Buy Local in Bloomington-Normal

In these unprecedented times, WBNQ wants to remind you it is more important than ever to support our local Bloomington-Normal Businesses. We want to do our part in helping local restaurants and businesses reach customers in these difficult times.

Scroll down (below the form) to see what businesses are still operating, restaurants doing delivery and carry-out, and others offering special opportunities.

Do you own a business and want it added to our list? Fill out the form below! Our team will review and add it to this list. If you have any issues with the form or have questions, email dana.bell@cumulus.com.

Annie’s Eats Carryout and Catering – 606 N Clinton St. in Bloomington – 309-824-0803 – Open Tue – Sat for the hours of 11am – 7pm for Carry-out, curbside pick-up and delivery to Bloomington-Normal, Hudson, Shirley, and Downs.

Aroma Indian Restaurant – Where can you find one thousand flavors all in one place? Aroma India! Order carryout or free delivery and enjoy all your Aroma India favorites at home, like Chicken Tikka Masala and Butter Chicken! Carryout is available or enjoys free delivery. See their full menu at their website HERE.

Ashley HomeStore of Central Illinois – 1500 East Empire Street (Empire Crossing) in Bloomington – Customer Service Hours: M-F 8am-4pm (217) 29-8015. Curbside Delivery Service ONLY: Tues-Sat

Avanti’s – Both Bloomington and Normal locations are offering Carry-Out, Delivery, and Curbside Pick-Up.

Baab Service Co., LLC – 2247 Springfield Rd. in Bloomington – 309-829-9455 – Open Monday thru Friday, 7:30am – 4:30pm

Birth Center of Bloomington-Normal – 6 Westport Ct. in Bloomington – 309-722-4020 – Open for prenatal care, birthing and postpartum care in relaxing, well environment.

Bloomington-Normal Spine Clinic – 2405 General Electric Rd. Suite 3 in Bloomington – 309-661-2725 – Chiropractic Care only during this time. MWThF: 8-12:45, 2:45-6, Tu: 12:30-6

Bloomington Meats – 2401 S. Bunn St. in Bloomington – 309-828-9731 – BEST MEAT on Bunn Street! OPEN DAILY: Monday 8am-5pm, Tuesday 8am-5pm, Wednesday 8am-6pm, Thursday 8am-6pm, Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 8am-4pm, Sunday 11am-3pm

Bratcher Heating & Air – Bratcher is working hard to keep your home safe and comfortable. With policies in place to protect you and their employees, they are always available to take care of your comfort or indoor air quality needs.

Canine Classic Spa and Resort – 2405 Springfield Rd in Bloomington – 309-829-5023 – Open Mon-Friday 6:30 – 6. Sat. 9-noon. Sun, 10-11. Boarding, grooming and Daycare up and running. Curbside service available upon request.

Central Supply Company – 501 N. Prairie St. in Bloomington – 309-828-5081 – 8:30-4:30 M-F Cleaning Supplies, Disinfectant, Hand Sanitizer and Disposable Masks

Chestnut Health Systems – 1003 Martin Luther King Dr. in Bloomington – 309-827-6026 – Social distancing doesn’t mean facing life’s challenges alone. If you’re stressed and need someone to talk to, need help with substance use or financial problems, or need to see a doctor, they’re here. For everyone’s safety, care is available by phone and video.

Coffee Hound Cafe – 407 N Main St. in Bloomington – 309-827-7575 – and at 205 W North St. in Normal – 309-454-7575 – Offering delivery, curbside and pick-up, weekdays 6:30am-2:00pm, weekends 8:00am-2:00pm

College Hills Meat Shop – 1522 East College Ave. in Normal – 309-452-2222 – Normal Hours are Mon-Sat 8-7 and Sun 9-6, but hours may vary due to COVID19. Stay updated via their Facebook page HERE.

Dance Factory Inc – 3 Towanda Service Rd. in Bloomington – 309-662-8840 – dance.factory@frontier.com – During this closure period they are offering online classes, Facebook challenges, one to one Zoom classes. They are staying connected to our clients current and past a priority!

