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Restaurants In West Lafayette

If you are planning on being in the Purdue University / West Lafayette, IN area and are looking for a bite to eat, we have compiled a list of restaurants for you. Whether you are visiting the Purdue University campus, want to find a new place, or just curious to see what the area has to offer we have you covered! If you would like to cross the river, here is a list of restaurants in Lafayette, IN too!

Wolfies Grill

352 E State St.


“Since 2004, the Wolf Family has created a culinary experience for the seeker in all things sports, nature, and food.”

Nine Irish Brothers

119 Howard Ave.


“Our family-owned-and-operated restaurant serves premium Irish food and spirits and has a full bar and menu, with items ranging from salads to steak to Irish favorites such as Guinness Stew, Shepherd’s Pie, and Fish & Chips. Well-behaved patrons of all ages are welcome unless circumstances prohibit minors (e.g. large, rowdy bands).”


360 Brown St. 


“Taste Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Chinese cuisine in West Lafayette, IN.  Taste Restaurant’s convenient location and affordable prices make our restaurant a natural choice for eat-in or take-out meals in the West Lafayette community. Our restaurant is known for its variety in taste and high quality fresh ingredients. Come and experience our friendly atmosphere and excellent service.”

Dos Amigos Mexican Restaurant 

360 Brown St.


“We offer a wide array of authentic Mexican food such as tacos, burritos, and much more. We pride ourselves on the excellent service we provide to our customers and our affordable rates. Our food is prepared with the freshest ingredients, and our staff is friendly. For a great place to eat for lunch or dinner in West Lafayette, IN, call on Dos Amigos Mexican Restaurant.”

Bowen Bistro

342 E State St.


Upscale fine dining in West Lafayette.

Triple XXX Family Restaurant 

2 N Salisbury St.


“Today, the last iconic Triple XXX Thirst Station remains in West Lafayette, Indiana, where it’s been on the hill, but on the level, since 1929. Just steps from the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, you can’t help but notice the Triple XXX on the hill in Chauncey Village.”

Peppercorns Kitchen

360 E State St.


“We specialize in Sze Chuan cuisine that dates back to ancient states of Ba and Shu, the Period of Spring and Autumn, as well as West Song. Sze Chuan cuisine is one of the eight major cuisines in China, a staple on dinner tables and banquets. Both classical and contemporary styles are colorful and fantastic in taste.”

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212 Brown St. 



Maru Sushi

102 N Chauncey Ave D.


“Happening eatery serving up sushi & other traditional Japanese staples in a minuscule space.”

Fiesta Mexican Grill

102 N Chauncey Ave.


“Low-key counter-serve joint dishing up hearty Mexican & Tex-Mex standards, plus house made tortillas.”

Basil Thai Restaurant

135 S Chauncey Ave #2C


“Basil Thai & Bubble Tea serves the Purdue community and residents of Greater Lafayette, offering hearty, healthy and tasty gourmet food. Top quality ingredients, fast, fresh preparation and friendly service are the root of their success. Everyone is welcome to join the warm, comfortable atmosphere and indulge in great meals at affordable prices.”

Town & Gown Bistro

119 N River Rd.


“The Town and Gown Bistro provides a cozy hideaway to enjoy a quality meal, a fine cup of coffee, or cocktail. Located on River Road,  we are close to the Purdue campus, serving the community of West Lafayette and Lafayette since 2014.” 

Poke Hibachi

112 Andrew Pl.


“Creative Hawaiian poke bowls & hibachi-cooked fare turned out in a cool, rustic-modern space.”

La Hacienda El Sol Mexican Restaurant

140 Howard Ave.


“Are you real Mexican food lovers? If yes, then take it seriously and come to our La Hacienda El Sol Mexican Restaurant to taste amazing, tantalizing Mexican dishes. The Best Mexican restaurant in West Lafayette, IN is  La Hacienda El Sol Mexican Restaurant West Lafayette, IN. Mexican cuisine is considered holistic as it includes an array of dishes like quesadillas, tamales, sizzlin fajitas, tacos, nachos, and desserts that are all distinctive and offer the best quality delights. Every dish in Mexican cuisine is unique and offers distinctive flavors.”

Big Woods West Lafayette

516 Northwestern Ave. #1700


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Blue Nile Restaurant

117 Northwestern Ave #2


“Blue Nile provides the town with a welcoming space, reflecting the cultural, historical, and geographical aspects of Mediterranean cuisine. Customers can enjoy an authentic ambience and a cozy space accompanied with traditional dishes with a modern twist.”

8Eleven Bistro

201 Grant St. Ste 100


“Pairing the region’s farm-fresh, seasonal ingredients with a culinary nod to beloved bistro classics, our all-day dining menus showcase modern and approachable American dishes and traditional French favorites. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options are available.”

Taste Of India

111 S River Rd. Unit B


“A family-owned & operated authentic Indian restaurant just a five-minute walk from Purdue University.”

State 19

106-108 W State St. 


Hala’s Grill

135 S Chauncey Ave #2G


“Restaurant providing the area with a fresh take on authentic Mediterranean Cuisine.” 

Noodles & I

111 N Chauncey Ave


Khana Khazana Indian Grill

108 Northwestern Ave.


“Down-to-earth Indian restaurant offering traditional dishes, including vegetarian items.”

