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Copper Kettle

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2987 Jackson St, Dubuque, IA 52001-1975
+1 563-845-0567
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Madison, Wisconsin
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined here tonight, and under the last two owners. It wasn't to bad. A bit pricey for the area, but not to extreme. The food was great, and came in a timely matter

Thank swreptile
Dubuque, Iowa
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Recently we had supper at the Copper Kettle with 3 other couples. It just happened to be the Korean New Year and it was our understanding that the Chef was of Korean descent. So the menu that night had specials that we or Korean origin. They did not disappoint those of us who tried the specials. Others ordered their norms... More 

Thank DBQRob
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

I have not tried the food yet......but the wait....is enough for me to just get up and try some place else. First they were out of the appetizer that we wanted. Now....it's been 70 minutes since we have been seated and still no food.

Thank Kristen P
Dubuque, Iowa
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

Tried to be happy about this visit, I literally spent $100 here after having an undercooked steak and waiting while my date finished his dinner... like I get that bad steaks happen but for no one to come by and apologize is just unacceptable... don't go here if you want so spend a decent amount of money and be treated... More 

Thank exptravelor13458
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Had a mid-afternoon lunch at this restaurant and were not disappointed. It is located across the street from the old Dubuque Brewing and Malting House which is in disrepair but interesting just the same. When I inquired about the Brewery, the waitress was quick to offer a book for my review that talked about the building's early history. Good food,... More 

Thank Allison399
East Dubuque, Illinois
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 24, 2017 via mobile

Very popular Small - noisy when full Portions ample Best onion rings around Limited menu Parking can be difficult but worth the effort

Thank Tristatetraveler365
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Amazing. Just amazing. Great decor and atmosphere. Great view of the old brewery ( I hope they don't tear it down!). We took reviews to heart (get it, Valentine's Day lol) ordered the charcuterie board and broasted chicken. My husband had a bacon bleu cheese burger. Try the Moscow nuke or Bloody Mary, both were awesome! We will be back!

Thank MarciaMark
Dubuque, Iowa, USA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017

servers are personable and attentive. The gyros are the best I've ever eaten....including those in ATHENS, Greece! :)

Thank Michael M
Dubuque, Iowa
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 14, 2017

This family owned restaurant has a great selection of food. Never have had a bad meal. Wait staff is wonderful. Casual atmosphere. Need to get there early as the locals know of there great food & drinks. Parking can be a little crazy sometimes, Especially if there has been a lot of snow. I marked not sure for Romantic because... More 

Thank janimal6156
Dubuque, Iowa
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

We've been here many times but are just getting to a review! Great place for a beer, food, and/or family time. Incredibly accommodating.

Thank NMLind

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2987 Jackson St, Dubuque, IA 52001-1975
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-845-0567

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?