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115 E. College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4002
+1 319-887-5477
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chicken ribs” (13 reviews)
“pretzels” (6 reviews)
“fondue” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, International, Contemporary, Pub
$$ - $$$
115 E. College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4002
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I took my parents to Graze and they were impressed with both the service and food. We ate outside and my mother commented that she could not have asked for a better experience. Thank you, Graze!

1  Thank Brad S
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had two meals at Graze. First was lunch, which is served as a buffet, featuring many of the dinner menu items. I was an excellent mix and variety: salads, vegetables, eggrolls, chicken sliders, fish, flatbreads. All was excellent, and the outdoor option made it...More

Thank gholly179
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I took two clients out to Graze and everyone had an excellent time. We dined outside while listening to a live band play on the Ped Mall. The appetizers were great for sharing and the large plates proved to be the perfect size for entrées.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The host wouldn't seat me at a table because I was dining by myself, even though half the tables outside were empty and all but one of the tables inside were empty. Rather than sitting at the bar--which was also empty--where he wanted me to...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Unfortunately, lunch is a buffet and the ribs are not part of the buffet. However, it is offered at dinner. The Siam ribs have a slight Asian flavor of soy sauce, ginger, and sesame - much better than the vinegary BBQ sauce found elsewhere. The...More

Thank bamboola
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We just had our anniversary and picked Graze, and we were very happy! Marlen had great suggestions on the menu, the Ahi Tuna Stack and the huge grilled pork chop and Dirty Harry Martinis were awesome. Clean. friendly staff, good vibe on the ped mall.

Thank randygi
Reviewed 12 June 2017

GRAZE is one of our favorite, reliable places to go for a good time. The staff is friendly and welcoming. The food and drinks are very good. It's just a fun place. We like the warm pretzels and cheeze appetizer, and I like the King...More

Thank AlanLight
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We went here with a group of family after my son's graduation and had a terrific experience. Staff were friendly and extremely attentive. We started with a round of cocktails - the Mockingbird is highly recommended - and "small plates" to share. Our entrees were...More

Thank dwg51357
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited with family. We were both pleasantly surprised by the beer and wine offerings. But, we were most impressed with the food. The tuna tartare with avocado was superb. We have lived in Asia and this rivaled the quality we could...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Unique concept with the "Graze" option at $20/person. Prix fixe three course: #1 pretzel with fondue #2 Caesar salad, spring rolls and bruschetta #3 Chicken lips, short ribs and green beans The cheese fondue accompanying the pretzel nuggets were amazing. The pretzel nuggets were overly...More

Thank yl315
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, International, Contemporary, Pub
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 115 E. College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4002
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-887-5477
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