The Roadside Hamburger Hut In Iowa That Shouldn’t Be Passed Up

One thing is true about Hawkeyes — we really love a good burger. Iowa is home to some of the coolest hole-in-the-wall restaurants around, and this roadside burger bar is no exception. Stop by to try some of the best hamburgers in Iowa at Short’s Burger and Shine.

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You’ll find Short’s Burger and Shine at 18 S Clinton St., Iowa City, IA 52240. While you’re in Iowa City, take some time to enjoy This Quiet Iowa Town That Has More Books Than People.