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Nick's English Hut

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423 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408-4023
812 332 4040
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Neat atmosphere right on Kirkwood

We were looking for a pizza place very close to campus as we walked along Kirkwood. Nick's has a wonderful old feel to it. It has a lot of IU history on the walls. The food was really good and there was plenty to choose from...not just pizza. We were there in the summer on a weekend, so there... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Avon, Ohio
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Avon, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We were looking for a pizza place very close to campus as we walked along Kirkwood. Nick's has a wonderful old feel to it. It has a lot of IU history on the walls. The food was really good and there was plenty to choose from...not just pizza. We were there in the summer on a weekend, so there were... More 

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Williamstown, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

While on a visit to Bloomington we got a recommendation to eat at Nick's. While small, there are a lot of tables here to pack everyone in. We sat in the back for lunch. This is an older place, looks like several additions to the original building. All of the Indiana Univ. memorabilia is interesting to see. The homemade vegetable... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Its the perfect place to grab a drink with some friends and watch an IU basketball game. The Hoosier Room is has a large circle bar and is covered in IU and Bloomington paraphernalia. Superb atmosphere. Also if you're feeling daring, play their signature game of Sink the Bizz.

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Nick's has been around forever, and always draws a huge crown on game days. However, lunch is (to me) the main attraction. Staples are the strombolis, which are unique here; very worth trying. Also the breaded (pork) tenderloin sandwich. There are daily specials, including grilled port tenderloin sandwiches, gumbo, fish tacos, and all are excellent. Indeed, Nick's has some of... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Have lived on the west coast for most of my life and eat fish a LOT but have never had as generous a portion of such a delicious salmon sandwich - ever! Enjoyed the outdoor seating in the summer and appreciated the bowl of water for our dogs served when our own people drinks arrived. Delicious pub grub!

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River Edge, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We stopped in at Nick's English Hut for a late night gathering around midnight. The place was hopping, and it seems everyone was having a great time. Friendly bunch of people! Casual food, finger food, appetizers and a great sampling of brews as well as the hard stuff. Not far from campus, walking distance.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

A friend once told us, you know it’s a good place if the waitress calls you “Hon.” Nick’s fame is well-earned. We knew my husband’s cheeseburger and bowl of chili would be great (fond memories from college days), but I was surprised to be served a salad worthy of the fanciest place in town. Lots of fresh, chilled spring greens... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

This place has been here forever and everyone loves it. Sure their pizza, beer, and Stromboli's are good, but the specials we had last night were very good. The fish tacos had fresh ingredients and used grilled fish - very tasty. The brisket Panini sounds odd at first, but man this was good. Watch out the place is very cramped... More 

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Fort Wayne, IN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Stopped here for lunch with our IUB student daughter. Service was very good. The food - we had burgers - were excellent! You could have them any way you wanted them - they are made from local beef and you can tell the difference. We stopped in later in the day to enjoy a local craft beer at the bar,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Visited Nicks on a Friday Night with a party of 15 for a family get together. No reservation. We were told there was no tables available for that size party, but we could wait until enough people left to get our party seated. We waited approx. 1 hour to get seated, but they did get us at one table. The... More 

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Additional Information about Nick's English Hut

Address: 423 East Kirkwood Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408-4023
Phone Number: 812 332 4040
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: American, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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