PERK UP YOUR WINTER
Stay warm this winter by visiting some of Iowa’s locally owned and operated coffeehouses. Located in both
large and small communities, many of the shops offer live music, poetry readings, songwriter circles and open
mic nights. On the menu: gourmet coffees, lattes, espressos, cappuccinos and varied breakfast and lunch
Algona Le Mars
The Gallery Brew Blue Bunny Ice Cream Parlor
16 E. State St. 24 5th Ave. NW
Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. www.wellsdairy.com
Saturday 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
This art and framing store serves mochas, lattes, Sunday noon – 10 p.m.
espressos, several flavors of hot chocolate (including
peanut butter, almond, raspberry and strawberry), The ice cream parlor serves coffee and sweet rolls for
steamers, muffins, bagels, scones and cookies. the first couple of hours they are open each morning.
The icing for the rolls is made with melted ice cream.
Arnolds Perk Milford
140 W. Broadway Muggabeans Coffee Co.
712-332-6232 1001 Okoboji Ave.
Daily 7 a.m. – midnight, May 15 – Sep.10 712-338-4005
Comfortable, retro ’50-‘60s environment. Adults and Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
teens alike can be found playing games, reading, or
chatting with friends. Serves only fair trade organic Serves regular and iced coffees, mochas, lattes,
shade grown coffee. Soy milk available. Also serves an cappuccinos, steamers, hot chocolate, chai tea, and
oko-cahi-bee espresso, fresh fruit smoothies, bagels, smoothies as well as salads, soups, paninis and
sandwiches and fresh-baked pastries. Free Internet. sandwiches.
Coffee grounds are recycled in customers’ gardens.
Emmetsburg Java Joint Espresso Bar
Beans & Blarney Coffeehouse 1000 Sanborn Ave.
2110 11th St. 515-473-2250
712-852-3305 Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday 7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
A quaint Irish coffeehouse serving specialty coffees, Sign on door says “No grumps allowed!” Décor is all
smoothies, sweet treats, panini sandwiches and more. done with recycled materials. New wood floor is from
trees resurrected from the bottom of Lake Michigan.
Serves all homemade foods. Very involved with
community – latest campaign is “No Instrument Should
go Unplayed.” Donated instruments will be given to
30 3rd St. NE
youngsters who may not otherwise have received one.
Monday – Friday 6-11 a.m. Prairie Chick
1902 Highway 71 North
Gourmet organic and Fair Trade certified coffees and 712-363-4437
teas, scones, muffins, grilled breakfast burritos and Espresso, pastries, lunch. Stylish shop offers homemade
sandwiches. Both a coffee shop and occasional market: cards, aprons, jewelry, local art. Monthly book club.
the owners take old furniture and household items and
give them new life by painting, distressing, recovering
Sioux City Spirit Lake
Pierce Street Coffee Works Hey, Good Cookies!
1920 Pierce St. 1310A 18th St.
Great art that revolves regularly, great homemade food, www.heygoodcookies.com
wonderful décor, very artsy, lots of political activity. In
business for more than 15 years. Made-from-scratch cookies are the hub of this large café
that specializes in espresso beverages, panini
Spencer sandwiches, soups, bagels and gourmet cream cheese,
J.T. Toad’s Coffee pastries and hand-dipped Ashby’s ice cream. Extensive
521 Grand Ave. gift shop filled with of kitchen gadgets and cookware,
712-580-TOAD gourmet foods, more than 35 different whole bean
Shop and gallery for custom coffee.
Spencer The Market
Shaky Tree 1610 Hill Ave.
5 W. 2nd St. 712-336-2520
712.580.3033 Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
www.myspace.com/shakytree Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday- Thursday 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. A deli/coffee shop and natural foods grocery. Large
Saturday 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. library of reference books, cookbooks and magazines
regarding eating and living well. Live music on the first
Serves only organic and fair trade coffee. Hosts political Friday of each month in the summer.
meetings, open mic nights, songwriters’ circles, and
concerts from both local and national musicians. Sutherland
Amped UP Café
Spirit Lake 127 W. 2nd St.
