We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Champps Americana

3100 Dodge St, Dubuque, IA 52003
563-690-2040
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #21 of 172 Restaurants in Dubuque
Cuisines: American
Description: 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 we're the best place to watch the game. No matter what part of the country you're in, you are sure to find a neighborhood Champps nearby
Restaurant details
Description: 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 we're the best place to watch the game. No matter what part of the country you're in, you are sure to find a neighborhood Champps nearby
Write a Review

53 reviews from our community

75% Recommend
    20
    20
    11
    1
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

There was a nice selection on the menu, the food was very good and sitting outside on a beautiful day was great as this was our first stop on our way out West.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kiel, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We enjoyed our experience at Champps! We went here for dinner, and everyone in my family enjoyed their meals. The service was very fast. Champps also provided the complimentary breakfast for the Best Western hotel that we were staying at. There were many breakfast options, including pancakes, sausages, eggs, and cereal. There is something for everyone at Champps!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dubuque, Iowa
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Champs food is good but every time I go I hope service has improved and it hasn't. They are either unfriendly or they get the bill wrong. If you have a coupon they either claim not to know about it or forget to take it off. Reading other reviews I must be the lucky one to get this kind of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Powell OH
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had 16 in our group so finding eating facilities that could accommodate us was difficult at times. During our stay in Dubuque we used this group for breakfasts, lunches and dinners. They also prepared/served our banquet meal. Food was tasty, and reasonably priced. The restaurant could have had better acoustics as it seemed to get loud quickly but I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Spotted on way to Hotel and decided to visit for supper. Firstly great atmosphere on walking in. Great greeting and great waitress Amanda. Amanda offered and explained various items on the menu. Food was excellent, must try Nachos, burgers best we have tasted and the Mile High Ice cream cake....... And no we never finished it but gave it a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Dubuque, Iowa
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

For birthday goers, Champps does it up right, especially for an 85 - year-old father, grandfather and great grandfather who is not into fancy food or places. The menu offers wide range of options for three generations tonight. From great burgers to salads to club to fajita's every had fantastic me as l, and server Connie was best in all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Wood River, Illinois
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Champps is no gourmet restaurant, but they serve good food and alcoholic beverages. I had the baby back ribs which were average, while my sister thought the Chicken Ranch Wrap was very good. The Cookie Express dessert was delicious. The waiters were very good and attentive.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Dubuque, Iowa
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Mother's day is always packed, but noon works well, seated in few minutes of reservation shows time management. Waitress Connie was pleasant, knowledgeable and efficient. Kobe beef burgers were thick juicy and finely cooked. Excellent selections of beer and whiskey.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Moline, IL
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We ate at the breakfast buffet since we stayed at the adjoining hotel. It had so many wonderful options and everything was delicious!

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

For the price of food and drinks its not the greatest. 15 dollars for a burger is was expecting a little more than a burger you could get at Dennis and i have had 200$ steaks before and I understand at this kind of place the steak won’t be a 200$ steak but i was expecting better then a steak... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Champps Americana also viewed

 

Been to Champps Americana? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Champps Americana, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing