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503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
+1 319-338-1770
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“satay” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Our group of 7 seem to enjoy our food. My Buffalo Chicken Flatbread was generous and good. One member of our party had the veggie lasagna. She liked it, but the portion was meager. Good Place, just not one of IC's best.

Thank BatGuano30
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

it is not the first time...I ordered a French onion soup and a burger...the French onion soup was good...the burger was fair this time...beef meat with Swiss cheese, bacon and aioli sauce... it was not bad but had a fair taste for me...cool atmosphere...nice music...excellent...More

Thank Issa M
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The appetizers are all very good. We tried the onion strings yesterday. It was an enormous portion which was perfect for my husband and 3 kids. This is my kid's favorite restaurant in the Iowa City area, but I would not describe it as a...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

lovely waitresses...very friendly staff...good welcome...nice food...I had fried calamari rings...they were spicy and delicious...they with a special dip...nice music...cool atmosphere...It is recommended

Thank Issa M
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I was referred to this place by a friend. so I went there to discover this place... I had a seat outside the restaurant...I ordered a burger and added American cheese and a Caesar salad as a side...both were delicious...the burger meat is Angus and...More

Thank Issa M
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a pleasant and delicious dinner on their outdoor patio. Fantastic, to die for, homemade ranch dressing! Very good craft beer selection and lovely chardonnay by the glass!

1  Thank Dana C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after reading reviews. Good food & service. Clean restaurant. Bathrooms were clean as well. Pleasant experience and we will return!

Thank htjfto3
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Normally an okay place to eat but you have to time it correctly as they can be understaffed. We went for Mother's Day Brunch with 1 pm reservations. They do not have the physical space for a buffet line and they could not refill most...More

Thank InTheMidwest4Life
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Superior dining. Rather small menu but top quality dishes. Quiet, relaxing dining and bustling sports bar. Appetizers and entres were excellent. Chicken/pasta dish was pretty spicy but I loved it. More than a grown man can eat. Grilled chicken dinner prepared with garlic and olive...More

Thank ndo38
Reviewed 10 April 2017

My wife, myself and a friend decided on Blackstone for dinner on a recent Saturday night. We called ahead to see if we could add our name on a list if there was one. They said they could but when we arrived we still waited...More

Thank Lovethehawks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-338-1770
  • E-mail
Blackstone of Iowa City is locally owned by four longtime Iowa City residents. We strive to "bring more to the table" through our comfortable ambiance, personable service and high quality, great tasting food. The restaurant features four intimate dining rooms all separated by a large bar area with tables that can accommodate up to 16 people. Whether you are looking for a casual lunch, happy hour drinks, a reason to celebrate or an intimate dinner we are here to surpass your expectations. Happy hour is 3:00-6:00 everyday. Daily Specials: Monday - 1/2 price draft beer Tuesday - 1/2 price martinis Wednesday - 1/2 price wine General Manager - Samuel Hall Executive Chef - WIlliam Evans
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