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Sweet Grass Restaurant

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405 W Patterson Dr, Bloomington, IN 47403-4831
812 333-1043
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Homosassa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Visiting Bloomington and staying in a bed and breakfast, our host and hostess invited us to join them for dinner; and we ended up at Sweet Grass and had a very nice dinner.

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Thank Charles H
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

This place USED to be fantastic. I always get the grilled catfish tacos and either a garden salad or soup of the day. Since new owners took over, the food and service have been on the decline. Food quality is inconsistent, sometimes it's good, sometimes the catfish has been burned to a crisp. Unfortunately, my most recent trip will likely... More 

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Thank Jennifer W
Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Sweet Grass has decently good food, although the prices were a little high. We were with a group of 12 and service was quick and efficient. They don't take reservations, which I found odd, but had no trouble seating us. I had the Seabrooke salad with grilled chicken, which was very good. Everyone seemed happy with their food.

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Thank kristinn871
Bloomington, Indiana
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

I live in Bloomington, and I won't eat here ever again. On two different occasions my chicken was very undercooked (raw). They took the food, heated it some more and brought it back. No apologies. Full price. Never again.

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Thank jwrasse
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic. My wife had the Roasted Tomato Soup and loved it. I had the Fried Green Tomato BLT. I had them add their homemade pimento cheese. Great sandwich.

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Thank Ken M
Bloomington, Indiana
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

I used to LOVE the food here. The pimento burger was the best burger I've ever had in my life. No joke. Fried grit cake was great too. Their southern menu was just so unique and their food was fantastic. However they changed ownership a few months ago. A young woman whose family owns a (Chinese) restaurant in China now... More 

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Thank hoosierdaddy500
Bloomington, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Food was very good. I had a breaded tenderloin sandwich. My companion has a bacon burger, with mushrooms. The portions are large and tasty. Lunch with tip was $40.00, no alcohol was involved, which is way I thought it was pricey. There is no ceiling so noise level when busy it a loud setting. I think this is a good... More 

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Thank michaellC7416AZ
Bloomington, Indiana
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

The menu has a very southern feel with fried green tomatoes as an appetizer, lots of burger and sandwich options and yummy house made chips and ranch dressing. Seriously the best ranch dressing I've had! A little pricey, but so worth it. We were not disappointed with anything we ordered!

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Thank elz60338
Bloomington, Indiana
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

This was at one time one of our favorites... The last few times we visited we left disappointed. Tonight I received a wilted salad with lots of wilted greens, dry tasteless chicken, and a whole lot of nothing else! Disappointed, not sure we will return. New owners running it into the ground. Sad... :-(

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Thank Rebecca I
Kokomo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Whoever the manager was last night, I hope they are not still working there. There was a big problem, but none of the guests were told the truth. The poor waitress had to deal with the entire situation and could only offer "the kitchen is backed up". We waited 2 hours for a tiny portion of mac and cheese, a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 W Patterson Dr, Bloomington, IN 47403-4831
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: 812 333-1043
Description
The new place for slow food in Bloomington. Gastro Pub. Carolina- Inspired American Cuisine. Fried Green Tomatoes, Shrimp Po' Boy, Real Pimento Cheese, Shrimp and Grit cakes, Brined Roast Pork Loin, Prime Steaks- all made IN-HOUSE - and a fried twinkie for dessert. Open for lunch Tue. thru Fri. and Sun. 11 am to 3pm ---- open for dinner Tue. Thru Sun. 5 pm to 9 pm [till 10 pm Sat and Sun.]

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