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Malibu Grill

106 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4911
+1 812-332-4334
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“scallops” (13 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
“salad” (30 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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106 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4911
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Next time I’ll stick w the chicken or salad. While the steak and shrimp was good, it was not, to me worth the price. The appetizer seemed more runny than I was used to (/spinach dip) but was tasty. Service was good considering it was...More

Thank Bazinga15
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Malibu for a business dinner for the first time. The food was exceptional!! I actually cleaned my plate of scallops and steak with asparagus and I usually cannot eat that much food. Great service even though we had a table of 8 and...More

Thank Toni C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant on a stay for business, and came at the worst time- right before an IU basketball game. I was greeted and served promptly, food was excellent, and although there was a big crowd I did not have a noticeable wait for...More

Thank Cody G
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Coming to Bloomington for a work trip we did not expect to have a meal that have us saying DAMN this food is good! Malibu Grill surprised the hell out of my colleagues and I. The food was delicious and very affordable. The drinks were...More

Thank BenJon04
Reviewed October 27, 2017

We stopped here for lunch while visiting U of I and loved it. Food was very good ( salad and Pasta ) Great Drink selection, and service was great! They also have outdoor dinning.We stopped in around 2 on a Tuesday and had no wait.

Thank tom p
Reviewed October 17, 2017

My niece goes to college in the town and it was her 21st birthday and we decided to head here for birthday dinner. Talk about amazing. I loved the set up and we were sat close to the chef area so we were able to...More

Thank CDarrett
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Excellent service but very disappointed in food quality. Dined with cycling friends to load up on pasta meal. Pasta was cold, sauce was sparing. Seated near back of restaurant next to meal prep. Area smelled like bleach. Very busy night at Malibu Grill but no...More

Thank stunned_one
Reviewed October 5, 2017

Called ahead. Not doing reserve rations on Fri. Arrived at 641 pm. Told it would be 45 to 60 minutes. Checked routinually. Told BS. Never did get table. At 8 pm (note time lapse) told they had issues itch 8 pm reservations. What? Told not...More

Thank Nashvillebeerguy
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We go to Malibu Grill almost every time we visit Bloomington. Their food is consistently good and there’s something for everyone.

Thank uragem2016
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We've been to Bloomington several times but this is was our first meal at Malibu Grill. We had a party of 8 with two families. The service was great. Drinks and appetizers arrived in a timely manner. All of them were eaten quickly. All the...More

Thank 4mangos
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August 15, 2015|
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Response from MissPersonality | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is pretty flat to get into, so I think it would be fairly easy to navigate. Paid parking is along the road and around the courthouse square, with cross-walk lights.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4911
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-332-4334
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