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Joensy's Restaurant

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2563 N Dodge St, Iowa City, IA 52245-9556
+1 319-359-1112
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“tenderloin” (15 reviews)
“cole slaw” (4 reviews)
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2563 N Dodge St, Iowa City, IA 52245-9556
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Wanted an awesome tenderloin and joensy's Iowa city was our pick. Awesome tenderloin, fries, and Cole slaw. Got a half because I never can eat a whole one.

Thank AmanaSH
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Joensy's is the place to go if you like Midwestern tenderloins! A Mom and Pop business, Mom took our orders and brought the meals, Pop came out of the kitchen to visit and check on us. These tenderloins are right, meaning a little crispy on...More

Thank Glenda1947
Reviewed April 20, 2018

We were hungry for a good Iowa pork tenderloin sandwich so we tried Joensy’s. They have a nice really large pork tenderloin sandwich but for us a half one was plenty and very good. We both had fries and they were good and nice and...More

Thank IowaJim2015
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

My family has eaten here multiple times. The kids now ask to come here and I'm thankful that they do. The food is great. The owners are friendly. I like the way they have a great "plain" tenderloin, and you can pick different fixings to...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed September 16, 2017

This is now an annual stop for the boys baseball trip. We make an extra effort to swing by Iowa City in order to get a huge tenderloin sandwich at Joensy's. And to check up on the basketball exploits of the young gals. Some (fools)...More

Thank marksK5242VO
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Simply put, the breaded tenderloin sandwich at Joensy's stands out above most all other lunch options in Iowa City...or mid America. There appear to be several "Joensy's" restaurant in the Iowa City area, this one on Dodge Street was my first and only experience with...More

Thank Wavetamer9999
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

The tenderloins were big and burger was decent. Fries were good. The restaurant was clean and service was quick. Good place to stop.

Thank Brandi G
Reviewed April 9, 2017

Friendly family owned place. Owner cooks your meal and comes out to check and ensure you enjoyed. Great sandwiches and fries. Very clean place, good for quick, reasonably priced eats. Atmosphere is on par with a Jimmy Johns, but food and friendly folks make up...More

Thank augie91
Reviewed March 31, 2017

Stopped here on the way from Davenport to Iowa City. I had the grilled tenderloin which was tasty and filling. My husband and son had the large pork tenderloin. It took them two sittings to finish because it was so large. The fries were addicting,...More

1  Thank mominia
Reviewed June 18, 2016

We have stopped here twice on trips to Davenport. It's just a short drive off the freeway; can't see it from the freeway. Even the small pork tenderloin sandwich sticks out of the edges of the bun. Also got good coleslaw and a small cup...More

Thank nimbin2006
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2563 N Dodge St, Iowa City, IA 52245-9556
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-359-1112
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