Known throughout the state as the culinary capitol, just about every street in Downtown is home to extraordinary dining and drink options. From innovative farm-to-table award winning chefs to quick deli sandwiches, the Downtown District is your stomach’s best friend. Enjoy a great deal of downtown’s local eateries outside at one of more than 40 picturesque sidewalk cafes.

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Through a collaboration with Think Iowa City, Iowa City Area Development Group, Iowa City Area Business Partnership and the Iowa City Downtown District, we're providing continued updates and resources for COVID-19 related information. Thanks to the support from MidWestOne Bank, West Bank, GreenState Credit Union, Great Western Bank, Hills Bank, Two Rivers Bank, U.S. Bank and CBI Bank Trust, Johnson County and other area partners, the Project Better Together team has created a community-wide Shop Local program to help encourage and motivate local spending at Johnson County local businesses. Starting June 22nd, for every $150 spent shopping local, receive a $20 gift card of YOUR choice to a local business.

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