine!

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Posted on May 18, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Dezaray B.

The Best Nachos in Fort Wayne, Indiana

"Life is like a nacho. It can be yummy-crunchy or squishy-yucky. It just depends on how long it takes for you to start eating it," John Updike said. While this may or may not be true, Fort Wayne, Indiana is home to some of the most delicious nachos.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Lauren C.

A Quick Lunch in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Jam-packed days call for nourishment. But sometimes you don't have a lot of time to devote to a meal. No worries; Fort Wayne has several lunchtime favorites sure to appeal to hungry diners on the go. Here are a few of my favorites:

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