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Crane Alley

€€ - €€€American, ,
115 W Main St, Ste 1, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-2722
+1 217-384-7526
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (11 reviews)
“minestrone” (2 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
€€ - €€€
115 W Main St, Ste 1, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-2722
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

My 13-year-old daughter (who looks 18) and I went after listening to music in downtown Urbana. We just had salads and fried macaroni, but it was delicious. Our waiter Raoul/Pablo was a lot of fun and simply charming. (Love, Jenny and Stacy)

Thank Katrina O
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I got a BBQ burger and fries. They made me a lettuce wrap instead of a bun which was nice. I got to sit outside away from the bar and noise. I didn't have to wait long for my food. The staff were very friendly...More

Thank ruuree
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I ate there several times during my one month research stay at UIUC. Food and service was always great!! Keep it up !

1  Thank Sven R
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first time there. Food was great, as well as the service. We didn't have any wait at all. I had a BBQ burger and my other half had a Rueben sandwich. Will definitely go there again.

1  Thank Janice D
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Monday lunch...arrived shortly before noon. Greeted warmly and promptly by server. Choose soup of day...minestrone and turkey pita. Very good lunch. Friendly staff.

1  Thank 61801_wanderingfool
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Pretty extensive beer selection. If you're there to eat, try the turkey reuben sandwich with sweet potato fries! I like to play a game of 8-ball while I'm there. Great atmosphere and staff.

1  Thank JoeSaber0
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for a late afternoon lunch on a Saturday, so we're unable to take advantage of the lunch specials which ended at 2. I had a burger, and my friend had a Reuben. Both were good. If you love beer, looks like a...More

1  Thank Linda60188
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We were part of a private party in the loft area. The hosts selected the menu and it was served buffet style. Everything was all very good and the beer selection is fantastic!!

1  Thank 901MichelleC
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Nice little restaurant with a cool vibe! Went with friends and sat outside. It was such a nice outdoor setting. We enjoyed appetizers and flights. I'd go back for sure

1  Thank Kara P
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We have always had great meals and appetizers. Somewhere different to go. We have always had good service.

2  Thank Paula R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
American, Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 W Main St, Ste 1, Urbana, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61801-2722
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Urbana
  • Phone Number: +1 217-384-7526
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