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203 W North St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL
11:00 - 21:00
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Love the gyros and Italian beef. Great little place in a historic building. Nice for a quick dinner.

Thank Seth B
Bloomington, Illinois
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

If you like Greek food , this is it!!! Their salads "The Rock" salad is wonderful and the meat with terrific. YOu must get Baklava for dessert as their is better than anyone elses in Bloomington/Normal.

1 Thank mewylie72017
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Practically every time we visit our grandchildren in Bloomington we plan a stop at The Rock. I always order the Super Gyro while my wife typically gets the tenderloin. The fries are excellent. And the service is fast which is important when trying to corral a couple of grandchildren.

Thank Ken T
Bloomington, Illinois
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Went in during lunch. Had buffalo chicken sandwich + pita w hummus+ falafal. Out was awesome. Definitely going back for more.

Thank onecrazygroup
Davenport, IA
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Tasty gyros and enough other options to make all four teenagers happy. Fast service, affordable prices, trendy/rustic interior, and clean bathrooms!

1 Thank thimdog
Champaign, Illinois, United States
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the gyro and baklava, unfortunately we missed them calling our number when our food was ready, so the wait was longer than is probably normal.

Thank Marti P
Normal, Illinois
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The Rock expanded into the adjacent space which was a much needed move. It is usually very crowded during the school season as it attracts both ISU students & working stiffs. It doesn't open until 11 a.m. The Greek food, gyros & salad is very good, but they also have a variety of sandwiches in good breads. Try the french... More 

Thank laurel k
Bloomington, Illinois
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Best Mediterian restaurant in town, they have best falafel here. Liked the location, interior. Not a lot people know this place(or may be it just me since they don't advertise much)

1 Thank modi2016
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Ate at The Rock based on great reviews and a chic website. The food was below average. I was expecting a fancy Mediterranean restaurant. Instead it is more like "high-end fast food." You order food at a counter and then you are called when your food is ready. The hummus was flavorless and had larger chunks of chickpea. The falafel... More 

Thank Yari J
Schaumburg, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The gyros were good (the tzatziki sauce could've had more flavor) and the baklava was okay but would've been better with a stronger flavor.

Thank jrsjason

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Mediterranean, Greek
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 W North St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Normal
  • Phone Number: 3094514976
The coupon book has quite a few places you don't list. The Rock is the only one I've ever been to.

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