622 S. Rangeline Road, Carmel (Monon Square Shopping Center)
Experience the taste of the islands at Jamaican Reggae Grill where you can find real jerk chicken or pork, authentic Jamaican patties and a variety of stews on the menu. The restaurant, which opened in 2015, sits next to Union Brewing Company and guests are welcome to order take-out from Reggae Grill to pair with a beer next door. Both patios are located right off the Monon Trail, perfect after a summer day’s bike ride.
890 E. 116th St. #125, Carmel
Cookies, coffee or cocktail? The Quirky Feather Confectionery has pretty much anything you’re craving. Founded by two local sisters, this is a place to study after school, gather with friends or relax in the evening. It’s a confectionary and café with a full liquor license and stays open until midnight. Try a treat from the bakery, a caffeine fix from the café or the cocktail of the week.
864 Logan Street, Noblesville
Who doesn’t love ice cream on a hot summer day? And what better way to enjoy it than on the beautiful square of downtown Noblesville. At Alexander’s you can try one of the 36 flavors of hand dipped ice cream or a milkshake, malt or old-fashioned soda. Lunch and dinner options are also available and include cheeseburgers, salads, wraps and jumbo tenderloin sandwiches.