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Maize Mexican Grill

60 E Green St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5364
+1 217-355-6400
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (16 reviews)
“gorditas” (4 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
60 E Green St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5364
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Needed my Mexican food mix, and I was not disappointed. Very fresh and plenty of flavor. The chips are the heartier style of chips, and the salsa is great. We had the beef fajitas, chicken quesadilla, and chicken nachos. The servings are ample (we should...More

Thank readergirl1228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect for a light lunch. You get chips and salsa while waiting. I ordered the taco de Lo mo (thinly sliced ribeye), carbs asada (steak) taco, and the chicken taco. The taco de Lo mo was the best of the three for me. Tasty and...More

Thank honeybee1214
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Maize in The Station downtown Champaign. The restaurant was originally opened in the campus town area in 2011 with lines out the door and limited seating so this is a refreshing change. I have been 4 times all with different guests...More

Thank karen a
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Really like the Mexican Food here. Its really authentic! Homemade salsas, corn tortillas etc. We always get the fish tacos and beef burritoes, plus of course the chips and salsa. Yum!

Thank MelindaIllinois
Reviewed 21 January 2018

We went to The Station location as there wasn't appropriate seating on Green St. We were seated promptly and service was good. The menu seemed a little short on choices, most were items to be order singly, rather than a meal with 2 or 3...More

Thank cmitch920
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

First time to try this restaurant with all the hype. Very disappointed in the service. Soup was cool and food just okay. Service was bad. Waiter never came and cleaned off our plates. We ordered 2 bottles of wine so you would think he would...More

2  Thank dlicsr1
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I surely don't know what the hype is about: The restaurant seems now able to even open a second location in the old train station in Champaign. While this decision was the 'Kiss-of-death' for many eateries before we will see how 'Maize' will be doing....More

2  Thank travelpr0123
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and a beautiful private room with carved dark wood bar and a two walls of windows. Upscale Mexican all you could eat tacos with handmade ( in front of us) tortilla outside on the patio. Then Tory grilled in a special grill and...More

Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

wow.. don't understand all the hype to be honest.. hipsters drinking Rice water and scarfing tortas that are flavorless, chips that are fresh.. but BLAND .. and the salsa comes in a shot glass.. let me say that again.. a shot glass.. yes you have...More

1  Thank Beachman2142
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We got wrong food and waited 20 minuters for the food. Don't go to this place, they are worthless!!!!

2  Thank Carl M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E Green St, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61820-5364
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-355-6400
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