The Carnegie Coffeehouse and Spenser’s Underground 712-446-2300
1801 Hill Ave. www.ampedupcafe.com
712-330-5973 Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
www.carnegiecoffee.com Saturday 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 11 a.m. to Midnight Gourmet coffees, espresso, teas, pastries, pies, waffles
for breakfast, panini sandwiches and homemade soups
New establishment with a retro ‘70s look, in the lower for lunch. Café was designed with musicians and other
level of the Carnegie Library. Focuses on pre-teens and local artists in mind: a stage is available for poetry,
teenagers with monthly tournaments, open mic nights comedy and other family-friendly entertainers.
and karaoke. Features nationally-known Christian bands
and local rock and jazz bands. Free wireless Internet. WEST CENTRAL
Serves soup, sandwiches and wraps, quality coffee,
coffee drinks, smoothies, Italian sodas, pizza and Denison
snacks, free popcorn. Homemade cookies, brownies, Albertsen’s Petals N Perks
scones, and pastries. 1328 Broadway
Spirit Lake Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fresh Bistro Saturdays 8 a.m. – noon
1621 Hill Ave.
712-336-3700 A second-generation hometown business provides its
www.getfreshcatering.com patrons with fine coffee and beautiful flowers.
Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Housed in a stunningly restored downtown building. Reiney’s Soda Fountain
Coffee beans are shipped in from an East Coast Broadway & Main
coffeehouse that was voted best in the entire 712-263-3334
Washington, D.C. area by readers of the Washington
Magazine. Pastries, lunches and dinner items are made This turn-of-the-century soda fountain serves a variety of
from scratch and artistically presented. Occasional flavored coffees, sandwiches and ice cream.
special events and theme dinners.
Floral Elegance American Espresso Coffee Café
1814 Chatburn Plaza 260 State St
www.floraleleganceanduniquegifts.org Monday - Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Coffee shop within a flower shop features flavor of the
day and month, gifts, wine, gourmet foods, fresh-baked A full espresso bar, fresh made deli sandwiches,
goods, chocolate, popcorn and coffee by the pound. homemade soup, salads, and gourmet desserts. Settle
into an antique wooden booth from the owner’s
Harlan grandparents’ restaurant. Locally-roasted, free trade
Hansen Brothers Coffee organic coffees and the best tea on the market in
614 Market unbleached tea bags. Purchases locally grown organic
712-755-2883 produce whenever possible. Soy, vegetarian options.
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. – 5 p.m. Salads topped with homemade croutons and handmade
Saturday 7 a.m. - noon potato chips. Owner’s 93-year-old mother (who has
taught music in the area for more than 60 years)
Flavored gourmet coffees, coffee blends, coffee roasts, entertains at the piano Tuesdays 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
espressos, teas, smoothies, and seasonal pastries and
baked goods. Local art open house. Coffee classes Iowa Falls
twice a year through Iowa Western Community College. The Book Cellar-Coffee Attic
604 Washington Ave
Monday – Thursday 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Clarinda Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. (unless evening
Betty’s Dream entertainment; then open until 10 p.m.)
221 ½ N.16th St. Saturday 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
712-542-3324 Sunday 1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Live music on some Friday nights. Poetry readings once
Everything is homemade – cakes, pies, muffins, cookies, a month. Different levels of the shop available for
daily lunch specials, breakfasts, hand-scooped shakes meetings, bible studies and parties. New and used
and more. Large supply of gourmet coffee beans, books for sale. Wireless Internet.
available in whole bean quantities or ground for free.
Specialty drinks include ice rages, mochas, lattes, chais, Webster City
smoothies and Italian sodas. Decorated with town Mornin’ Glory Coffee Shoppe
memorabilia as well as family photos. 719 Des Moines St.
Serves freshly brewed coffee, tea, chai, mochas,
smoothies, right-from-the-oven scones, muffins, soups
Dows and grilled sandwiches. The 117-year-old building has a
Crème de la Crème fully-exposed brick wall, wall art and vintage ceiling. In
122 E. Ellsworth fair weather, enjoy the outdoor “garden rooms” – Iowa
515-852-3533 woodland garden, water garden, cottage garden, rose
garden and more along a 100-foot winding path.
