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Martini's Grille

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610 N 4th St, Ste 400, Burlington, IA 52601-5070
+1 319-752-6262
16:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Denver, Colorado
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27 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If half stars were available, I'd give Martini's a 3 1/2. It's a 4- or 5-star in Burlington, but a solid 3 1/2 compared to where I typically eat in Denver and other bigger cities. Being vegetarian in Iowa isn't an easy thing to do. Martini's had good salad options, and the margherita pizza had really good flavor. The wine... More 

Thank RRobinson3
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Food is OK. Based on prices they think its nicer than it is. Waiters and waitresses don't know how to be a high end waiter. I think they were rounded up from Denny's somewhere.

Thank jmt19777
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely this restaurant has the best view in Burlington. Great food & wine, but everything is very expensive. Just a little too dark, but could be fine if you are just few people at the table. The bar is very good too.

Thank Giuseppe T
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41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Known for their prime rib, chicken lips(their invention of chicken fingers in a spicy sauce) and specialty main courses. Only order 1 dessert for the entire group. The view of the Mississippi is great, so request that seating when making reservations.

Thank Barbara S
Burlington, Iowa
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

This restaurant overlooks the river and downtown Burlington. We only go there for special occasions as it is a little pricey for our budget. It is like a big city restaurant, smaller portions and bigger prices.

Thank Judith J
Evanston, Illinois
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144 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We had a nice meal here. The restaurant is a converted hospital on the 4th floor overlooking the Mississippi River. My only complaint is that the elevator wasn't working and there are elderly people going up and down all those flights of stairs. A local couple told us that isn't unusual for this building.

Thank ChaChi121
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

After a week of expectation Martinis came thru. We were celebrating our 20th anniversary and we got to enjoy dinner on the patio. Our waitress was wonderful and it was her that made sure the weather was amazing and the view was fabulous. The Chicken lips was fabulous and the "Half-a**** (not to be confused with the big-a***) creme pie... More 

Thank Mace H
Naperville, Illinois, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

On a recent visit to the Burlington area, we had dinner at Martini's Grille. The restaurant is on the 4th floor of a refurbished building, and the space is beautiful, with a large bar and beautiful views of the river. It was only our first visit, but we enjoyed our food very much, trying the pork chops, pizza, and their... More 

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finger lakes NY
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

I was a guest at Martini's this evening. We arrived while the sun was still up and sat facing the east across the Mississippi. The view was wonderful; watching the changing light highlight different aspects of the Illinois shore. We don't go to restaurants for just a nice view, however, it is a bonus. We skipped appetizers and ordered; I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Definitely recommend this place for a fancy night out. The hostesses were nice! Sat in a comfy booth. Nice view of the river. Our server did come to us 10 minutes later but not a big deal at all, considering how sweet she was to us. :) she was very attentive after that and was very polite. I ordered lobster... More 

Thank Kimberly J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
American, Steakhouse
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 N 4th St, Ste 400, Burlington, IA 52601-5070
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 319-752-6262

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?