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Merry Ann's Diner

1510 S Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6532
+1 217-531-1160
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hash browns” (5 reviews)
“patty melt” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
1510 S Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6532
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I tried it once and it was very good so I decided to have breakfast there for the rest of the days I was at Illini for the conference

Thank Mohammadhasan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A cheap, 24x7 place that's good for when you're hungry and short of time. Nothing fancy here, the food is pretty cheap but the quality matches that. However, it is clean and the staff was very polite.

Thank sushobhan3216
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people were lovely. But the food was hideous. I had a fish sandwich. The slab of fish must've been frozen in the Paleolithic era. The French fries were cardboard. AND they elected to swab the floors with a noxious compound while I was trying...More

Thank JamieNYC10003
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always end up going back for breakfast. You never have to wait for your food. Everyone is welcome here.

Thank johnswanberg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Country club types may sniff at this greasy spoon, but when you are in Champaign looking for good food, fast service and an old-fashioned diner experience, this is one greasy spoon you won't want to miss. True, when we ate there, we were among a...More

Thank Bear075
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Local flair with lots of grey haired customers. Quality food and coffee. Decent prices. Old fashioned Americana. Ah!

Thank Maria L
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A throwback to the past as to a Diner experience. Tables are adjacent to the front counter - so that the server can reach over to your table for both delivery and removal of plates and food. I had a veggie burger patty in a...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My friends and I go here pretty regularly because they have great milkshakes and great food all around. The pancakes are incredible. It's open 24 hours so whenever you're craving cheap, good food, merry ann's is the place to go. The staff is consistently kind...More

Thank Hermione G
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We had fried cod. It was like 2 larger frozen fish sticks. The Fries were good! The fries are an extra $1.25...sandwiches are served with chips. I would not order the cod again, the batter had sort of an "old" taste. It is open 24...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

I work down the street And was pressed for time I called in an order in advance the lady told me she doesn’t take orders in advance but she will do it this time for me.. I get there and to my surprise they started...More

Thank Lawrence L
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9 April 2018|
Response from BRENDA D | Reviewed this property |
If I were you, I would contact the management or owner of the diner. I was just a customer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 S Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-6532
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-531-1160
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