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Orchard Green

521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
+1 319-354-1642
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This well kept secret has an upstairs dining room and a downstairs dining lounge with bar. A friend and I had the most amazing meal. We each had salads, she had a pasta dish and I had Rainbow Trout. I live on the east coast...More

Thank CLMessmer
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Will be our restaurant for great dining! Loved the atmosphere, great waitress. My husband appreciates,a good steak, and really enjoyed it!

Thank SpauldingInn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made the long drive for our anniversary and we're not disappointed. From the atmosphere to the service and of course, the food, everything was fantastic. Will definitely be back! Highly recommend.

Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We live in the Quad Cities and wanted to find a new place to celebrate our anniversary. Orchard Green received many nice reviews in our internet searches and a reservation was made. It's off the beaten path with its entry off what appears to be...More

Thank MMM_and_MPM
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice high end dining in Iowa City Diverse menu Excellent service Escargot was unique Entrees were top notch !

Thank Myron L
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Overall atmosphere is relaxing perfect lighting and cozy booths. Highly recommend the escargot hourdevour and lamb chop entree. Had an awesome server. Defiantly will be going back...

Thank ShannonMarie78
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Phenomenal menu- we have been several times and are never disappointed! Mother's Day Brunch is bar none the best in town!

Thank hmbd2016
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

What a fun meal! The staff were great! I did not know what to order for all the options. The waitress said if I ordered the fillet mignon I would dream about that steak for a week. Since I stay away from steak she suggested...More

Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We had a deligthful dinner for 3 on a cold Saturday evening, which started with relaxing cocktails, a very dirty martini, Havana, and a bourbon concotion. We decided to share 2 appetizers which were delicious, the charcuterie board of smoked fishes and mussels. For our...More

Thank mcarter583
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This was one of the best meals that I have ever had in a restaurant. Fine dining at its best. Put this place in the middle of Manhattan and you would have to wait two months for a reservation. The restaurant is large, very attractive,...More

Thank GuitarPlayer2006
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Do you take reservations for special occasions?
29 July 2015|
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Response from Alice K | Reviewed this property |
Yes; they take reservations. They are needed especially on weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-354-1642
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A one of a kind venue with out of this world cuisine . It's big city dining in downtown Iowa city!
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