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La Chiesa - CLOSED

24 W Park St, Spencer, IA 51301-4214
+1 712-580-4520
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good16%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible11%
23 Jan 2014
“No longer open”
30 Nov 2012
“Great Meal!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
24 W Park St, Spencer, IA 51301-4214
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 23 January 2014

This business is no longer open it is closed . Same building is now Gary's on the River. entirely different menu and ambience.

Thank nwiaguy
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Husband and I went there for his birthday. He ordered the rigatoni and I ordered the red snapper entree. Both meals were great. The only complaint would be that not all of the pasta is homemade. The prices are higher and smaller portions are served,...More

Thank Heidi F
Reviewed 29 November 2012 via mobile

A few days later we ate at a couple of the best places in Iowa City comparable food but IC prices were double. We wiil be back!

Thank GregoryGW
Reviewed 19 September 2012

There was a group of a dozen of us that decided to try La Chiesa while in town for the fair. As far as our experience here is how it went: The special for the night was sirloin, so most of us ordered that (7...More

Thank Jenna S
Reviewed 28 August 2012

I had the eggplant ravioli and it was really good but the other food we had was average and the portions were small for the price in a place like Spencer.

Thank LindaR R
Reviewed 22 July 2012

I like to meet my gal pals here for lunch because the food is good and the price is right, but dinner is a different story. Our husbands don't likr to eat here because the prices are high and they leave hungry.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 10 July 2012

I love that they change their menu and source some food locally. Plus I can honestly say that their gelato is the best I've had, and that includes the gelato we had in Italy. It is such a treat to have access to this quality...More

Thank prrfrm
Reviewed 8 July 2012

I love the church setting, but please realize that it's a hike to get up the stairs. They have a chair lift if you want to use that. We tried their Mother's Day brunch and left hungry, broke and not impressed. We've eaten there a...More

Thank TravelDebIowa
Reviewed 7 June 2012

Chef trained in Nappa Valley and Chicago has put Spencer ,Iowa on the foodie map of Iowa. The views from the waterside room are quite relaxing. The wait staff is very attentive. The food was very flavorful and very well prepared. The timing was perfect...More

Thank bobkat
Reviewed 22 May 2012 via mobile

Just to start, neither tables nor seats were cleanly wiped dow in our booth, and a relatively inattentive wait staff that seem like new hires rather than experienced wait staff. The food was flavorful and well prepared though the sandwich was a little skimpy on...More

Thank Gregmor
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Restaurant Details

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US$15 - US$20
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 W Park St, Spencer, IA 51301-4214
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Spencer
  • Phone Number: +1 712-580-4520
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