Travel Iowa kicks off their deliciously enticing celebration throughout 28 Main Street communities across the state, this Friday!

The 2nd Annual Travel Iowa’s Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week will be held from Friday Sep 14 through Sunday Sep 23. Over 150 establishments throughout 28 Iowa communities will bring in customers with dining discounts and special activities.

Quad Cities’ very own Main Street Iowa district, Hilltop Campus Village, is a vibrant area in Davenport which offers culture, education, shopping, dining and entertainment. This historic area, which covers 95 square blocks, from 5th Street north to Lombard, and between Perry and Ripley streets, has some great deals planned for Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week!

Check out these participating businesses and some great deals:

The Brewed Book (1524 N Harrison St. Davenport)

This used bookstore and coffee shop that also specializes in amazingly delicious pastries! Looking for a nice and relaxing experience, this is the place to go!

Donuts & More (1717 Brady St. Davenport)

This Quad Cities favorite for over 30 years takes the ‘More’ in their name to a whole new level. In addition to their scrumptious donuts, you can get regular coffee, hazelnut coffee, milk, chocolate milk, orange juice, bottled water or the newest addition, BLASTERS! You can choose from 3 flavors, the Inferno, the Islander and the Jolly Rancher. For Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week, from Sep 14-23, you will receive a FREE regular donut with any purchase of a drink!

Greatest Grains (1600 N Harrison St. Davenport)

This iconic presence has been around since 1978. In addition to the grocery store offering natural foods and vitamins, Greatest Grains also serves as a delicious delicatessen for lunch and dinner.

Java Station Coffee (1927 N Main St. Davenport)

Are you in the mood for the most delicious and creative pick-me-up beverages? Enjoy some coffee, espresso drinks, mocha frios, Italian sodas, smoothies, muffins, Biscotti and more!

La Moreliana Ice Cream Shop (1908 Brady St. Davenport)

This unique Ice Cream Shop also serves as an authentic Mexican sandwich shop! Enjoy some elote, Sincronizada or some Mango Chocolate Ice Cream!

Lendi’s Gyros (1008 N Harrison St. Davenport)

Treat yourself to some authentic Greek-style food! Lendi’s Gyros offers anything from a Jumbo Gyro or Gyro Cheeseburger to Gyro Cheese Fries and Gyro Salad. And don’t forget about the Chicago Hotdog, Italian Beef or Polish Sausage!

Mary Sue’s Café (1615 N Harrison St. Davenport)

Looking for the best breakfast in the Quad Cities? This friendly old-fashioned atmosphere combining patriotism and Chicago Cubs memorabilia provides the most delicious breakfast AND lunch! Make sure to mention Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week from Sep 14-23 for 10% off your entire order!

McNeal’s Southern Smokehouse (1218 Brady St. Davenport)

Come “Put Some South In Yo Mouth” at this newest addition in the Hilltop! Enjoy southern smoked BBQ Jonathan and Ashley McNeal have taken their passion to the BBQ pit and are creating some amazing dishes!

Redband Coffee (110 W 13th St. Davenport)

If you are in the mood for some amazing coffee, pastries and more, then Redband Coffee Hilltop store is the place to go! They will randomly give away two gift cards each day during Restaurant Week. Each gift card can be redeemed at any Redband Coffee store for one free New Orleans Style Ice Coffee.

Rock’s Anchor Grill (1526 N Harrison St. Davenport)

A “homey hole in the wall – that pays honor to those who have served in our country’s military”. Whether you are looking for one of the only two restaurants in the Quad Cities that sells grits, or “the best tenderloin in Davenport” then you must stop by! If you mention Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week between Sep 14-23, you will receive 10% off your ENTIRE order!


For more information on Main Street Iowa Restaurant Week, including other participating communities across the state, visit

For more information on the Hilltop Campus Village’s participation in Iowa Main Street Restaurant Week, visit

Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to check out some of the Quad Cities’ best businesses!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.