Bloomington is one of the largest cities in Illinois. There are many tourist attractions here including Grady's Family Fun Park, Pepsi Ice Center, U.S Cellular Coliseum, as well as many different trails and recreation areas. Not only are there many places to go to, but there are many annual events to attend as well. And of course, you'll find that the restaurant and bar scene is hopping as well! Visit Bloomington, and when you do, check out these places!


106 E Front St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-7019

Rosie's Pub has a local family feel, but it's still classy and entertaining with a relaxing atmosphere. You'll get one of the best burgers in the area at this pub. They have a great beer selections, friendly staff, and an upscale feel. Be sure to try out the duck salad, as it's amazing, as well as the garden flatbread. This is a great place for dinner and drinks!


1310 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-2628

When you come to Mugsy's, you can't leave without trying their pork tenderloin sandwich. They have the best chicken wings in the area, and you can't go wrong with the double cheese mugger and fries. If you're looking for delicious, unhealthy food and a large amount of beer to wash it all down with, you truly can't get any better than Mugsy's for a night out!


909 N Hershey Ave
Bloomington, IL 61704
(309) 661-6301

Entourage Lounge & Canteen Bar is one of the best place to eat and relax in the area. They have a new type of egg roll every night, as well as fantastic drinks. The owner is always coming around tables to see how the patrons are doing, which makes for a positive experience. It's a comfortable and friendly atmosphere to dine in, so stop by today!


105 W Front
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 828-1130

Eleven is a gastropub meets tapas bar, and it's certainly making a splash. It's an upscale establishment with a wonderful bar area, and the owners are great about renting the upstairs out for banquets and receptions. There are many interesting beers on draft, and they even have trivia night during the weekdays. Come in for creative bar food.


511 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 821-9222

Follow this restaurant on social media if you want to learn about their elusive and affordable drink specials! The beer selection is sure to impress here, as there are many different options for you to consider. There are pool tables for your entertainment, as well as flat screen televisions for catching the big game. It's a great place to go!


108 E Market St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 287-7698

Laugh is a comedy club, and it's definitely a place to consider going to. The admission price is certainly worth the laughs you'll have here! The drinks are very reasonably prices here, and the comedians are some of the funniest in the business. You can order great appetizers here as well, so come out for a great time no matter what.


1206 N Towanda Ave Ste 6
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 829-3655

Cheek's Bar & Grill is a crowd pleasing favorite in Bloomington. There's always something interesting happening here, whether it's karaoke or trivia. Best of all, it's one of the most affordable spots for drinking, and they even have pizza here! It's an extremely cheap place to get your happy hour fix at, so come in and see what it's all about!


527 N Main St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 828-4434

Daddio's is known to be a great place for college students in the area, and with the affordable drink specials, it's not hard to see why that is. This is one of the best places to be for drinks from Monday to Sunday! When you come here, be sure to check out the burger and beer specials. They make for amazing savings and a tasty dinner that you're sure to enjoy!


503 N Prospect Rd
Bloomington, IL 61704
(309) 662-1009

Check out Shooter's for your next night out! They're serving up fantastic food here. There are pool tables for entertainment, along with large screen televisions that come complete with DVD players. You're sure to enjoy their burgers and sandwiches here, as they're all cooked to perfection with pricing that's sure to please your tastebuds and pocketbook.


1301 N Western Ave
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 823-9810

Western Tap is a cowboy themed bar with great prices on food and drinks. If you're looking for burgers and fries, you can't go wrong with a trip to the Western Tap. The best part about this establishment happens to be the fact that you won't spend an arm and a leg having a good time with all of your friends. Come on in and see what the hype is about!