908 Maple Hill Rd.
Bloomington, IL 61704
Phone: (309) 834-4700
Fax: (309) 834-4701
Bars & Cafes
Indulge in a refreshing treat at Carl's Ice Cream. This charming parlor scoops up arguably the best ice-cream in town. Select from classic flavors like Strawberry, Vanilla and Coffee, or opt for their signature Rocky Road, Mint Chocolate Chip or Bubble Gum.
Mulligans is a downtown bar and is very popular among the college crowd. Their bartenders are known to make some great drink specials. They also host live music regularly.
Daddios is a vibrant bar in Downtown Bloomington. It is also one of the best places in town to enjoy live music and DJ nights.
Fat Jacks is a popular bar in town. Probably because they a good selection of craft brews and feature 26 taps. Enjoy the happy hours and DJ nights at this vibrant watering hole.
Coffee Hound is a specialty coffee house and arguably one of the best in town. It has an old-worldly feel to mostly due to its location in Downtown Bloomington. Apart from the roastery, there is also a bakery on-site. You can have your cuppa with milk substitutes like soy milk and coconut milk.
Located in downtown Bloomington, the Winner’s Lounge is a cozy little bar that serves reasonably priced drinks in a friendly atmosphere. Frequented by locals and visitors alike, this establishment also plays host to live bands from the city, and beyond. However, they do not accept credit cards, so do keep some cash handy. Call ahead for more information.
Fusion Brew is a charming spot for a laid-back brunch. They offer an array of beverages like iced and hot espressos, chais and slushes, as well as baked goods and light bites like pastries, cinnamon rolls and sandwiches.
The Coffee Hound offers an array of specialty coffee like Irish Cream Latte and Iced Toddy. Their baked goods like cinnamon roll, peanut butter jelly bars and red velvet cake are scrumptious.
Stave Wine Bar & Market is a must visit for oenophiles in the city. Savor wine by the glass or a flight from their selection of specialties like Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir paired with cheese and charcuterie.
The Garlic Press Market Café has been a local favorite for over a decade. Specialties include on their menu Classic Reuben, Roasted Garlic Hummus Sandwich and McVicker Pulled Pork Sandwich, as well as brownies, pies and artisan cheese.
Maggie Miley's is an authentic Irish Pub serving Irish whiskey and draft beer. Select from Guinness, Mad Hatter IPA and Warsteiner Pilsner paired with Wings O'Fire and Battered Sausages.
Lunker's is a local neighborhood grill. It features an array of drink specials, their famous fish and chips, and organize an array of events like open mic, karaoke and live music.