500 Grill Opens At New Indianapolis International Airport
the opening of the new Indianapolis International Airport
midfield terminal Nov. 12, air travelers and Indianapolis-area
residents have a new dining choice featuring a legendary name:
the Indy 500.
500 Grill combines a full, eclectic menu offering a variety
of appetizers, soups, small plate items, salads, burgers,
entrees and desserts in an atmosphere featuring the history,
pageantry and excitement of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race.
new Indianapolis airport terminal is the gateway to Indianapolis
for millions of travelers, all of whom know about this great
city because of the worldwide popularity and 97-year history
of the Indianapolis 500," said Joie Chitwood, Indianapolis
Motor Speedway president and chief operating officer. "The
Indy 500 Grill celebrates the rich tradition of 'The Greatest
Spectacle in Racing' as IMS begins its Centennial Era, and
the restaurant will be one of the focal points of the exciting,
500 Grill is the only full-service restaurant and bar located
in the striking, spacious Civic Plaza, through which all of
the estimated 8.5 million annual arriving and departing airport
customers must pass. The Indy 500 Grill also can serve those
who aren't traveling because the Plaza is located before security
and bar décor includes scores of photographs highlighting
drivers from the Indianapolis 500's storied past and its current
of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's iconic Scoring Pylon
displays the top-five finishers from 1977 - the year A.J.
Foyt won his record fourth Indianapolis 500, and the floor
features familiar car numbers of Indy 500 champions, including
Foyt, Bill Vukovich and Jim Clark.
Brickyard Authentics retail store has been a mainstay at the
Indianapolis airport for many years, and passengers and diners
have easy access to the store in the new airport as it moves
next door to the restaurant.
Authentics airport location stocks apparel and collectibles
for the Speedway's Centennial Era and its events, including
the Indianapolis 500, Allstate 400 at the Brickyard and Red
Bull Indianapolis GP, providing the perfect opportunity for
travelers to purchase souvenirs.
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