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Whether you enjoy cheese and wine, a juicy burger, or a spicy tuna roll, downtown Iowa City has a restaurant for you! Even better, many of the restaurants have outdoor seating so you can surround yourself with the beauty and culture of the City. Check out all of your food and drink options on the Iowa City Downtown District website.


Food and Drink

From clothing to books, to handcrafted jewelry, you will find over 70 locally owned businesses in Downtown Iowa City. With multiple events throughout the year including the summertime sidewalk sales and the farmers market, you have the opportunity to explore it all!


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Plan your trip to Iowa City by checking out local events, exploring the historical buildings and sites or even taking a day trip to the many nearby towns!

Event Calendar    Historical Sites    Day Trip Adventures