Northwest Indiana and Northern Indiana Restaurants

Gamba’s Ristorante
A Five Star Dining Experience

The former owners of Venezia Bar & Grill and Café Venezia, Benito and Hilda Gamba, have combined their efforts into Gamba Ristorante — offering a five-star dining and event experience. Located in Merrillville near shopping and area hotels, the restaurant is housed in an architectural masterpiece, which is hard to miss with its circular design and copper roof. Modeled after upscale restaurants in exotic European locations, the menu offers classic Italian cuisine. The wine room boasts storage space for 1,000 bottles.

A banquet hall holds up to 200 people and looks out onto an open courtyard, which is the perfect location for an intimate wedding reception or special event. Visit for more information or call for reservations at (219) 736-5000.

A Hidden Gem For Any Occasion!

Dining Excellence at Morris Inn in Notre Dame

Morris Inn offers a distinctive blend of classic elegance and relaxed casual, along with excellent service, great atmosphere, an exceptional wine list and inspired cuisine – uniquely and creatively presented. For fine dining, choose Sorin’s, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner (dinner served Tuesday – Saturday only). Besides its beautifully appointed dining room, Sorin’s offers an intimate private room for groups of up to 14 guests in the Quinn Family Room. Serving a fresh selection of seafood, Sorin’s also features selections from the wineries of Notre Dame graduates.

For drinks, light fare and conversation over lunch, dinner or late night, choose Rohr’s, Morris Inn’s newest dining option.

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Rohr’s at Morris Inn

Noka’s Cafe, Catering and Events – One Convenient Location

Noka’s Cafe and Catering is located on the ground level of the historic Crown Point Courthouse. Noka’s Cafe caters special events at the Maki Ballroom in the Lake County Courthouse in Downtown Crown Point, Indiana. We host elegant occasions and memorable events. We offer a breakfast menu, a cafe menu, and a wide range of catering and banquet services. If you’d like us to cater or host your next event feel free to contact us for more information.

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White Hawk Bar & Grill
White Hawk Country Club and River Rock Restaurant are Open to the Public!

The luxurious Bar and Grill at White Hawk is simply stunning! The bar area, renovated in 2012, displays custom stonework and amazingly luxurious rich dark Poplar wood. The fully stocked bar offers an array of beer, wine and liquor. And, for those special celebrations on the course, take a look at the terrific selection of cigars now being offered!

While enjoying the views from the bar and clubhouse, check out the River Rock Restaurant menu. The new menu features Chef Santana’s delicious creations that will keep you coming back for more.

For more information, visit or check out the latest menu at River Rock Restaurant by clicking here.

White Hawk Country Club

Langford’s Grille
Fine dining in an upscale atmosphere

Located inside Innsbrook Country Club, Langford’s Grille (which offers Dining Memberships), is known for its exceptional cuisine and exemplary wine selection. Langford’s Grille is named for leading golf course architect William Langford who planned the golf course located here in 1920. Enjoy U.S.D.A. Prime Angus Certified Beef prepared on the same 1600 degree Southbend Steak Broiler, only found at the finest Chicago steakhouses, that sears the steaks to absolute perfection.

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Langford’s Grille

Fahrenheit Two-Twelve Restaurant and Bar
Experience the Degree of Difference!

Enjoy one of Crown Point’s “hot spots” for a fabulous dining experience! Feast on award-winning baby back ribs and chops, succulent seafood, U.S.D.A. Certified Angus beef, signature dishes and much more! Open 7 days a week.

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Fahrenheit 212

Buddy and Pal’s Place
Your Favorite 19th Hole for Sports & Entertainment

Buddy and Pal’s Place offer the best gathering spot in the Northwest Indiana for sports and entertainment. Stop in for a cold one and enjoy great food in the Crown Point and Schererville locations. Visit for more information, or to book the party room for your next event at the Crown Point location, offering seating for 100!

Northwest Indiana’s Best Known Sports Bar

The Restaurant

At Lost Marsh
(Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner; Open Daily)
1001 129th Street
Hammond, IN

The View Restaurant

At Centennial Park Golf Course
(Great Food in Elegant Clubhouse)
1005 S. Centennial Drive
Munster, IN

Indiana Hotels

Hampton Inn & Suites

8936 Calumet Avenue
Munster, IN

Hilton Garden Inn

501 Gateway Boulevard
Chesterton, IN

Ivy Court Inn & Suites

(Near Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame)
1404 Ivy Court
Notre Dame, IN

Marriott Courtyard

2301 East Morthland Drive/US 30 East
Valparaiso, IN

Serenity Springs Resort

5888 U.S. 35
La Porte, IN

Spring House Inn

303 Mineral Springs Road
Porter, IN
219-929-4600 or 866-DUNES-00

Indiana Entertainment & Theaters

Horseshoe Casino

(20 Minutes from Downtown Chicago)
777 Casino Center Drive
Hammond, IN

The Theatre At The Center

Performing Arts Center
1040 Ridge Road
Munster, IN

Indiana Golf Facilities, Golf Teachers & Park District

Creekside Golf Course & Training Center

2355 Clifford Road
Valparaiso, IN

Forest Park Golf Course

1155 Sheffield Drive
Valparaiso, IN

Rick Thomas Teaching Academy

PGA Professional & PING Custom Club-Fitting
Lowell, IN
219-730-6064 or

Indiana Shopping

Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets

601 Wabash Street
Michigan City, IN

Southlake Mall Shopping Center

I-65 and U.S. Route 30
Hobart, IN

Indiana Visitor Information


South Shore Convention & Visitors Authority

Off I-94, Kennedy Avenue South Exit
7770 Corinne Drive
Hammond, IN 46323


LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau

1503 S. Meer Road
Exit 40B off I-94
Michigan City, IN 46360


South Bend/Mishawaka Convention and Visitors Bureau

Commerce Center
401 E. Colfax Avenue, Suite 310
South Bend, IN 46617