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The Hamburg Inn No. 2

214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
+1 319-337-5512
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is kind of a "cult classic". It's always been a madhouse every time I've visited, tables are very crowded but the service is quick. I love the Greek salad.

Thank Elise P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered a bacon cheeseburger with a slice of onion. I would give it a 1 rating overall. The waitress said they only have chopped onion and again, I asked for a slice. I was served a room room temperature, very well done, dry hamburger...More

1  Thank Willie211941
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Let's be honest, I'm not sure how ANYONE could ever give this place a bad review. If you are looking for credible reviews DO NOT read the negative ones as that's got to be a one off or they are just unpleasant people ;) Let...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast and a quaint place for a Sunday breakfast before heading home. Menu has choices for every one. The cinnamon roll French toast was very yummy. Coffee flavorful too. There will be a wait so be prepared.

Thank TaMike87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short wait to enjoy breakfast at the counter (actually a fun place to sit as you can see the whole place better). Lots to look at and an obvious favorite of those "in the know". Sweet Potato pancakes were huge...I ordered 2 but one would...More

Thank Beth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this icon restaurant! I especially like their bison burgers as it helps me watch my calories! And there’s nothing like a chocolate bourbon pecan pie shake like a birthday party in a cup. I love this place.

Thank romapanther5g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've eaten breakfast here several times in the past year. The service is good and quick, even when they are busy. Our server last time was especially attentive, without hovering over us. Much appreciated! Eggs, Eggs Benedict, bacon, pancakes, french toast...all good with very large...More

Thank 4Bubbles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Big, tasty portions in a classic greasy spoon interior with a lot of history. No need to go anywhere else.

Thank COLOFLTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here around 11:30am on a Friday and thankfully there were two tables open and we were seated right away. This is a small retro diner in the downtown area. If the parking lot is full, you may need change for the metered parking....More

Thank victoriah788
Reviewed 15 August 2018

My son attends University of Iowa and he and his girlfriend turned my husband and I on to this restaurant for breakfast. So yummy!

Thank Elliesue8
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-337-5512
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