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514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408-4059
+1 812-333-2700
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“rabbit” (11 reviews)
“pomme frittes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408-4059
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been here several times for work, and while I’ve never had anything bad here, it’s never made me want to go back in my own, especially at these prices. Maybe I’d feel differently if I were more into duck or rabbit, which are popular...More

Thank cheesqueen
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for feedback about your last dining experience at The ROOST, formerly Finch's Brasserie. When a customer has a less than perfect experience, it is an opportunity to make corrections. I am always looking to help the kitchen and service professionals exceed our customers'...More

Reviewed April 19, 2018

This used to be my absolute favorite splurge place to eat, but when they rebranded as The Roost, they got rid of two of the best items on the menu: the rabbit cacciatore and the duck fat french fries (because they also got rid of...More

Thank TLM_Btown
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Finch’s has long been a favorite of mine. But when Seth Elgar (lately of NOCO) came in to help refresh the menu they really ratcheted up another notch. I admit I am kind of stuck on the Seafood Puttanesca, Rabbit Cacciatore and the three duck...More

Thank Lynn J
Reviewed February 5, 2018

Fine dining prices without the quality, atmosphere or experience. When I saw the burger was $19 I thought - "Wow NYC prices for a burger in Bloomington? This must be really good." Instead, the burger was overcooked, small and mediocre at best. At these prices...More

Thank MrWndfl
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife chose Finch’s Brasserie for this year’s birthday dinner. I made reservations not realizing that the restaurant has a second floor. When we arrived the hostess told us that it would be just a moment to seat us as our table was on the...More

Thank Jennyanndiana
Reviewed January 29, 2018

I usually eat here when visiting Bloomington, Indiana and have been remiss on reviewing this exceptional restaurant. Wonderful ambiance, food, and very personable servers. The final bill can be somewhat pricey but the old adage of you "get what you pay for" is certainly applicable...More

Thank 0-6FAO
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded January 31, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words! We enjoy having the opportunity to offer delicious local food and provide service that is warm and knowledgable. Thank you for recognizing Airen . . . she is a true professional and a pleasure to work with!...More

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Cozy and aromatic -- love the wood burning oven. Every dish is tasty and creative. The soups are always amazing and especially love the grilled salmon. And, how many places have both rabbit and lobster roll on the menu?

Thank hvonderh
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded January 13, 2018

Thank you! The wood burning oven is necessary on these cold days of January. I am so happy you enjoyed your lunch and thank you for your kind words. My best, Candace Finch

Reviewed January 4, 2018

The food and the service were good. Our table ordered a variety of things, from appetizers to dessert, that were all very tasty.

Thank steinberg6
Reviewed December 19, 2017

I recently ate lunch here with a large group. We sat in the upstairs room and had it to ourselves, which was very nice. Our server was also good considering the large group. The food was very good. My wife and I shared pizzettas, the...More

Thank DDPCruiser
Reviewed December 16, 2017

The food was very nice and well prepared. Nice atmosphere too. The service was incredibly slow though - and the restaurant was only half full. It took one hour to actually have our main meal served.

Thank hjnmwhps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408-4059 (Formerly Trulli Flatbread)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-333-2700
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