Go here when you are on a date or dinner with friends. Vatra is a new modernist grillhouse in eastern Arcadia along Indian School in what used to be a gas station. The building has been modernized beautifully and the main eating area, the bar and the patio are well organized. Update Vatra has closed and re-opened as Kitchen 56. Also consider Tuckshop, Pasta Bar, Avalon
Experience There is an interesting selection of food which will cover most people's tastes. It is competitively priced and has a nice atmosphere. Patio There is a large patio which borders the bar. The bar runs the length of the building and opens into the patio. It is a nice setting. Parking There is limited parking infront of the restaurant. Website Vatra Grillhouse Menu menu [pdf] Map Corner of 56th Street and Indian School.