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Great food and atmosphere ... read more
Tomika Freeman via google.com - May 1, 2021
Best soul food In Illinois!!! Great customer service definitely a 10+ ... read more
KASHA TOPPS via google.com - May 1, 2021
Customers rave about the quality of food, real southern style bbq and soul food. Place is usually full to whatever capacity is allowed, and once things can return to a new abnormal, they book great blues bands from the area, and are wanting to expand to include other genres. I pick up this place using third party delivery DoorDash, a ... read more
PunksN2Pink Productions via google.com - May 1, 2021
Pretty good food ... read more
Sherrie Carter via google.com - Apr 29, 2021
Flavors had me reminiscing about New Orleans . Dorothy our server was great. Pleasant personality.
Marshall Howard via google.com - Apr 24, 2021
Fist time going here, food was awesome great service and personnel definitely will be back, Thank you Courtney P excellent service!
edwin johnson via google.com - Apr 24, 2021
Best Southern food I've had in Champaign. And they have the friendliest staff!
Ananthan Nambiar via google.com - Apr 21, 2021
The jambalaya took me back to NOLA as I ate . The place is nice inside . Spacious well kept. Great personality and attentiveness from Dorthy or server. I recommend this place and plan to return and partake of other menu offerings ... read more
Marshall Howard via google.com - Apr 21, 2021
OMG best shrimp I've had in a long time and the catfish is delicious too. Highly recommend ... read more
RedEiland via google.com - Apr 18, 2021
Loved it! Soul food was on point! Absolutely going back with my family AGAIN!
brandon burton via google.com - Apr 10, 2021
Best soul food Iโ€™ve had since I moved here 7 yrs ago. Fast polite service, great food, 5 stars.
Kiera Khadijah via google.com - Apr 7, 2021
Neil St. Blues has some of the best food in town, hands down. Literally everything on their menu is on-point. Their catfish is unmatched in Champaign/Urbana. I recently ordered some food from them through DoorDash (the pick 3 meal with catfish, chicken, shrimp, and 2 sides, which were collard greens with turkey and red beans and rice ... read more
Daniel Brown via google.com - Mar 24, 2021
Came here on the recommendation of coworkers. This place did not disappoint! The Creole pasta was delicious! The service was on point. Very beautiful interior. The menu was diverse without being overwhelming. My boyfriend and I both ordered meals to go AFTER dining in ๐Ÿ˜†! Bring your appetite! Highly recommended!
Cindia Fields via google.com - Mar 24, 2021
I tried the blues burger and it was pretty good! The draft beer was nice and cold. The customer service was on point! Oh and I met a couple of cool people while I was at the bar. ๐Ÿ˜ I'll definitely be going back and highly recommend.
A J via google.com - Mar 20, 2021
Great place ... read more
Marsha D via google.com - Mar 18, 2021
Amazing food, great atmosphere, super dope music for all the family! Food was hot, and super tasty!
Stephanie Taylor via google.com - Mar 18, 2021
I went to Neil St Blues for the very first time, on my birthday n I had a wonderful time n fabulous service. I recommend Neil St Blues to any n everyone!!
Kim Smith via google.com - Mar 14, 2021
Best sandwich I've ever had ... read more
EJ via google.com - Mar 14, 2021
Food was very good! My order for curbside pickup was ready on time! Reasonably priced!! I'll be back!!
DEOSIA Miller via google.com - Mar 7, 2021
Delicious! The catfish, wings, macaroni and cheese, fried green tomatoes, remoulade, potato salad, and shrimp and grits are all so amazingly good! I canโ€™t wait to try other items on the menu.
Ashley Buerkett via google.com - Mar 6, 2021
I needed food for my soul today. I ordered takeout form Neil Street Blues after a long day at work, and was more than satisfied with my meal!!! Kudos to Neil Street Blues for a soul satisfying end to my day!! #catfishdinner #ribtips ... read more
Dawn Clark via google.com - Mar 3, 2021
Great place to take your date ... read more
Alvin Davis via google.com - Feb 28, 2021
The servers are very attentive. This was my third time here and everything I've tried was delicious! Highly recommend.
Tara Stigers via google.com - Feb 26, 2021
Food was great, service was great and a very safe environment.
Gayle B via google.com - Feb 21, 2021
I ordered delivery last night and it was absolutely fantastic! The Cajun Alfredo was delicious, but the hushpuppies and banana pudding were the best we ever had! Definitely ordering again!
greenstatic 92 via google.com - Feb 19, 2021
The food was supreme!
DIY With Emily! via google.com - Jan 23, 2021
Shrimp and grits is so soulful. Everything from the fish,sides,specials are delicious. Great employees & cooks. Everything taste so flavorful and rich. I totally recommend Neil Street Blues! Keep up the good work !!
LaShendria Wyatt via google.com - Nov 22, 2020
Original creole/Cajun cooking.
Kevin J. Milam via google.com - Nov 11, 2020
Very very good food.๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘ ... read more
Michael wilson via google.com - Nov 7, 2020
Service is always super even when they have a full house. There was quick, helpful, and friendly service.
Earl Steele via google.com - Nov 5, 2020
Food Amazing staff very helpful and our experiences good ... read more
delores Jordan via google.com - Oct 11, 2020
Owners are very nice wait staff food was awsome keep up the good work ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฟ ... read more
John Moore Sr via google.com - Oct 11, 2020
Awesome awesome place!
