This Jail In Iowa Is Actually A Restaurant And You Need To Visit

The charming and historic town of Dubuque is a favorite destination of many Iowans. There’s history, museums, restaurants and more all in one of the oldest cities in the state. One particular restaurant is hiding a unique secret – you can dine right in an old jail cell!

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There are so many unique restaurants like Vinny Vanucchi’s in Iowa – from one that was built in an old power plant (This Secluded Waterfront Restaurant In Iowa Is One Of The Most Magical Places You’ll Ever Eat) to the historic destination along Lincoln Highway (This Historic Iowa Restaurant Is One Of Lincoln Highway’s Best-Kept Secrets). Which is your favorite restaurant in the Hawkeye state?

Address: 180 Main St., Dubuque, IA 52001