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Champps Americana

) #21 of 170 Restaurants in Dubuque $$ - $$$ American,
3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003
+1 563-690-2040
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“waffle fries” (4 reviews)
“nachos” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
3100 Dodge St., Dubuque, IA 52003
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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
Reviewed 6 days ago

Attached to the Best Western Plus. Usually worry about eating in restaurants attached to motels, but certainly glad we did. The drinks were good, although the tap beer was a bit warm. The food was very good. Hadn't eaten in a Champp's in a long...More

Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The food tasted great and looked well put together. Waitress was the best server ever. We order the mega pretzel and it was a mega pretzel and tasted great! Ate dinner here with my dad and two sister. One of my sister got pasta from...More

Thank AmberNmead
ChamppsAmericanaIA, Manager at Champps Americana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2017

Dear Amber, I am so glad to hear that you and your family had an outstanding experience while dining with us at Champps Americana in Dubuque!! I couldn't agree with you more that we have a fantastic team of staff members that really cares about...More

Reviewed 21 March 2017

The menu is extensive. The Nachos are GREAT! Food was great! Tap beer $5 each. Service is prompt and friendly. If you look under 30 bring your ID.More

Thank Sara B
Emily H, Manager at Champps Americana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Sara B, Thank you so much for taking the time to complete a review of your experience while dining with us at Champps Americana on TripAdvisor! I am so glad to read that you enjoyed the nachos and couldn't agree with you more that...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

While the service was not up to par for late night snacks, the food was great. Prices were reasonable. We have been here in the past and the service was great so this visit will not change our opinion of the place.More

Thank Connie P
ChamppsAmericanaIA, Manager at Champps Americana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Connie P, Thank you for taking the time out of your day to share your experience while dining with us on TripAdvisor. I am so sorry to read that the level of service from the staff members during your most recent visit with us...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Bacon cheeseburger was great, beer was ice cold, service was great! It was busy when we went! Will stop again!More

Thank John L
ChamppsAmericanaIA, Manager at Champps Americana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear John L, Thank you for taking the time to complete such a wonderful review of your most recent experience while dining with us at Champps Americana and your kind words! I am so happy to hear that everything was so enjoyable and will be...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

food was very good,service was even better. We went back and ate 3x over the weekend. Some of the drinks are a lil costly,so watch what you order. Overall a very nice place to eat or watch sports.More

Thank rather-be-camping911
ChamppsAmericanaIA, Manager at Champps Americana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear Rather-be-camping911, Thank you for the wonderful review on TripAdvisor of your most recent experience while dining with us at Champps Americana! I am so pleased to read that it was such an enjoyable experience and that you were able to sample several items off...More

Reviewed 5 December 2016

I asked ahead of time about gluten free options. Upon my arrival no one could give me any definite help regarding what I could eat, the waitress followed me around apologizing but not helping. When I told her she was not helping she proceeded to...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We come to Champps for great food and service, but always sit in bar area so not to have noisy children. Tonight there were two over active loud kids banging against the booth, which kept pushing on us. We finally moved to another seat. Kids...More

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great place to eat..I had the Ribeye one night..was excellent..I had their hot fudge sunday another night..hahaha..was so big I did not eat anything else that night..delicious..lots of televisions to watch multiple games..great / friendly service..good drinks..

Thank Robert T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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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