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Aroma Cafe

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118 N Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4023
+1 217-356-3200
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“wraps” (3 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
“baked goods” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
118 N Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4023
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We popped in to get coffee to go. From out of town we didn’t know what to expect. We prefer local shops as opposed to. Gains and Aroma didn’t disappoint. The sandwiches and wraps looked great as did the bakery case but we had just...More

Thank JQuilter
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Daughter wanted hot cocoa and a cinnamon roll on a very cold day so we went to Aroma Cafe to try their baked goods. We couldn’t decide at first what to order because there were so many delicious looking options! Told daughter to order what...More

Thank honeybee1214
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Aroma Cafe is a great spot for a great cup of coffee. We ordered the organic coffee from Peru. It reminded me of the delicious coffee we enjoyed on our visit to Peru last June. The egg, cheese, and chorizo sandwich was lovely. The choices...More

Thank Reyna Y
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Wanting to give Aroma another chance after a very mediocre espresso during my last visit, I turned up at 7:05 AM to find them dark and closed in spite of posted 7 AM open. Maybe it’s this same poor execution that delivers average-at-best coffee.

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious breakfast of bagel and lox at this little coffee shop/ breakfast nook. The cheese and herb bagel is delicious and homemade cream cheese zesty! The large coffee is very generous in size. They let us sit with our dog on a pleasant...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Stopped here for lunch while in town visiting daughter in college. We googled 'soup & sandwich' and Aroma Cafe came up. Excellent wraps, soup & salad. If it wasn't Lent, we would have destroyed the desserts too!!! Wowzers. We will be back after Easter. Great...More

1  Thank Noah-Holly B
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Nice cafe in downtown Champaign. Good coffee and 80's music. Pastries are good. Always students hang out here between classes and evenings.

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Espresso here is good but not great. Service is a bit harried and unconcerned, and space is rather cold-feeling for a specialty coffeehouse.

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. The smoked salmon was off the charts, art work very nice and service was superb.

Thank TraveltheWorldyes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Good desserts, very friendly service, nice salads and soups, a downtown favorite, You can get customer appreciation cards for coffee. Lots of choice for tea and coffee.

Thank newarknancy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 N Neil St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4023
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-356-3200
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