A tapas restaurant and bar located in the heart of downtown Bloomington,

Reality Bites gives you the best of both worlds; great food and an exciting night out on the town. Reality Bites provides a sophisticated, fun feel in a college town, serving a large diverse menu of lunch and dinner as well as a fully stocked bar. You can come in after a long day on Friday evening and just have a drink or anytime Tuesday thru Saturday to have a hearty meal and enjoy time with friends. Reality Bites is locally owned and takes pride in satisfying our customer's needs. So come on out and get the Reality Bites Experience.

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Join us tonight and all weekend long for Local Flavors Features, bringing farm fresh local central Illinois products to your table!!


Feature 1: Cascade Free Range Chicken~1/2 chicken roasted in fresh herb marinade. Served w/parsnip puree and sauteed Swiss chard and bacon

Feature 2: Huelskoetter Stuffed Pork Chop~Two 8-10oz bone-in fresh pork chops topped w/cranberry in red wine reduction. Served w/bread stuffing and sauteed vegetables


tapas 1: Egg plant Caprese Towers~Grilled eggplant and squash, heirloom tomatoes, fresh mozzarella, and basil towers tossed in balsamic vinaigrette. Served over Prairi Erth Farm spring mix

tapas 2: Prairi Erth Beet and Ropp Cheese Salad~Prari Erth Farm roasted beets, spinach and spring mix tossed in balsamic vinaigrette w/toasted walnuts and cranberries. Finished w/Ropp Cheese and avocado

Call (309)828-1300 for your reservations today!