Denny’s Doughnuts & Bakery – They are still open to carrying out and will offer FREE delivery in Bloomington-Normal for 1 dozen donuts or more. Denny’s Doughnuts and Bakery is a SWEET local tradition with the best donuts, cakes, cupcakes and cookies. Come in to order or call ahead and they will bring it out to your car.

Destihl Brewery – The BeerHall is currently CLOSED, but you can still order from the Destihl Restaurant in Normal for delivery through DoorDash and carry-out of food and beer.

DH Pace Garage Doors – 419 Bronco Dr in Bloomington – 309-829-3667 – They remain open for 24/7 service of residential garage doors, commercial doors (all types, overhead and walk through), and dock equipment. They are also offering curbside pickup and delivery of residential garage door parts from 8-5 Monday – Friday.

Dick Van Dyke Appliance World – The 10th Anniversary Sale continues and the store remains open!

Direct Travel – They remain open and continue to help their clients through this difficult time. Call or email your questions rather than stopping by their location. ​

DollFace Desserts – 1118 E. Oakland Ave. in Bloomington – Delivery only. Order online and deliveries go out on Saturday. We want to keep a zero contact for our clients safety. Ordering opens on Saturday-Monday. We take the next four days of the week to prep and then deliver that Saturday! We hope our sweet treats bring a little joy to our clients household during these times.

DP Dough – The home for hot calzones, cookies and salads is only a click away – with six delivery vehicles and curbside pick-up, you can have your favorite calzones delivered to your home.

Dust B Gone Cleaning – Bloomington – 309-826-0803 – Open 8am-5pm. Currently open for cleanings for residential and commercial businesses. Cleaning apt. hallways, stairs, clean out of empty rental property. Accepting new clients at this time.

Eastland Lifestyle Center – 2710 E. Lincoln St. in Bloomington – 309-662-8418 – Accepting established and new patients in an effort to keep people out of hospitals with high risk of exposure. In accordance with regulations, they cannot accept walk-ins as they screen every patient and are limiting the number of people in the office and disinfecting after each patient along with PPE measures for everyone’s safety. They are also offering telehealth services as indicated and appropriate. Standard hours are M-F (every morning) 6:30-9 am and M, T, Thu 3-5pm and Saturday 8-9am. Exceptions made on a case by case basis as possible.

England Window & Door – 1524 Lafayette Park Drive, Suite 3 in Bloomington – 309-454-6647 – Open 8-4, Tuesday and Thursday. They are offering contactless drop off and pick up for screen repairs. Call for more information.

Epiphany Farms / Anju Above / Old Bank – Offering express delivery and curbside pick-up from all three locations. Call the restaurant of your choice to order – and don’t forget the gift cards!

Fort Jesse Imaging Center & Gale Keeran Center for Women – 2200 Fort Jesse Rd Suite 120 in Normal – 309-454-5552 – Currently open Monday-Friday 8:00am-3:00pm

Gill St. Sports Bar & Restaurant – Gill Street Sports Bar and Restaurant is temporarily closed but their food truck, Gill Street Eatz, is raising money and donating meals to all children who are impacted by school closings. Wanna help? Check out their Facebook page HERE.

Ginzkey Law Offices – Along with other places of public accommodation, access to courthouses is now limited. But just as the rules of the road keeps us safer when driving, the rules of social distancing and good hygiene will keep all of us safer as we steer through this viral outbreak.

Giordano’s Pizza – 1505 Veterans Parkway (between FedEx and Biaggi’s in Bloomington – 309-403-0432 – Open daily for curbside pick-up and no contact delivery (recommended) – order online HERE or by calling the store.

