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Malibu Grill

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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106 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404
+1 812-332-4334
12:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:00 - 22:30
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here for our anniversary dinner on a Saturday night. For the weekend they do not take reservations, but we did the 20 min call ahead. When we arrived, we were seated right away. Their complimentary bread was very good, so we used that as our appetizer. My wife and I both got their Alpine Chicken.... More 

Thank loveoutdoors23
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I ate here on a Friday night. There was a short wait. To me, a wait means it must be good. It was definitely good! Our waiter was great. He was prompt and checked back often. I got the New York strip with shrimp and it was cooked perfectly. We ordered one dessert to share between 3... More 

Thank rehawk
Bloomington, Indiana
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20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just returned from another visit to Malibu Grill and, as usual, it does not disappoint.The menu ranges from meat and fish entrees to pasta dishes, pizza, and entree salads. Dinner includes bread with marinara sauce. The food is well-prepared and I can't recall ever being served a mediocre dish. I had one of my favorites this evening--sausage lasagna. The... More 

Thank LeeF301
Dallas, Georgia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed an outstanding meal in a warm and pleasant environment. The service was spot on and the menu offered a wide variety of choices.

Thank lmgillis
Bloomington, Indiana
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The Malibu Grill has quickly become a family favorite for special events and just hanging out on a weekend night. Service has always been great. Food is excellent. If you are looking for a quality meal with great service on the square, this is definitely the place to go.

Thank Nukwaste
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Drinks were very good. Ordered New York Strip. Cooked well. More fat on meat then I prefer. But provided a great flavor. Enjoyable visit. Will return.

Thank aacuff123
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68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

First let me say that they have a lot of vegetarian options, which I really appreciate. That said, the execution could be improved. They restaurant is tropical themed, why I don't know because that's not the food genre, but ok. Many at the table got steak and there was some unfortunate hair in a couple of dishes, but new plates... More 

Thank Einmichigan
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188 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Sunday night dinner after basketball game. Busy but not packed. Good service and clean. Parking no problem this night. Other nights parking might be tough. Food was good. Hot. Good size portions. We had sandwiches and several people with dinner plates with chicken. Salmon and veggies. We will return. Nice dinner. Priced reasonable.

Thank Rick47172
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Many of the staff are students at the local university, Indiana University. I haven't been here in years and we were not disappointed. We were seated and served quickly. We shared an entrée and dessert. The marinated pork chops were delicious. Serving size was appropriate. In fact, we had a little bit to take home. Numerous desserts were available. We... More 

Thank jillmill38
Jasper, Indiana
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135 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Good food, but not great for the price. I had the Alpine Chicken, which was good. My wife has a pizza, which was also good. But just thought the price was high for the quality and quantity.

Thank armstrongca

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-332-4334

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?