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Bread Garden Market & Bakery

225 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1603
+1 319-354-4246
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soups” (24 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
“gelato” (5 reviews)
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6:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
225 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1603
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just happened to be staying next store at the Vetro and found this place. It's more of a grocery store market with lots of hot items to purchase. Had breakfast here and then bought sandwiches and other items for the trip home Very busy with...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A convenient store to get a coffee, quick sandwich, and groceries. Nice selection of gluten free food options.

Thank Dave V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the second year in a row, we were attending a conference just a few doors away at a hotel and cannot believe we did not discover this place last year...WOW. The food is delicious, the portions are HUGE and the price is right. Bob...More

Thank NotAFoodSnobFromNY
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

So many great options at the kiosk. Today was tacos, last week hamburger, the week before poke bowl! Fresh food that is well prepared for reasonable! What could be better? Oh ya, the huge variety!

Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

They have everything in every category. Food that's good, food that's good for you, food that's fun, chips, pizza, sandwiches, soda, waters, beer, wine and they are very nice too.

Thank DadMD
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Very busy place on the Ped Mall. Very fresh food, very tasty, they pack a lot into their small space, hot food, cold salads, sandwiches and a market with all sorts of fresh breads.

Thank mitchdsm
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Grocery, deli, and bakery is too high priced for the quality. The soups' sodium is way too high for healthy consumption. There are a few good items to purchase.

Thank alfaiowa
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

you can find your groceries there besides many other supermarket items, alcoholic drinks, beer...I had nice corn dipped in oil and butter...I had a heineken beer, a Sapporo beer and a corona...it was a good experience...you can sip your beer inside or outside there is...More

Thank Issa M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We eat there two times, good, simple homemade food! I have chiken tenders with mashed potatoes and Mac and cheese. The chili was also very good! A little on the expensive side!!

Thank cruzed
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I am in the market many days a week. The service is excellent, selection amazing and food consistently good. My favs are Bakti Chai, soups and kiosk orders (especially tacos). You can find what you want. What a gem in downtown Iowa City.

Thank GailCheryl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 S Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1603
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-354-4246
  • E-mail
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