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Atlas World Grill

127 Iowa Ave, Iowa City, IA 52240-3905
319-341-7700
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The place is busy for lunch, so it's helpful to get a reservation. But if you're alone and don't mind sitting on the bar, it's quite an experience as well. The view outside from the bar is nice. The bartender's great. Had a mac and cheese, a stella, and a hot mocha. The mac and cheese was one of the... More 

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North Liberty, Iowa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I've only had the Buffalo Chicken Burrito but it's so good I've never thought about getting anything else. It has a unique menu.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

The Atlas is one of my favorite lunch spots in Iowa City. The food is always good ,and the service is friendly and reliable. The tomato bisque soup is one of my favorites.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Atlas is one of my favorite restaurants to visit! The menu has a variety of items to choose from and the food is fantastic, full of flavor as they use the finest and freshest locally grown organic ingredients! I've never had a bad meal here and the staff is always courteous and friendly!

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Iowa City, Iowa
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Atlas has been a reliable regular restaurant stop for years now: what has stayed consistent are the delicious spicey dishes--my favorites are the blackened catfish with an andouille jambolaya and the Jamaican jerked chicken with a poblano salsa, both consistently and reliably excellent, as is the Thai chicken satay salad, a perfect lunch. The chef has some New Orleans experience,... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When we arrived with our son and his family, they immediately brought out some apple and strawberry slices for the grandkids. Kids don't understand waiting for orders so this was great! The food is always great and plentiful at Atlas. Call ahead in warm weather to get a spot on the sidewalk.

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Dined twice. Once pretty average as we were given a set menu by our organisers. We went there a second time But this time we chose food from the menu. We were all happy with our choices. Salmon and Shrimp were really nice.

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Hays
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Great atmosphere. View from inside is almost panoramic. Food presented nicely. Outdoor seating. Dogs allowed on patio! Recommend.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Atlas has been our go-to place for a nice meal for the past two years. What has kept us coming back is the food and the service. The only thing holding back a star is that there are some things on their menu that are just not up to par with the rest of their offerings. Their burritos/wraps for lunch... More 

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Iowa City, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This place always seems busy, so thought we'd give it a try. I was not totally impressed. I had the scallops, they were ok. My husband had the Mac and cheese, it was good but I would recommend a smaller portion served with a side of veggies or salad instead of a huge plate of Mac and cheese for $16.50.... More 

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Additional Information about Atlas World Grill

Address: 127 Iowa Ave, Iowa City, IA 52240-3905
Phone Number: 319-341-7700
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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