Grady’s Pizza – 1501 Morrissey Dr in Bloomington – 309-662-3333 – Open for pickup/curbside and delivery Tuesday through Sunday open at 4:30pm

Green Top Grocery – 921 W. Washington St. in Bloomington – 309-306-1523 – Online shopping available on their website. Open Mon & Thurs 8:00am – 3:00pm Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun – 8:00am – 6:00pm. Support over 114 local vendors shopping at our community owned grocery co-op.

Heller Ford & Heller Motors – in Pontiac and El Paso – 309-527-6050 (Heller Ford) and 815-842-1128 (Heller Motors) – Hours of operation: 8am – 5:30pm (Mon-Fri), 8am – 4pm (Sat). Service is closed except for emergency service needs (and towing is open). Sales is open by appointment only, however the sales staff is available to answer any inquiries you may have. They are able to deliver vehicles to your home for a test drive or to drop off the keys of your new vehicle. They can also meet you at the dealership by appointment. They are here for you during these difficult times and are taking every precaution to ensure the safety of employees and customers.

Holistic Renewal Center – 211 S Prospect Suite 13 in Bloomington – 309-825-4441 – Curb Side Pickup, Free Porch Delivery, Free Shipping – CBD Products, Supplements, Young Living Essential Oils & Products. Call or text to order.

Jimmy John’s – Offering delivery and drive-thru services for your freaky fast sub.

Keen Tile Inc. – 801 E. Pine in Normal – 309-454-1466 – Showroom is open Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm and they are happy to provide private appointments during this pandemic. Call to schedule a time!

Kobe Hibachi Steakhouse – 401 N Veterans Pkwy in Bloomington – 309-663-1300 – Open Sunday – Thursday, 11:00 – 8:00 Fri – Sat, 11:00 – 9:00

Longbranch Again – 202 W Garfield St. in Cooksville – 309-725-3297 – Hours 11am to 9pm. Offering full menu at this time with carry out and delivery to surrounding towns can also do curbside pick up and contactless delivery. Accept cash, credit card, and checks.

Lunker’s – 104 S. Linden St. in Normal – 309-451-3474 – Curbside carryout Thursday 11am-2pm & 5pm-8pm, Friday 11am-8pm and Saturday 4:30-8pm

Luther Oaks – 601 Lutz Rd in Bloomington – 309-557-8000 – Luther Oaks is a non-profit life plan community, which includes independent living, assisted living, short-term rehabilitation and residential healthcare options, all on one campus. They are currently accepting new residents with advanced screening, recommended by the U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC), in place.

Maguires Pub – 220 N. Center in Bloomington – 309-829-0002 – Open for curbside pick-up 11a-2p Monday thru Saturday – Daily Specials and Thursday’s Shepherd’s Pie

Main Street Travel – 4 Ketchum Ct in Bloomington – 309-532-7244 – If your spring break or early summer travel plans have been affected by the virus, they can help you navigate changing your reservations or booking new vacations. I do all the work!

Marine Bank – During these challenging times, Marine is taking the high precautions to ensure the well being of customers, employees and the community. They’re ready to serve you with convenient drive-thru, 24/7 banking apps and ATMs.

McLean County Orthopedics – 1111 Trinity Lane Ste 111 in Bloomington (across from the airport) – 309-663-6461- They are open and ready to see you! While patient visits during the COVID-19 pandemic were limited, they are excited to increase appointment availability and have started performing elective surgeries in a safe and controlled manner. Call today to schedule an appointment.

McDonald’s Restaurants (all Bloomington-Normal locations) – Drive-thru, Mobile order and pay with Curbside pickup, and Take-Out in lobby all with Contactless Operations. And McDelivery with DoorDash and UberEats specials in Blo/No. They are here for you!!

Menold Construction – If you need the peace of mind to live or work in your regular space again, call 877-Menolds. Menold is offering facility hygiene and sanitizing services. Call today for a free quote on our hygiene services for your home or office.

Merle Norman Cosmetics – 120 Krispy Kreme Drive #1 in Bloomington – 309-663-4733 –  Free local delivery, curbside pickup Monday-Friday 11-3, and free mail orders.

