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Diggers Rest Coffeehouse & Roaster

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314 Jefferson St, Burlington, IA 52601-5306
+1 319-758-6067
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

The coffees are always special, and the lunch choices are great. Enjoy artwork by local artists while you dine.

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Thank Barbara S
Burlington, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Looking for an out of the ordinary experience in downtown Burlington? Look no further then Diggers! Take a step back in time...a blast from the past...enter a unique world of hand crafted coffees and sandwiches that will please any pallet and epicurean. Relax it is all very casual.

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Thank MrWedge10
Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Muddy Chai coffee was the best I have ever had! I was pleasantly surprised. If your looking for a spot to sit alone or chat with a friend this is the place. Cozy atmosphere. 2 top tables. Loved it cuz it was delicious 😀

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Thank Labedaelaine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2014

Love the food and atmosphere. The bread is fresh and organic for all of the sandwiches. The Thai lunch on Wednesdays is the best Thai food I've eaten!

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Thank alworkman99
Fort Madison, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2014 via mobile

The coffee is the best I've had. Food is good too. Nice cozy place. They roast the coffee there. Peru organic is the best.

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Thank John K
Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2014

Enjoyed the coffee every day. Ate there three days. Especially enjoyed the Thai lunch special on Wednesday.

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Thank MackGirl2014
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2013

Stopped in for coffee and breakfast. Loved the atmosphere and that we could avoid a chain restaurant/fast food while visiting Burlington. The breakfast sandwich was really great. Wasn't expecting much ordering an egg and ham sandwich, but it was excellent. It was on hearty peasant bread, and had a perfectly cooked egg with ham, cheese and a really fresh tomato.... More 

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Thank Troy G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2012

It's a coffee shop......a real one.....with wood floors that aren't level, coffee experts that sell wholesale beans to "the other coffee shops" you're buying coffee from. They have high end knowledge, high end service, they're prepared (which is rare for Southern Iowa---sorry---I was born and raised here and the service and preparedness of everything is average). This is a high... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Jefferson St, Burlington, IA 52601-5306
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 319-758-6067

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?