Many of the top restaurants in the Bloomington-Normal area can be found less than three miles from the Country Inn & Suites, several within walking distance.
Discover delicious lunch and dinner options at these restaurants near the hotel:
- Portillo's (10 miles)
When you're in the mood for Chicago-style food, look no further than Portillo's. Stop in to enjoy a sandwich piled high with tender Italian beef, a char-grilled burger or a hot dog topped with relish, chili, mustard and more.
Phone: +1 (309) 200-8086
- Cousin's Restaurant & Lounge (adjacent to hotel)
Whether you’re looking for traditional American fare like burgers, steaks and seafood, or craving tasty alternatives like a Mediterranean skewered salad or crab-stuffed ravioli primavera, Cousin’s has you covered. If you’re looking for after-hours fun, visit the lounge for drinks and try your luck in the private gaming area.
Phone: +1 (309) 821-9224
- Bob Evans (walking distance)
This casual family-friendly restaurant is situated close to the hotel, which means home-style cooking is just a few steps away. Satisfy your appetite with hearty helpings of favorites like country-fried steak, chicken pot pie and meat loaf.
Phone: +1 (309) 829-5595
- Steak 'n Shake (walking distance)
Serving a tempting menu that features juicy steakburgers, chili, fries and their famous milkshakes in a throwback diner setting, Steak ‘n Shake is a popular dining destination for locals and visitors alike.
Phone: +1 (309) 828-2222
- Cracker Barrel Old Country Store (0.5 miles)
While you’re on the road, Cracker Barrel helps you feel at home by offering comfort food favorites like chicken with dumplings, beef stew and country ham. For the full experience, be sure to ask for complimentary biscuits and cornbread before the meal, and pick up some candy in the Old Country Store on your way out.
Phone: +1 (309) 829-3155
- Swingers Grille (2 miles)
This nearby dining destination offers a sophisticated setting where you can treat yourself to savory meals inspired by seasonal flavors. Swingers also offers an award-winning wine list, which allows you to pair your meal with the perfect beverage.
Phone: +1 (309) 829-5777
- Lucca Grill (2.5 miles)
Serving plentiful meals prepared with authentic Italian recipes, this family-owned restaurant draws repeat visitors from around the country and is affectionately referred to as “the melting pot of Bloomington/Normal and McLean County.”
Phone: +1 (309) 828-7521
- Michael's Restaurant (2.5 miles)
Located in one of central Illinois’ oldest buildings, Michael’s blends Bloomington’s history with classic Italian cuisine to provide one of the area’s most elegant dining experiences.
Phone: +1 (309) 820-1330
For even more dining options near the hotel, visit the following:
Fast food restaurants within a half-mile:
- Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen