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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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  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Read about burgers here so had to try it. They live up to the hype and this place is special. Cool space, great music and service and food’s great. Was desperate for some salad and vegetables so ordered these with my burger...the vegetables were some...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I ordered Hamburg Inn No. 2 through Chomp to be delivered to my hotel room. Chomp did a great job getting the food there quickly. I ordered a Reuben sandwich with mac 'n cheese and cottage cheese. The sandwich was wrapped in foil and was...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The last time we visited IC - Hamburg had just had their fire & closed. This time it was open & one of the first places we ate. SO GLAD it is back & better than ever. Food is fantastic & memorabilia is amazing. Big...More

Thank BethS13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a taste for food like you've never tasted before, fake time to find the Hamburg Inn. An Iowa City Landmark and a place where a thousand poems have been born, this writers' haven popular for pumpkin pancakes and bottomless coffee and a...More

Thank Joye C
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Another spot I saw on the Big Ten Network show Campus Eats. I was in town for a college football game. This place specializes in pie shakes and it did not disappoint. Stepping into the place, I thought I time machined back to the past,...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My husband, Steve, my son, Storm, my daughter, Brittany and I decided to try The Hamburg Inn No. 2 before we went to see Kevin Smith at the Englert Theatre. What a brilliant decision!! Storm is a tenderloin fanatic and was pleasantly pleased with his...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I found myself in Iowa City after 20 years away. The Hamburg Inn is still fun, quirky with excellent food. You want a casual lunch or dinner, this is your place.

Thank AnnfromSF
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

😢😡 won’t be back. Frustrating when the employees smile and laugh through the locked door an hour before close.

Thank HollywoodPixie
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Was a staple in my husbands diet while in college. Have to stop every time we are in town. Always a long wait but always worth it.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

The Mushroom Swiss Burger was really good and includes 2 side items for around $11.00. I had enough food to save half of it for the next meal. Try a pie milkshake, a must try, share your meal with a friend and then order the...More

Thank 22NotPicky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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