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Baxter's American Grill
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Ranked #3 of 258 Restaurants in Bloomington
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $45
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Haeffle Drive
Transit: Conveniently located on the Teal "J" line. Cab service is approximately $5 from downtown Bloomington. Arriving guests from the Central Illinois Regional Airport can simply contact the our adjoining hotel (Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites)for a complimentary ride to the restaurant.
Description: Experience the contemporary decor, freshly made entrees from our professional chef and exceptional service. The restaurant offers seating for groups from 1- 80. Our outdoor patio is perfect for the summer evenings and our lounge is an exciting setting to view your favorite sports game with friends. Menu includes: Cedar Plank Salmon, Filet Mignon, Ribeye, Red Snapper, BBQ Ribs, Homemade Soups, Fresh Salads, and many other choices. Come in and experience Baxter's...casual atmosphere, quality food at reasonable prices. Our concept includes a variety of seafood, chops and steaks and is also a family friendly environment.
Reviewed September 5, 2011

From the modern and upscale decor to the fabulous food choices and presentation, this place is one of the best "fine dining" experiences in Bloomington-Normal. We often forget about it because it's not on the "main" roads, but more towards the airport. However, when we go, we are never disappointed and truly have enjoyed every meal there. The ambiance is great! I've been for business lunches, date nights with the hubby, and even in the private banquet room for wedding rehearsal dinners.

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Reviewed March 12, 2011

With the name change to Baxter's, this restaurant has put it's act together. When it opened, the food was just okay and the service slow. Now, the food was great with very pleasant and timely service. As a result, the crowds have really picked up, and on weekends, there can be a wait for a table without rez. It is located next to the Holiday Inn/Suites at the east terminal access drive for the Central Illinois Regional Airport, Bloomington.

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