Is a destination  that offers fast casual lunch service at “The Po!nt.” In the evening “The FlatIron” is your casual dinner venue all located in the Old Elbow Room.

The Point on Penn

About The Point On Penn

The Point on Penn is a Destination. Located on the same sight of the “old Elbow Room” the most renowned Taverns in the city of Indianapolis since 1933. The FlatIron embraces the historical significance of this landmark by maintaining the vintage neon signs inside and out of the establishment. For those memorable moments of the past, present and future. 

We are independently owned and operated, at the destination you have three venues to choose from. 

1. The Point is an urban lunch cafe featuring KK’s Pastries. KK’s pastries are created by one of the owner’s Rolonda Brown. Her cupcakes, cookies and muffins are great for any office pitch in, or a surprise for your staff and colleagues. It also has a great patio for outside dining. The menu is fun and fresh featuring vintage soups, salads, sandwiches and wraps! 

                  Open Monday – Friday from 10am – 3pm 

2. The FlatIron is located in the space of the “Original Elbow Room”. The iconic bar still has the “Elbow Room” written on the antique mirror behind bar. Bringing to life what a neighborhood bar is all about. When dining Chef Glenn Brown and staff prepare foods that have an attitude of their own that are at the crossroads of “new rural and new urban cuisine. Using fresh & local ingredients to make some of the best shared plates known as “street snacks. When it comes to sandwiches nothing can beat the “Elbow Room PorkTenderloin sandwich, or the FlatIron Burger. For entree’s the steaks are custom aged alongside fresh seafood, Amish Chicken and local pork.  

                 Open Monday from 3pm – until for private and corporate events 

                            Tuesday – Saturday 3pm – 10pm  

                            (Friday and Saturday Bar is open till Midnight 

                            FlatIron Brunch Saturday & Sunday 10am – 2pm  


3. The UpperRoom located above the FlatIron. Its the private event space for groups of 12 to 50 people depending on type of event. It offers a private bar and seating area with a picturesque view of Memorial Park and the Scottish Rite Cathedral. All within walking distance of Mass Ave and the Circle downtown on the north end of the Indianapolis cultural trail.  

                       Open Sunday – Saturday for Private Events  and Brunches 

In closing, Glenn and Rolonda want you to relax and enjoy the atmosphere as you visit our establishment where  “service is an attitude”. (Sam Parker, 2018)  

“Service is the life blood of any organization.  Everything flows from it and is nourished by it.  Customer Service is not a department, it is an attitude”. (Sam Parker, 2018)