The Red Avocado

Iowa City, Iowa

Closed as of Jan 22 12

521 E. Washington St.
Iowa City, Iowa 52240-1832
319-351-6088

Vegan

4.4 / 15 votes

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Organic & Local Vegan Cuisine

Restaurant, Caterer

Menu varies seasonally. Locally grown organic produce. Slow food supporter.

You can now order their food for delivery from BuyKind.

The Red Avocado offers a home catering service, with a weekly delivery of four meals.

Added by shedevil9317 on Jun 22 03 (last updated Jan 22 12)

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Review: I had the ginger tea, miso soup, tofu crusts with BBQ, broccoli & spinach with mustard sauce, beer-battered onion rings, cornbread, house bread, my daughter's spaghetti, and carrot cake.

Everything was just perfect. The service was outstanding. The atmosphere was wonderful, nice music and lighting.

We drove 1.25 hours to get there, but it was well worth it!

Highly recommend it. And you can shop at the New Pioneer Coop after the meal, which is right across the street


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red avocado was wonderful! very good food, however, the portion sizes were very small. i had the sailor's platter which gave a good sample of what the restaurant had to offer. the food was incerdubly tasty and the syrup on my french toast was savory and delicious. the crepe i had was also very good.
my boyfriend had the mushroom crepe which was very tasty and also incredibly good! great food, small portions, a gem for those that are vegan in iowa!

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Neighborhood

Downtown Iowa City

Non-Smoking

Accepts Reservations

Wheelchair Accessible

Prices

$$ - average

Payment

  • Discover MasterCard Visa

Cuisines

  • American
  • Eclectic (Fusion)
  • Eclectic (Varied)
  • Macrobiotic

Features

  • (Mostly) Organic
  • Brunch
  • Happy Hour
  • Kid-Friendly
  • Kosher
  • Large Group-Friendly
  • Live Music
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Quiet
  • Romantic

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Hours

closed
11am - 2pm;
5pm - 9pm
11am - 9pm
noon - 2pm

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