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205 W North St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761
+1 309-454-7575
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Miami Beach, Florida
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

One of my go-to places for consistently great coffee. Knowledgeable, friendly staff. You won't be disappointed!

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Thank Oliviababy2016
Minnesota
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230 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Open early morning at 6 am. Lots of choices of coffees, from regular coffee to special coffees with many variations. Also many choices of tools and muffins. We were there at 7:30am. Order either to go or to sit inside and drink coffee or eat muffins or rolls. Welcome atmosphere. Efficient processing orders.

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Thank jammerspot
Normal, Illinois
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133 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Coffee Hound's owners toiled to make this a hangout for old and young, students and dropouts, locals and visitors. Don't miss the pourovers and the cranberry orange scones. Steve, one of the owners, brings European baking skills to the mix. Enjoy!!!!!

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Thank normalwriter
Duluth, Minnesota
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I have visited this place several times, and the quality of the coffee is superb. Now I try to return whenever I am driving through southern Illinois.

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Thank mngrayjay
Danville,Il.
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283 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I don't drink any of the specialty coffee drinks.They have a wide variety and my friends enjoy them.Just hot black coffee no cream or sugar.Quality coffee doesn't need any extras.

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Thank Jeff M
Griffin, GA
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Had coffee here 2 mornings. Wife had her fancy coffee fix and I had regular coffee black. Barista put cool design on wife's latte. Breakfast items were sweet, not too healthy and delicious. Wish I had gotten the carrot cake Saturday. Not a large place typical coffee house feel.

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Thank Wayne L
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109 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you're in town on business/visiting, and staying in the central area of town, this is definitely your best bet for coffee in the area. Extensive menu, knowledgeable staff, and really good coffee drinks (drip, espresso, latte, etc). I found myself here a few times during my short trip to Bloomington. Literally right next door to both Marriott and Hyatt... More 

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Thank Mark M
Bloomington, IL
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243 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My daughter in law lives in Kentucky now but when she comes home she wants Coffee Hound vegetarian biscuits and gravy...I must admit they were really good!

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Thank Connor11_7
Kansas City, Missouri
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135 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

One of the best lattes I've had anywhere, and a really pleasant place to hang out and work. Downside: volume on the music is pretty high. I wouldn't want to try to talk with someone here.

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Thank ReadySetGox10
Burleson, Texas
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

stopped by a couple times while visiting Normal over the weekend. Great service, clean, great coffee, great tables. Great little streetside seating too. It was just a nice little place. My son liked the muffins too :)

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Thank TexRng

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Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 205 W North St, Normal, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61761
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Normal
  • Phone Number: +1 309-454-7575

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?