Otherwise formally known as Massachusetts Avenue, Mass Ave is ranked among
according to Visit Indy magazine. With a great mix of restaurants and retail shops, it’s not hard to believe that Mass Ave was voted Indianapolis’s “Neighborhood of the Month” in August of 2017. Come see why Mass Ave is one of the most desired, sought after addresses in Indianapolis.
Located on the East End of Massachusetts Avenue, Black Market opened in June of 2011 with a small menu and a short wine list. In the years since, it has evolved into one of Indianapolis’ most beloved restaurants with a full bar, 100+ rums, an award-winning wine list, Chef Micah Frank’s ever-changing farmhouse menu, and remains one of Indy’s most prized hidden gems.
The Best Chocolate in Town
The Best Chocolate In Town, Inc. was founded in 1998 by Elizabeth Garber, which provide premium, specialty chocolates, gourmet cookies, espresso drinks, and unique desserts, along with friendly customer service.
Many customers have been loyal since day one, and Bazbeaux is also fortunate to have many devoted employees who have upheld their high standards for so many years. Bazbeaux is known for what it is today — the city’s best pizza and an Indianapolis original!
Bru Burger Bar
BRU Burger features gourmet chef burgers as well as veggie, turkey, and ahi tuna varieties, as well as fresh salads, sandwiches, fries, onion rings, and hand dipped milkshakes. In addition, BRU Burger has over 16 craft beers on draught along with an additional 40 bottles from around the world.
You'll enjoy the bar snacks, modern takes on down-home favorites. The Eagle serves over 100 craft beers and cocktails and are made from scratch using top shelf ingredients. The lively atmosphere is relaxed and upbeat, driven by a blues-heavy soundtrack.
Serving up authentic, Mexican street fare, and a selection of over 100 tequilas and American whiskeys. Bakersfield is a spot where the food is simple, the service is warm and the atmosphere is alive.
Indy Reads Books
This independent bookstore is one of the few bookstores in downtown Indianapolis. The bookstore is a source of revenue for the nonprofit organization Indy Reads, whose mission is to promote and improve the literacy of adults and families in Central Indiana.
Homespun: Modern Handmade
Homespun: Modern Handmade is a boutique, gallery and workshop devoted to contemporary handmade goods and sell the work of more than 300 artists, crafters and makers from across the U.S. and Canada. Homespun's products range from jewelry to bath & body products, artisanal foods to stationery, prints to 3D art, housewares to apparel and more.
Find everything from vintage to chic to hang in your closet and decorate your home. Find local goods, one-of-a-kind items, friendly staff, and great prices!
A visit to Global Gifts is a unique experience. From jewelry and home goods to toys and food items, our stores are filled with handmade, one-of-a-kind items you won’t find anywhere else. But that’s not the best part... their products are fair trade, which means that your purchase supports fair wages, gender equity and safe and dignified working conditions.
Silver in the City
Back in 2000, Silver in the City optimistically decided to open an unconventional little gift store that sold jewelry, housewares, and many other items. Silver in the City has been awarded "Best Gift Shop" in Indianapolis numerous times, and continues to seek out new products and ideas for every special occasion.