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

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 carry out or free delivery and enjoy all your Aroma India favorites at home, like Chicken Tikka Masala and Butter Chicken! Carry out is available or enjoy 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

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.

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 – – 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 for carry 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.

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. ​

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.

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

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

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 wil convenient drive-thru, 24/7 banking apps and ATMs.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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