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Irish Democrat

3207 1st Ave, Cedar Rapids, IA
319-364-9896
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West Monroe, Louisiana
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 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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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is a local watering hole for me so have been there quite often with friends and clients. The place can get busy at lunch or dinner but service is always fast. Everyone loves the variety of appetizers and many times that's what we order for our meal. They also have a wide variety of meals with the ribs, French... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

My husband and I ate here with another couple, and were very happy with our food! We shared appetizers, and also had delicious drinks! They have many beers, and a great Martini menu to chose from. The atmosphere was good, especially on the bar side. We'd definitely return!

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Oelwein
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180 reviews 180 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The place was very busy but the waitress was quite attentive to all in her area. The food was tasty and portions are ample. It is a nice setting for drinks and a meal.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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113 reviews 113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The Irish Democrat(ID) is a restaurant that is also a bar. Lots of Democratic political pictures and campaign posters on the walls. A little bigger than the basics menu featuring quality burgers sandwiches and pizza. The thing everyone raves about are the cheese wantons. They are the best appetizer in Cedar Rapids. You park in the back at the ID... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Excellent food and service. Had the id special and the cheese wontons. Wonderful! Wife had the pecan salad also very good. Best Cheese fries in c.r.

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

They have a variety of foods to choose from. It is a favorite of our friends. Food is delicious! It is not your common fast food place nor is it a supper club, just deliciously prepared foods.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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41 reviews 41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I had lunch here on a weekday with 5 other people. We were seated right away. The host was friendly and pleasant. Our waitress was very busy and didn't check with us for refills or desserts. She could of made more money. The place is your typical bar décor. Table is clean and seats are debris-free. The place gets very... More

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Green Bay
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Delicious food. I recommend the fried cheese wontons and the pretzel tenderloin. They don't take reservations.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The food is yummy and waiters were nice. It is a dream for Democrats who are collectors of political items. It is fun and educational place to eat!

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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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