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Champs Sports Bar & Grill

1611 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-3055
+1 814-234-7700
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1611 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-3055
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Reviewed September 3, 2015

We dined at Champs after dropping our child off at school. Dinner was pleasant on the outdoor patio. The food was good for all of us - burgers, wings, salads, etc. The problem was the day after when I received a call that there was...More

Thank junebug1963
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

Reviewed September 1, 2015

We love to stop here. Best Reuben ever. Everything else is good too. Great supporters of JVP and Penn State.More

Thank DuBoisMoe
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

Reviewed August 30, 2015

Knockout sandwiches. Excellent service, and a great range of beers to choose from, this makes a worthy alternative to Otto's Brewery a mile away.More

Thank Steve T
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

Reviewed August 23, 2015

We went here for dinner. Looks small from outside but is pretty big inside, including a large outside deck. Not much to look at, 2 large rooms with booths and tables. There was a huge TV about 8' X 10', in the room we were...More

Thank Jim H
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

Reviewed August 12, 2015

The place to go before or after a Penn State sporting event. Best wings in town.the nachos platter is also very good. Good selection of 'bar food'.More

Thank bdjag
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Hello, I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken on the role of Assistant General Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill. I just wanted to say hello and thank you for your review on Tripadvisor! We...More

Reviewed August 12, 2015

Delicious food with a great atmosphere for watching your favorite sports team or chilling out on the outdoor deck. Reasonably priced food, helpful staff and good portions. Desserts are really excellent.More

Thank Ily911
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Hello, I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken on the role of Assistant General Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill. I just wanted to say hello and thank you for your review on Tripadvisor! We...More

Reviewed August 1, 2015

A really good place to go for brews with friends - any age. They have an excellent selection of beer, many micros from east coast. They also have very good wings, as mentioned in other reviews and I have had good calamari there as well...More

Thank rjs15
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Hello, I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken on the role of Assistant General Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill. I just wanted to say hello and thank you for your review on Tripadvisor! We...More

Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Since I was in college many moons ago, I have raved about Champs. Their wings have been the standard to which I hold all wings- I have several favorite memories of their Wing Nights from college, and it was nice to see they continue the...More

Thank J Eliza A
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2017

Hello, I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken on the role of Assistant General Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill. I just wanted to say hello and thank you for your review on Tripadvisor! We...More

Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

Great place for lunch with friends or for business -- good food with a great sports ambience. Servers were fantastic and the meals are reasonably priced. The salads are highly recommended, though not the standard sports bar fare. Access from the main road can be...More

Thank R F G
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

Reviewed June 9, 2015

Nice large sports bar. Went in for a drink, wings, and you have to try a Suzie Wong Egg rolls. All good, relatively inexpensive.More

Thank BerksPADad
David I, Manager at Champs Sports Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Hello, I don’t think that the response could have came to you at a later time, but I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is David Irish and I have recently taken over as the Assistant General Manager of Champs on North Atherton Street....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1611 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-3055
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-234-7700
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