Mad Mushroom Pizza

320 W State St.


“Mad Mushroom makes all of our food using only the best ingredients and will deliver it right to your door. We make our dough in store daily and all of our vegetables are hand cut so they are always fresh. “

Famous Frank’s

30 Pierce St.


China 1

132 Howard Ave #3218


“China 1 Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Chinese and Asian cuisine in West Lafayette, IN. China 1’s convenient location and affordable prices make our restaurant a natural choice for dine-in or take-out meals in the West Lafayette community. Our restaurant is known for its tasty hot pots and homestyle specialties using high quality fresh ingredients. Come and experience our friendly atmosphere and excellent service.”

The Tap

100 S Chauncey Ave.


“At The Tap, we aim to give you the best beer selection, great food, live music, sports and much more. We hope to see you tonight.”

Happy China

219 E State St. 


“Standard Chinese dishes & all-day specials served up in a cozy, storefront setting.”

Blaze Chinese BBQ

135 South Chauncey Ave


AJ’s Burgers

302 Vine St. Suite 150


“Enjoy AJ’s burgers, Italian beef, chicken, beer, Chicago-style hot dogs, loaded fries, and more from our locally owned, family-friendly restaurant in West Lafayette, Indiana.”

Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux

101 Grant St. 


“There’s really no better way to describe the uniqueness of Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux. We start every dish from scratch and use fresh ingredients to bring our mouthwatering, Cajun cuisine to life. And whether you’re here for dinner with the family, date night, cocktails with the girls or to watch a game on the big screen, we’re always happy to share our Louisiana culture with you.”


138 S River Rd.


Echo Karaoke

306 E State St. 


“Strip-mall karaoke bar with private rooms & drink specials, plus Taiwanese street food & bubble tea.”

Harry’s Chocolate Shop

329 W State St.


“Boisterous, campus-adjacent pub serving American bar fare in a vintage setting since 1919.”

308 On State

308 W State St.



100 S Chauncey Ave Ste 110


“Yatagarasu was founded in 2017 in Downtown Lafayette, Indiana. Two men with passionate souls for traditional Japanese ramen noodle had the goal of spreading a unique cuisine and cultural experience.”

Mishi Chinese Kitchen

132 Northwestern Ave.


Heisei Japanese Restaurant

907 Sagamore Pkwy W


“Sushi rolls, Japanese specialty combo plates & sake served in a strip-mall storefront with takeout.”

Christos West Lafayette

1018 Sagamore Pkwy W


“A family restaurant serving all day comfort classics during breakfast, lunch and dinner, located in Lafayette and West Lafayette.”

No 2 Asian Kitchen

128 Pierce St.


Hilton Garden Inn Garden Grille

356 E State St.


Rolling Bowl

132 Northwestern Ave.


MAJE Sushi 

204 South St.


“Restaurant serving sushi, sashimi, maki & nigiri, plus wraps, in a relaxed atmosphere.”

Egyptian Cafe

130 Northwestern Ave.


“Laid-back eatery & hookah bar offering Middle Eastern fare in a cozy room hung with tapestries.”


1101 3rd St.


“Counter-serve chain known for sandwiches & pizzas made with hearth-fired flatbreads, plus salads.”

Katana Sushi & Ramen

1048 Sagamore Pkwy W


“Katana invites you to enjoy authentic Japanese food served fresh from our sushi bar and kitchen in a relaxed, upscale atmosphere or for carry out. Our restaurant has plenty of seating, a private dining areas, a Sushi bar and experienced wait staff. Enjoy a quiet, romantic dinner for two, meet a friend for our affordable lunch specials or relax at our sushi bar with a cocktail and fresh sushi Chef’s specials after work with co-workers.”

Backroads BBQ Express

316 W State St.


“Backroads BBQ Express is now open in West Lafayette. We are an independent counter-service restaurant specializing in the same Texas-style barbecue and southern comfort food as our sister location in Lebanon. Our menu features locally sourced smoked meats such as pork, brisket, sausage, and turkey, all paired with our signature Backroads BBQ sauces. We cook it slow and serve it fast! We are open daily from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and for late-night carryout on weekends. Can’t wait to see you at the Backroads!” 


350A E State St.


“Authentic Ramen from scratch and homemade dishes by Japanese owner chef.”

Greek’s Pizzeria

2520 N Salisbury St. #1428


John Purdue Room

Marriott Hall, 900 W State St.


‘Exquisite in its design and use, this laboratory trains our second-year students in food preparation and service as well as the fourth-year students in front and back of the house management.”

Sushi Boss

101 Grant St. 


“Sushi Boss is an innovative sushi concept that lets you create your own sushi rolls in any combination you desire. Every roll is made fresh before your eyes with the ingredients you select, so you can be as creative as you like or choose from our signature sushi menu. We feature local, fresh, and natural ingredients on our menu.”

Hunter’s Pub

1092 Sagamore Pkwy W


“Daily homemade soups, specials and from scratch meals and hand cut steaks from our Chef.”

Red Mango

102 N Chauncey Ave Ste B


“Colorful, counter-service chain for frozen yogurt, with many flavors & toppings, plus smoothies.”

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The Whittaker Inn

702 W 500 N


“The Whittaker Inn was designed to be more than simply a hotel, but rather a midwestern oasis; where every guest is warmly welcomed as a friend. We hope that you’ll join us very soon”

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers

100 S Chauncey Ave. Ste 100


The Guac Box

1400 W State St. Ste K


“Lafayette, IN’s premier Tex-Mex food truck and catering featuring tacos, nachos, empanadas and fresh hand smashed guac. Order ahead!”

Damso Korean Restaurant

111 S River Rd. #D


Grilled Chicken & Rice

1400 W State St.


“Here at Grilled Chicken and Rice – West Lafayette, IN the delivery restaurant you’ll experience delicious middle eastern cuisine and FREE delivery.”

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