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3207 1st Ave, Cedar Rapids, IA
319-364-9896
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 30
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
One of my favorites

Love the ID. Good beer, good service, good food and giod atmosphere. Fish and chips are always good if you're feeling traditional, Cheese wontons are great if you aren't. -And I can always get cider in tap to quench my thirst. Just a nice cozy pub that's been around as long as I cam remember.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
LadyChal1973
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Love the ID. Good beer, good service, good food and giod atmosphere. Fish and chips are always good if you're feeling traditional, Cheese wontons are great if you aren't. -And I can always get cider in tap to quench my thirst. Just a nice cozy pub that's been around as long as I cam remember.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Had lunch the Saturday of mothers day weekend with my mother in law, grandma and husband. All our food was great, they are out of towners and loved the food. Mother is law is a vegetarian and her veggie sandwich was great. I did not like the table we were sat at. We had an elderly person and a pregnant... More 

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Oelwein
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236 reviews 236 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The place was packed so after a 25 minute wait we were seated. I do not mind waiting if service is good. The food did not come out as quick as other times and to top it off the fries were cold that came with my burger. It was not worth the wait.

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Marion
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115 reviews 115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

They have a variety of dishes here and everything is always very good. They have good pizza, wraps, Burgers and salads. It is a dark place, wish they would remodel the place a little. BUt the food is very good

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Chicago, Illinois
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98 reviews 98 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I came here for a business lunch with a group of 8 people. It's basically a pub with an above average menu of selections. I definitely was pleasantly surprised by the creative menu which included a cheeseburger with bacon, fried egg, and peanut butter (Aussie Burger). Service was very good and the ambiance was a typical pub (dark wood, televisions,... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My wife and I have been going to the ID for years. It’s one of our favorites because my wife has a food allergy and the waiter/waitresses are very good about conveying that to the cooks. It's “bar food” but they have some specialty items like the Orange Roughy, Mushroom Caps and the Mediterranean Salad that are excellent and rival... More 

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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44 reviews 44 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Probably deserves a 3 if comparing to Minneapolis restaurants, but a 4 if comparing to other restaurants in Cedar Rapids, We stay here occasionally when passing through town. The waitress told us not to order the Italian stuff because it just isn't their forte, so I got the Irish stew (see photo), which was good, not great and a bit... More 

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Williamsburg, Iowa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The food here was very good. My daughters both raved about their burgers, my husband raved about his tuna steak sandwich, and I really enjoyed my fish & chips. Of course we had to try the cheese wontons, which were tasty as well. The service was quick and friendly. Loved the atmosphere, especially their winter decor.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Went here with a group of basketball parents between games on a Sunday over the noon hour. They really had no interest in our business, which would have been well over $600 for an hour and a half worth of work. They shuffled us into a corner, then never served us. Then, had the audacity to come tell us they... More 

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West Monroe, Louisiana
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My husband and I came here for a quick dinner with 2 other couples for the first time and were really impressed with the service and the food. While the bar was really crowded during happy hour, we received our food very quickly, and the server was very attentive. I got the fish and chips, and they were seriously phenomenal!

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Additional Information about Irish Democrat

Address: 3207 1st Ave, Cedar Rapids, IA
Phone Number: 319-364-9896
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3207 1st Ave, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
  • Phone Number: 319-364-9896

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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