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The Hamburg Inn No. 2

214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
+1 319-337-5512
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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6:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I realize this place is an Iowa City institution and it's a nice place, nice staff, but the food is hit or miss and after the miss last night we likely won't be back again. I ordered the steak and eggs which was undercooked, but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GilbertMcK
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant was recommended as a terrific place to get a great hamburger, but sad to say, it wasn't!!! We ordered hamburgers with two sides and the burgers were so well done that they charred on the outside and crumbled when you tried to eat...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went for a brunch and I was so surprised how good it’s the food. I got an omelette with hash browns and salads.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank itamartavares
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

Very good tenderloin. Took the family here. Parking can be difficult if you have a huge vehicle . Great fries as well. Def worth stopping in for a quick meal they accommodated 10 seat quickly for us

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank B9630AKjasonc
Reviewed November 2, 2018

I've patronized both Hamburg Inns #2 in Iowa City, one in the "suburbs" and the other downtown. This review is for the flagship Hamburg Inn downtown. The atmosphere and staff are authentically representative of a college town. The restaurant is a short walk from the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Joseph S
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We came here from Minneapolis for the Hawkeyes homecoming game. The diner had a great small town feel and awesome food. Highly recommend if you’re visiting Iowa City!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Six8cal
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Awesome breakfast at 930 am on a weekday, kind of busy place and the service was totally awesome. Reasonably priced also. Nice atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jdh2971
Reviewed October 18, 2018

My wife and I had heard a lot about the Hamburg Inn but had never been there. We took a chance, went there and had a great time. The food is awesome, the walls are filled with historical articles and pictures and the people were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bryan D
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Wonderful atmosphere, excellent burger & mac-n-cheese, friendly and efficient staff. This place to in my opinion should be on everyone's list if you go to Iowa City. It is fine a balance between regulars, college students, tourists who all enjoy wonderful food and experience!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mickaël L
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We were curious about this place so we decided to locate it even though is was near downtown and there was lots of traffic to deal with. It is a very small location with the tables crammed in very close together. It was filled to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ray10t
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November 16, 2018|
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I am not familiar with their soup.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 N Linn St, Iowa City, IA 52245-2149
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-337-5512
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