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Le Petit Cafe

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308 W 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47404-3912
+1 812-334-9747
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible12%
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“crepes” (5 reviews)
“beef” (5 reviews)
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308 W 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47404-3912
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We have come here ~12 times, never with a satisfactory experience. The worst meal ever was a lunch buffet with unbelievably unappetizing recycled veg and meat leftovers—beef slices literally tougher than shoe leather, two past-their-prime veg sides combined inelegantly—one old broccoli cheese of some description...More

Thank MKPBloomington_IN
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Like eating with family with 5 star food. When you walk in you see the kitchen smell the wonderful food. A limited but fabulous menu, described and served by friendly and knowledgeable people. A completely delightful experience. Makes me wish I lived nearby so we...More

Thank G8485WSanner
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined here when we visited 39 years ago when this very young couple had just started this tiny restaurant in a garage on the wrong side of the tracks, so to speak. It was wonderful with only three four main courses...More

1  Thank kawidd
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I'd been here for some great crepes at the window on Farmer's Market days, but it has taken years to actually go to the sit-down restaurant. Part of the reason for is this is because they have very limited hours, mostly just a few lunch...More

Thank cheesqueen
Reviewed 22 May 2017

On Saturday mornings from April to October the Bloomington Farmers Market opens up down the street and the B-line trail gets rather busy with people walking to and from the market. Since this restaurant has a big sliding window from the kitchen to the B-line...More

Thank SportsMoose
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This restaurant's theme is to keep the menu small, local, and fresh. For the most part, it accomplishes this. It is VERY laid back. Wine is either in a carafe, or a glass, and the choice is limited to white and red. I enjoyed the...More

1  Thank Trisha S
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My husband and I are long time area residents, yet this was our first visit to Le Petit. We have always wanted to try it, had heard good things, so when the Devour menu came out we decided to stop by. We had great service...More

Thank Melinda S
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I came all the way from Hong Kong for a day to give my wife a surprise visit on her birthday. We reserved a table for Valentine's Day in 2017. It was a USD 50 three course prix fixe dinner. The food and service were...More

Thank UtpalBhattacharya
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Le Petit Cafe has been a fixture in Bloomington for 39 years. Marina and Patrick are perfect hosts and the food is creative and dellicious. Marina is a master of all incredible sauces. Eat here!

Thank tameratheodore
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Upon entering this cozy establishment operated by a nice couple, you will believe that you are dining somewhere in Europe. Limited menu that changes daily, but you will not be disappointed.

Thank Robert W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 W 6th St, Bloomington, IN 47404-3912
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 812-334-9747
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