Eat, drink and play locally.

Iowa City Alive helps you find and share the best locally owned places in Iowa City. If you usually visit chains and franchises, we have those too, but we're going to do our best to convert you to local connoisseurs like us!

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Esba 21 gave Los Portales 3 Stars

We have eaten here for yrs.. Sad a rift between owners is causing a decline in the food quality and staff attitude. Yesterday a man sat in a booth for 70 minutes.. In jeans and flip flops talking on ... (see full review)

Ali gave Los Portales 4 Stars

Oi emmones mirkewn me ton Ant1 exei katanthsei grafiko....Sas xalaei to kanali h to programma dn mporw na katalavw eilikrina!!! To 2o nai 8a to katalavw gousta einai auta o ka8enas oti 8elei vlepei. T... (see full review)

Abbey gave Capanna Coffee & Gelato 5 Stars

Sounds like the event was exciting being the chuaeffur for all the stuff that you have to have. It is all based on the price of the items. Sure was too bad that I was unable to make the event this yea... (see full review)

matiana gomez gave Los Portales 1 Star

It sucks big time....... we have been there a couple times cause its right on the road after coing from the hospital, anyway I will never go back!! reason is that the waiters pay much more attention t... (see full review)

Alex gave Los Portales 1 Star

Their salsa is watered down to nothing. Food is absolutely terrible, except for the cheese dip and the cheesy enchiladas (same cheese sauce I believe). The only things this place has going for it are ... (see full review)

Rachel gave Brothers Bar & Grill 5 Stars

great amostphere, good drinks and good drink specials. A really fun bar to go to on any night of the week! especially on thursdays fridays and saturdays!


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