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Scholar's Inn Bakehouse

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Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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125 N College Ave, Bloomington, IN 47404-3947
812-331-6029
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7:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch

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  • 19
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty breakfasts

Went here with family and friends one morning. Cozy, casual atmosphere with well priced and pretty good breakfast. Lots of options, so there was something for everyone. Nice location downtown, so you can walk around afterwards once the stores open.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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88 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Went here with family and friends one morning. Cozy, casual atmosphere with well priced and pretty good breakfast. Lots of options, so there was something for everyone. Nice location downtown, so you can walk around afterwards once the stores open.

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Great place for breakfast or lunch. The food is tasty and felt home cooked. The espresso-related coffee drinks are made well.

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

Two locations - one downtown and one by College Mall. Both easily reached by bus. Lot with free parking at College Mall location. Eat in or take out. Tasty coffee shop American staples. We love to treat ourselves to breakfast there.

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This place was absolutely delicious. My mother was slightly disappointed in the cranberry turkey sandwich but loved her cream of spinach and mushroom soup. I had the best macaroni and cheese and we ended with a delicious, beautiful carrot cake cupcake. Absolutely will come again!

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Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Sometimes Bloomington restaurants stay open because they're trendy and famous, not because they're good. We waited 25 minutes for mediocre breakfast. Food was average at best, no one was friendly, they forgot part of the order, I had to get up and go to the counter to resolve the problem. You have to clean up after yourself and I never... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Ran in here for a quick breakfast and coffee. You order at the counter and they bring the food to your table or you can get to go. To-Go took a little longer than expected but the Sausage sandwich was great and the coffee was hot!

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Bloomington, Indiana
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Scholars is consistently excellent and the staff is wonderful! They always go out of their way to make our evening special!

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Rigby, Idaho, United States
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Spent our anniversary supper here. Good food. Loved the steaks and the salads. The desert was divine. Good service too and the atmosphere was very romantic.

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35 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Advantages:1. They have the best chocolate cake in town! The cake icing is made of pure dark chocolate and the layers are soft and juicy. 2. It is a perfect place for studying due to modern design, little noise, and large windows. 3. Staff is nice. Disadvantages: no real food dishes.

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Chesterton, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Mediocre. Nothing to right home about. Sandwiches-more bread than flavor. Tomato basil soup was more like a very thick pasta sauce. No service with a smile.

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Additional Information about Scholar's Inn Bakehouse

Address: 125 N College Ave, Bloomington, IN 47404-3947
Phone Number: 812-331-6029
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 125 N College Ave, Bloomington, IN 47404-3947
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: 812-331-6029

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sandwiches, Delicatessen
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 9:00 pm

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