This Restaurant In Iowa Used To Be A Grist Mill And You’ll Want To Visit

Everyone knows we have some great restaurants here in Iowa. But some have that added something special that makes the visit even better. The Bonaparte Retreat Restaurant is just such a place. The restaurant is located in what was formerly Meek’s Grist Mill in Bonaparte, Iowa. This beautiful and historic restaurant will impress you with its history and architectural interest, as well as its great food. People travel for miles to eat at the restaurant, and their guestbook contains signatures from people all over the world.

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Address: 713 1st St., Bonaparte, IA.

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