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Tuscan Moon Grill on Fifth

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203 5th St, Kalona, IA 52247-7706
+1 319-656-3315
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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North Liberty, Iowa
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Always a great meal at the Tuscan Moon. Wonderful patio open during the summer. Warm and friendly owners Paula and Warren.

Thank Alan B
Mount Pleasant
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food was absolutely amazing. We were attending a company event, so we had quite the group and they were able to accommodate us in multiple ways. I will definitely be returning, hopefully in the summer and sit on the patio that looked so cute when we were up there. :)

Thank jamiewT4365VQ
Iowa City, Iowa
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198 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I came here for dinner on a Saturday night. We had to change our reservation time as we were running late. The hostess was very accommodating and this was no problem. We needs up arriving before our new time and were shown upstairs to their charming lounge to wait. I hadn't been in the lounge before but... More 

Thank Scott319
1 review
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We've been going to Tuscan Moon & loving the Food, Service & Wine for about 6 years now. We went last week and for the first time ever We had a MEDIOCRE evening at BEST.... Our food was cold, we were served undercooked fish & the spinach tasted like straight Vinegar. The wine was ehh,(we usually take the owners suggestion,... More 

Thank Cricket B
Rock Island, Illinois
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We enjoyed a very tasty lunch here, but especially appreciated the surroundings. What a fun eclectic mix of furnishings and accessories. We had fish sandwiches--a grilled tuna for one and a salmon for another. The buns were huge and the fish portions generous. The salmon had a uniquely smoky taste and the tuna was fresh and very large. Both sandwiches... More 

Thank NavarroCanoe
Iowa City, Iowa
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Kalona is a small Iowa town south of Iowa City, that is filled with small town charm. You might not expect an upscale restaurant here, but the Tuscan Moon provides an upscale menu in charming surroundings. The indoor seating is comfortable and allows you to take in the carefully restored dining room. The outdoor patio seating and bar provides the... More 

Thank MDB678
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic! Very surprised by the food in small-town Iowa. Special was scallop wrap with goat cheese, greens, balsamic vinaigrette. Excellent. Great salad and soup. Atmosphere was also delightful.

Thank Mack L
East Moline, Illinois
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120 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here for lunch and was very good ! Prices are reasonable , service was outstanding and the food was amazing. I did get cheesecake for desert and was by far the best I have ever had! When in the area I will definitely go back.

Thank jaredsgirl
Apollo Beach, Florida
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner there awhile ago and were pleasantly surprised with the quality and variety of dishes. The food was excellent, appetizers delicious and well thought out. We had the pork belly and it was delicious. I would definitely recommend giving them a try if you find yourself in the area..A step above..Look forward to our next... More 

Thank IowaOutfitter
Saratoga Springs, New York
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The service was a little slow this particular day but the food was well worth the wait. We each tried something different and all three meals were delicious. Highly recommend the crab cakes.

Thank Mark B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 5th St, Kalona, IA 52247-7706
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Kalona
  • Phone Number: +1 319-656-3315

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?