RESTAURANTS

I am sensing two themes: It's cold, and we're trying our best to make ourselves forget about that....

Winter is finally showing some of its bite. So it's time to get some bites of good food to fight off the doldrums....

  IOWA CITY - Shanshan Kong had three goals when she opened La Wine Bar & Restaurant in downtown Iowa City this fall: to give Asian international students a place where they could...

Could the pie shake be ready to go global?...

Hy-Vee is offering a steak dinner special on Thursday nights, including a $1 donation to a local food pantry for every meal sold....

CEDAR RAPIDS - Matt Melone wants to dispel any negative ideas people have about cafeteria food....

Fight away that cold weather with some of these warm meals....

  CEDAR RAPIDS - When Haile Duncan saw a "Mas Margaritas, coming soon" sign outside a Boyson Road storefront last year, she didn't think she'd end up owning the Mexican restaurant...

Boston Fish Seafood Market and Restaurant closed in May, but two new ventures are seeking to carry on that business's 77-year legacy....

Osgood'sOsgood's, a sandwich shop in the Armstrong building food court at 210 Third Ave. SE, Cedar Rapids, is closing. The cafe announced on Facebook the last day in business will ...

CORALVILLE - People told Leon Truong it wasn't a good idea to open a restaurant. But that didn't stop the entrepreneur from taking the leap and opening his Vietnamese-focused resta...

CEDAR RAPIDS - When Carrie and Andy Schumacher were considering opening Cobble Hill restaurant in downtown Cedar Rapids in the early part of the decade, people told them not to do ...

You thought holiday themed eating ending with Christmas? Oh you sweet summer child....

Breakfast and ramen, and if you're into that, ramen for breakfast....

IOWA CITY - Monica Moen loves really good coffee cups and tea pots....

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas....

MARION - At Goldfinch Tap & Eatery, a restaurant that opened Sept. 13 in Uptown Marion, co-owner Andi Sofranko and chef Brandon Banaszek want the focus to be all about Iowa....

Want some Christmas-related food events? We've got you covered....

Food truck grilled cheese goes brick-and-mortar, Rawlicious reopens, and more....

CEDAR RAPIDS - Willie Fairley is far from most of his family and his childhood home in Mississippi, but when he's cooking, it helps counter his homesickness....

Vivian's Soul FoodLess than three years after opening, Vivian's Soul Food is moving to a building with more space than is available at its current location in a strip mall at 4342 ...

CEDAR RAPIDS - The property and land for Biaggi's Ristorante in northeast Cedar Rapids, which opened 17 years ago, has been sold for $3.3 million to a local physician and customer....

It's beginning to look a bit like Christmas for this week's food events....

This time of year, gift guides with all the latest gizmos and gadgets are rampant, and algorithms seem to follow us around the internet, demanding we buy the latest Instant Pot or ...

Thanksgiving is the theme this week in our gathering of Eastern Iowa food events. Go ahead and splurge, you only live once....