Stone Creek - 2498 Perry Crossing Way #105, Plainfield, IN 46168, Phone: 317-837-9100
Stone Creek is located at the Plainfield 'Shops at Perry Crossing' mall, which is a 5-10 minute drive west of Indianapolis Airport, so it's ideal for people who are catching a flight but want to do a little shopping and dining before they go. This is a highly affordable option where you can enjoy a full meal and drinks for less than $30 per person, and you'll find plenty of classic items on the menu like soups, sandwiches, steaks, fish, pasta, burgers, combo platters, sharing starters, and more. Meals are served for both lunch and dinner, with to-go options also available for anyone in a rush.
Red Lobster - 10189 E US Hwy 36, Avon, IN 46123, Phone: 317-271-4906
Part of the popular Red Lobster chain, this particular location is in Avon, just a short drive north of Indianapolis Airport. The main draw of Red Lobster is, of course, its seafood, with the shrimp, clam chowder, lobster rolls, and tuna being particularly popular here. They do some great sharing/taster plates for decent prices if you're visiting with friends and want to try a few different things, and if anyone in your group isn't a seafood fan, you can find salads and chicken dishes here too.
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse - 10367 US-36, Avon, IN 46123, Phone: 317-610-0810
Also located in Avon, which is just 5-10 minutes from the airport, and also part of a leading, popular chain, this BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is a popular, family-friendly location offering friendly service and super meals at great prices. This place is usually open from around 11am through to midnight, so it's an ideal option at almost any time of day, and if you've never dined at a BJ's Brewhouse before, you're in for a treat; the menu is filled from top to bottom with amazing options including pizza, pasta, steaks, soups, salads, sandwiches, tacos, and more. There are some great kids' meals too for younger customers and a nice range of desserts and beverages to accompany your meal.