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514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408
+1 812-333-2700
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Finch's is convenient to Indiana University, just down the road from Sample Gates and among the plethora of eateries on Kirkwood. In this crowd, it's middling to upscale dining with a casual atmosphere - reservations are useful. The food is innovative American with some daring...More

Thank Ignotus
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for joining us for parent's weekend, we appreciate your business AND your comprehensive review of our food, beverages, and service! We had a great weekend meeting new students to IU and their parents. Come back and visit us the next time you are...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to visit my son for parents weekend and stumbled upon Finchs. Great food and excellent service and atmosphere. We had the halibut and a few pasta dishes..all were good. I recommend this place for wine lovers as well. Peggy

Thank PeggyO1234
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you, Peggy~ We are so happy you chose Finch's to celebrate Parent's Weekend with your son. We had a fun weekend meeting all the new students and parents, come see us the next time you visit! My best, Candace Finch

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends for a weekend trip to take in the Bloomington Art Festival. Finchs is close to where the Art Festival is located and proved to be a pleasant break from the activities. Dinner was delicious with BBQ chicken, creamed corn, green bean salad...More

Thank DDaisydoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started with cocktails which were very good. Then sea scallops as appetizers, mix greens salads and roman flat bread. Our bartender and our waiter were both helpful and friendly. Great place to meet with friends or have romantic time with your significant other.

Thank TrWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend an evening out on the patio, initially for drinks and ended up staying for dinner. The weather was great so it was the perfect place to relax and enjoy a couple of drinks. They have a good selection of domestic micro-brews and imported...More

Thank SVSAbuDhabi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Finch's and it has been our best find in Bloomington. The food is amazing. Love the wood fired oven for pizza. The steaks are also great. Service is very attentive without being intrusive and Candice, the owner, comes around and checks on everyone....More

Thank boatergirl55
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so very lucky to have customers like you to share our vision of food and service with, it is a gift and we recognize that every day! Come back soon! All my best, Candace

Reviewed 19 August 2017

I am not sure why more people dont know of this place right on Kirkwood. Its outstanding! Big menu, great wine and beer list, amazing appetizers, duck wings, ratatoulle, pommes frittes and calamari! I had the duck breast big portion but I would have loved...More

Thank Misonix
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us, I am so happy you enjoyed everything! It was a beautiful weekend for patio dining, and the parents we met this weekend with move in were so much fun. Stop by again soon! ~Candace Finch

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

The most amazing fish tacos are on the menu! The cod is lightly breaded with corneal and absolutely amazing! The handmade cilantro tortillas are made by Abel, himself and coupled with a chimichurri sauce and a pineapple/habanero salsa that is beyond imagination! Finn did an...More

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is an eclectic place, which unusual offerings. I usually have pizza but the pizza is not what you would find any where else. If you are a picky eater, this is probably not for you, because you won't recognize any familiar items on the...More

Thank alandF6879AU
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

By far one of the most elegant and innovative restaurants in Bloomington. Everything on the menu is highly recommendedMore

Thank Cultures i
france799, Owner at Finch's, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you so much, we are so happy you enjoyed your time with us! We unveiled our new summer menu this weekend and we are excited to showcase what our local farmers have worked so hard for: tomatoes, corn, and berries! Thank you again for...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 32
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 E Kirkwood Ave, Bloomington, IN 47408 (Formerly Trulli Flatbread)
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-333-2700
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