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Radio Maria

119 N Walnut St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4009
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“tapas” (45 reviews)
“torte” (3 reviews)
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Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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119 N Walnut St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4009
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chef here takes ordinary dishes and transforms them into dishes that you will not eat elsewhere. Everything I have had here has been delicious. This is a place for your foodie friends. It has a strong European flavor.

Thank pmoeser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had family visiting from Texas and they asked about eating here. I explained IMHO the place lacks consistency. Dinner last night was a perfect example. We ordered three appetizers: Risotto Cakes (more like a ball), Brussel Sprouts and Hummus. The Brussels Sprouts were excellent....More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for something different with a Cuban and Spanish flare, this place is for you. Tapas menu changes. Servings are on the smaller side. I enjoyed the tuna with an avocado and cucumber salad. This is available in appetizer and dinner sizes....More

Thank Kathryn W
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We booked back in February to make sure we got a table at Radio Maria for graduation lunch, and I'm so glad we did. We clearly aren't the only ones who have a deep appreciation for Radio Maria. We've been here several times before and...More

Thank TravelHound_12
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Funky and fun with delicious tapas! Attentive and friendly service. Jen, our server, gets 5 stars! Highly recommend !

Thank listka
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the menu and the interior. Food and service were great! We would highly recommend for a couple family or big group.

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We went here mid week for tapas-as-dinner. Radio Maria has one room with a bar, and another that is a sit-down restaurant. We are in the bar half, because we like ambiance to the room. We also like restaurants with hardwood floor, because carpets in...More

Thank marchtraveler2015
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Good FOOD. Great Food. Bad Coffee. Coffee is a must man. Drinks are costly, so will be heavy on your wallet. but yeah, champaign is costly now so yeah will have to dole out 45 bucks for Bloodymary + Food and Bad Coffee!

Thank Anirudh K
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to take a first date. It's appetizer menu is a cultural colidiscope of yummy bliss. Don't pass this one up!

Thank Shannah C
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We had such high hopes for this Spanish restaurant. The interior is beautiful. The ceiling has tin tiles and the walls are covered with amazing art. We were seated promptly upon arriving. We ordered drinks and apps. They came out quickly and were very tasty....More

Thank ralstonChicago
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
10:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 N Walnut St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-4009
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: 217-398-7729
  • E-mail
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