The bar is always loud. Very hard place to meet up for drinks with friends. Live music? No thank you. The drinks are good. The food is consistently mediocre. Just a Bloomington hotspot and for no other reason than it's typical.
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Malibu is a very classy and jazzy restaurant. Their cocktail selection is top notch, with the Derby and Mojito being my top favorites. I have had nothing but delicious entrees, anywhere from Seared Ahi Tuna to Chicken Oscar. Their pizzas and burgers are amazing too!
My favorite place in Bloomington for a business meal or casual evening. The food is always good and the service is top notch. I took business associates this particular day and they all enjoyed their meals. Had a great meeting and our server was very...More
Father's Day dinner. Ordered pork chop, salmon, and crispy chicken salad. Broccoli was the entree side dish which was cooked perfectly. All dinners delicious. Ordered Mer Soleil chardonnay which was $12 but very good. Nice restaurant atmosphere and service. Definite recommend.
Very friendly service, staff knows the menu well and does a great job to customize it to the specific needs. Atmosphere on street patio hands-down beats any European street cafe. Favorite dish: tuna sushi appetizer.
We ate here for a business dinner. The service was courteous and fast. The wine selection was very good, we enjoyed a great Pinot Noir. Our steaks were also cooked perfectly and the speed of the service was also perfect, not so fast that we...More
My co-worker and I shared four appetizer plates - and each was just perfect. We had the seared tuna, the steak sliders, scallops, and mahi tacos. The moscow mules were consistent between pours and ice cold. Comfortable outdoor seating and super friendly staff round out...More
The Malibu is a great place for IU alums and visitors to eat. Go see Nick at the bar, he's a hoot, IU grad student, he's been at Malibu since he was an undergrad and knows his stuff. The drinks are excellent and there is...More
Had the New York Strip steak w/ broccoli and grilled veggies. The steak was very good and cooked perfectly. The sides were just as delicious! The wait was short even though it was a Friday night and they were packed. Overall, it was a great...More