At Baxter’s, we are pleased to offer Bloomington-Normal with a new and exciting dining experience. Here you will enjoy delicious American Cuisine in a contemporary and casual setting that is perfect for any occasion. Come in to Baxter's Bar for an exotic glass of wine or to watch your favorite game on one of our six high definition flat screens.
Baxters American Grille now offers a new menu that boasts a variety of signature dishes that you can't get find anywhere else. Our new concept provides a unique variety of Steaks, Seafood and Chops accompanied with a new Chef and Management Staff. We have also introduced a new lunch menu that offers over 10 specialty sandwiches and a lunch on the fly menu that is prepared in 15 minutes. Whether you stop in for one of our new signature martinis or to dine in our upscale open kitchen concept, Baxters is the destination for your evening out!
Our private dining rooms are perfect for intimate dinners, business presentations, rehearsal dinners and more.
Baxter’s is located on the east side of Bloomington directly across from Central Illinois Regional Airport.
Credit Cards Accepted:
MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club, Discover
Featured Items: Steaks, Seafood and Chops. Additionally pizzas, salads, soups, and sandwiches.
Max Number of People for an Event:
Less than 1 mile
Nearest Overnight Accommodations:
Less than 1 mile
Nearest Public Transportation:
Less than 1 mile
Number of Event/Function Spaces:
Large dining room, Private Dining/Banquet area, spacious patio with water feature and and evening torches, bar and lounge area. On-site Accomodations at the Holiday Inn and Suites-Airport.
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