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Runcible Spoon Cafe and Restaurant

412 E 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47408-4018
+1 812-334-3997
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
412 E 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47408-4018
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Reviewed yesterday

They do not have a great selection, but among the things they do have, a lot are tasty. The price is right as well. A Sunday brunch at the Runcible Spoon, with their choice of omelets and great coffee, is a nice experience.

Thank Ruczaj
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Runcible Spoon is a small restaurant tucked in an old house at the gates of Indiana University campus. It’s been in business for well over 35 years and, in a college town where there are almost more restaurants than students, I believe that their...More

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Guaranteed, this place will put a smile on your face. Tattoos, glitter, gypsy attire and bling are standard attire for the staff. Oh, and the food is exceptional. We were fortunate to find nearby parking and an empty table (no waiting), rare for a Saturday...More

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat outside mid-morning for breakfast with our puppy at our feet. Tasty blood mary's and breakfast combos enjoyed by all. Beautiful flowers throughout and a tranquil setting provide for a relaxing breakfast !

Thank massimoo1
Reviewed 13 May 2018

We stayed in Bloomington for two day and went to this place twice. Excellent outside seating, good service, generous and tasty food. High quality smoked salmon, eggs in a hundred variations, about a dozen different coffees, and everything just perfect. Highly recommend. The outside space...More

Thank comfytravel
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We went for a late breakfast on a rainy Saturday morning. Had to wait about 30 mins since they are so popular. The lady at the front desk on the hotel said we had to try it for breakfast while we were in town. Best...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I truly enjoy the service and the tea. They have good hot sandwiches and soups. Great place for students and grown ups. Comfort!

Thank umalulu
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

I am a sucker for corned beef hash or a good Ruben but this hash was amazing! It was so tinder and flavorful. The biscuits and gravy was good and the omelette was very filling according to my guest. I would love to come back...More

Thank Logan s
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Cute restaurant in a converted bungalow. Fast and friendly service. Average to good food. Our biggest complaint was that the tables were SO close together that it was painfully awkward. The middle aged couple sitting next to us were meeting for the first time after...More

Thank cljcullen
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The Runcible Spoon is a Bloomington bulwark of quirky, high quality dining. Went here for Valentine's Day--the chocolate cake did NOT disappoint! We also had their spinach, feta, and mushroom quesadillas, gypsy chicken, and pan seared salmon, all of which were well-cooked and flavored. The...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 412 E 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47408-4018
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-334-3997
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