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Sunshine Family Restaurant

401 Central Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-7025
+1 563-582-3090
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Diner
401 Central Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-7025
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I went to the Sunshine Family Restaurant for breakfast. The place was packed - with talking, laughing people! This meant to me that it is a popular place to go to. As soon as a table was vacated it was filled again...More

Thank Marsha M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place offers good inexpensive food. I always get breakfast & it is great. Staff is friendly. You can take the family and not break the bank! Would recommend.

Thank Cherie350
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with a group of 12. They sat us in the banquet area. Quick service food came out fast and hot. Very affordable place to fill up.

Thank sdgrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for breakfast even though our hotel offered free continental. It was busy, but we enjoyed the friendly atmosphere. My eggs, toast, bacon were all fine, and spouse's omelet and potatoes was also tasty. Better value than similar restaurants near Chicago.

Thank davidkH1778KL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow this place is unique! The staff is friendly and efficient and the food was really good. The place has a very relaxed atmosphere. The next time in Dubuque I will be going there!

Thank Loren555
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We looked at reviews online and decided to have late breakfast at this place. It was a weekday and the place was relatively busy, still there was no line up. Service was excellent (I may be dreaming but people in Iowa seem to be more...More

Thank Cannuck1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on a busy Sunday morning, had corned beef hash and eggs my wife had eggs and bacon. Service was quick,was a definite local restaurant,but by no way did we feel we were slighted for being from out of town as some...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came here for lunch. Very good food for a great price. Our server was wonderful - so friendly and attentive. Potato soup was phenomenal. Don't miss this for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Debbie0722
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sunshine Family Restaurant was a short walk from our stay at the Hotel Julien. The breakfast was very affordable, delicious and hot. The place was very full, but we didn't have to wait very long to get a seat. The food arrived promptly for...More

Thank Ann V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Dubuque, you have to have Breakfast or Lunch. Great food and service at great prices.

Thank Kemper4
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Jim M
27 April 2016|
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Response from Jim M | Reviewed this property |
wondering if under new management had a good string of help going so am surprised myself on what happened there recently.
Nikki M
3 March 2016|
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Response from C H E | Reviewed this property |
All day.
6 November 2015|
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Response from C H E | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, no. BLT is good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Central Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001-7025
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-582-3090
been here for years, serve breakfast lunch and supper
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