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The bartenders pour a good drink... but it's the pizza that is the true reason to visit Esquire Lounge. They serve the absolute best pizza in Champaign. You won't find that fun tip advertised anywhere.
This is one of our favorite places to eat before an ILLINI basketball game. We usually always get the steak sandwiches which we love!! So flavorful and tender. The sandwiches come with a bag of chips but can get other sides for a small up...More
We where in Champaign for police convention and we had to find a place for lunch, so took the car to downtown on Neil 1st which has all the restaurants that we needed? Picked the closest one with outdoor seating, we sat inside anyway because...More
The Esquire Lounge has been one of those “go to” locations in Champaign, Illinois for decades and it is well-deserved. They are not only a very nice lounge with a full bar, but their food is very good too. Their burgers have always been one...More
The Esquire is a unique local bar where all are welcome--children, college students, and adults. The bar food is good, and I especially like the fried broccoli and the chicken sandwich. Free peanuts in the shell, and you can throw the shells on the floor....More
we popped in for a quick lunchtime drink - sat at the bar - it was a busy Friday lunchtime - service a little on the slow side but they were busy - beer was ice cold - did not eat whist we were there...More
Feel comfortable if you're older, this is not a youngster crowd. Food was all very good and great service considering how busy they were. Very laid back and friendly atmosphere. Can't go wrong stopping by here.
I recommend the fish or the steak sandwich, the portobello mushroom sandwich was not as tasty according to my husband. Somehow I missed this local treasure when I actually lived in Champaign years ago, but I thoroughly enjoyed having lunch there on Monday and will...More