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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (85 reviews)
“fries” (36 reviews)
“fresh chips” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
308 N Randolph St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-3516
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Reviewed yesterday 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 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Traveling_M0M_of_3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The Motherlode is by far the best burger in town! We love Farren’s- it’s literally a whole in the wall place. Great menu and service.

Thank J9548MVelizabethm
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Several friends stopped by on Tues Oct 31 for dinner, which was a great experience! Two of us had tacos, which were the best we’ve ever had, and the 3rd person had a delicious burger (their specialty)! In addition, our server was friendly & very...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My 19-year-old son and I found Farren's on TripAdvisor and Yelp and decided to give it a try. Hard to find, but worth it! It's small and tucked between a parking garage and Himilayan restaurant on Randolph just off Church. I got the Spicoli Burger...More

1  Thank Dennis N
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Locally famous for huge burgers and with me for the chips with malt vinegar. Burger is large enough to split and very flavorful. Blue cheese dressing is a must have on their burger.

Thank Jeff C
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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
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, 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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