SingleSpeed Brewing Company is chock-full of historic character, ice-cold beer and mouthwatering food. While each of its three Iowa locations is different in its own way, the SingleSpeed vibe and culture is constant throughout.
Dubuque’s Millwork area once filled with lumber warehouses and turn-of-the-century industry is now an up-and-coming neighborhood going through a complete revitalization, and Brazen Open Kitchen is at the center of it all.
Backpocket Brewing, located in the vibrant and booming Iowa River Landing district in Coralville, is home to a wide selection of locally crafted brews, brick-oven pizza and a large shaded patio and beer garden.
Come for the craft beer; stay for the food, fun and hip atmosphere at 7 Hills Brewing Company in Dubuque’s Historic Millwork District. Calling 10,000 square feet in a century-old former warehouse building home, 7 Hills’ vibe is half German beer hall, half creative industrial space.
Serving up fresh, flavorful and bright dishes inspired by East Asian recipes, Oolong Asian Cuisine is a delightful Dubuque lunch or dinner spot for Iowans and out-of-towners alike.
Unimpaired Dry Bar is a unique and trendy establishment located in the heart of Iowa City, marking the nation’s first full-service bar that only serves drinks that are free of alcohol.
The Class Act Restaurant in Cedar Rapids serves more than the perfect combination of approachable and upscale eats and cocktails. It is a real-life learning vessel for students enrolled in the Hospitality Arts programs at Kirkwood Community College.
Sacred Cow Tavern is one of the few restaurants in the Oak Hill Jackson neighborhood, located right outside the Newbo District in Cedar Rapids. It opened in October of 2022, serving pub-style dishes in a unique, cozy and inviting atmosphere.
Woman-owned and -operated The Green House is a plant-themed cocktail lounge, located in Downtown Iowa City. Opened in early September 2022, The Green House focuses on crafting delicious plant-inspired cocktails, as well as offering an inviting and calm atmosphere.
350 First has the best seats in the house when it comes to a bird’s-eye view of Downtown Cedar Rapids. Located on the 16th floor of DoubleTree by Hilton, the modern and contemporary restaurant offers lunch, dinner and breakfast service not only to hotel guests, but the general public.