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Cowboy Monkey

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6 E Taylor St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4025
+1 217-398-2688
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Average food - Pleasant outdoor seating for summertime”
Jun 11, 2018
“Good, quick meal”
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American, Bar, Pub
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6 E Taylor St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4025
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best thing was clearly the outdoor street sitting on a hot summer night. Except for that, food and service average

Thank 38bl
Reviewed June 11, 2018

My friends and I stopped by here before going to watch the NBA Finals game for a quick bit to eat. We also got some drinks. The drinks could have been stronger, might have just been the night, but they were a little watered down...More

Thank 06BB
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Interesting and delicious drink menu. Food is very good - fresh salsa and yummy quesadillas. It was a muggy day and the a/c was blasting and felt AMAZING.

Thank Lisamarch
Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for an early week cocktail. Ended up trying a couple menu items. The mango sauce for the fried cheese was super different and delicious. I even saved some of it for my shrimp tacos. Loved it. The bartender was attentive.

Thank RobbTob
Reviewed September 22, 2015

I worked here, so I have tried everything on the menu (that's vegetarian anyway). The zucchini tacos are the best tacos I've had in my entire life. They're spicy, umptious, creamy and hardy. Even though they're vegetarian tacos, they fill you up. The pickled cabbage...More

Thank Kelsey S
Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

For a moment I thought I was in Mexico eating really good tacos and switching between beer and margaritas... then I realized I was still in Illinois. There is a very nice outdoor area but I was in the heat all day and opted for...More

1  Thank Jeep1977
Reviewed June 11, 2015

My wife & I ate at their nice outdoor patio tonight & we had an execellent dining experience. Our server, Emily, was a very personable & attractive server who went out of her way to provide amazing service to us! My wife had a great...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed March 6, 2015

My friends and I meet here often when the weather is agreeable. The outdoor seating allows for adding incoming friends. Staff knows the menu, special orders are not an issue, and the nachos are awesome!

Thank CR_from_IL
Reviewed August 25, 2014

Bar/restaurant with outdoor seating, stopped in for dinner, menu was mostly tacos. I had excellent guacamole (house made) and Capistrano chicken tacos. Food was good and so was the price. Olivia provided excellent and fast service.

Thank Robert04
Reviewed August 10, 2014

We went early on a Saturday. It is a cute little downtown bar. The food was pretty good and came out fast. I could see how it could be crowded fast but they have tons of outdoor seating on cool evenings.

Thank AshleyArleneRN
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 E Taylor St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4025
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-398-2688
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