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Did a half rack of ribs and 2 crab cakes. Was absolutely delicious!
Robert Webster via google.com - Dec 12, 2019
From the moment I walked in the door, I could tell this was going to be a great experience! All the staff was sincere and friendly, warmly welcoming me and taking care of me quickly. Even in the middle if the week, they were busy. For dinner, I enjoyed the Caesar's salad with what tastes like homemade dressing-it was outstanding!Daws ... read more
Tom Brand via google.com - Dec 12, 2019
Food was delicious! Staff was also friendly ... read more
Allen Dierolf via google.com - Dec 10, 2019
Great food and staff.
Patrick Allen via google.com - Dec 10, 2019
Great food, wonderful atmosphere! Potato soup is the best I have ever had!
C.P. Jost via google.com - Nov 29, 2019
Cozy atmosphere and amazing food.. Definitely a family go to for celebrations ... read more
Kelly Hollis via google.com - Nov 21, 2019
They seated our party of like 14 for lunch the other day. Some had to sit at a booth and others had to sit at a table. I wish I took pictures. The menu was great and well priced. I had a double cheese burger with fries and it was ok. What made me give a 5 star review was our waiter. The hostess got a sling for my infant's car seat, ... read more
Sarah Rice via google.com - Nov 19, 2019
Bartenders are always great here. Food is very good. Their calamari is the best I've had around here. A little on the pricey side but worth it. Hard to find parking but if you don't mind walking a little ways you can usually find something.
Mindy Rainwater via google.com - Nov 19, 2019
Very nice dinner every one of us like it awesome ... read more
Wayne McCormick via google.com - Nov 17, 2019
Best prime rib in town!
Tom Marshall via google.com - Nov 16, 2019
Always great food and service!
Rachel Brown via google.com - Nov 16, 2019
We enjoyed our Frisco melts and out waiter Joe was great!
Angel Andrews via google.com - Nov 16, 2019
Amazing food excellent service great staff. They made our meal such a fun time.
Connie VanEtten via google.com - Nov 16, 2019
I highly recommend this restaurant! Been here numerous times on different special occasions, and we have never been disappointed, nit even once. Service and food was excellent!
Alanna Rivas via google.com - Nov 12, 2019
Great food quick.
Joel Van Treese via google.com - Nov 11, 2019
Another great dinner at Dawson’s! Note: Sunday has a limited menu. Our service was great and the food was awesome.
Kipp Shinabarger via google.com - Nov 3, 2019
This restaurant was highly recommended to us & it did not disappoint! Joe was our server & he was AMAZING! We had a group of 8 with 4 teenagers & he was the perfect guy to wait on us! We completely scored with the great food & fun service! The kids loved Joe & so did we! The best meal of our entire week here in Indiana! Thanks Joe!
Corrine DeJong via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
My favorite place on Main Street. Bloody Mary's are delicious.
Taya Bryant via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
Joe was amazing! Enjoyed everything! #keepjoecampaign2020 ... read more
lynden dutch bakery via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
Very amazing experience, our server JOE was so fun and made it feel so fun. He made me a pizza even though the pizza ovens weren’t up and running and it was AMAZING. Go here for a bite to eat!
Dillon De Jong via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
my waitress Joe really was a good influence on our environment, and he gave us good food and he excepted me bringing in my stale bread. he has glasses , he is a nice nice man. Very humbling experience period. He brought me a refill on my soda and it was very delicious and it made me feel like I was welcomed in this restaurant. It was ... read more
mia berry via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
Our waiter Joe is a very good waiter and he is nice and welcoming! He dealt with our crazy crazy group and had a amazing service:)) I would recommend coming here if you would like to be humbled and you will enjoy your experience with him:))!
Layla Todd via google.com - Nov 2, 2019
Everything was really great. Especially the server. Outside seating was nice.
Sam Cross via google.com - Nov 1, 2019
Very good food at super prices ... read more
E dawg via google.com - Nov 1, 2019
Delicious
Stopped with 12 teenagers & 2 tables. They were very helpful in welcoming us - food was delicious & very reasonable!!!! Will visit again next time we are in town!!
I4216BZkellys via tripadvisor.com - Nov 1, 2019
The outside of the restaurant gave ...
The outside of the restaurant gave the impression it was more of a mom and pop type of restaurant, but I was pleasantly surprised when I realized it wasn't. The decor was casual, nothing too extravagant, the lighting was a little dim but it fit the mood of the atmosphere and the people in there. I didn't see dirty dishes on any table ... read more
Reagan B. via yelp.com - Oct 29, 2019
Best spinach and artichoke dip we've ever had- no chain restaurant can compare. Generous portion meals. Clean tables and subtle decor. Six person booths available. Family owned (another location in B'burg). Highly recommend and we will be back soon.
J.R. Nilles via google.com - Oct 27, 2019
Second time here and it lived up to the first experience. Must recommend the Black and blue sandwich it was piled high with meat and just the right amount of blue cheese. Plus let me congratulate on the over the top wait staff earned the tip.
John McNabb JR via google.com - Oct 25, 2019
Highly recommended! This place can fill up quick, so plan ahead or make a reservation. It's worth it. I had the Dawson's Black and Blue. It's their signature sandwich! Slow cooked prime rib, thinly sliced and stacked with caramelized onions, grilled mushrooms, and bleu cheese crumbles with tiger sauce, served on a fresh-made hoagie ... read more
Brian Jackman via google.com - Oct 25, 2019
Prime rib was great!
Shellie Magers via google.com - Oct 19, 2019
One of my new favorite restaurants ...
One of my new favorite restaurants...which is saying a lot as it's not close to home.  A big shout out to Big Ron for amazing service and great recommendations.  The calamari is outstanding and the snapper was delicious with the black beans and rice.  Great place to sit in the bar or go with family.  Drink specials most (if not every ... read more
Carrie H. via yelp.com - Oct 17, 2019
Was awesome... Food was good...waiter was awesome.. Very clean ... read more
Sylvia Gates via google.com - Oct 16, 2019
Loved it ... read more
Snowy Cat Club via google.com - Oct 16, 2019
Love their food and atmosphere!
Judy Higgins via google.com - Oct 13, 2019
Great food. Big selection of drinks ... read more
Brent Gates via google.com - Oct 12, 2019
Fantastic neighborhood establishment with outstanding food and beverage. A routine stop when visiting Speedway.
Todd H via google.com - Oct 12, 2019
One of my favorites...always good and always exceptional service ... read more
Garla Twyman via google.com - Oct 9, 2019
Wonderful
This is the third time we've ben here and Dawson's never disappoints. My wife loves the cholocate martinis. I had the meatloaf on this trip and it was fantastic. Highly recommend this place. We got in without reservations. But I recommend calling ahead if you...More ... read more
armstrongca via tripadvisor.com - Oct 8, 2019
Excellent food. Best steak nachos in Indianapolis. I've tried a lot of nachos ... read more
Evan Chivington via google.com - Oct 8, 2019
Good beer. Nice atmosphere. Tenderloins are excellent.
John Casey via google.com - Oct 7, 2019
Great service, great food ... read more
Rachel Sallee via google.com - Oct 7, 2019
The food was excellent!
VICKI NICKLAS via google.com - Oct 5, 2019
Joe was our server and he is so ...
Joe was our server and he is so fun and energetic! The food is amazing and we definitely will be returning!
Logan B. via yelp.com - Oct 5, 2019
Just passing through
Passing through on a road trip and stopped for lunch. One of the best decisions made during the trip. I had pretzel breadsticks and French onion soup. Both were fantastic. And the staff were over the top friendly!
John B via tripadvisor.com - Oct 2, 2019
Great local hangout ... read more
Nuno Cordeiro via google.com - Oct 2, 2019
Great atmosphere and food ... read more
Valerie Rich via google.com - Oct 1, 2019
Great food and large portions. Waitress very polite and attentive.
Roger Musser via google.com - Sep 30, 2019
Wonderful food and service!
David L via google.com - Sep 30, 2019
Catering
Chris from Dawson’s was informative and helpful to provide catering at the last minute. It was a little pricey, but worth it!! :) ... read more
Katie T via tripadvisor.com - Sep 28, 2019
The waiters we had was awesome or waiter and the meat loaf and tenderloin was awesome ... read more
Ed Popplewell via google.com - Sep 28, 2019
Great drinks, great food, and a ...
Great drinks, great food, and a good waitstaff. I've tried most of their fish dishes and have always been blown away. Their portions are huge so come hungry. The one complaint I have is that sometimes their hostesses don't get the timing quite right with seating tables. We have sat at our reserved table and waited for 20 minutes befo ... read more
Austin S. via yelp.com - Sep 27, 2019
Bit pricy. Food was good.
Jameson Berry via google.com - Sep 27, 2019
Love the food and the staff!
Racheal via google.com - Sep 27, 2019
Stopped for a quick dinner while ...
Stopped for a quick dinner while traveling, Joe, our waiter, was fun and attentive, easy parking nearby and dinner was tasty with plenty of food. Outside seating available but we opted for the cooler indoor seating. Seemed busy for a Sunday night but service was reasonably quick. Ice cream place nearby, just sayin' ... read more
Shelly T. via yelp.com - Sep 23, 2019
Love this place! The food, service & and the atmosphere of Dawson's is the best!
Kimberly Hunter via google.com - Sep 21, 2019
This place is amazing. The prime rib is the absolute best. The Long islands are the absolute best. They get it right time after time. Service from Will and Ron is what you want when you go out. This place is a must when you're in Indy.
Maurice Flowers via google.com - Sep 20, 2019
Lunch ... read more
백승봉 via google.com - Sep 19, 2019
The food was delicious, service fast and efficient. The breaded tenderloin is huge, best to share and the onion rings were yummy.
Mary Massey via google.com - Sep 18, 2019
My only complaint was that we tried ...
My only complaint was that we tried to sit outside, but someone was smoking. We moved inside. Service was great. I ordered the special, salmon diablo. It was very good and they were very generous with the green bean side. I subbed a baked potato. It was late in the evening, so I'm guessing it wasn't the freshest. Hubby enjoyed his te ... read more
Patty M. via yelp.com - Sep 15, 2019
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