Very nice sports bar with separate area for dining. Huge bar seating. Great selection of beers with a large selection of locals - have 5, 12, and 16 ounce pours available on all beers so you can try a nice variety. Food was standard pub fare - pretty good. Impressive.
The best beer bar in Bloomington in my opinion. They have an ever changing selection of some of the best beers available. Beer School on Tuesday nights is always fun, they bring in brewers and representatives from breweries all around the state and even outside brewery representatives from Sam Adams, Stone ect, The brewers and representatives talk about the various beers of theirs on tap, and pass out free samples as well as free swag.
The food has gotten much better in recent years. Its also a great place to catch an IU or NFL game. Special craft beer events and tap takeovers make this my favorite bar in town. Also joining their Century Club is a great way to try and keep track of new beers.
Easily the best craft bee/ sports bar in town.
A good sports bar in Bloomington with a nice patio outside. The beer selection is great, with a nice representation of IN beers, along with others. Service is decent. Food is good, as is the value. Worth a stop.
Yogi’s seems to me a classic college town sports bar with an excellent craft selection. Ambiance is all over the place - there’s a patio area with skylights and a main bar area in the back with lots of TVs. They seem to be constantly renovating so chances are it will be different by the time you get there. Service is very good, though I’d be skeptical of your server’s beer recommendations. Selection is excellent - mostly a focus on Indiana/Midwest at large beers with all the regulars - Bell’s, Founder’s, Three Floyds, New Albany, Upland - plus a nice selection of Cali/Colorado beers. Food is mostly pub grub, and not particularly impressive at that. Cheap though. In fact, everything is very cheap, you can get just about any beer for under $5/pour. Overall, great bar if you’re in town looking to tick a lot of Midwest beers on the cheap.
Liked this place a lot! Excellent selection of taps and bottles, food was pretty good. I was there to watch the NHL playoffs, and the staff was very accommodating tuning to the channel my team was on. Staff is about 50/50 on beer knowledge, but the beer list is comprehensive and explains enough about each beer that questions should be rare. Liked the rollback patio area. A good stop for the thirsty!
The best time to visit Yogi’s is during one of the special nights. For example on Sundays all Indiana beers are $1.00 off which makes Dreadnaught a steal at $4.50 a pint. The tradeoff for the great selection of locals and regional offerings is service that borders on forgetful.
I think it may be because it is directly across from the university but it always feels like I have been forgotten by the wait staff. For the best service sit at the bar. The food is nothing special - I’d order just enough to absorb the beer(s) that you plan on ordering.
Will I come back here? Because of the specials and one off taps certainly. However do not expect the same level of attention and service you might get at a better bar. This is a diamond in the rough that needs some polish.