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89 2nd St, Coralville, IA 52241-2669
319-338-1738
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Iowa City, Iowa
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25 reviews 25 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

For those who have never been to Che Grace,it is hard to know where to begin to describe. Chef Z is truly a one man show: he takes your reservation, greats you, seats you, serves you, educates you, entertains you and becomes your friend. Oh, and did I mention the food? Last night I had Fillet Mignon. It was topped... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We first met Chef David when our children were going to school in Iowa, 6 years ago. His restaurant is quietly elegant. The food preparation is exquisite. Chef treated us as special guests the first time we ate there and we have been fortunate to celebrate two graduation dinners there. The experience is worth the price. Though the kids are... More

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Keota Iowa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This little restaurant is a refreshing surprise. It is an intimate atmosphere that is conducive to visiting and quiet and calming. The decor is very pleasing to the eye and reminds me of small little cafe's in Europe.David, the chef and owner, will do anything to please you. The food is cooked to perfection and preference. It is pricey but... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Me and my wife eat at Chez Grace at all of our ocations, its so fancy food from great chef. I highly recomend it for everyone who want to spend awesome night with his spouse

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Detroit, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

I have been to Chez grace 2 or 3 times now. It is truly a unique place. It is expensive, but the food is excellent. The wait to seat is null. However, the wait for the food can be long. This is due to 1 man (owner) runs the whole show, he is the chef, the host, the servicer. There... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

The ambiance was warm, upscale and inviting. The exterior is misleading (in a strip mall) for what you find inside. It seats only 16 people so it is private feeling. The chef was really interactive which was very fun. Overall a nice experience.

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Went here for the first time with my daughter and her boyfriend October 13, 2012. What a treat! Such a find in Iowa City area. Great food, excellent service and nice wine selections. He really took good care of us. Will be back on the next trip to Iowa City. Can not belief it is in a strip mall! Once... More

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Ann Arbor, MI
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

Let me start by saying that I am a REALLY picky eater, and the Midwest has a surfeit of "adequate" food. Chez Grace is the real thing; the food is perfect, the wine is good, the experience is nonpareil. We go twice a month and we LOVE Chef David. Words actually fail me as to how perfect and delicious each... More

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

Well, first you have to look where one might least expect. Chez Grace is located in a small strip of shops behind an all you can gorge eatery. The restaurant is small but once inside you will find simple yet elegant decor. And then the surprises keep getting more intriguing. Start with the chef (David) who comes from Palestine, is... More

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Iowa City, Iowa, United States
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Where to start, this is my second visit to Chez Grace, and David the owner and chef, is a wonderful self taught amazing man who cooks some of the BEST classical french you will ever lay your hands on. Group of 3 today, we started with salads. Seared pear with Brie, review from the women dining, "can I lick the... More

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Address: 89 2nd St, Coralville, IA 52241-2669
Phone Number: 319-338-1738
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
Cuisine: French

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