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1413 Leslie Dr, Unit #2, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-5404
+1 309-262-2270
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lobster roll” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Contemporary
€€ - €€€
1413 Leslie Dr, Unit #2, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-5404
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun. Good food. Good chips. Reasonable prices on large variety of beers. Staff is friendly and helpful.

Thank Douglas D
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Braize is the perfect example of why you look for good food outside of the standard corporate restaurant fare. This is a really unique menu that will surprise and make you say "wow"! I recommend the Rasta for an amazing Jamaican treat or the Lobster...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Simply aBraiZing! Lobster roll filled with nothing but delicious lobster & sweet potato chips. They have nailed it! The amount of lobster in it was insane, at least a tail, if not more. Delicious to the very last special bite. I can't believe we have...More

Thank CsHartt
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I haven't had anything I did not love to eat here. The only complaint I would have is they have some really popular dishes and those run out. Call ahead to check if your heart is set on something!

Thank harlos5
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The bartender, Tina was so friendly and fast! Had a hard time deciding on a sandwich because everything looked good. The Goonies were tasty and the Cosmo was perfect! Will be back.

Thank iljls
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We got to enjoy the beautiful weather outside and had an incredible lunch. We started with an appetizer of lobster Rangoon which was fantastic! Then we split a Buffalo Chicken Braizeto which is outstanding. Love the concept of the French bread. Menu is limited but...More

1  Thank Julie J
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Since this was located in the motel where we were staying, and the motel was excellent we decided to try this for supper. Should have gone elsewhere. Menu said Senior discount. We did not get one. Service was good. Did not really care for the...More

Thank 376lucienv
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This was a great lunch. Wife had the pulled pork sandwich. I had the Italian beef. Both excellent. Wife had regular fries. Excellent. I had the potato salad. Very tasty. Good service. We’ll come here again!

1  Thank DoubleEagleDave
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Had the shrimp po-boy and some apps Sprouts and Goonies recommended. Was so busy eating, forgot to take pictures. Service was very fast and waiter personable. Great job.

1  Thank peterterzian
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We'd been past Braize several times on our way home from Bloomington and finally stopped for dinner. They have what they call a Braizitto. Half loaf of hollowed out French Bread filled with your choice of about 9 different fillings. My wife had the beef...More

1  Thank DukelyFlukely
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1413 Leslie Dr, Unit #2, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-5404
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-262-2270
  • E-mail
At BraiZe our mission is to serve only the freshest ingredients at reasonable prices. We have a small menu with big tastes and take pride in making our menu items with fresh ingredients. We offer a full menu from 11am - 9:00pm Tuesday thru Sunday and bar is open after 9pm. BraiZe also specializes in catering, offering fully customizable dishes to suit your any occasion. Give us a call or stop in and experience BraiZe!
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