Food & Drink


The Farr Side—Spillville

Weekly specials; good food at a great price

P: 563-737-2221

The Fireman’s—Ridgeway

Great food for reasonable prices; try the Friday night fish, pizza, smoked ribs, and  more

Location: Two blocks off Hwy 9

Memphis Rae BBQ—Calmar

The best BBQ: we take pride in every ounce of meat we serve; provide a friendly, engaging atmosphere

P: 563-562-1097

The Train Station—Calmar

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner made from scratch at a price you can't beat

P: 563-562-3082

U-2 BBQ & Catering—Calmar

Top quality catering for a reasonable price: we will serve your group anywhere, anytime

P: 563-562-3929 |

The Place—Protivin

Come enjoy great pizza, wings, sandwiches and more; watch your favorite game on Big Screen TVs

P: 563-569-8395

The Fort—Fort Atkinson

Don’t miss out on this little bar and grill: great food—try the famous “flashburger”

P: 563-358-9006

White House Supper Club—St. Lucas

An old-fashioned supper club: cocktail lounge, private party rooms, carry-outs, and full menu

P: 563-778-2291

The Dam Bar & Grill—Lime Springs

Great food and fun; nightly specials and Wolf Den pizzas

P: 563-566-4443

Panda Garden—Cresco

Authentic Chinese cuisine

P: 563-547-1044

Mabe’s Pizza—Decorah

Award-winning pizza, great pasta dishes, sandwiches, yummy appetizers, and broasted chicken

P: 563-382-4297 |

La Rana Bistro & Wine Bar—Decorah

Extensive wine and beer selection; unique dishes (like gourmet pizzas, Tapas, and Duck); intimate and cozy atmosphere

P: 563-382-3067

Ede’s & The Angry Pickle—Decorah

Dedicated to bringing "the unique to you"; provide fresh, high-quality goods from local producers at reasonable prices

P: 563-382-9600 |

McCaffrey’s Dolce Vita—Decorah

Wooded setting: Italian favorites like cappellini, spahgetti & meatballs, manocottiand famous
wood-fired pizza

P: 563-382-4723 |

Breweries / Wineries / Distilleries

PIVO Brewery—Calmar

Craft brewery creating small-batch beer and hard cider (40 taps)

Pulpit Rock Brewery—Decorah

Craft brewery respecting the classics, while recognizing trends, demand, and innovation

P: 563-380-3610 |

Toppling Goliath Brewery—Decorah

Craft brewery creating world-class beers from the heartland

P: 563-382-6198 |

Winneshiek Wildberry Winery—Burr Oak

Family operation: producing award-winning midwestern wines since 2005

P: 563-735-5809 |

Empty Nest Winery—Waukon

Family operation: producing wine mainly from locally grown crops

P: 563-568-2758 |

Coffe & Ice Cream

Magpie Coffeehouse—Decorah

Fair trade and organic coffees, lattes, chais, specialty coffees; full breakfast menu; fresh deli sandwiches; free WiFi

P: 563-387-0593 |

Impact Coffee Bar & Roasters—Decorah

3rd wave coffee bar/roaster: custom roasts, single origin pour-overs, espresso, loose leaf teas, local pasties, nitro cold coffee on tap

P: 563-419-3141 |

Java John’s Coffeehouse—Decorah

Utilizes the finest equipment: spent many months researching which espresso machine would best serve our community

P: 563-382-5690 |

Whippy Dip—Decorah

Locally-owned ice cream stand since 1954; current owner, Rosie Carolan, bought the joint 26 years ago

P: 563-382-4591

Sugar Bowl—Decorah

Unique locally-owned ice cream shop serving hand-dipped ice cream, milkshakes, snacks, and refreshments

P: 563-382-1242

WW Homestead Dairy—Waukon

Freshest dairy products with extraordinary flavors; offers tours to see where and how we produce our products; cheese capital of Iowa

P: 563-568-4950 |