18th St. Brewery (219) 939-8802
5725 Miller Ave, Gary, IN 46403

Taproom and craft cocktail bar, and kitchen. The 2nd largest brewery in Northwest Indiana. Craft saisons, double india pale ales, double milk stouts. Sour and brett beers.

Arman’s  (219) 938-3334
5875 Melton Rd., Gary, IN 46403

Where everyone comes for good food with great prices!

Beach Cafe (219) 938-1100
903 N Shelby St Gary, IN 46403

Long tradition of seafood including the signature boned and buttered lake perch. Family-friendly including a children’s menu. Bar and family dining, outdoor patio.

California Crab (866) 433-0691
444 S Lake St, Gary, IN 46403

Specializing in reasonably priced seafood and speciality drinks. Come and try our delicious choices! Plenty of parking on Lake Street, or in back.

Captain’s House (219) 239-2639
6004 Miller Avenue, Gary, IN 46403

Nautically-themed Restaurant & Café with unique foods and discriminating tastes, which is the trademark of our main Chef/Owner Angie McCrovitz. Seafood specialities and vegetarian options. Located next to St Marys of the Lake, adjacent to Lake St. shops and the South Shore station.

Cultivated Culture Cafe (708) 466-0798
615 Lake St., Gary, IN 46403

5 different tap handles bring a range of Kombucha flavors. All the coffee your heart desires, breakfast, lunch and a few other interesting things to offer. Commuters, Stop in before jumping on the train!

Farmer’s Market
667 S. Lake Street
Gary, IN 46403
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Market Open Sundays from 10 am to 3 pm, May through September. Buy something from our vendors. Tell your neighbors, and invite some guests.

Flamingo Restaurant (219) 938-0323
8341 Locust Ave, Gary, IN 46403

Laid-back restaurant offering stone-baked pizza, booze & other fare in a warm, low-key setting.


434 N Lake St., Gary, Indiana 46403

More than a corner store. Meat market, seafood cooked while you wait. Fresh produce, and Fresh elota, yummy!

Lake Street Liquors   (219) 938-1919
537 S. Lake St., Gary, IN 46403
McDonald’s (219) 938-8299
761 S Lake St, Gary, IN 46403

Classic, long-running fast-food chain known for its burgers, fries & shakes.

Miller Pizza Company  (219) 938-7071
622 1/2 S. Lake St., Gary, IN 46403

Real Chicago-style pizza and Italian beef sandwiches. Family owned and operated since 1985. Contact: Elsie or Gary Goldberg

New York Plate (219) 939-8800
5808 Melton Rd, Gary IN 46403

Generous portions, made-to-order freshness, and kosher ingredients. Combining classic American comfort food and authentic Greek dishes, we have something for everyone at an affordable price. Famous for our made-from-scratch secret sauce, don’t forget to order your meal with a little magic on the side.

Panthera’s Cocktail Lounge (219) 315-8768
5245 East Dunes Highway, Gary, IN, 46403

Sophisticated lounge where you relax and enjoy great music, dancing, food and drinks. Live entertainment booked, check our Facebook! Inviting atmosphere for a mature crowd 30+.

Sharks Chicken and Fish (219) 939-8700
4929 E Dunes Hwy, Gary, IN 46403

Fresh fried fish, shrimp, and chicken. Call ahead and we’ll have it ready for you!

Shelby Square Shops
Intersection of Shelby and Locust Streets, Miller Beach, Gary, IN 46403
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Another small collection of Miller Beach’s unique restaurants, shops, and entertainment. 2 blocks from the beach. Zagster bike share station.

Shops on Lake Street
Lake Street north of Highway 12, Miller Beach, Gary, IN 46403
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Charming collection of unique shops, restaurants, and bars in historic Miller Beach downtown. Come Enjoy First Friday events and happenings!

SoCo Kitchen (219) 779-7685
Gary, IN 46403

A family concierge specialising in Elite Eating. Get your fresh produce, pantry staples and local treats delivered to your door, no matter where you are.

Subway (219) 938-9665
808 Melton Rd, Gary, IN 46403

Casual counter-serve chain for build-your-own sandwiches & salads, with health-conscious options.

Tequila and Tacos (219) 939-7136
642 South Lake St., Gary, IN 46403

Fresh ingredients=gourmet taco to satisfy your desires one bite at a time. Specialty cocktails, wine, and beer. Outdoor deck.

The Taste of El Paso del Notre (219) 240-7539

Authentic Mexican food and specialty burritos, delicious elote, and more. Simplify your life with our fabulous food! We cater!

Thumbs Up Tavern (219) 938-0154
620 S. Lake St., Gary, IN 46403

Historic bar in downtown Miller Beach with weekly specials like thirsty Thursdays. Billiards. Outdoor patio for the summer months.

Vibrations Health, Wellness and Juice Bar  (219) 427-1175
430 S Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403

Blended smoothies, juices, made-to-order dishes. Vitamins, supplements, organic teas and spices, snacks, bath and body products, and local honey.

Wells Street Beach (219) 938-8275
9501 Lake Shore Dr., Gary, Indiana 46403

Beach front parking and concession. Patio serving beer, wine, and food. Summers: Wednesdays at Wells Street with live music til sundown!

Wing Wah  (219) 938-8026
7868 Melton Rd, Gary, IN 46403

Sit-down eatery with traditional decor serving Chinese classics like chow fun & fried rice.