There is no shortage of good dining options at the Research Park. From restaurants to food trucks, there are diverse options for every Champaign-Urbana foodie.

If you’re looking for sit-down eats at the Research Park, the I Hotel and Conference Center houses Research Park’s premier restaurant, Houlihan’s. Stop by for a full meal, a cup of coffee, or drinks after work. Houlihan’s features cuisine that will awaken your taste buds with a sizzling infusion of fresh ingredients and bold flavors. Call 217-819-5005 for reservations. 

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For a casual lunch or a quick bite on the go, Champaign-Urbana’s food trucks cannot be beat. Due to the pandemic, food trucks have been slow to come back to Research Park – we hope to see a more robust rotation soon. Here are the food trucks that are currently booked:

  • Piato – Mondays (beginning June 28, 2021)

If you are a food truck vendor who would like to be scheduled at Research Park, contact Cathy McArthur, Corporate Events and Programming Coordinator, at