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Carolyn Johnson via google.com - Apr 25, 2020
Great addition to downtown Champaign ...
Great addition to downtown Champaign. Love the food, love the vibe. Service is great. Ever since Seaboat closed I have struggled to find somewhere that can fry fish right, Neil Street Blues does!  Fried catfish is excellent, perfectly seasoned and crispy. All the sides I've tried have been good. Jambalaya dinner portion is huge and t ... read more
Dorothy L. via yelp.com - Mar 28, 2020
The ribs are amazing as were the collard greens. I ordered from grubhub but I'll have to go to the actual location soon to try the rest of the menu ... read more
Ian Kidder via google.com - Mar 19, 2020
The McMullens do a great job!!
Brandi Cross via google.com - Mar 17, 2020
Wonderful food, wonderful service, wonderful banana pudding!!
Sabrina Scott via google.com - Mar 9, 2020
Great service and equally great food ... read more
Bobby Wasabi via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Performed here before with our band (KALESA) and we loved the atmosphere, the food, and the staff. The owner, Gayle, is wonderful! I work part-time at the Hampton Inn Urbana, and I always recommend their restaurant when people ask for food places downtown to our guests 💕 ... read more
Therese Lu via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
Deliciousness and great atmosphere! Service was wonderful too.
Rj Osler via google.com - Mar 7, 2020
The William marsales blues band frikn rocks! My first time in champagne and. It was awsome ... read more
Donna Daily via google.com - Mar 1, 2020
Great Food!!! Great Sounds!!! Good Atmosphere for a date!!!! Great and personalized service!!!!
William Bess via google.com - Mar 1, 2020
Neil's is outstanding best seafood ...
Neil's is outstanding best seafood in Champaign! I would recommend it anyone who loves seafood.
Joe S. via yelp.com - Feb 29, 2020
I have been here 3 times and enjoyed ...
I have been here 3 times and enjoyed it thoroughly.  The food and service are both wonderful. My favorites are the hush puppies, crab cakes, and catfish tacos.
Sally S. via yelp.com - Feb 27, 2020
The Good Food Is Great! The Staff Are So Friendly And Welcoming!
Michelle Valadez via google.com - Feb 26, 2020
Sunday brunch 11-3. Plenty of tasty choices..appetite needed ... read more
james mobley via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
The Good Food Is Great! The Staff Are So Friendly And Welcoming!
Michelle Fourman via google.com - Feb 23, 2020
I recently went here for Valentines Day! We ordered the blues burger and it was absolutely delicious. The music was wonderful and overall this is a great place to check out.
Sharon Palli via google.com - Feb 15, 2020
Had a great time. The band was hot.
Regina Mcdonald via google.com - Feb 15, 2020
Had a blast, music and crowd were great!
Jim Pennebaker via google.com - Feb 14, 2020
We had a great time. Easy atmosphere, fun people.
Justin Cochran via google.com - Feb 9, 2020
Chef Curtis is a master, and this was our first time back in the area since he launched his new restaurant. We expected top-notch soul food and our every expectation was met and exceeded! Great atmosphere, congenial service, and delectable food. We will definitely return!
Jeni Weidenbenner via google.com - Feb 8, 2020
Great food and servers ... read more
Julie Parrish via google.com - Feb 6, 2020
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Shana Franzen via google.com - Feb 5, 2020
Not alot of options but staff was friendly ... read more
Karissa Northway via google.com - Jan 27, 2020
Love the place. Food is good. Go and have fun.
Simon Hill via google.com - Jan 22, 2020
Great food wonderful entertainment great night out ... read more
michael sherfield via google.com - Jan 16, 2020
Had an AWESOME TIME ... read more
David McGill via google.com - Jan 14, 2020
I went to buffet on Sundays from 11am til 3pm. And experience the most awesome brunch . Everything was very fresh and hot and taste so delicious .
Daryon McDanil via google.com - Jan 14, 2020
My Sorority #Deltagirl had our Founders fellowship this afternoon. The food was delicious. The staff was wonderful. Very attentive. I look forward to going back.
Maria Shaw via google.com - Jan 13, 2020
This is a place where you love ...
This is a place where you love to hate or hate to love if that makes sense.  We've been several times because the food that we've ordered has been really good.  The hate part is the service and the bartending.  There always seems to be plenty of people meandering around, but no one actually helps you.   We wait for someone to finally ... read more
Debrah S. via yelp.com - Jan 13, 2020
I had it delivered so no comment on the service but The ribs were very good! Very meaty and portions very generous. Sweet sauce just right.
markus23 via google.com - Dec 29, 2019
Lovely safe and friendly place ... read more
Starr Suitt via google.com - Dec 29, 2019
Our server, Jalisa, was so friendly and fast! Our first time visiting and we were very pleased. The shrimp and grits were amazing. My hubby and son both ordered the ribs, I sampled both~sweet and spicy. The meat just fell off the bone and both sauces were good. The atmosphere was comfortable, with downtown street views on both sides.
Annie H via google.com - Dec 28, 2019
I had a delivery, so no comment ...
I had a delivery, so no comment in the service but The ribs were very good! Very meaty and portions very generous. Sweet sauce just right. Corn bread yum!
Markus23 .. via yelp.com - Dec 28, 2019
Great service and food ... read more
Sharva Hampton-Campbell via google.com - Dec 26, 2019
Alright ... read more
Celebrity.Dancer via google.com - Dec 26, 2019
Great food and service!
Shobia Smith via google.com - Dec 25, 2019
We came here after my cousin's ...
We came here after my cousin's graduation from UofI. Michael S. was so very kind. He took such good care of us as our server. And Jamelynn was gracious too.

The food was so good. I had fried catfish, collard greens and fried okra. Everything was delicious. If I ever have the opportunity to come back to Champaign, Neil's is wh
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Asia C. via yelp.com - Dec 21, 2019
Really clean and really great food.
Kevin K. via google.com - Dec 18, 2019
Had a delicious 😋 dinner, with friends. This place never disappoints.
Jennifer Blackwell via google.com - Dec 18, 2019
Food was good, music was awesome, be prepared for it to be loud in there ... read more
Jordan Kennedy via google.com - Dec 5, 2019
The owner, she's one of the nicest people you Want to meet. The staff is great food is phenomenal ... read more
kimani rashad via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
Delicious food! Music and aura is wonderful. Great date nite location.
Mel Jane via google.com - Nov 30, 2019
Great food and staff ... read more
Tre Hawkins via google.com - Nov 26, 2019
Atmosphere was great, service was outstanding.
Carlos Risby via google.com - Nov 24, 2019
Great buffet ... read more
Shelia Butts via google.com - Nov 24, 2019
I need somewhere to unwind.
Jay McKinley via google.com - Nov 24, 2019
Excellent service, amazing food and strong flavorful drinks. Management is superb and go above and beyond to make customers happy. This is a go to stop for the weekends or any week day happy hour!
Angel Warren via google.com - Nov 22, 2019
Neil St. Blues provides great values that is hard to find in this town. Their portions are generous for the price point and both times I've been here, the food I ordered was delicious. The fried catfish special with spaghetti is delicious and last night I had the gulf shrimp boil which included a pound of jumbo shrimp, potatoes, two ... read more
Kelly T via google.com - Nov 21, 2019
Excellent bartenders and great Cajun food!
Loren Lockhart via google.com - Nov 18, 2019
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