Looking for a good restaurant? 

1. Restaurant Guides

2. Restaurants by Type


Restaurant Guides

  • Noshfolio is a beautiful new restaurant guide focused on Champaign-Urbana, developed by a local company. 
  • Yelp is a corporate website directory that provides information about city-specific businesses, including the Champaign-Urbana area.
  • EatCU is a great resource for students with lots of options and delivery guides.


Italian Food

There's some outstanding Italian food in the Champaign-Urbana area


Mexican Food


Thai Food

Thai food is super good here in C/U. Each has its own style and uniqueness.


Indian Food

Indian food is super tasty here in C/U. Each has its own style and uniqueness.


American Cuisine

There are some great American cafes and restaurants in Champaign-Urbana. 




Gluten Free

Japanese Cuisine




Middle Eastern Cuisine


Snacks and Dessert


Southern/Soul Food



See: Breakfast restaurants in CU

Serving Local Food

Many of the restaurants in Urbana and Champaign serve food from local farms and food sources. While not all food items served at these locations will be made with locally grown produce, ask about the menu to find out which items are. 

Coffee Places 

  • Aroma Cafe
  • Boneyard Coffee and Tea
  • Biggsby Coffee 
  • Cafe Bene 
  • Cafe Kopi 
  • Cafe Paradiso 
  • Caribou Coffee
  • Chatime
  • Colombia Street Roastery 
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Espresso Royale 
  • Flying Machine Coffee
  • Starbucks

Kosher Food