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Copper Kettle

) #5 of 170 Restaurants in Dubuque $$ - $$$ American, ,
2987 Jackson St, Dubuque, IA 52001-1975
+1 563-845-0567
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cheese curds” (21 reviews)
“scotch egg” (15 reviews)
“poutine” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2987 Jackson St, Dubuque, IA 52001-1975
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went looking for a new place while in Dubuque and found this on social media. The first thing we thought was on the way to the restaurant; we thought we must have the address wrong. It's located on the corner of a residential area....More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Passing through Dubuque and found this restaurant on social media. Trendy place that feels comfortable. Wisconsin-style cheese curds fried in a tempura batter were crispy and melted in your mouth. Seared Ahi tuna was perfectly done and presented nicely with crisp sautéed yellow squash and...More

Thank james h
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Really yummy! The veggie burgers are a homemade patty! It is so rare to find that in any restaurant. So often I feel like the veggie patty option on menus is just an appeasement. Sure we'll keep some frozen,gmo veggie burgers in the back of...More

Thank Whichwayisit
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Full properly formatted review on my blog Yin's Beige Box. Omakase Sushi at Zipang in Calgary, the chocolate cake at Q Haute Cuisine also in Calgary, and the fried cheese curds at Copper Kettle in Dubuque. What these foods have in common is that they...More

Thank Yins_Beige_Box
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We have ate at the Copper Kettle a number of times , the menu has just a big enough selection to have something for any person any age.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Great service and excellent food. Try the cheese curds! You won't be disappointed in the Copper Kettle.

Thank LISA B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Been here a few times, seem like it is always busy, but they find seat seat for you every time! Food is great, beer is Ice cold, and the service is great! It is off the main drag so you have to look for it!...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Meet some family here for a Sunday lunch. The place was very busy which is a good sign. A nice selection on the menus with something for everyone. All 5 of us enjoyed our meals and the service was very good considering there were only...More

Thank Cytraveler26
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We lived in Dubuque for a little over four years and unfortunately for us, didn't discover this restaurant until about 3 years into our work assignment. Since discovering it, it's become a main stay for us to visit whenever we go back to Dubuque to...More

Thank jjhilgers
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

What a great spot to continue our Tri-State Adventure for the day! Plenty of great Appetizers to choose from as well as a plethora of drinks. Thank you for a wonderful place to enjoy our first trip to Iowa!!

Thank CCgoshen
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Questions & Answers
15 January 2017|
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Response from Evelyn R | Reviewed this property |
They have a back room and I do think it can accommodate 20 plus.
Donna Y
29 September 2016|
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Response from Daniel P E | Reviewed this property |
They have a bar & serve beer, but if GF is a brand or type of beer, I have no knowledge. Dan Ernst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2987 Jackson St, Dubuque, IA 52001-1975
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-845-0567
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