Indy 500

Fasten your seat belts for 500 miles of speed.

Updated: May 20, 2001

The Race


O'Reilly Raceway Park at Indianapolis

10267 E. US Highway 136, Indianapolis, IN 46234


Indianapolis Motor Spdwy Libr

4790 W 16th St, Indianapolis, IN 46222


Fuel Up Restaurants


Main Event

7038 Shore Ter, Indianapolis, IN 46254

Food, booze and television—who needs the Speedway when you've got everything you need at arm's reach.


St. Elmo Steak House

127 S Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46225

It's older than the race itself, but people still flock for the stellar steaks.


Hollyhock Hill

8110 N College Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46240

Bring the kids for family-style dining at this Indy institution.


Pit Stop Bars


Buffalo Wild Wings Grill & Bar

15 E Maryland St, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Chicken wings and big screen TVs--a winning team.


Slippery Noodle

372 S Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46225

Indiana's oldest continually operating bar features live blues and good grub.


8 Second Saloon

111 N Lynhurst Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46224

Only a mile and a half away, this country bar delivers with its line-dancing.


Alcatraz Brewing Company

49 W Maryland St Ste 104 (Circle Centre Mall), Indianapolis, IN 46204

Careful: If you stop at this brewery in Circle Centre Mall, you might not escape.