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Champps Americana

3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003
+1 563-690-2040
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“nachos” (7 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had a craving for a salad for lunch. Champs has a nice Tex Mex Caesar salad. I had it with blackened salmon. The salmon was blackened and fried just right. Nice salad not overdressed with Caesar. Some thin tortilla strips mixed in. I would...More

Thank Goodscout
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Always good food & good service. I generally get the salmon or steak tacos which are both awesome. Portions are great (you can usually get 2 meals out of 1). We frequent here generally about once per month.

Thank Cherie350
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were pleased that the restaurant is quiet and we could enjoy our meal without having to raise our voices to speak with one another. We were surprised at the limited menu selection. However, our food tasted good and met our expectations.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The place is a sports bar attached to a hotel with the best wings in town. Food is always reliable. There is indoor seating in the bar area with lots of TV's. The dining room has TV's but not as many. There is also outdoor...More

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Had a very good server there, and the food and drinks came out promptly and as ordered. Quality of food was just OK, considering the cost, which was appropriate.

Thank speedz2
Reviewed 16 August 2017

A couple of hours of eating and catching up with friends while watching the Cubs on the many TVs seemed like only a few minutes. The "bar menu" offered a great variety and the food was excellent. The staff was very friendly, the service quick...More

Thank bigrevvv
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Met at the door, seated quickly in a full bar eating area, with a dozen screens. Lots of beers on tap, excellent menu selection, better than hotel food. Great service, which is the most important aspect of dining anywhere.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 1 August 2017

First of all, they didn't bat an eye when we let them know we had a service dog. They were quite accommodating and kind, very friendly and the breakfast buffet was awesome (would have loved to have seen bacon though lol).

Thank Chandra J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Food was excellent. Catered the dinner and box lunch for us. Lots of different choices. Thanks to the chefs.

Thank lclarklisbon
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Aida is the best server in Dbq! !! And Kevin Williams is one of the best chefs in my opinion and I have been a chef in Dbq for over 30 years, those 2 bring in a lot of repeat business and that makes for...More

Thank Keith W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-690-2040
The slightly irreverent attitude has become our calling card over the years, doing things the way we always have regardless of convention. We're still making fresh hand-crafted burgers, roasting our own turkey and chicken, slow-basting our falling-off-the-bone-tender ribs, and hiring the friendliest people to be part of our team. Why bother? Because bigger and better isn't just an attitude. It's a commitment to everyone who comes through our door.The party is still going strong today. The burgers are still huge, the beer is still cold and with 30 draught beers and 30 flat-screens, we're the best place to watch the game!
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