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Alchemy - CLOSED

254 North Walnut, Bloomington, IN 47404
+1 812-333-5656
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
11 Mar 2015
“one less place to eat”
10 Apr 2013
“Give it a try!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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254 North Walnut, Bloomington, IN 47404
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Sorry to report that Alchemy has closed.but you can enjoy great food at 56 degree on the east side, same owner and great place to relax.

1  Thank Conquistador54
Reviewed 11 April 2013

So, everyone says the same thing about Alchemy, "I've wanted to try it but it's always empty and looks posh for Chinese restaurant so it's probably expensive." My advice is give it a try for sure. It is always empty and I'm worried it won't...More

Thank loves007
Reviewed 30 March 2013

General's Chicken, Sweet and sour soup and and crab rangoons and all above average. Teh atmosphere is upscale with while tablecloths and silverware. Rarely crowded but service is reliable. Nice bar area..

Thank sonofMax
Reviewed 3 October 2012

I had lunch the other day at the Alchemy, a recently opened restaurant in downtown Bloomington. The place is spacious,and attractive and tables well set. At the time the restaurant was quite empty, so that the service was excellent. The food was Chinese and very...More

Thank Wolfe
Reviewed 23 September 2012

With all of the vegetarian options on the menu, I really wanted to like this place. However, the food was very standard Chinese restaurant fare at best. The service was painfully slow. Only one server at 12:30 on a Sunday afternoon. She didn't know the...More

Thank X24Gee
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We were in the mood for Chinese food and Bloomington has never had great options. It's a nice place near the Bluebird with a pretty bar and interesting art. Menu is large and waitress had a cheat-sheet to answer our questions. Everything just took WAAAAY...More

1  Thank Opinionista_10
Reviewed 25 August 2012

my experience was a very relaxing and impressive dining experience. my family was seated with a great veiw of downtown and our server knew a lot about the menu and wines. a bit of a wait but patience made for an incredible meal. i love...More

1  Thank selma r
Reviewed 29 June 2012

This place isn't nearly as good as its decor. The food was almost gross and unedible.

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 28 May 2012

A heaven-sent change from the usual all-you-can eat, one-sauce-fits-all so-called Chinese buffets that are so common (in more than one sense), the dining at Alchemy is refined and elegant. Some of the dishes are excellent, and not to be found elsewhere (like the steamed fish),...More

2  Thank so-sojourner
Reviewed 11 May 2012

Alchemy is a fairly new chinese food restaurant downtown Bloomington. It's in a beautiful space with a nice bar. I have been a few times and the food is absolutely delicious. The problem isn't the food, it's the service. They had some problems when they...More

Thank dennisfan
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  • Address: 254 North Walnut, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-333-5656
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