Easter is right around the corner. And in the spirit of getting your Easter dining plans sorted sooner rather than later, now’s the perfect time to confirm your holiday dinner reservation at one of the state’s best restaurants. Here are the best Easter dining spots to try in Iowa.
And if you’d rather enjoy an Easter dining celebration at home and avoid the crowds altogether, there’s even plenty of festivities for you.
Council Bluffs’ newest downtown cafe, Stella & Irene’s, is now open and serving up a wide variety of healthy dishes and baked pastry goods—perfect for a decadent Easter breakfast or boutique brunch celebration on the holiday.
Sunday brunch specials are returning to The View at Mahoney State Park just in time for Easter dining celebrations. From classic breakfast staples to mashed potatoes, casseroles and a handful of other Easter-centric treats, visitors will get to enjoy the works at one of Iowa’s most gorgeous lodge’s.
Edison’s Eatery—a beloved dining destination in Cedar Rapids—is set to host its annual, all-day brunch buffet which is chock-full of delicious breakfast delicacies and dishes.
Homegrown American fare is the cuisine of choice at North Liberty’s Tin Roost—and the restaurant just announced that they revamped their menu just in time for upcoming Easter gatherings. Stop in for a decadent brunch through 2 p.m.
The Class Act Restaurant at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center in Eastern Iowa is one of the state’s finest dining establishments—and it’s also home to annual brunch specials that includes everything from a breakfast sandwich and fruit parfait to omelet burritos and more.
Goldfinch Tap and Eatery is Marion’s premier contemporary American restaurant. And from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Easter Day, guests can indulge in a world-class brunch menu that includes specialty pancakes—loved by locals and tourists alike.
Atlantic, Iowa’s Produce in the Park Farmer’s Market is slated to take place two days before Easter on Friday, April 15—and will feature plenty of Easter dinner dishes, basket treats and other spring goodies that are sure to make your at-home dining celebrations all the more memorable.