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Nick's English Hut
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423 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408-4023
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423 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408-4023
812 332 4040
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Dining options: Late Night
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Great lunch and service
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
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Dick C
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Gallatin, Tennessee

Three of us had lunch at Nick's today and had a great meal served to us. Our server, Heather Abbosh, was very friendly and quite knownledgeable about the food items. The Caribbean shrimp... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 41
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
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Gallatin, Tennessee
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Three of us had lunch at Nick's today and had a great meal served to us. Our server, Heather Abbosh, was very friendly and quite knownledgeable about the food items. The Caribbean shrimp soup appetizer was excellent and I recommend you try it if it is offered.

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Greenfield, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

My wife and I were looking for a good meal and chose Nick's. Both our dinners arrived within a short time after ordering and were great. The staff were keeping themselves busy seeing to the needs of their customers. No standing around going on here. Definitely worth the stop.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Love everything here! I had the calzone which was delicious. I also love the ambiance for a college town. Our server was excellent. We have been here several times and have never been disappointed. Make sure to bring ID! It's a great place to watch a basketball or football game. In walking distance of shopping. Sink the biz y'all!

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Bloomington, Indiana
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Ambiance and atmoshere is great! Service is outstanding and the food is fresh and prepared expertly! They have a full bar and an extensive range of beers! Well worth the visit for a fun time and good food and drinks!

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stopped in after an IU football game. We didn't have to wait too long, but once we got in it is not a relaxing meal. While the wait staff is very attentive, everything is rush, rush, rush. We ordered a pizza which I would recommend, "Nick's fries" while they have a reputation in Bloomington, to me, were just french fries,... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

That's about all I can say. Apart from the fact that $17 should stretch more to a burger and fries, and that $3 for a side, $6 for a half and $9 for a bucket of fries in the 'house seasoning' which I'm pretty sure is the same stuff they use at Boardwalk Fries (much better fries for money) and... More

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Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

I first visited as a student in the 1970s. Back then it was already an old standard among Bloomington traditions. Now it is an icon of mediocre fare. Yes, the original college bar environment brings back memories, but the food is immanently forgettable . . . or I should hope it is.

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Evansville, Indiana
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We've been coming to Nick's since the early 70's. On a recent return trip to Bloomington, we had to stop in again. The burgers were as good as they used to be. The pub atmosphere was great. Servers were friendly and attentive. Glad to see some things don't change!

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Nick's is a place I enjoy going back to, having spent a little time there many years ago as a student. It is truly an I.U. icon and tradition. And the food is still great, and the beer cold (and a good selection) for a college hangout. Brought back many good memories and created new ones visiting my son, the... More

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NW Indiana
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62 reviews 62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I have been visiting here for 45 years & I always stop here when in Bloomington. . The history, atmosphere, great pub food, & friendly staff make this place an Icon that is not to be missed. Seasonal outdoor eating/drinking & an extensive draught beer selection with seasonal selections. Great Stromboli's, pizzas, & hamburgers. Be part of I.U. history/tradition &... More

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Address: 423 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408-4023
Phone Number: 812 332 4040
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
Cuisine: American

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