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Caroline's Restaurant

200 Main St, Hotel Julien, Dubuque, IA 52001-6942
+1 563-588-5595
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 Main St, Hotel Julien, Dubuque, IA 52001-6942
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a terrific restaurant attached to the Hotel Julien in downtown Dubuque. First, the staff is wonderful headed by the restaurant manager, Fiona Howard. The waitstaff is pleasant, polite, articulate, and efficient. The food is excellent and reasonably priced. On this cold snowy afternoon...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nostalgic atmosphere with hints of yesteryear throughout the restaurant, and adjoining hotel. Atmosphere is inviting and service is great. Breakfast here was very good and the service was great. Hotel Julien is very nice experience as well.

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful restaurant located in the Hotel Julien. The wait staff was very friendly and checked us in right away. The dining area is spacious and the decorations are pretty. The restaurant was clean and tidy. We were there for an Easter buffet,...More

Thank Beckie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an inviting, cozy restaurant with a very friendly staff. The salad was outstanding and the manager was nice enough to give us a sample of the White Bean Chicken Chili that we hadn't ordered. It was also outstanding. So we were eagerly anticipating...More

Thank MercyMoi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent many nights at the Julien and eaten at Carolines most nights. Food has always been of a really high standard and presented really well. I like that you see the same faces and they remember you by name. Staff have always been really friendly...More

Thank Darren J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had shrimp and I had fish. The service was mediocre at best. Waitress forgot our drink order. My wife’s shrimp were some of the best ever. They were huge and cooked to perfection. My fish however was some of the worst I’ve ever...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've eaten here every day that we've been here in Dubuque since it's connected to our hotel. The food is very good. The service isn't great. Our meal never came out the way we ordered it. They always forgot our bacon, or our son's meal,...More

Thank beckster712
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Having dined at Caroline’s yesterday, I have a strong and most pleasant memory of the person who served us. She had a straightforward friendliness, completely guileless, clearly aiming to be of good service. This was not the sort of hospitality that matches the price to...More

Thank R_bison
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We went to there dinner based on there web sight menu. When we got there the menu they handed us was totally different. The excuse was the "JUST" switched over menu to a summer menu. So we just ordered the fish fry. Not a good...More

Thank 405kylew
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived at peak dinner time in evening but no one was dining here, which seemed odd. More importantly, no one came to the reception area to assist us, despite the sign saying Please Wait to be Seated. We waited...and even coughed aloud so as...More

Thank James H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Main St, Hotel Julien, Dubuque, IA 52001-6942
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-588-5595
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Julien Dubuque
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