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Clinton Street Social Club

) #19 of 206 Restaurants in Iowa City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
18 1/2 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3912
+1 319-351-1690
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
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18 1/2 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3912
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food!! Great Whiskeys and drinks!!!!!! Perfect Service!!!!!! Very Eclectic!!!!!!!!! Terrible parking in Iowa City but I kept having to shove quarters in while enjoying this place. Ian was my server... maybe the BEST I have ever had in all my travels. He knew everything...More

Thank gary c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went with a friends and a group of Mandela Fellows. It was a lot of fun with a very eclectic atmosphere. I think their bar can fix any drink, no matter how bazar! We had a very enjoyable evening. Carol was our server and...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We found this restaurant to have great atmosphere and music, and were also very happy with our food. There is a great cocktail menu. If you are a whiskey fan, this is the place for you. We started with the corn fritters which had goat...More

Thank jennybee180
Reviewed 5 June 2017

As school is out for the summer, we had no issues finding a table for four late on a Thursday evening. My husband and our friends chose classic cocktails, while I decided on a house-created concoction. We passed drinks around the table to try, as...More

Thank guildencrantz
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The deviled eggs are delicious! I mention that first, because that is the lasting impression this place made on me. The other food was good, like 4/5 stars, but the deviled eggs on a bed of salt were mouth-watering! My fiance didn't enjoy her shrimp...More

Thank Jered A
Reviewed 25 October 2016

A great place with lots of options for everyone. For the serious diner, a great menu with decent wine list. For a casual drink, a great bar--2 of them. For music, Thursday night jazz. Some locavore items.

Thank bdaun
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Sat at the bar and had 3 appys- all excellent. Bar service was great and friendly and I would return to this restaurant if I was here again. I stayed on the first floor bar but believe there is another bar and seating upstairs as...More

Thank CaymanGreg
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The cocktail list is hard to beat, anywhere. The atmosphere is very "speak-easy," no table cloths, no drop ceilings. Very easy going. The food is the American equivalent of a bistro: no-nonsense, somewhat retro choices (deviled eggs), nicely prepared and presented.

Thank Downing T
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Tucked at the top of a steep staircase just feet from the Iowa Territories Capitol building is a charming eatery I can't wait to return to. Catering to a slightly older-than-undergrads crowd, it is a perfect establishment for date night or a or couples outing....More

Thank Esther W
Reviewed 28 June 2016

kitchen randomly closes early, but food is good. Beer selection is ok. It really is all about the craft cocktails here, they take a lot of pride in making them as they should be made or creating new ones

Thank L0ufa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 1/2 S Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52240-3912
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-351-1690
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