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117 N Linn St, between Market & Jefferson, Iowa City, IA 52245-2141
+1 319-354-1001
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (24 reviews)
“paella” (17 reviews)
“chorizo” (6 reviews)
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Spanish, Contemporary, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
117 N Linn St, between Market & Jefferson, Iowa City, IA 52245-2141
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great experience here and the menu had many tempting options. Service was a little slow but nothing that upset the experience.

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed Sunday brunch with friends. The dining room is bright and staff attentive. The new menu offers nice new options for breakfast on the weekends. And very nice to see weekday lunches again. Bravo! The chicken salad with greens is a filling portion and nutrient...More

Thank GailCheryl
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We love Paella and do not expect large portions, but the paella for two was Jack Sprat scale. Our friends had the tapas and, typically, stopped buying before being satisfied. Rumors are that new owners (2018) are trying lower prices, expanded menu, and earlier opening...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We came here on a Thursday for dinner. I should preface this review by saying that my wife is from Spain. We ordered the following: - Baguette with garlic oil and balsamic vinegar: very good but nothing special - Chorizo - this was not chorizo...More

Thank JoanaLola
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Wonderful tapas restaurant. We enjoyed our first visit so much that we returned for seconds. If we had more time we would have returned for thirds. Each dish was delicious & beautifully presented. The staff was knowledgable and they made excellent suggestions. The setting was...More

1  Thank Keri5476
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were actually looking for another place for lunch on a Saturday but it was closed and found this place across the street and decided to give it a try as we didn't want to go looking around for a place to eat. It is...More

1  Thank davidjensen399
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

it's a romantic place...atmosphere is nice...service is good...friendly staff...we tried baguette bread with lovely oil balsamic sauce with garlic pieces inside and it was good...then mussels that was not so tasty...and patatas bravas; fried potato cube Spanish style that was Ok too...I had a white...More

Thank Issa M
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Food was excellent. Wine was good. Service was acceptable, but be prepare to wait for your food (waited 50 minutes for our paella, but it was worth the wait).

Thank milenamcfeeters
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is a great place to dine or lunch with tasty and diverse selections.A great destination for a couple or family.

1  Thank 307seascape
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I have been to Devotay a few times, initially drawn to see how their Spanish dishes match up to those I had while living in Madrid. The atmosphere is great and I love Linn Street as a location for a nice meal. The prices simply...More

Thank jmdeutmeyer
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23 November 2017|
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Response from Keri5476 | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem finding street parking during the week. Weekends while the University is in session may be another story.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Spanish, Contemporary, Wine Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 N Linn St, between Market & Jefferson, Iowa City, IA 52245-2141
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Iowa City
  • Phone Number: +1 319-354-1001
  • E-mail
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