Top 10 Food War Winners

Looking for a really great locally owned place to eat? We have 10+ suggestion.  Indiana's Cool North has hosted food wars over the years, so you know these winners are some of the best in the region!  The competition was fierce as locals voted for their favorite  burgers, tacos, breakfast, and pizza.  We've compiled a list of the top restaurants from all the various food wars to help you find some great food! See all the food wars here.

Octave Grill - Porter County Burger Winner

Octave Grill


Burgers are taken to a new level at this kitschy restaurant where grass-fed beef is topped with local cheese and more than 25 toppings and unique sauces.

Octave Grill has been serving up their original brand of gourmet burgers since 2010. While their main focus is on the burgers, they also have homemade desserts, an always· changing craft beer selection and awesome sides to accompany the sandwiches. An eclectic destination, from the space and menu, and even down to the salt and pepper shakers of fresh toppings.

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