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Chez Grace

89 2nd St, Coralville, IA 52241-2669
+1 319-338-1738
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good5%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“foie gras” (8 reviews)
“filet” (4 reviews)
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French, European
89 2nd St, Coralville, IA 52241-2669
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

This unique one man show is amazing. The food, the presentation, the greeting, everything from start to finish is very meticulous and some of the best food in the country! I would highly suggest this place for anyone looking for a great romantic night out....More

1  Thank jon_cool99
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

A superb, delightful dining experience. Incredible Foie Gras on a caramelized pear, organic greens, tomato & goat cheese salad, butternut squash soup, perfectly seared scallops, firm, lean duck breast, and Crème brûlée. The chef / creator works all roles. A warm, intimate dining experience. Ahhh...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

My only concern about this review is that it might make it hard to get a reservation. Outstanding! One doesn't find a chef/owner at your table throughout dinner almost anywhere. The pear salad is outstanding. All the entrees were great. We had the filet, halibut,...More

3  Thank OcDiner92886
Reviewed 19 June 2017

It is great to find a French-style menu in Iowa. The steaks were among the most tender we have had, although the balsamic on the filet masked what was probably great natural flavor. The salads were very good, particularly with caramelized pears. The recommended wine-by-the-glass...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Consistent quality for over 8 years now. I lived for many years in both Paris and Tokyo, and tonight finally realized that what is so special about this restaurant is that it is French food in Japanese style: select only the best items from the...More

1  Thank Abramoff
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This restaurant is right on the strip we drive down all the time. We have lived in the area nearly 10 years before being referred. Chef David is you waiter and chef. Amazing food in a small quaint setting. If it wasn't set up as...More

Thank noahpaulkeck
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

One man show chez seats you feeds you does the dishes and manages to make a epic meal..one of a kind experience

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The food here is excellent! The menu is not large, but Chef David does everything to perfection! I routinely start with the foie gras, and often have the fillet. Make sure you save room for the dessert! The creme brûlée is amazing!

Thank mattlikefood
Reviewed 16 March 2016

We visited this restaurant as a special occasion, and had hoped for an elegant french dining experience. We ordered the tasting menu, and a very nice bottle of wine. We were surprised to be the only ones in the restaurant, and it was a Friday...More

Thank Patty F
Reviewed 9 March 2016

This is really a fantastic place. The food is incredible, authentic, simple and fresh. Nice decor, very relaxed, and plenty of space between tables. This is not an inexpensive place--so be warned there. But for a very nice night out if you like french food--this...More

1  Thank Rives B
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 2nd St, Coralville, IA 52241-2669
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: +1 319-338-1738
Very small and intimate, only 8 tables, kitchen is open to dining area, Chef David is also the waiter. Excellent wine pairings.
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