As the New York Giants and the New England Patriots prepare for the Super Bowl, they may find themselves licking the bottom of a different type of bowl—one that has just been emptied of delicious gumbo or jambalaya.
The Circle City has its fair share of downtown chain restaurants and dive bars that will no doubt see plenty of business this week.
But (with the exception of the unparalleled steakhouse St. Elmo's), this slideshow is about the out-of-the-way and little-known local joints that will be the perfect fit for the game's biggest stars.
As a denizen of Indianapolis for a decade, I have just enough gastronomic savvy to concoct this delectable slideshow.
Wrap a napkin around your neck, pour yourself a tall beverage and prepare to plunge your taste buds into the best that Indy has to offer.