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Orchard Green

521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
+1 319-354-1642
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA 52240-4969
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 11 January 2018

This place is a great for date night or happy hour. From the great food to the atmosphere you won't be disappointed!

Thank Christy L
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Had an early Sunday evening meal at Orchard Green. Was very pleased to have made this choice of restaurant - as I was visiting Iowa and do not know the area. The Lobster/Butternut Bisque was delicious. Excellent combination of flavors. The spinach/apple/walnut salad also very...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

One of the best meals in town. Five of us had a birthday celebration on a Friday night. Tim the best waiter ever was even helpful, kind and present when needed. We all loved our meals. We shared a wonderful cheese board with many small...More

Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed 3 November 2017

(1) Atmosphere was very nice. (2) Service was willing but out waitstaff were not too informative. (3) The bouillabaisse was the best reviewed dish among the members of or party. I had the chicken w/ orecchiette pasta - kinda bland. Several of us wanted the...More

1  Thank beryl_greene
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30 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$20 - 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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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