Local Flavor

Local Flavor

Food for Thought at Inspire Café

These inspiring words were spoken on the silver screen by prizefighter Rocky Balboa in 1976, the year of the USA’s bicentennial celebration. These words,...

Is Your Dietary Intake Plant-Based?

Whether you hear it from Dr. Oz, who says “Plant-based eating is the biggest movement of 2017” or from experts such as Scott and Beth...

At the Junction

Junction 21, located along Old Highway 20 just west of Dubuque, has quite a few pleasant surprises in store for visitors. For instance, they...

The Barrel House

The Barrelhouse opened its doors as Dubuque’s newest featured foodie attraction on December 29, 2016, yet the building it calls home is anything but...

Breitbach’s Country Dining

A beautiful winter drive along the Great River Road, through rolling hills with breathtaking views, will lead you to Breitbach’s Country Dining in Balltown,...

The Hy-Vee Market Grille

There are more than just smiles in every aisle at the Hy-Vee on South Locust in Dubuque. The store also features a remarkable restaurant,...

The French Inspired Café Fraiche

Café Fraiche, a local Dubuque restaurant, will be celebrating its one-year anniversary on September 3. This quaint, French inspired café is a dining delight...

Stone City’s General Store and Pub

The magnificent eastern Iowa landscape has been immortalized in many paintings over the years. One of these paintings is Stone City Iowa by Grant...

Bluff Lake – Somewhere in Iowa

Some fish stories are big, some fish stories are small, this fish story, however, is very tasty. This whopper of a story began in...

The River Rock Kitchen and Tap

The Kinseth Hospitality Companies, located in North Liberty, IA, owns and operates multiple hotels including the Holiday Inn in historic downtown Dubuque. The Holiday...