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Iowa River Power Co. Restaurant

501 1st Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2599
+1 319-351-1904
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (71 reviews)
“prime rib” (49 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
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16:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
501 1st Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2599
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten here in the past when visiting Iowa City and have been satisfied, This last visit will probably be our last. The prime rib was barely average and even the salad was served in a warm bowl, green beans were hard and not...More

1  Thank JulesinWI
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I met in Iowa City to celebrate my dad's 90th birthday. He drove from Chicago, we from Omaha. My dad and I both attended U of I many years ago, so a special dinner at IRPC seemed perfect. We arrived at 5:01pm....More

1  Thank rocde
Reviewed 1 week ago

The last time we went to Iowa River Power Co. Restaurant it was cold weather. Well perhaps not so clod to some folks but we live in Florida and to us it was COLD! The young man behind the bar prepared for me the BEST...More

Thank Melinda T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The meal was spectacular. I suggest getting any of the many cuts of steak they offer as you will struggle to find better in town. The view of the river with American Bald Eagles flying overhead was transcendent. The fact that the culinary staff take...More

Thank mcdonnelljonathanvr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a limited menu with our group but the waiter and kitchen staff gladly made my filet “Oscar style”, which was delicious! Our whole meal (appetizer, salad, entrée, and dessert) was great and the service outstanding. Thanks for an enjoyable evening with a lovely...More

Thank fourofus980001
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We've been coming here for years. The atmosphere is terrific, great views of the river, and interesting decor, but the food has gone downhill. The menu hasn't been updated in years. The "house specialty" is prime rib and it used to be good, but the...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

One of my favorite place to eat dinner and brunch. They have a diverse menu for all ages and tastes. For Salmon lovers, a real tasty treat awaits you. Whether you choose grilled salmon or Salmon with penni, just enjoy. If you like pasta, you...More

1  Thank 307seascape
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is an upscale restaurant with very good service and menu such as salmon, steak, roast duck, etc. It's a great place for a special occasion, such as graduation, anniversary, Mother's Day.

Thank iowahome
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Came here to celebrate my husband's birthday. First, beautiful scenery on the river. We ordered appitizers and had a manager personally come out and assure me that he would be checking over all of my food as I have celiac and noted this in my...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Went for Sunday Brunch Buffet with high expectations....First arrived and ordered a drink at bar...Bartender didn't greet us or seem happy...Bloody Mary was too spicy for the Ladies in our group of 4 to finish....Looking around the place all I could notice is the dust...More

1  Thank Chad W
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Carline B
21 January 2018|
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Response from GerritSM55 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I do not know.
7 January 2017|
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Response from Hazel K | Reviewed this property |
About $20.
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Response from trixkid | Reviewed this property |
I think only Supper. When I asked the phone it pulled up open 4-10PM but the website says 5-9PM. I think calling would be the best bet. 319-351-1904
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 13:30
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 1st Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2599
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: +1 319-351-1904
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