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The General Store Pub

12612 Stone City Road, Anamosa, IA 52205
+1 319-462-4399
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (15 reviews)
“tenderloin” (11 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
Opens in 28 min
$$ - $$$
12612 Stone City Road, Anamosa, IA 52205
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

This place is absolutely wonderful and the atmosphere makes it that much better. Ordered a couple burgers and both were excellent, the waffle fries equally excellent! The Wapsirita is delicious as well. I highly recommend if you're in the area.

Thank Mikayla E
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We make a point to stop in to the General Store whenever possible. Sunday afternoons/evenings have an open mic/open stage. It does get busy on the weekends, especially in the fall. They have added a beer garden this summer. Walking in you might expect regular...More

Thank DuhawkGreg
Mandy W, Manager at The General Store Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Glad to hear you enjoy your trips down to the Pub! Thanks for the deer warning. A great reminder this time of year.

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Wonderful food in historic Stone City, Ia. Amazing food and great staff. Be sure to check out the bar area in the basement or eat on the deck overlooking the river. How they cook such a variety of great food in they're very small kitchen...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Our food was pub food, and was fine. The ambiance was excellent. Staff were very friendly and gave recommendations for food. The spinach and artichoke won tons were really good. The Bloody Mary drink was quite tasty and only $5. At the end of the...More

Thank IowaTravelers15
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Been wanting to visit Stone City for years, and we were told by a gentleman at the Anamossa tourism office that this was a good place to dine. Building was an original Stone City limestone structure with comfortable outdoor dining on the Wapsi River. Menu...More

Thank blandboy
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Take CRX 28 into Stone City. It will be on the south side of the road on the north side of the Wappsi River by the bridge. Take this way because some of the gravel roads by the river are flooded. A great Iowa Tenderloin...More

Thank cdhcch
Management response:Responded 8 August 2017

No more flooding, glad you found a way to us!

Reviewed 4 July 2017

While it is worth visiting Stone City the food and service was disappointing. We convinced out-of-state friends to try an Iowa tenderloin and both arrived dry and tasteless. And the 6-8 waffle fries, thanks for substantial serving, were lukewarm. We asked for coleslaw on the...More

Thank D C
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Well, a lot of it is fried food. Not all. We were steered to this place by our Airbnb host. Have to admit I was a little concerned when the gps said "parts of route are not accessible", but, once we found it we're glad...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the way to Codfish Hollow. Stone City is beautiful. Very cool old limestone buildings. The General Store Pub building dates back to 1897, sits right on the river. The food was excellent. Serves pizza and burgers. Tenderloin was massive, thin, and breaded well....More

Thank krogersku
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A variety of sandwiches, salads, pizza are on the menu. They have a full bar and make a really good Bloody Mary. There is a two-story deck in back that overlooks the Wapsipinicon River. It is such a popular place to sit on a nice...More

Thank boot1973
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mike g
3 April 2016|
Response from Larae H | Reviewed this property |
The menu is full of options. Burgers,shrimp,fish,salads!very reasonable on prices!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12612 Stone City Road, Anamosa, IA 52205
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Anamosa
  • Phone Number: +1 319-462-4399
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The Stone City General Store Pub is located right along the banks of the Wapsipinicon River. With 2 levels of indoor and outdoor seating, there is something for everyone. Stop by for one of our award winning burgers or a refreshing Wapsirita.
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