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Blackstone

503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
+1 319-338-1770
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“satay” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Came for lunch with a very large group, (18 people?) Young man who was our server was excellent (wish I would have gotten his name). Food came out a little slow, but we were a big group. All the food came out together and the...More

Thank HateTravel2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out celebrating a wedding anniversary. Started off with onion straws. Wow they were good. Four of us was full from it. I had the burger and salad. Got done with the burger and couldn't eat salad. Very good.

Thank AmanaSH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family (party of 6) came at 130pm on a Sunday during their “conversion from brunch to dinner menu”... We were turned away. Not offered a ‘Have drinks or cold apps while waiting’ just sorry we won’t seat you... I was stunned...

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was ok. But not well planned. They was not able to keep up with the orders. They run out of items . They just were not prepaired for the day.

Thank Wagenknechtfamily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The BlackStone restaurant has ample space, and is well suited for hosting several medium to large groups of people without having the rest of the restaurant suffer. I saw some booths with 3 - 4 people, and they seemed far enough away from our table...More

Thank ThaiGirl_atty
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed gathering at this restaurant with a large group. We enjoyed all kinds of appetizers from flat breads to sampler satay to calamari. All the food ordered was great and no one left empty handed because the left overs were great. The bar menu is...More

Thank Sherina A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were in town for graduation at the University of Iowa & specifically choose this restaurant, based on having both breakfast & lunch options on Saturdays (according to their website). We made a reservation for 11am & were anticipating ordering breakfast. Once seated, the waitress...More

Thank gottatip
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to this place during an overnight stay with friends. While the bar area was busy on Friday afternoon, the restaurant had plenty of tables fairly early in the evening. Our food was excellent. I had the Mediterranean chicken which had lots of fresh...More

Thank Glenda P
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Every time I ate lunch or dinner there , it was a real treat. All their choices were delicious. I loved their flat breads and soups. A great place for family gathering and eating with friends.

Thank 307seascape
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

My Husband and I were passing through and looking for a place to eat. I read the great reviews on line and the menu sounded amazing, so we stopped in. OMG!!! Loved the atmosphere, the waiters were great and the food was exceptional! Our only...More

Thank Madeline B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 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 - 1:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 Westbury Dr, Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245-2726
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-338-1770
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Description
Blackstone of Iowa City is locally owned by four longtime Iowa City residents. We strive to "bring more to the table" through our comfortable ambiance, personable service and high quality, great tasting food. The restaurant features four intimate dining rooms all separated by a large bar area with tables that can accommodate up to 16 people. Whether you are looking for a casual lunch, happy hour drinks, a reason to celebrate or an intimate dinner we are here to surpass your expectations. Happy hour is 3:00-6:00 everyday. Daily Specials: Monday - 1/2 price draft beer Tuesday - 1/2 price martinis Wednesday - 1/2 price wine General Manager - Samuel Hall Executive Chef - WIlliam Evans
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