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Cheese & Crackers

1715 W Kirby Ave, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-5507
+1 217-615-8531
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good5%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 9, 2018
“Amazing soft shell crab sandwich ”
Jun 10, 2018
“Unbelievable Fish Selection and Sandwiches”
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American, Deli, Italian, French
1715 W Kirby Ave, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-5507
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Very nice shop with amazing seafood, meat and cheese. Staff is very knowledgeable and informative. Definitely will be going back again.

Thank Paul G
Reviewed June 10, 2018

I stumbled in here, as I heard great things about their sandwiches. They are great and I highly recommend them, especially, the Italian and beef sandwiches. Now, what blows me away is their fresh order fish/seafood selection. Had no idea a place like this existed...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Great products surly owner good sandwiches Display case is a mess cant tell what is what just slovenly looking inside needs cleaning

Thank lreid2016
Reviewed July 23, 2016

I go to this place at least once a month because they have a fantastic variety of cheeses and meats. They have truly unique cheeses from all over the world, and their meats range from local to international and luxurious. Everyone who works there is...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2016

The cheese is great. Have also had a piece of artisan candy that was pretty good. Nice place to walk to and close by to Panera Bread Company.

Thank jwhoyt1
Reviewed December 2, 2015

My husband and I were glad we tried the 'Yelp Special" , the deli Italian. It was amazing, very fresh and the sauce very flavorful- not just oil and vinegar. We will be going back to try all,the sanwiches while picking up our specialty cheeses....More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed June 30, 2015

I have never eaten a meal here, but visit often to find specific cured meats and cheeses I can't find anywhere else in the area, especially when I want to try a new recipe. The owner(s) are very knowledgeable about the products.

Thank TamuSabby
Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed looking around this teeny little shop, but we loved the sandwich. We had Mindy's Italian and it was so good. They were out of the listed Salami and substituted an even better choice. The bread was good, the chips were...More

Thank mym2bw
Reviewed June 1, 2015

Three kinds on Gruyere. They allowed us to taste all of them. Olives. To taste and spectacular seafood choices by order every Thursday.

Thank patf794
Reviewed January 9, 2015

I like the cheese and crackers. They were great. I would recommend to friends and family. Will be visiting again soon when I get back fron Canada

Thank Darren454647
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$5 - $7
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Seating
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1715 W Kirby Ave, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61821-5507
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-615-8531
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Premiere deli in Champaign, IL - The best sandwiches in town from 10am to 8pm. Sandwiches: We slice our deli meat to order for each single sandwich. We never precut anything and leave it sitting around all day. Our signature sandwiches are legendary in Champaign-Urbana. We don't have the fastest sandwiches but we do have the best. We use Boar's Head brand deli meats, Local Cheese from Prairie Fruits Farm in Urbana and Ray Robb in Normal IL, Bread from Rick's Bakery in Urbana. We source the finest local products and make sandwiches you'll never forget.Cured Meats: We carry Prosciutto (multiple Italian and Spanish hams including prosciutto's from Parma and San Danielle, Serrano and Iberico d'Bellota from Spain as well as La Quercia from the US and Westphalian Prosciutto from Germany). We also carry additional prosciuttos from farmstead and artisanal producers throughout the year.Cheese: We have the largest selection of cheese south of I80 - from French, Spanish and Italian delicacies to local farm make cheeses we carry it all and can special order almost anything.Chocolate: The finest chocolates in the world. For no amount of money, anywhere in the world can you purchase better chocolates. Our chocoliters are cutting edge artists. Our house made chocolate is exquisite and our case carries anywhere from 4-8 of the finest chocolate producers in the world. Must be seen!Free Cheese Tastings: Saturday from 10:30 to 7:30 is the best time to stop by as we fill our counters with cheese, meat and chocolate samples. Every single day of the week from 10:30 to 7:30 we have cheese samples.
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