Midstate Transmission & Auto Repair – 1408 Fort Jesse Rd. in Normal – 309-452-5595 – We are open during regular business hours for drop-off appointments. We have a no-contact policy in place to help keep our customers and employees safe during this time. Please call and we will assist you.

Moe’s Southwest Grill – Delivery available from Uber Eats.

Molly Maid – Open and ready to roll with necessary precautions and techniques related to the COVID-19. Molly Maid will clean your home and make it a safe environment for you and your family. Call Molly Maid to learn more at 661-0005.

Nillas Tub DIY Dog Wash & Health Food Store  – 211 Landmark Dr. Ste. B-1 in Normal (Across from Sherman’s) – 309-451-9274 – Special reduced hours: Wed-Sat, 12-4, Sunday, 12-3. Curbside pick-up & free delivery. Store is open too but limit of 2 humans inside at the same time.

Nordine Remodeling – For all indoor projects, Nordine Remodeling is taking precautions by disinfecting your home before and after. With all the wet weather and everyone cooped up inside, this is the perfect time for exterior work including roofing and foundation work. For more information, call 888-4662.

OhmFit Activewear – 102 W North St in Normal – 309-530-2320 – Hours by appointment. A girl’s still got to be active! Let’s FaceTime and shop for a needed sports bra, pair of leggings, or a spring skort. Local same day delivery. Gift cards also available.

OK Appliance – 906 Four Seasons Rd. in Bloomington – 309-663-4221 – Open M-F 8:30am – 5:30pm, Sat 10:00am- 2:00pm

The Olive Bin – 1520 E. College Ave. in Normal – 309-585-1832 – Curbside pick-up available! Call to place your order and they’ll bring it right out to your car. Pick up hours are Tuesday-Sunday from 12pm-4pm (or by appointment). View our full list of flavors HERE.

The Original Pancake House – 115 Veteran’s Parkway in Bloomington – 309-222-2533 – Offering carry out and delivery 8am-1pm Monday-Sunday.

Peoria Charter Travel – Open and ready to help with your travel needs. Don’t cancel your trip, change the dates and let’s save tourism together. Re-book for the second half of the year and beyond. Contact Marci at 1503 E. College Ave. in Normal.

Ride the Nine and Shooters Lounge – 503 N. Prospect Rd. in Bloomington – 309-662-1009 – Open for curbside pick-up, 7 days/week from 11am-8pm. Check out the menu online. Serving full menu including Sunday Fish Fry.

Ritter Plumbing Inc. – Clinton, IL – 217-935-5792 – Open 6:30am to 4:30pm

R & R Certified Automotive – 911 W Washington St. in Bloomington – 309-828-7887 – Current Hours Monday thru Friday 7:30 to 5:30 There is a drop box for night drops just to the west of our front bay doors. Currently open for Drop off appointments only. Waiting area and shuttle service is currently not available. Continuously cleaning to keep everything clean and sanitary to protect customers and employees.

R & R Certified Tire and Auto – 1003 Morrissey Dr. in Bloomington – 309-557-0177 – OPEN for business 7:30am-5:30pm MON-FRI. Waiting room area and shuttle service are closed for the time being in an effort to adhere to the no contact policy set in place. Please call for an appointment and they can have your vehicle back to you promptly.

Scritchlow Landscaping & Hydroseeding – 1005 S. Maple in Bloomington – 309-287-6294 – Open for estimates and Project planning and emergency water related issues. 8a – 5p, Monday – Friday.

Scritchlow Concrete Lifting – 1906 S Morris Ave in Bloomington – 877-287-0402 – Available for drive by estimates and concrete lifting projects. 8a – 5p, Monday -Friday.

Seoul Mama – 2103 Veterans Pkwy #312 in Bloomington – 309-661-1868 – First Korean restaurant in B-N in over 30 years! Popular dishes include ramen, Korean fried chicken, and bulgogi in Korean BBQ sauce. Open Tues-Sun 4:30pm – 8:00pm for curbside pick-up and delivery!

Siron Automotive – 2415 Bunn St in Bloomington – 309-827-7611 – Open Monday – Friday 8AM-5PM. They have been cautiously cleaning and have safe procedures when handling your vehicles. They are also offering vehicle pick ups for repairs and delivery once finished.

Starnet Digital Publishing – 14018 Carole Drive in Bloomington – 309-664-6444 – Open 8-4:15 Monday – Friday. From business cards to banners, posters to yard signs. Whether you need 1 or 500 they are here for all your printing needs.

Stephens Auto Glass – 1504 E Vernon Ave in Normal – 309-451-3317 – Open Monday – Friday, 8 am to 5 pm. In-Shop AND Mobile Service

S.O.S. – Storage Options & Solutions, Inc. -2245 Springfield Rd in Bloomington – 309-664-5767 – Custom designed and installed organizers for the entire home; closets, pantry, laundry room, mudroom, garage, home office, etc. Staying home can actually get you to the point where you realize it is time to tackle that closet! They do a virtual estimate, via live chat or photos and initial measurements by you. Designs and bids can be created and when this has passed, a site visit for final measurements and let the organization begin!

Sugar Mama Bakery – 116 W North St in Normal – 309-473-8231 – Open for curbside (8am-4pm) and delivery (10am-2pm) Hours: Wednesday – Saturday 8am-4pm

SuperEyebrow – 1615 E. Empire St. in Bloomington (Inside Eastland Mall) – 309-307-0664 – Hours of Operation: Tuesday to Saturday – 11:00 am – 7:00 pm, Sunday – 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Monday – Closed. They do eyebrow threading, full face threading, and do henna tattoo

Sweeney Bros. Carpet and Rug Gallery – 11 Westport Ct. in Bloomington – 309-662-7800, 309-825-4559 –  OThe showroom is closed, but their rug washing service is available by appointment only. The onsite floor cleaning and upholstery service is available for emergency soiling situations or unoccupied homes, apartments or businesses.

Times Past Inn – 1216 Towanda Ave. in Bloomington – 309-828-8312 – Carry-Out and Curbside pickup Tuesday-Sunday, 7am-1pm, serving breakfast and lunch. Also open for carry-out and curbside pick-up on Fridays from 4-8pm serving a limited menu found on their Facebook page.

Topsy’s Bar & Grill – 23 W. Front in El Paso – 309-527-4338 – Call to order or stop by the carry-out windows. Weekly $5 lunch & dinner specials along with all your favorite menu items and sides too. Monday through Friday 11a-1:30p and 4-7p. Check out their Facebook page HERE for other special offers.

Van Hook Upholstery – 605 W. Chestnut St. in Bloomington – 309-828-4642 – Open M-F 8a-12p, 1p-5p and Sat 9a-12p We are a 3rd generation upholstery shop covering home, auto, marine, and more. Ed or Randy will be happy to talk with you about your project and how they can help!

The Village at Mercy Creek – 1501 Mercy Creek Dr. in Normal – 309-268-1501 – They provide quality senior living and compassionate healthcare services including independent living and assisted living. Accepting new residents! Caring for generations of families since 1894.

VisionPoint Eye Center – 1107 Airport Road in Bloomington – 309-662-7700 – Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, VisionPoint Eye Center will be open Monday-Friday 9AM-4PM by appointment only for patients with emergency, urgent or necessary treatment. It you aren’t sure your situation is urgent or if you are wondering how to get eye care during this national emergency, call us and follow the telephone prompts to get answers. We want to help you if possible!

Wendell Niepagen Greenhouse – 2010 Fox Creek Rd in Bloomington – 309-828-4580 – Monday through Friday 9 to 6, Saturday and Sunday 9 to 5. Offering online and phone orders with delivery and pick up options!

For a full, up-to-date list of resources available, check out the McLean County Chamber of Commerce’s BN Prepared post HERE.