2030 Northgate Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone: (765) 567-7100
Fax: (765) 567-9085
At Golden Corral, there is no limit to the amount of items to choose from. For the foodie in you, this place is where you would want to go when Chinese cravings take over you. The restaurant offers a buffet with a wide variety of dishes that can be tried out. If you are unsure about what to eat, then you can ask the approachable staff for their recommendations. And if you think that a Chinese restaurant cannot have decent desserts, you must definitely try some from their desserts menu and they will surely change your perception.
Established in 1929 by Bert Wright, Triple XXX Family Restaurant is now run by couple, Greg and Carrie Ehresman. It was named after a root beer brand of the early 20th Century and has been owned by the Ehresman family for two generations now. It is also the flagship drive-in restaurant in the state. Triple XXX is famous for its hearty burgers and breakfasts. They take pride in using only fresh sirloin which is then hand-cut and ground daily. Everything is made on-site. Savor their burgers like The Boilermaker Pete, The Bert Burger, The Duane Purvis All-American, The Bob’s BBQ, The Barney Burger, Buttermilk Biscuits and Sausage Gravy, Mother Road Omelet and Beatnik Veggie Omelet. Don't be surprised to see a queue at this old timer. Please bring cash along as credit cards are not accepted.
Nestled in Main Street, Bistro 501 gets its name from the house number that it occupies. A favourite choice among those who are looking for a French fare, this place will win you over with its authentic French dishes and outstanding drinks. Their food is cooked with nothing but fresh ingredients and the restaurant has a seasonal menu. Along with a meal and a bar menu, the bistro also offers a limited patisserie menu, comprising of some phenomenal desserts to end your meal with. At the bar area, do mention about their wine and spirits club to the bartender and ask about its membership!
Step into Knickerbocker Saloon and feel as tough you have stepped through time into the 1940s. The bar, which is one of the oldest in all of Indiana, has polished wood trimmings, gilt mirrors, ornate wood carvings and terrazzo floor giving an authentic turn-of-the-century feel. As indicated by the sign over the bar, which says "Enter as strangers- leave as friends", the bar staff is friendly and efficient. The bar serves a variety of drinks and quite a few local beers. The place also regularly hosts live music nights.
Don Pablo's can be your headway for some surreal Mexican and also Tex-Mex delicacies. The restaurant is frequented by families and small groups who want to pamper themselves with dishes that are high on taste and flavor. On entering this colorful and beautifully-lit restaurant, you will be catered to by an attentive and friendly staff. When you take the first bite of your appetizer, you will know why this place is a popular hangout spot and has so many accolades in its name. They even have a Tortilla stand, where you can see your order being made from the scratch. For those Mexican food aficionados, this place is a must-visit!
Logan's Roadhouse is a chain of restaurants that takes immense pride in serving its customers only the best of steak, either barbecue or in the traditional American style. This outlet at Lafayette maintains the same outstanding legacy of the other outlets across the country. You can spoil your taste buds here with delectable and splendidly cooked dishes from an extensive menu. The chop steak is especially worth a try and can be paired with a chilled glass of beer. The service of the steakhouse is highly commendable and the staff makes sure that every small demand or suggestion is taken good care of.
What makes Spageddies Italian Kitchen different and a preferred choice, as compared to other Italian restaurants, is the fundamental strong point of any eating place: their exquisite dishes. Cooked with love and absolute attention to the tiniest details; they serve you dishes which are not only made up of the quality ingredients, but whose taste cannot be forgotten easily. The ambiance and the prompt service adds to a pleasant meal experience. The restaurant houses a full bar, so you can order a relaxing cocktail to blend with your food. They also offer their customers a takeaway option. Prior reservation is recommendable during peak hours.
With accolades to vouch for their excellence, Mountain Jack's is a steakhouse in Lafayette that sets a high bar for steakhouse dining in the city. Their prime rib has bagged them several awards and thus is a dish that has to be tried out when you visit. The restaurant cooks their steak artistically and with fresh ingredients and a taste that will leave you craving for more. The bar boasts of a large variety in their wine collection. Elegant decor and a charming ambiance makes it an ideal choice for a quiet romantic rendezvous.
Enjoy all-time favorite American classics like Filet Mignon, Lobster Tail, Baby Back Ribs and Chicken Breast Florentine in a casual environment at Hour Time Restaurant. Located at the Best Western Hotel, this restaurant cum lounge is an idyllic venue for those looking for a memorable dining experience whether on regular days or special occasions. Service is top-notch, ambiance is awe-inspiring and the restaurant boasts of a solid-wine list.
For steak-lovers, Asahi Japanese Steakhouse is everything they've always wanted. Here, the in-house chefs prepare your order in front of you, with a skill that is known only to the connoisseurs. The place vouches for an authentic Japanese meal at a reasonable price, which will leave you satisfied and perhaps even craving for more. All the sushis presented on the menu are a must-try! The restaurant also offers a takeaway option.
En Lai Chinese Kitchen is the place to go to, if you're looking for a quick Chinese fix. The quaint restaurant has been a local favorite for a pocket-friendly, yet more than satisfying Chinese indulgence perhaps, since the last decade or more. En Lai provides a lunch buffet and also offers an option for delivery and takeaway. Prompt service and quick delivery is what they assure you and not to mention some mouth-watering Chinese dishes.
The Hideaway Lounge on the Teal Road has everything you would expect from your favorite neighborhood hangout. Gulp down a few bottles of ice-cold beers and enjoy the conversations with your friends in a comfy and casual atmosphere. There are also plenty of pool tables and dartboards to keep you occupied. As for the food, the bar offers more than the usual pub grub, with its menu comprising tantalizing dishes like Chicken Wings, Hot Ham and Cheese, Ribeye steaks and burgers. And that's not all, as the bar turn into an intimate live music venue on weekends where independent local and national bands give out some awesome original music. Upcoming artists and bands like L.J. Johnston, Jason Wells and The Mound Builders have already charmed the audience in the past. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.