Always has a jigsaw puzzle on a table. Customers can
put in as many pieces as they want while enjoying their
Bloomers on Central
900 Central Ave. #10
Located in the Trolley Center. Serves all kinds of coffee,
mocha, and homemade rolls. Sandwiches at lunchtime.
Ames Des Moines area
Burgie’s Espresso Café AMICI Espresso
110 Airport Road Four locations
Daily 6 a.m. – 11 p.m. www.amiciespresso.net
2400 University Blvd
Monday – Friday 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. 801 N. First St.
Saturday – Sunday 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Grimes
515-233-9004 Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Saturday 6 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Roasts own coffee beans for premier quality coffee Sunday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
products. Storytellers, performances and guest speakers
on a variety of subjects. Monthly classes to help the 206 6th Ave.
public understand and enjoy the coffee experience. Des Moines
Teamed up with the Global Builders group to help sell 515-288-1492
fair trade coffee, with proceeds going to help Project Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Uganda. Saturday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Java Joe’s Coffeehouse 3928 NW Urbandale Dr.
214 4th St. Urbandale
www.javajoescoffeehouse.com Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Monday –Thursday 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. Saturday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday – Saturday 7 a.m. - midnight Sunday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
5967 Ashworth Rd.
Coffee beans roasted daily. Espressos, cappuccinos, West Des Moines
lattes, mochas, hot tea, hot chocolate, chai, iced tea, 515-224-4416
Italian soda, fruit juices, ginger brew, soup, sandwiches, Monday – Friday 5:30 a.m. – 9 p.m.
bagels, muffins, oatmeal and desserts. Entertainment Saturday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
most Friday and Saturday nights. Ongoing monthly Sunday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m.
events include Irish Jam, Poetry Slam/Literary Night,
Jazz Jam, Jazz Big Band and open mic nights. Designed with the Italian coffeehouse experience in
mind, it’s only coffeehouse in Iowa to serve Certified
Des Moines Italian Espresso imported from Italy, according to the
Zanzibar’s Coffee Adventure owners. Specialty drinks called "Dolce" (which means
2723 Ingersoll Ave. sweet in Italian) required a visit to Italy to learn how to
515-244-7694 make the layered espresso drinks. Live music most
www.zanzibarscoffee.com Wednesday nights (except holiday season).
Monday – Thursday 7a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 11 p.m. Gladbrook
Sunday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Gathering Place (located inside Gifts of Grace)
400 2nd St.
Carefully selected Arabica coffee beans roasted on-site; 641-473-2261
beverages individually prepared by talented baristas. A www.godsgiftsofgrace.com
regularly changing array of local artists’ work adorns the
walls. Poetry readings every second Friday. A diverse
Monday, Wednesday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
selection of reading materials and postings of community
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday – Saturday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
events. The dog-friendly shop has treats and a water
bowl ready if customers ask. During the summer, the
urban patio is a hidden escape. Relax and be refreshed with a specialty coffee, pastry,
soup or salad. Christian home decor and gifts for family
Grinnell Coffee Company Linden Street Coffee House
915 Main St. 104 S. Linden St.
Monday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. – midnight
Friday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday – Saturday 7:30 a.m. – 1 a.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. In addition to traditional coffee house beverages, enjoy
smoothies, wraps, salads, freshly made salsa and chips,
Coffee roaster, espresso and liquor bar. Quality Arabica hummus, mint chocolate brownies, hand-dipped ice
beans roasted in-house. Beautifully renovated building cream, deli sandwiches, hot wings, and other interesting
with 12-foot ceilings, hardwood floors and red brick snacks and specialty foods. Hosts musicians and poets
walls. In conjunction with paintings by the late artist Dick from across the Midwest and beyond as well as local
Cervene that adorn the walls, the atmosphere is urban talent. The owners welcome artwork, music and poetry
chic, welcoming and contemporary. from Graceland College students and the community.
