UPDATE 2/18:

Be sure to pick up your Restaurant Week Punch Card at any of the 21 participating restaurants this week, because it could nab you a prize! The press release reads:

"Order a specialty menu item, or spend $20 on food, and you’ll receive a special stamp on the card. Collect at least five stamps and take the card, or mail it, to the Economic Alliance (501 First St SE, Cedar Rapids) to be entered into a drawing for chance to win a Restaurant Week gift basket."

ORIGINAL STORY 2/10:

I hope you're hungry!

Just last week, all of the participating restaurants for the 2022 Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week were revealed. This year's celebration of locally-owned restaurants will take place over the course of ten days, from Friday, February 18th through Sunday, February 27th, with 21 Cedar Rapids restaurants selected to take part.

Ahead of the event's kickoff next week, we now know exactly what each restaurant will be serving during Restaurant Week. Each destination will still offer their usual menu, but many have also come up with a few new items that guests will be able to order, as well as deals and specials. Here are your options at each place:

350 First350 1st Avenue NE

  • Green Chile Cornbread
  • 350 Chicken and Waffle
  • Maple Butterscotch Pudding

Black Sheep Social Club600 1st Street SE

  • Pork Sausage Terrine

Cedar Ridge 1441 Marak Rd NW, Swisher

  • White Noise Cocktail
  • Time In The Sun (cocktail)
  • The Everything (Wood-Fired Pizza)
  • Landlocked (sharable blue crab appetizer)

Chophouse Downtown411 1st Street SE

  • Grilled Mahi Mahi

The Class Act - 7725 Kirkwood Boulevard SW

  • Crispy Chicken BLT
  • Country Fried Beef Tenderloin
  • Fig and Salted Caramel Cheesecake

The Edison Pub and Eatery475 Northland Avenue NE

  • $20 Three-Course Meal with Soup or Salad, Dessert of the Day, and your choice of entrée:
    • Mac and Cheese or Buffalo Mac and Cheese
    • Edison Burger
    • Pot Roast
    • Black Out Salad

Fong's Pizza - 1006 3rd Street SE

  • Peppadew Poppers
  • Fong's Pizza Bowl (mashed potatoes, fried chicken, corn, cheese, gravy, & green onion)

Groundswell Café201 3rd Avenue SW

  • Breakfast (7 a.m. to 11 a.m.)
    • Strawberry French Toast
    • Fruit Parfait
    • Breakfast Potatoes
  • Lunch (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)
    • Pineapple Coconut Curry
    • Mango Salsa Salad
    • Baba Ganoush Sandwich

La Cantina Bar N Grill5400 Edgewood Road NE

  • Margarita Flight (four flavors)
  • El Carnal (cocktail)
  • Appetizer Platter
    • Cheese Dip
    • Chicken Quesadillas
    • Sweet Chili Chicken Wings
    • Nachos
  • Cheese Flight
  • Seafood Trio (tacos)
  • Birria Grilled Cheese
  • Torta Ahogada
  • Tres Leches Cake

Lion Bridge Brewing Company59 16th Avenue SW

  • Meatballs in Tikka Masala sauce with Toasted Pita
  • Beef Short Ribs
  • Ginger Peanut Breaded Plant Based Chick’n Cutlet
  • Ginger Peanut Breaded Chicken Cutlet
  • Emperor of Cheesecake (Neapolitan)

LP Street Food - 302 3rd Avenue SW

  • Smoked Pork Ramen
  • Sake To Me (cocktail)
  • Apple Hand Pies
  • Cider Shooter

Lucky's on 16th86 16th Avenue SW

  • Cajun Seafood Benedict
  • Philly Sandwich
  • Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich

The Map Room - 416 3rd Street SE

  • The “Ode to the Iowa Potluck” Burger with the Old Fashioned Corn on the Cob Cocktail

Mulligan's Pub 1060 Old Marion Rd NE

  • Fried Banana Empanada
  • Brazilian Churrasco Steak Sandwich
  • Blueberry Caipirinha (cocktail)

Nara Thai Cuisine - 1725 Blairs Ferry Rd, Marion

  • Lunch Menu - $11 for two appetizers and your choice of entrée:
    • Lek Tom Yum
    • Country Pad Thai
    • Gra Pow Kai
  • Dinner Menu - $25-$27 for a Dumpling Sampler Appetizer, Thai Custard Cake, and your choice of entrée:
    • Pineapple Delight
    • Pad Cha Talay
    • Hang Lay Beef
    • Orange Duck

Parlor City Pub & Eatery1125 3rd Street SE

  • Turkey BLT
  • Hand Breaded Chicken Sandwich
  • Daily Soup Specials

The Pedaler's Fork 2010 Sylvia Avenue NE

  • Seafood Florentine Lasagna
  • Bruschetta Steak Salad
  • Pedalers Fork Pork Chop Plate
  • Chicken Parmesan
  • Balsamic Portobello Sandwich

Popoli Ristorante & Sullivan's Bar101 3rd Ave SW

  • $25 Three-Course Meal:
    • Caprese App
    • Cheese Tortellini with Pancetta
    • Homemade Bread Pudding with Caramel Whiskey Sauce

Pub 217 - 217 3rd Street SE

  • Classic Meatloaf

Tomaso's Pizza - 3234 Center Point Road NE

  • $32 Meal:
    • Garlic Cheese Bread
    • One Medium Detroit Mombo Combo Pizza
    • Two Drinks

Vito's on 42nd - 4100 River Ridge Drive NE

  • Vito's Scallops
  • Vito’s Surf & Turf
  • Pork Cutlets Papa Gallo
  • Electric Lemonade (cocktail)
  • Tiramisu Martini (cocktail)
  • Daily Desserts

For more details on each menu item, photos, and prices, you can visit the Cedar Rapids Economic Alliance website HERE.

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