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Champps Americana

3100 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003-5203
+1 563-690-2040
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“nachos” (7 reviews)
“french dip” (3 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3100 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003-5203
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We ate dinner here as it was connected to the Best Western that we were staying in. They have a good kids menu that also includes a dessert at the end. I had a philly cheesesteak sandwich that was good. We also ordered the cheesecurd...More

Thank Robin G
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Good sandwich and salad. Easy location and the service was great. Our server was very attentive. Would visit again.

Thank mb123456
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Always love the wings. They are absolutely reliable. Cooked perfectly and the flavor is not too hot but tangy enough.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Champ's announced that it is closing soon. It will be replaced by Old Chicago Pizza after a three week remodeling . Both are chains run by the same corporation. Call before you go to be certain it is open.

Thank dubuque41
Reviewed 10 February 2018

I eat here a lot during business travel. I can use their free WiFi, watch a game and eat. Almost all servers are great! Connie is one of the best! It’s clean. It’s good food. And great place to watch sports

Thank LaVon M
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Seemed noisy as we were walking in, but we asked for a quiet table and actually got one. Could carry on a conversation without raising our voices. Were surprised at the many menu items - not the usual sports bar choices. Ordered Tuscan salmon and...More

Thank Peggy H
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Steady high standards in food, drink, and service at reasonable prices. Excellent parking, connected to a hotel, along the major thoroughfare in town, and well maintained facilities. We’ve been customers regularly since retired from military several years ago, and our go to servers are Ayda...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I visited Champps for dinner on a very busy Saturday night. Lots of college football games, including Iowa vs. Wisconsin. The place was packed! Even so, my family was seated quickly and service was top-notch. We had drinks immediately, and our food was served quickly....More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We don't typically visit sports bars but we dined here because we were traveling with family. The menu offers some interesting choices and the Kung Pao Lettuce Wraps were excellent.

Thank Mr_Terbillion
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Ate here because we were staying at Best Western connected to it. Food is excellent for this type,of place, service awesome. Would return.

Thank Cathy H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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 52003-5203
  • 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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