Welcome to Eddie Merlot's Indianapolis. You can look forward to prime aged beef, fresh seafood, signature cocktails and a large wine selection. Located at 96th and Keystone, this one-of-a-kind steakhouse transports you to another place and time.


3645 E. 96th St,
Indianapolis, IN 46240
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Phone: (317) 846-8303

General Manager: Eddie Zelikovich
Executive Chef: Donte Sims
Sales Manager: Danielle Soutendijk


Monday – Thursday

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday – Saturday
5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Monday – Thursday
4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
$8 Bar Bites in the Lounge

Christmas Eve: 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Christmas Day: 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
New Year’s Eve: 3:00 pm – 12:30 am
New Year’s Day: Closed

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* Party larger than 12 people? View Private Dining

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Christmas 2022
Holiday Menu
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Indianapolis Private Dining

From celebrations to board sessions, our private and semi-private dining rooms are the perfect place for your next gathering. Our dedicated private dining coordinators will plan and personalize your event to create an unforgettable experience.

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Merlot Room
Merlot Room

The Merlot Room features a large gas fireplace and natural light from windows spanning the length of one wall.  Our most popular private dining room, the carpeting and wooden accents provide an incredibly quiet environment for presentations or special events.  Multiple set up options are available including but not limited to board room style, rounds, crescents or U-shape.

75 seated dinner, 65 seated with presentation, 90 reception
25 ft. x 41 ft.

Chardonnay Room
Chardonnay Room

The Chardonnay Room is a more intimate space and is perfect for small group presentations, board dinners or smaller social events such as graduation or birthday celebrations.

30 seated dinner, 24 seated with presentation, 30 reception
18 ft. x 23 ft.

Cabernet Room
Cabernet Room

The Cabernet Room features a private patio with seating for 20 people (weather permitting).  The room also features a gas fireplace and natural light from the windows on three sides.   Perfect for presentations, the room includes four 29 inch flat screen TV’s accessed through a single VGA port.  Set up options in this room include but are not limited to board room style, rounds or crescents.

48 seated dinner, 40 seated with presentation, 60 reception
16 ft. x 55 ft.

Intimate/Semi-Private Area
Intimate/Semi-Private Area

The semi-private area is a perfect area for hosting groups who want the feeling of the main dining room but want some privacy. Accommodating groups of up to 25 people, the space is best set with a long table.

25 seated dinner, 25 reception
10 ft. x 24 ft.

Main Dining Room
Main Dining Room

The Main Dining Room is also available for private events.  Featuring bold, custom art pieces, natural light and a warm color palette, the main dining creates a perfect atmosphere for group sizes of more than 65 people. Set up options include classroom style (pictured), rounds, crescents or a combination of styles.

150 seated dinner, 135 seated with presentation, 200 reception