Snail of Approval Honorees

These businesses have been selected by Slow Food Indy as being the best local, sustainable restaurants, grocers, artisans and farmers in and near Indianapolis. (You’ll find some in Zionsville and Westfield, too!) Whether you are visiting Indy for the first time or a local regular, we hope you will spend your dining dollar at one of these good, clean and fair establishments. Learn more about the Snail of Approval program.




Bee Coffee Roasters
Black Heart Coffee
Naptown Flo
Natural Born Juicers
New Day Craft
Madison County Winery
Primal Delights Kombucha & Ferments
Royal Frenchmen Tea Co.


Batch No. 2
Bettini Pasta
Black Heart Coffee
Calliope Snoballs
Caprini Creamery
D & S Kettle Corn
Farm to Product
Fermenti Artisan
Home Ec.
Indiana Pickle Company
Lick Ice Cream
Litterally Divine Chocolate
Louise’s Sweets
Mother Noble
Natural Born Juicers
New Day Craft
Paramount School Of Excellence
Pots & Pans
Risin’ Creek Creamery
Revival Food Co.
Sitka Salmon Share
The Smoking Goose
Traders Point Creamery
Tulip Tree Creamery
Turchetti’s Salumeria
U-Relish Farm
Wildflower Ridge Honey


Balanced Harvest Farm
Berry Goods Farm
Biltz Greenhouses
Hideaway Farm
KG Acres Farm & Featherwerks
Heritage Meadows Farms
Paramount School Of Excellence Farm
Growing Places Indy
Tyner Pond Farm
Silverthorn Farm
Street Beets Street-Side Market Garden
Mad Farmers Collective (South Circle Farm & Big City Farms)
Indy High Bines
Valentine Hill Farm
Freedom Valley Farm
Full Hand Farm
Simpson Family Farm
Hawkins Family Farm
Becker Farms