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Crepes De Luxe Cafe

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309 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1629
+1 319-887-2233
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“crepes” (44 reviews)
“herb chicken” (3 reviews)
“blueberries” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1629
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Reviewed 1 week ago

These crepes are amazing. I come here often, and usually bring someone along who hasn't tried Crepes De Luxe yet--so far, no one has been disappointed. There is a large menu (pretty much just crepes), both savory and sweet. The feel of the place is...More

Thank Lindsay J
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful. Quaint. Personal. Just a tremendous experience. We were concerned about cross contamination as two of us are Celiac. They had great explanations and did all of the cleaning and preparation right in front of us. Just tremendous. Tasty and very well prepared and presented....More

Thank James G
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

A little bit of Paris in Iowa City. Excellent crepe selection and prepared perfectly. Cute little place with great service too. If you’ve never had savory crepes please try one here!

Thank IaTravel
Reviewed November 20, 2017

Wonderfully healthy food that is delicious and beautifully presented. The owners and staff are very friendly and kind. It is an intimate simple setting. Two of us ordered three crepes, two savory and one sweet, and we were very full afterwards. The Herb Chicken crepe...More

Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

What a gem in Iowa City. Visited with family and had Le Couchon (savory) and also La Belle(sweet). Both were incredibly tasty. Staff and owners were great! Everyone loved their crepes and had a wonderful outing!

Thank 345gary
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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

The crepes were great. We went for breakfast and were first in line. Three of us ordered two crepes. Others came in after us. It took at least 10 minutes to get out first crepes. Our second crepe took over 30 minutes. It makes sense...More

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Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

At this darling cafe, "sweet" and "savory" top the two columns of the menu chalkboard. Soooo many delicious crepe choices, reasonably priced. You'll love this cafe.

Thank tampatowers
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Found this little place this morning, friendly service and excellent food. We enjoyed both the savory and the sweet selections. I would recommend this restaurant for breakfast and lunch both.

Thank Barry M
Reviewed February 6, 2017

I had the pleasure of finding Crepes de Luxe Cafe in downtown Iowa City. We had just had a dinner at the nearby Chop House and on the walk back to the car, I noticed Crepes de Luxe Cafe on collage street. Having traveled to...More

Thank MBruck
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

If you like crepes, you have to stop here! The entree crepes as well as the dessert crepes are not only delicious but they make them to look like little presents! The staff treats you like you are family and makes you feel at home!...More

Thank JohnnyChicago1
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 E College St, Iowa City, IA 52240-1629
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-887-2233
Craving a taste of Paris in Iowa? Go to Crepes De Luxe Cafe for sweet or savory crepes like the popular "Monkey Treat" with bananas and Nutella, or the L'Ocean, Salmon, Aioli, Lemon Juice, and Swiss Cheese. Chef Hicham has created a little taste of Paris in Iowa City and it is delicious. We have eaten here many times and never been disappointed. Within walking distance of the downtown hotels and popular pedestrian mall, it is a great restaurant for two or a small group. There is limited seating but any wait is worth it. If you are looking for an alternative to the "greasy spoon" breakfast or fast food dinner, try Crepes De Luxe Cafe. You will walk away thinking you just left a bistro near the Eiffel Tower.
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