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2017 Restaurant Year-End Review

Okay, those of you who visited all of the restaurants we featured in the 2017 Local Flavor articles, please raise your hands. Some of...

Silver Spoon Restaurant [VIDEO]

Blanketing a vast low-lying stretch of valley along the Mississippi River in East Dubuque, IL, is Frenchtress Lake. Eleazer and Diadamia Frentress, for whom...

East Mill Bakeshop & Catering [VIDEO]

620 Grandview Ave. has long been a “sweet spot” in Dubuque. Beginning as the T.J. Donahue Grocery Store in 1900, there have been many...

Breitbach’s Country Dining [VIDEO]

People travel from all around the world to see the mighty Mississippi River. Where its flowing waters slice between Wisconsin and Iowa, you’ll find...

The Filament Meetery + Eatery [VIDEO]

After nine years in Dubuque, the Diamond Jo Casino introduces an addition that will indeed complement the experience of visiting patrons. “Synergy and opportunity”...

Magoo’s Pizza

Not all pizza is created equal. Because there’s pizza, and then there’s Magoo’s Pizza. Ma-who’s? Magoo’s Pizza, located at 1875 University Ave. in Dubuque, is...

Iowa Wine Trail – Upper Mississippi Valley Wine Region

Now is the time of year when folks are looking for a get-away weekend or maybe a day trip. If you like wine and...

Brazen Open Kitchen | Bar

“I always loved sports, and I played them all. Yet while I was good enough to get on the court or field, I was...

The Taste of Thailand at Lina’s Thai Bistro

Last weekend, Melanie and I arrived at the decision to indulge in the national cuisine of the Kingdom of Thailand, which, throughout its history,...

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,...