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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...

Brewing up some Food and Fun at the Brew & Brew

There is quite a buzz brewing in Dyersville, IA about a local coffee shop that recently opened under new ownership. Brew & Brew was...

Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill [VIDEO]

“Ól, Céol agus Craic” (A good pint, great music, and wonderful entertainment) -Frank O’Dowd, 1902-2000 Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill is Galena, Illinois’ premier...

Brazen Open Kitchen and Bar Celebrates First Birthday [VIDEO]

Brazen Open Kitchen and Bar is located on the corner of 10th St. and Washington in Dubuque’s most up and coming area for growth...

Houlihan’s has it All

Did you know that there is a restaurant in Dubuque, IA whose brand started out as a department store in 1972? It’s true! Houlihan’s...

Caroline’s Restaurant in the Hotel Julien Dubuque

Dubuque is definitely rich with history. Old cobblestone streets wind through the downtown area past local landmarks and buildings. Those streets lead to the...

One Eleven Main

Just a short drive from many tri-state communities, Galena, IL offers many things to do. There are quaint shops to peruse, hiking and biking...

Catfish Charlie’s Keeps it Cajun

For ten years, Catfish Charlie’s has been a locally-owned, comfortable, and unique restaurant nestled along the river’s edge in Dubuque, IA. It is owned...