The Ghost of Linden Street Coffee House reportedly
Grinnell resides in the 100-year-old building.
919 Broad St. Oskaloosa
641-236-6014 Smokey Row
Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. 109 S. Market St.
Saturday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. 641-676-1600
Sunday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. www.smokeyrow.com
Monday – Thursday 6:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Specializes in espresso-based drinks and homemade
Friday 6:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
baked goods. Features art gallery with works by local
Saturday 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
artists and Grinnell College students. Shares space with
Sunday 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
the Back Alley Deli, which provides a wide array of
sandwiches. Music from local and regional artists
Coffee, tea, ice tea, chai, cocoa, steamers, specialty
several times a month.
drinks, espresso, soups, salads, sandwiches, breakfast
and desserts. Occasional live music. Features vintage
Newton marquee from the town’s theater.
114 N. 2nd Ave.
Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturday 7 a.m. – 3 p.m. Cedar Falls
Eclectic coffee shop also serves breakfast and specialty 11310 University Ave
lunch items. Wireless Internet. Special music includes 319-266-0888
guitar and other low-key entertainment. www.barnhappyonuniversity.com
Wednesday – Saturday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., March – Dec.
SOUTH CENTRAL Housed in a renovated 1925 dairy barn. Serves soup,
sandwiches, quiche and homemade pastries. Raspberry
coffee cake was named one of the “100 Foods to Eat in
Humeston Iowa Before you Die” by the Des Moines Register. Iowa
Roony’s Coffee Espresso and More products and Iowa gift baskets.
128 Broad St.
Cup of Joe
Roony the Cockapoo poodle greets customers at the
102 Main St.
door. Shop serves teas, hot chocolates, lattes, ice
cappuccinos and ice fruit drinks. The lattes can be made
Monday – Thursday 6 a.m. – 10 p.m.
with flavors from coffee beans ground in-house. Coffee
Friday 7 a.m. – 11 p.m.
beans can be purchased whole or ground. Sweet rolls
Saturday 8 a.m. – 11 p.m.
and bars are also available. Part of Snyder’s Jewelry,
Sunday 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Variety and Clothing store.
Espresso bar specializing in fair trade, organic and Oelwein
shade-grown coffees. Décor is 1950s-style. Relax in The Neighborhood Perk
cozy couches and comfy chairs. Outdoor café seating. 7 S. Frederick Ave.
Live jazz every Thursday night. Saturday night offerings 319-283-9118
include poetry readings, open mic and Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
singers/songwriters. Signature drinks include the Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
“Screaming Chicken” latte and “Rock Star” mocha. Fresh Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
baked goods and decadent desserts.
A wonderful assortment of beverages and lunchtime
Decorah sandwich plates. Wireless Internet.
Bookends & Beans
309 E. Water St. Waterloo
563-382-0100 Iron Horse Coffee Company
www.bookendsbeans.com 103 East Tower Park Dr.
Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. 319-833-1913
Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Saturday 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Brews various specialty coffees. A small bookstore New drive-through coffee shop with featured coffee drink
occupies one half of the shop. Big cushy leather chairs every month, along with coffees, teas, smoothies, sodas,
invite customers to enjoy their coffee while perusing a ice cream drinks, pastries, salads and soups. Jo To Go
book or two. boxes hold 12 cups of coffee and a baker’s dozen
bakery items. In addition to quality coffee beans, Iron
Decorah Horse has a complex filtration system that purifies water
Magpie Coffeehouse and improves the taste of the coffee. The shop
118 Winnebago St. resembles a turn-of-the-century train depot.
Monday - Saturday 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Cottonwood Canyon
218 E. 4th St.
Locally made pastries and sweets, fair trade organic 319-233-5018
coffees. Also serves lattes, cappuccinos, mochas and a www.cottonwoodcoffee.biz
traditional Magpie macchiato. One of only a few Monday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
coffeehouses in the world that serves drinks made with Friday – Saturday 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.
bianco espresso. Occasional live music. Original artwork
on the walls. Custom-roast over 22 different coffee beans from around
the world. Choices include 52 blends of coffee skillfully
Edgewood crafted to provide the most satisfying taste and aroma.
