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Jim's Steak House

2307 E Washington St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-4407
+1 309-663-4142
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (106 reviews)
“baked potato” (15 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
2307 E Washington St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-4407
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoy a good steak. New to the area, we were excited about an old fashioned, locally owned steak house. So when some old friends were passing through we decided to treat them to a nice steak. Upon entering, their was a musty odor. The...More

Thank Kirk N
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Brittany salad dressing is quite tasty. Steak kabobs tender and very adequate portion size. Quite accommodating and professional service. Extensive menu selections. Pricey but worth the ambiance, and service/quality of food. Mashed potatoes for a side dish option are from real mashed potatoes, not...More

Thank Peach58731
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We don't usually get steaks this tasty where I come from. The large ribeye was cooked to perfection and flavor was conspicuously awesome. Tender, juicy, amazing. There may be little things to quibble about here and there but who cares, this is the steak I...More

Thank Lowcountry-Kid
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Ate here tonight for the first time in several years, and don't EVER need to go back! Two of us ordered cedar planked salmon (so called specialty), and both were raw in the center. Not even sushi grade. One ordered ribeye medium, no pink anywhere...More

Thank primdl
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Why travel to Indy to St. Elmo's when you can get a steak that good for less cost. But the Salad with the house dressing the Britany will have you back for more. The osyeter Rockefeller is amazing. The drinks and wine lists are complete....More

Thank Martha K
Reviewed 29 May 2018

With the name Steakhouse, if you don't serve the best steak you will not last long. Jim's is the real deal. The finest aged cuts of meat are served. Cooked to perfection. And the sides........ OMG ........ My friends and I finished our glorious meal...More

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We recently visited Jim's steak house for lunch. We had the Italian beef sandwich along with home made potato chips, a cup of chicken noodle soup and ice tea. We had a very pleasant server and the bill came to a little over thirteen dollars...More

Thank dickemail
Reviewed 7 April 2018

With a varied menu, a very nice atmosphere and our waitress who was funny yet discreet, we had quite a pleasant evening with our work team, to commemorate the departure of two colleagues. The appetizers and the entrees were beautifully presented , and according to...More

Thank Michel P
Reviewed 4 April 2018

The marinated sirloin was easily the best steak I have ever had. I often dream about that steak. Incredibly expensive, but man oh man was that steak phenomenal

Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Simply put,one of the best meals I’ve ever had. Filet was amazing and so was lobster mac. Had appetizer plate with oysters,huge shrimp,mushrooms and few other items. Awesome. This place never lets you down. Service and food are top notch

Thank RW1963
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Response from Suzanne35691 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and I recommend you make one.
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Response from JT P | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual to dressy you won't feel out of place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2307 E Washington St, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-4407
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-663-4142
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