Three Generations Of An Iowa Family Have Owned And Operated The Legendary Leo’s Italian Restaurant

Iowa is a hub of great Italian food, but hidden in the small Fayette County city of Oelwein might be one of the state’s best-hidden gems. Not only does Leo’s Italian Restaurant serve up huge portions at reasonable prices, but it’s also been dishing up its famous fare since 1922. As it celebrates its centennial, this three-generation family-owned legend has a lot of memories to celebrate.

Leo’s Italian Restaurant and Generations Lounge has changed a lot over the years. If you’ve paid a visit at any stage of its history, let us know what’s new and what’s stayed the same in the comments section. The centennial is likely to be a big celebration with a lot of specials, so make sure to keep an eye on their website and Facebook page for all the latest.

Address: Leo's Italian Restaurant, 29 S Frederick Ave, Oelwein, IA 50662, USA

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