Get to know us

Back in the day, the tradition of drinking and eating establishments were to foster community and connect people across generations. Well The Whistle Stop is no different. With our vast variety of spirits, ice cold beer, as well as our casual and friendly atmosphere, we've proved again and again that we are one of the best dive bar's in Indianapolis.

Our drinks

About us

We are the bar that HAPPY HOUR was born in, in Indiana.

On March 14th, 2024 at 2:30pm, Governor Eric Holcomb signed HB 1086 "The Happy Hour Bill" on our bar top, declaring "Happy Day's Are Here Again!" 

Voted BEST COCKTAILS in INDY by the Indy Star!!!

The Whistle Stop is a warm and casual Bar located in downtown Indianapolis. We've been a pitstop to many of travelers, whether just passing through town or residing. We are well known for our fun, friendly staff and welcoming atmosphere. 

 After you’ve selected an ice-cold beverage from our vast selection and allowed yourself to unwind a bit, feel free to make a friend or two. After all, we’re more than just drinks, we’re a community. So, what are you waiting for? Drop by!


Come lunch with us!

If you have a case of the late night munchies, we have you covered. From wings to pizza rolls, we crush the finger food game! All sandwiches are served with potato chips, add fries for an additional upcharge.

Our menu



375 S Illinois St
Indianapolis, IN


11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Mon, Tue, Wed
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM