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Caroline's Restaurant

200 Main Street, Hotel Julien, Dubuque, IA 52001-6942
563.556.4200
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Ranked #6 of 172 Restaurants in Dubuque
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Hiawatha, Iowa, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My husband and I and two friends made reservations: Drink order was delivered and order for entrees was taken 10 minutes p/arrival at 5:25 PM. After waiting over 1 hour (6:35PM), my husband went in search of our waitress. Shortly thereafter, our waitress appeared. She said our orders for pork tenderloin took a long time to bake and our order... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We were driving Iowa on our way to madison and it was dinner. We found Caroline's and what a find! We shared two entrees. I had the filet and after my first bite I wasn't sure if I wanted to share. It was incredible Iowa beef. But share time came. So we exchanged plates. My husband ordered the spaghetti squash... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

My husband, son and I just returned from a delicious dinner. We always enjoy Caroline's, I like going there because I know I won't be disappointed. They had a limited menu today, 6 entrees including turkey or ham with all the trimmings. I had the prime rib which was VERY good. I don't eat a lot of beef but this... More 

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. More 

Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The omelet's were monster size and hash browns were done to perfection. I did not need to eat lunch. Just wated for Happy Hour.

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Breakfast and dinner were both very good. Service was excellent! Dinner kind of pricey but what isn't? It was a special occasion so ya gotta do it, right?

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

Walworth, Wisconsin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This was our second time eating at Caroline's which is located in the lower level of the Hotel Jullian. EVERYTHING was excellent from the appetizers (Stuffed Mushrooms, and Duck Pot Stickers) The meals were top notch and the desert Strawberry Shortcake on homemade pound cake and the house special Bailys Irish cream bread pudding was by far the best I... More 

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

Dubuque, Iowa
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Chicken chili, worth every penny. Paradise salad w salmon, never disappoints. Sometimes they get busy and service slows. I can always find reasonably priced healthy food to eat-can't say that about too many places. I've asked them to half a full salad, though it's not displayed on the menu as such, and they always say yes! Now that's a day... More 

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

Elmhurst, Illinois
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Appetizers great, entrees should have sent back, wine flies came with wine. Service was nice. L may down the street was same price range and fantastic.

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear rogerparke, Our apology for the less than acceptable dining experience; rest assured this is not what we are known for. Please contact Paula Mangeno at 563-556-4200 Ext 5595 to discuss your concerns, as the restaurant manager, each and every diner's experience is her utmost concern. She would truly appreciate speaking with you. Sincerely, Team Caroline's More 

West Bloomfield, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Had a wonderful stay at Hotel Julien and truly enjoyed our dinner at Caroline's Restaurant. I had a new menu item, Pork Chop with Mango & Cherry Chutney. It was absolutely the best pork chop I have ever had! It was cooked perfectly which is not easy with a thick cut pork chop. Everything about the restaurant was enjoyable. Our... More 

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We ate here during our stay at the Hotel Julien. The menu was varied, and had a lot of different choices. We ate later in the day, about 8:30 pm, and our server was a little "off". It look a while to get our different courses, and the attentiveness was not quite there. Both of our meals were very good,... More 

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HotelJulienDubuqueGM, General Manager at Caroline's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Caroline's Dining Guest, Thank you for sharing of your experience at Caroline's. We truly appreciate your taking the time to comment on your dining and service. We look forward to seeing you again for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Or simply just stop by to say Hello. Thank you. Team Caroline's More 

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Additional Information about Caroline's Restaurant

Address: 200 Main Street, Hotel Julien, Dubuque, IA 52001-6942
Phone Number: 563.556.4200
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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