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Thursday, May 20, 2021

Restaurants Near the Indiana University Campus

Categories: Wine & Culinary, Indiana University

If you're a new student, or you're family of a new student, you're likely not quite familiarized with Bloomington yet. Finding a good spot to eat near campus can seem like a daunting task, which is why we've put together a comprehensive list of every restaurant within a five-minute walk of any edge of campus. Organized by location and food genre, this list will make easy work of finding your next dining destination. To learn more about any restaurant, simply click on the restaurant's name. Bon appetit, Hoosiers!  


North Side of Campus

Near Memorial Stadium

Eric Gordon's Greek's Pizzeria
Rush Bowls

South Side of Campus

Near Jacobs School of Music

Bear's Place
Mother Bear's Pizza

Dragon Express
Restaurant Ami
Sunny Poke Tea

East Side of Campus

Near Union Street Center and Eigenmann Hall

Jimmy John's
Pizza X

West Side of Campus

Near Sample Gates and Maurer School of Law

Big Woods Bloomington
Bloomington Bagel Company
Dagwood's Deli Sub Shop
FARM Bloomington
Fat Dan's Chicago-Style Deli
Goodfella's Pizzeria
Jimmy John's
Kilroy's on Kirkwood
Little Downtown Cafe
Nick's English Hut
Noodles & Co.
Poindexter Cafe
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Runcible Spoon
Village Deli

Anyetsang's Little Tibet
Burma Garden
Cafe Bali
Chow Bar
Do Asian Fusion Cuisine
Japonee Express
Korea Restaurant
My Thai Cafe Plus
Siam House
Taste of India
Z & C Teriyaki & Sushi

Dat's Cajun Creole Cafe
Uptown Cafe

Cafe Pizzaria
Osteria Rago

Btown Gyros
Falafel's Middle Eastern Gril

Qdoba Mexican Grill

Center of Campus

Inside the Indiana Memorial Union

The Mix
Quarry Pie Co.
The Tutor Room
Whitfield Grill

The Globe

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Alyssa Davis

Alyssa Davis

Alyssa is the Digital Content Coordinator at Visit Bloomington. She's also a proud Indiana University alumna, mom to seven cats, and Formula 1 enthusiast.