Café Rose Individual filters, brewed-to-order service. The Jamaican-
119 N. Washington St. themed shop serves jerk and curry seasoned dishes.
563-928-6908 Wireless Internet.
Monday – Saturday 5 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sunday 5 a.m. - noon EAST CENTRAL
Housed in a former turn-of-the-century bank building. Iowa City
Specializes in coffee drinks, homemade scones and Java House
cinnamon rolls. Also serves sandwiches, salads, wine, Eight locations
ice cream and frozen yogurt drinks. www.thejavahouse.com
Elkader 211 ½ E Washington St
Treats, Etc. 319-341-0012
110 West Bridge St. Monday - Saturday 6:30 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
563-245-2242 Sunday 7 a.m. – midnight
Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. 1575 S. First Ave.
Located in an early 1900s building with original tin roof. Monday - Friday 6 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Rotating art gallery on walls includes local artists. Serves Saturday 6:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
lunch, coffee, espresso, eight different ice cream flavors, Sunday 7 a.m. - 11 p.m.
steamers and 13 kinds of hot tea. Voted one of the Top
Five Small Town (population less than 5,000)
Coffeehouses by Farm Bureau Spokesman readers.
713 Mormon Trek Blvd Muscatine
319-887-1215 Green’s Tea & Coffee
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. – 11 p.m. 208 W. 2nd St. #8
Saturday 6:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. 563-263-5043
Sunday 7 a.m. - 11 p.m. Monday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
UIHC - Carver Pavilion
319-353-6599 Located in the historic downtown area, overlooking the
Monday - Thursday 6 a.m. – 9 p.m. Mississippi River. Flavorful and fragrant teas and
Friday 6 a.m. – 7 p.m. coffees, scones, cheesecakes, carrot cake, deli-style
Saturday - Sunday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. sandwiches and hearty homemade soups. During the
summer months, patrons can dine al fresco on the patio.
UIHC – General Hospital
First Floor, Main Lobby Williamsburg
319-384-8900 Java Lounge
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. – 4 p.m. 523 Court St.
UIHC – Pomerantz West www.iowajavalounge.com
319-356-1817 Monday – Friday 6:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Iowa Memorial Union Specialty coffee drinks, pastries, desserts, breakfast and
319-335-3103 lunch. Free wireless Internet. Entertainment some
Monday - Thursday 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Friday nights.
Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. EAST
150 Stevens Dr
319-354-2111 ext. 105
Krumpet’s Bakery Café
1320 11th St. NW
Started as a graduate business school project and now
one of the most popular coffeehouses in Iowa City. Live
Monday - Friday 6 a.m.- 7 p.m.
music in many locations. Their bakery produces pastries
Saturday 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.
and cookies for all locations.
Specializes in homemade temptations accompanied by
Iowa City regular coffee, cappucinos, lattes, mochas and flavored
Leaf Kitchen coffees. All breads and pastries made from scratch.
301 1/2 Kirkwood Ave. Paintings on display by local artist Deloris Solberg.
319-338-1909 Wireless Internet.
Tuesday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
211 1st Ave. E.
Breakfast, lunch, cookies, desserts, organic and free
trade coffees, cappuccinos, iced coffees, teas and lattes.
Monday – Wednesday, Friday 6:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Use locally grown and raised products whenever
Thursday 6:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
possible. All food made on site.
Saturday 6:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Mount Vernon Fine gourmet coffee, specialty drinks, pastries,
Fuel and Nest sandwiches and fruit smoothies. Live music every
103 1st St E. Thursday night. Rotating art display includes pictures of
319-895-8429 Dyersville’s history, artwork from local students and
Tuesday -Wednesday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. others. Wireless Internet. Gift shop offers wines, gifts
Thursday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. and artwork.
Sunday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
See a collection of antiques from around the world, hand
crafted mosaics, furniture, urns, handmade treasures,
soaps, and gift items. An independent film was shot here
and Better Homes and Gardens did a small article on the
shop. All baked goods from scratch.
Le Claire Quad Cities
Grasshoppers & My Sister’s Coffeehouse Java Station
208 N. Cody Rd. 1018 Mound St.
Sunday – Monday noon – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday – Sunday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Combination coffee shop and gift shop in a historic river Located in the historic Village of East Davenport.
pilot home. Each room has a Mississippi River view and Features espressos, specialty coffees and teas, fruit
its own theme. Offers wonderful gifts displayed among smoothies, blended ice coffee drinks, chai tea, jumbo
interesting antiques and painted furniture. Coffee shop muffins, bagels and locally baked authentic Italian
features mochas, lattes, cappuccinos, smoothies, chai biscotti.
teas, frozen drinks, biscotti, muffins, pastries, cookies,
desserts and daily feature drinks. SOUTHEAST
Quad Cities Burlington
Coffee Hound Diggers Rest Coffeehouse
314 Jefferson St.
3451 Devils Glen Rd. 319-758-6067
Bettendorf Monday -Friday 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
563-449-0030 Saturday 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
2642 N. Brady St. (drive-through) Serves breakfast and lunch, snacks, bulk coffees and
Davenport teas. Roasts coffee on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Bettendorf shop also serves up 18 flavors of gelato. The Library Coffee Shop
Rewards customers for reusing their cardboard coffee- 210 Court St.
cup covers. Cardboard cover is stamped each time 319-753-1647
customer brings it in; after nine stamps, customers get Monday - Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
the 10th drink free. Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Located in the Burlington Library. Serves locally made
Quad Cities cakes and pastries, espresso coffee-based drinks and
Mojo’s (inside River Music Experience) lunch. Children’s menu.
129 Main St.
563-326-1333 Mister Moto’s Cafe
www.rivermusicexperience.com 100 N. 4th St.
Monday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. 319-754-1965
Tuesday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. - 10 p.m. Burlington’s only vegetarian restaurant. Paninis, soups,
Saturday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. salads, fresh-baked goods, Intelligentsia coffees and
Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. espressos, and more than 60 beers and wines. Wireless
Internet. Frequent live music.
Serve breakfast, paninis, focaccia sandwiches, salads,
smoothies, frozen coffee drinks, pastries, fresh fruit and
more. Browse music books, buy that hard-to-find CD or
listen to live music.
112 N. Main
Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Specializes in fresh, local food and organic, fair-trade
coffees and espressos from around the world. Coffees
are roasted at Café del Sol of Coralville. Organic milk
from Fairfield’s Radiance Dairy. Seasonal specials with
local ingredients. Walls of secondhand books add
atmosphere and stimulate conversation. Organic wood-
fired pizzas, fresh local salads, homemade pastas,
sandwiches, homemade soups and fresh baked goods.
Readers of Iowa Source magazine voted Revelations
the best pizza in Iowa in 2007. Also offer readings and
Ivy’s Bake Shoppe
6th St. & Ave. G
Monday – Saturday 7 a.m. – 2 p.m. (lunch 11–2)
In historic downtown Fort Madison. Incredible pastries
and sweets, warm onion pie, tortilla soup, tomato basil
pie, muffelettas, roast beef wraps with sundried tomato
pesto, portabello / feta panini, chicken pot pie in a flaky
crust, meat and vegetable quiche, blackberry scones,
and warm caramel apple tart as well as chocolates and a
coffee bar with gourmet beverages. Visit their second
location in Shottenkirk car dealership, West Burlington.
The Wild Whisk Coffee Bar
807 Ave. G
Monday – Wednesday, Friday – Saturday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Also a bistro and bakery. One owner is a professionally-
trained barista; the 0ther owner, who graduated with
honors from the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu Culinary
Arts Program at the Western Culinary Institute in
Oregon, finds inspiration in travels to France, Italy,
Canada, England and domestic destinations. Local
songwriters often perform in the renovated historic
120 S. Main St.
A variety of coffees, teas, sandwiches and baked goods.
Eclectic décor with original brick walls and hardwood
floors. Occasionally offers live music and readings.