Restaurant Spotlight: Wally's Roast Beef

Posted by Kris Lindahl on Thursday, June 18th, 2015 at 8:41am.


Wally’s Roast Beef has been the go-to stop for roast beef sandwiches since 1969. They’ve been in the Bloomington area for years serving delicious roast beef sandwiches on the best USDA choice beef. You can find them at 8120 Penn Avenue South in the Southtown Office Park. Grab a seat in the lobby on a leather chair or head right to the counter to order the famous sandwich.

You’ll love the secret blend of seasonings, the slow roasted beef that is tender and juicy and the lightly toasted Kaiser bun used since they opened in 1969. If you want to experience the tradition of Wally’s Roast Beef, here is a look at when to check them out.

About Wally’s

Wally’s is open for lunch only on Monday through Saturday from 11am-3pm with no hours on Sunday. They’ve been serving the area for many years and are conveniently located in Bloomington’s Southtown Office Park.

Stop in during your lunch break or catch up with friends as you experience the Wally’s tradition. Owned by Jeff Sagal, Wally’s believes in doing their best to maintain the high level of quality food, cleanliness and customer service. You’ll become a regular before you know it and you’ll also be able to meet new friends because customers are the extended family of Wally’s.

The Menu

Try a sandwich or hot plate when you stop in. There’s always a daily special and there is even catering options for those that can’t get out of the office today. Along with the classic Wally’s Roast Beef featuring tender, slow roasted beef using a secret blend of seasonings before being sliced thin and served on a Kaiser roll, you can try other great options like the grilled cheese, the cheese burger, the French dip and the philly beef.

Hot plates include the green plate special with oven roasted turkey served with mashed potatoes, gravy and a vegetable or the blue or red plates featuring meat loaf and beef with gravy. Add a side of cheesy fries, a salad or coleslaw before ending your meal with a milkshake or carrot cake.

Check out the checkered interior with the daily specials on the wall, the smiling staff in the green hats and the tables full of content customers eating hot food. You’ll love the tradition only found at Wally’s.

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