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Orchard Green

521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
+1 319-354-1642
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“bouillabaisse” (12 reviews)
“whitefish” (10 reviews)
“white fish” (6 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are many good restaurants in Iowa City, but Orchard Green can hold its own in any metropolitan city. My wife and I have traveled extensively and dined in many fine restaurants. Orchard Green is one of our favorites anywhere. Last night the chefs had...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The valet parks your car. The staff is friendly and helpful. And the food is good. The Rib eye was excellent. So the lobster soup. And the white fish. And the esspresso at the end :-)

Thank spzusman
Reviewed 29 April 2018

This is a well rated restaurant in Iowa City and after eating there, certainly see why. Lovely building, tasty food, and not all what you typically get in this college dominated town. It would be the place I'd take out of town guests that pay...More

Thank Drjackthevet
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I've had several delicious meals here, but I tried the arctic char this time and it was the best yet. They also have a great selection of beer, wine and cocktails to choose from.

Thank cburrier
Reviewed 15 March 2018

The 1st time my wife and I ate at Orchard Green, we weren't sure what to expect, but after our dinner, it was truly a great experience.

Thank leon w
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here before a concert down at the Riverside Casino. Complimentary valet parking so there's no worry about parking. Upstairs is up scale dinning and the down stairs is a little more layed back. Same menu and same fantastic service. All three of us were...More

Thank M O
Reviewed 28 February 2018

If you're seeking a pleasant and more upscale evening out, Orchard Green fits the bill. The restaurant has a rich wood environment and includes both booths and tables. Before dining we each enjoyed a cocktail. My wife ordered a Lemon Drop from the cocktail menu...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant on a Sunday evening. The ambience of dark wood and high ceilings was excellent. The music in the background matched. The valet service was a welcome touch. Our crab cake appetizer and the shrimp and scallops entree tasted superb. Unfortunately, the...More

Thank SkipperBill2
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent crab cakes as an appetizer then from filet cooked to perfection and the duck that was also cooked perfectly. Highly recommend this place for an elegant dinner

Thank C21debf
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Not only is the food superb, the service is wonderful. Any opportunity to go to Orchard Green is a great day. I'm a bit obsessed with their escargot.

Thank Nancy Z
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29 July 2015|
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Response from Alice K | Reviewed this property |
Yes; they take reservations. They are needed especially on weekends.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-354-1642
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A one of a kind venue with out of this world cuisine . It's big city dining in downtown Iowa city!
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