Top Chef: Downtown Iowa City

Monday, February 26th, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. at hotelVetro

Top Chef: Downtown is the local culinary event of the spring. Downtown and Northside Marketplace restaurants prepare signature dishes from some of the area’s favorite restaurants, while area¬†mixologists craft exquisite cocktails. The title “Top Chef” is awarded by a panel of culinary experts and all guests can weigh in to determine the People’s Choice winner.

2017 Participants: Share Wine Lounge & Small Plate Bistro, Dumpling Darling, Crepes de Luxe Cafe, Bread Garden, Baroncini, Oasis Falafel, Sweets & Treats, Yotopia, Molly’s, Micky’s Irish Pub, Iowa City Yacht Club, Forbidden Planet, Pints, Motley Cow, Pullman, The Mill, The Java House, The High Ground Cafe, Northside Bistro, Bluebird Diner, Molly’s Cupcakes, University of Iowa Dining, I LOVE PHO, Maestro Empanadas, Aspen Leaf Frozen Yogurt featuring Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory

Congratulations to our 2017 Winners:
Top Chef Entree: 1st Place- University of Iowa Dining, 2nd Place: Northside Bistro, 3rd Place- Maestro Empanadas
Top Chef Mixology: 1st Place- Pints, 2nd Place- The Mill
Top Chef Dessert: 1st Place- Bluebird Diner

People’s Choice Entree: 1st Place- Baroncini, 2nd Place- University of Iowa, 3rd Place- Share Small Plate Bistro & Wine Lounge
People’s Choice Mixology: 1st Place- The Mill, 2nd Place- Pints
People’s Choice Dessert: Sweets & Treats
People’s Choice Barista: High Ground Cafe
People’s Choice Barista Latte Art: Java House

Thank you to our amazing 2017 sponsors!

Hills Bank & Trust Company

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US Foods

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