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Here’s where to find Bloomington’s best dining deals


With a limited budget as a college student, it may feel taxing to indulge in Bloomington’s rich food scene. However, it doesn’t have to be.  

Here is a daily breakdown of deals at Bloomington restaurants that are bound to make you rethink your lunch and dinner plans.  


Goodfella’s Pizzeria – Goodfella’s offers 50% off the price of 12-inch pizzas or larger.  

BuffaLouie’s – When you order at least 10 traditional wings at BuffaLouie’s, pay a discounted price of 0.89 cents per wing.  

DeAngelo's Italian Creole Restaurant – DeAngelo's serves up a buy-one-get-one free promotion for pizzas and calzones on Mondays. 

Ami – Dine in at Ami on Mondays to redeem 15% off sashimi rice and bibimpap.   

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La Una – Celebrate taco Tuesday with La Una and their $2 tacos. 

BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse – Satisfy a sweet treat craving with $5 Pizookies at BJs on Tuesdays.  

BuffaLouie’s – Stop by BuffaLouie’s anytime Tuesday to receive $2 off their entrée salads. 

Mother Bear’s Pizza – With the purchase of a beverage, customers can get a 10-inch pizza for $8.75 at Mother Bear’s.  

Ami – All customers dining in at Ami on Tuesday can receive 15% off the chef’s special roll and maki rolls.  

Social Cantina – Enjoy $1 off all tacos at Social Cantina on Tuesdays.  


Osteria Ragu – Pair your Italian meal with a half-off bottle of wine at Osteria Ragu.  

Ami – Ami offers 15% off noodles anytime Wednesday when dining in.  

BuffaLouie’s – Enjoy $2 off sub sandwiches at BuffaLouie’s all-day Wednesday. 

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Café Pizzeria – Grub on a half-sandwich with a side and a drink for $11.95 from 11a.m. to 2p.m. 

Ami – All customers who dine in at Ami can get 15% off Donburi on Thursdays.  

BuffaLouie’s –Save $2 on a burger at BuffaLouie’s all-day Thursdays.  


BuffaLouie’s – Receive $2 off fish sandwiches or fish and chips on Fridays.  

Café Pizzeria – From 11a.m. to 2p.m., order a one topping seven-inch pizza with a side and drink for $11.95.  

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DeAngelo's Italian Creole Restaurant  – Stuff your face with all you can eat spaghetti and meatballs at DeAngelo's for $12.  

Crazy Horse – Share mimosas with your table for $16.   

Deals that run Monday-Friday

Lennie’s Brewpub – During lunch hours, pick two of three options: soup, salad or a slice of pizza for $10.25. 

Goodfella’s Pizzeria – Get a slice of pizza, side and drink from 11am- to 3pm for $9 at Goodfella’s. 

India Garden Restaurant – Drop by India Garden from 11am to 2:30pm to try authentic Indian meals in a buffet style for only $11.99.  

Dagwoods Deli Sub Shop – Order half a sandwich and soup anytime for $8.09 at Dagwoods.  

Fat Dan’s Deli – Customers can get their East Coast Sub or Cubano with a side of chips for lunch for $12.  

Mr. Tokyo – Pair teriyaki chicken and one roll of sushi at Mr. Tokyo for $9.99. 

Z & C Teriyaki – Select any two sushi rolls at Z & C Teriyaki for $9.75. 

Chow Bar – Indulge in a Chinese lunch buffet from 11am to 3pm for $12.95.  


You’re welcome, Hoosiers! Enjoy the Bloomington food scene on a budget! 


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