These 7 Longest-Standing Restaurants In Iowa Have Served Mouthwatering Meals For Decades
We love new restaurants; they each offer something new and different to the food scene. However, old restaurants deserve respect for their epic accomplishment. Only the best restaurants survive the test of time, especially those that have been in operation for over 100 years! These Iowa eateries have earned their spot in history for serving up consistently delicious dishes for decades.
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Are you hungry yet? We certainly are! When you are looking for a unique dining experience with a side dish of history, check out these awesome Iowa restaurants for meals that have stood the test of time! Bon Apatite!
Meg Archer is a Portland, Oregon-based Editor & Social Media Manager with degrees in English/Creative Writing from Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo and Social Psychology from Portland State University. She has held positions in writing, editing, and media-related fields for over 10 years, including serving as the Editor-in-Chief for Cal Poly’s literary journal Byzantium and copywriting for advertising/marketing agencies before joining Only In You State team in 2015. When she’s not writing or out exploring the West Coast, Meg enjoys working on visual media projects, speaking as a mental health advocate, and can always be found in the front row at Portland Timbers matches.
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