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The Great Impasta - CLOSED

156 Lincoln Sq, Ste D, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3330
+1 217-359-7377
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good20%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
27 Dec 2014
“So sad”
2 Dec 2014
“Great out of the way place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Mediterranean, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
156 Lincoln Sq, Ste D, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3330
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Reviewed 27 December 2014

This is a wonderful place with excellent food and wait staff. So sorry that Harrold has decided to retire.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Hidden off downtown Urbana with great up-scale pasta dishes somewhere between casual / up scale dining.

Thank abmartin55
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Love the appetizer.....Stuffed Mediterranean Stuffed Bread (divine)....also Pate plate! WOW. Fresh ingredients....and homemade pasta....cannot beat it! Wonderful and flavorful!

Thank belleung827
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I was born here and remember when The Great Impasta first opened in downtown Champaign. I recently visited and found the food just so. The temperature was off and the pasta was over cooked. I had issues with the sauce also. Too much pasta and...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Seeking something different for an impromptu Saturday evening dinner with our 17 year-old, my husband and I recently visited The Great Impasta for the first time and enjoyed a wonderful dinner and a thoroughly happy evening of good food and great conversation. Inside looked a...More

1  Thank Luckyone2002
Reviewed 4 May 2013 via mobile

this place has great potential .. first of all it was the website gives the wrong address. then when u get the new one.. it's like a scavenger hunt to find the front entrance.. descent inside, pasta wasn't bad, crab cakes, bread and salad were...More

Thank EL646
Reviewed 21 April 2013

We have attempted to eat at this restaurant when in this town in the past but usually we think about it on New Year’s Eve and they have been closed. We were looking forward to catching it open and enjoying a good meal! The service...More

Thank DeweyRay
Reviewed 5 March 2013 via mobile

Went last week with my girlfriend. This is our new favorite Italian restaurant, nestled in Lincoln square, is where this fine dining establishment is located. Food service and drinks were fantastic- they even had the original orangina!!! You must try the nicoise pasta salad!! And...More

Thank Nosoupforu
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Romatically lite banquettes and tables for two make this the perfect spot to celebrate something special. This restaurant tucked in a corner of the Lincoln Square Village has just the right ambiance. The food is divine and all pastas are made on site. The Nothern...More

Thank newarknancy
Reviewed 14 September 2012

My wife and I took the couple we drove to Urbana to see pick the restaurant and they chose this one. As others have said, this is located at the corner of a shopping center and a bit of a walk from the parking lot...More

1  Thank LoveTravelingOn
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 Lincoln Sq, Ste D, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-3330
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Urbana
  • Phone Number: +1 217-359-7377
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