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Farren's Pub & Eatery

308 N Randolph St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-3516
+1 217-359-6977
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (86 reviews)
“fries” (38 reviews)
“fresh chips” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
308 N Randolph St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-3516
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The staff worked extremely hard and had an excellent attitude and cared about their customers. An extremely popular restaurant for small groups and large groups. Food presentation superb and very tasty.

Thank Jon N
Reviewed 24 January 2018

They have the best burgers in town and trying the home made chips is a must. Good selection of beers.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We've been coming here for years -- best burger in the area, great salads, whatever beer you want, amazing tacos, and the list goes on! Not a big place but most definitely worth standing in line should you arrive at a busy time. Sit back...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Family owned and having great burgers and other items makes this place a great visit! There is city parking behind the shop.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

We recently ate at Farren’s and loved the hamburgers. They are really big burgers and have a lot of different options for toppings. We ordered a side of fries to split but could barely eat any because we were so full from the burgers. The...More

Thank Sehler
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We don't get back to Illinois very often but one of our must stops is Farren's. The burgers and fries are always top notch and our kids fully enjoyed the Farren's experience on this visit. The portions were large and priced very reasonably. The staff...More

1  Thank Traveling_M0M_of_3
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The food was good and service was great. Great place to go check out. The burgers were so good! I would recommend to anyone. It is a quiet diner.

1  Thank Christine B
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great specials and burgers very friendly staff consistently good Elaine's salad is a favorite of my wife

Thank lreid2016
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This establishment is a hidden surprise. It's slightly dark inside. Food is exceptional & moderately priced.

Thank bsmith61853
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Farren's is where you go for the burgers. You will wait at lunch, Friday, or Saturday, but they get people in and out as quickly as they can. The portabello mushroom appetizers and all of their burgers are fantastic.

Thank Greg J
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8 April 2016|
Response from marchtraveler2015 | Reviewed this property |
Boy I am not sensitive, so I did not notice. the menu is here: farrenspub. com/ menu (remove spaces) being a college town restaurants are, in general, sensitive to vegan and gluten-free desiderata. But I cannot say.
14 December 2015|
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Response from Pamela T | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. Was not impressed the first time so have not been back!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 308 N Randolph St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-3516
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-359-6977
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