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Restaurant Tallent - CLOSED

208 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4950
+1 812-330-9801
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
11 Dec 2015
“Tallent is closing!”
15 Nov 2015
“Amazing food”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
208 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4950
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 11 December 2015

The owners of Tallent restaurant announced earlier this week that they will be closing by the end of the current year. The cited reason is the very heavy catering schedule involving their commitment to IU. Go there while you can!

3  Thank Gary H
Reviewed 16 November 2015

VERY expensive, but for a special occasion is worth it.The service was excellent and the ambiance charming. We enjoyed the food, even a very picky eater in the group.

Thank Daniel_CC9564SW
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Golly. Really enjoyed having dinner here. Didn’t have a reservation, but was driving through town and was able to slip in. I had read about the restaurant previously because it is one of only two AAA 4-Diamond restaurants in Indiana. I started with the Taglietelle...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 26 October 2015

I've been returning to Indiana University for five straight years now for various alumni responsibilities and activities, and I have long considered Restaurant Tallent as the premier upscale dining venue in Bloomington. I've dined there at least once in each of the last four years,...More

1  Thank oaktownboy_37
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

A recent IU grad recommended Restaurant Tallent; it was extraordinary! Totally unexpected in this location in a college town! The interior is contemporary, the farm to table very fresh. The chef employs an active imagination in the construction of the dishes. A foodie's delight. RT...More

Reviewed 24 October 2015

Very impressed with the quality of the food at this eatery, which is right across from the IU campus. Highly recommend the black bean burger.

Thank pesheff
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Well, another great farm-to-table restaurant. See my review for another great farm-to-table in Bloomington. Service was exceptional, and discreet as this was a business dinner. The food exceptional, very nice presentation. Not your typical dining so have an open mind. The prices may seem high...More

Thank Gregg A
Reviewed 3 October 2015

We visited this restaurant on the first night of Freshman parents weekend with our 18 year old son who appreciates fine dining. The menu was interesting and eclectic with an emphasis on farm-to-table. The wait staff were friendly and informative. The decor is upscale contemporary...More

Thank SRP36
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Four of us; two in their twenty's and two in their "dotage" enjoyed a wonderfully relaxed and delicious meal in this lovely space on Walnut St. in Bloomington, IN. I loved the look of the space, the food that was served, the price and the...More

2  Thank FLgrammy
Reviewed 24 September 2015

The food was mostly delicious, however a few items left some flavor to be desired. Service was superb though the atmosphere is quite bland.

Thank maxpfowler
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 N Walnut St, Bloomington, IN 47404-4950
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-330-9801
  • E-mail
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