Ferris Archie via google.com - Oct 7, 2020
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jennifer holm via google.com - Sep 27, 2020
The food iS ALL GOOD! Tried a few apps fried green tomatoes, fried pickles, Philly cheese egg rolls. Ribs and fried chicken where great!
James Cole via google.com - Sep 19, 2020
The food was excellent and staff was very nice. I had alligator po'boy. The shrimp po'boy had a nice kick. Banana pudding was best I have ever had. Philly steak egg rolls were really good and we had another appetizer that was very good as well. Honestly it is hard to pick the menu in general sounds great.
Jason Abrams via google.com - Sep 18, 2020
Great food and service as always. Wonderful job with following guidelines during covid ... read more
Courtney Anderson via google.com - Sep 11, 2020
Courtney is the best and food was great,!!!! it was my first time there today . Yes We will be back ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜ ... read more
Lori Wilson via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
Chicken was good the greens wasnt that tasty ... read more
Gordon Dancy via google.com - Aug 29, 2020
Neil St. Blues is one of the best all around places to eat in Central Illinois. Their menu contains some staple options, as well as plant-based substitutes. Neil St. Blues also has a full bar with a great drink menu. This black owned business is just a block from the Hyatt in downtown Urbana.
Michael Raices via google.com - Aug 27, 2020
Best place to get catfish and soul food sides! Catfish is crispy and perfectly seasoned. Mac n cheese has just enough salt and pepper. Greens are real and not from a can! And the cornbread is soft. Overall great place to eat!
Jazzmin Byler via google.com - Aug 27, 2020
This place is AMAZING! The food was cooked to ๐Ÿ‘Œ and seasoned very well! The customer service was great. Friendly staff.
winnie williams via google.com - Aug 26, 2020
I will be back with my friends. Wish it was closer to my house, I would come every week.
Terry Booker via google.com - Aug 23, 2020
Frog legs are delish. Drinks are delish. Food is full of flavor & youโ€™ll definitely need a box to take your food home. Jul was our server & heโ€™s the BEST. Weโ€™ll be back.
Lena Becerra via google.com - Aug 21, 2020
Me and my partner had mixed reviews on our takeout order. I got the Blues Burger which was super delicious! My partner got the yardbird and the two of us werenโ€™t very big fans.
Danny Clark via google.com - Aug 17, 2020
Absolutely love the food, ambiance, and service. The owners are great people who really care about bringing amazing soul food to Champaign. Canโ€™t wait to see how this restaurant grows!!
Ashley via google.com - Aug 17, 2020
Honestly one of the best places to eat in Champaign. Absolute banger. Ordered a vegan burger and it was top notch. Owner was busy at the bar but still stopped by our table to talk to us. I'd love to come again to see the live music.
Naopan Ride via google.com - Aug 15, 2020
Good friend chicken and corn bread. Easy pickup ... read more
Tom Fidanza via google.com - Aug 11, 2020
Great food always ... read more
Team 28Straight via google.com - Aug 11, 2020
Amazing food... Definitely on my list to re visit... Have to try the fried green tomatoes... Delicious.
wilson llumiquinga via google.com - Aug 8, 2020
Loved it! It's also great that they have the option of dining in, outdoor seating and takeout. I had the deep fried Catfish Fillet Dinner with sides of sweet potato fries , red beans & rice. I especially enjoyed the sweet potato fries. It's one of the best I've had - looks visually appealing and tastes great. A mix of waffle-looks an ... read more
Isaiah Baba via google.com - Aug 5, 2020
Great service. Fast. Definitely delicious. Needed more salt in the greens and a tad bit more sugar in the sweet potatoes, but Iโ€™m from southern Indiana and we like sweet and salty.
Joe Bell via google.com - Jul 26, 2020
Best food ever. Clean and welcoming atmosphere. I ALWAYS stop when I'm traveling I-74. Love this place!!!!
Dural Bond via google.com - Jul 25, 2020
Great service with a family atmosphere ... read more
talon g via google.com - Jul 24, 2020
Great customer service...food was good... fresh...nice portions...will go back ... read more
Sugar Wilson via google.com - Jul 24, 2020
Great food. Great atmosphere!
Shavone Taylor via google.com - Jul 21, 2020
Service was a little slow but my food was great!!
Kayana White via google.com - Jul 7, 2020
Great service. They are doing a great job complying with covid regulations. Fried chicken was amazing, shrimp and grits needed a touch of salt but that is what hot sauce is for! Overall highly recommend supporting this great local business. Looking forward to when they can have live music.
Mark Athey via google.com - Jul 7, 2020
DELICIOUS! We ordered off of GrubHub, got catfish, which came with mac and cheese and candied yams, a vegan oyster mushroom po boy sandwich, and extra fries. We live across town from Neil Street blues about 5 miles and our food was delivered hot. The cat fish was meaty and succulent, crispy on the outside with a mild seasoned breadin ... read more
Landon Stark via google.com - Jul 3, 2020
Awesome ... read more
Donald Brown via google.com - Jun 28, 2020
Good food ... read more
Carolyn Johnson via google.com - Apr 25, 2020
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