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Lunch, dinner and food programs

City Diner
Human Services contracts with Optage Senior Dining to provide delicious meals served at 11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday at Creekside Community Center.

A contribution of $0 – 3.50 for regular meals and $0 – 4.50 for special lunch events for 60+ years (with a completed NAPIS form) and $7.25 for guests under the age of 60. Cash, check, or credit accepted. Make checks payable to the City of Bloomington.

Optage Home Delivered Heat and Eat Meals

With the choice of more than 80 home-delivered meals, enjoy the freedom to dine when you want to. These meals are ordered and delivered weekly on Wednesdays.

Heat and eat meals are available to Bloomington residents 60+. The cost of the meal is $6.50 for the complete meal and $4.50 for the entrée only. If fewer than seven meals are ordered, a $5 delivery fee will be added to your order.

To order meals, contact Optage Senior Dining at 651-746-8200.

Loaves and Fishes
A FREE evening meal is provided by Loaves and Fishes Monday – Friday, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at Creekside Community Center. If you are interested in dining at Loaves and Fishes, come in and have a seat, no questions asked.

Meals are sponsored by local businesses and organizations that purchase, prepare and serve the meals. Creekside is 1 of 10 Loaves and Fishes sites in the metro area and only 1 of 4 sites which serves meals Monday – Friday.

If you are interested in having your group volunteer at this site, contact 952-948-0746.

Fare For All
Fare For All is open to everyone. This food distribution program can save you up to 40 percent on brand-name groceries. Items include fresh produce, frozen meat and other basic groceries. There are no income guidelines. Cash, credit, debit and EBT are accepted.