Looking for a place to eat in Fairfield?
(CD) Indicates a location within the Fairfield Cultural District
(BZ) Indicates that the restaurant has achieved Blue Zones Restaurant™ designation. See below.
(Page updated 04-06-19)
ADDIS ETHIOPIAN FOOD ( CD)
200 N. Main (just off the square in the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center) 641-233-7134
"Serving Organic Vegetarian Meals also Chicken and Beef" Mon-Fri 11am - 3pm. Catering available.
AMORE MIO RISTORANTE ITALIANO ( CD)
53 E. Broadway (north side of square) 469-3066
"Authentic Italian Cuisine, full bar." Dinner Mon-Sat, 5:30pm-9:00pm.
ANDY'S JUICE JOINT ( CD)
200 N. Main St 319-855-7889
"Fresh organic vegetable and fruit juices".
ARANDAS MEXICAN BUFFET
500 N 2nd St (at BP Shop) 472-0819
Mexican buffet lunch. Mon-Sat, 11am-2:00pm
ARANDAS RESTAURANT ( CD)
203 W. Broadway (just off the square, across from Post Office) 472-4328
Lunch, dinner, Full bar, indoor & outdoor seating
Mon–Thu 11:00am– 9:00pm, Fri–Sat 11:00am–10:00pm
ASIAN PHO BISTRO ( CD)
110 West Burlington Ave (just off the square) 209-1790
All dishes prepared to order. Lunch & Dinner: Tuesday-Saturday; Lunch Sunday
THE BOOKHOUSE FAIRFIELD ( CD)
56 E. Burlington St
Tea house & cocktail lounge
Tues-Sun 11-4pm, plus Thur 6-11pm, Fri & Sat 6-12mid
303 S Main St 641-233-0110
Enjoy handmade baked goods delivered fresh daily from local artisans.
Featuring Organic Sourdough Bagels and freshly brewed coffees. Coffee shop, snacks, hot breakfast items
Mon–Fri 7am– 11am, Sat 8am–11am
BP SHOP at UNIVERSITY BP
500 N 2nd St
Coffee shop, snacks, hot breakfast items
1210 W. Burlington 469-6428
Fast food. Breakfast, lunch, dinner
CAFE PARADISO ( CD)
101 N. Main St (north side of square) 472-0856
Organic Espresso Bar & Cafe. On-premise coffee roasting. Lunch. Fine wines & beers.
Mon-Tue 7a-5p; Wed-Sat 7a-8p; Sun 8a-5pm
THE COPPER MINE CAFE ( CD)
115 North Main St (just off the square) 472-8338. Friday-Sunday
Organic Intelligentsia espresso drinks, gourmet teas, the finest grade kava, & gluten free treats crafted with love.
1002 W. Burlington 472-2417
Ice cream, sandwiches. Closed in Winter
"A Fairfield Tradition since 1950" Dairy Bar Facebook page
DOC'S INN CAFE ( BZ)
206 S. Main St (across from Library) 469-3097
"Home of Fairfield's buffalo burger." Mon-Sat, 11am-2pm, closed in Winter.
Indoor & deck seating, take-out https://www.docsinncafe.com
EAGLES LODGE ROOM
1707 S. Main Street 472-2811
Lunch Tues-Fri 11am-1pm; Dinner - every third Friday night of the month
ELKS CLUB LODGE ( CD)
West Side of the Square 472-2171
For members and guests only
501 N. 2nd St (in Everybody's Whole Foods Store) 209-9383
Iowan fusion of international cuisine in a casual setting.
Open 8am-2pm, breakfast to 11:30am, everyday
FAIRFIELD GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB
905 East Harrison 472-4212
"Lunch Open to the Public - Served 11:30-1:30 Tuesday through Friday." Dinner is for members-only
GOLDEN DOME MARKET and CAFE
1112 Granville Ave, on the MUM campus 641-333-8080
"Cafe - Serving 100% organic vegetarian meals", Mon-Sun, 9am-8:15pm
Golden Dome Market Facebook page
GREEN GOURMET RESTAURANT ( BZ, CD)
117 E. Broadway (just off the square) 472-2649
"featuring all organic foods as well as non-organic or organic chicken dishes." Buffet: Mon-Sat, 11:30am-3:30pm
GUPTA'S VEGETARIAN ( CD)
51 S. Court St (east side of square) 472-0548
"Ayurvedic Indian cuisine."
Mon-Fri 12:30pm–2:00pm, 6:30pm–8:00pm
1300 W Burlington 472-4119
Deli, cafeteria, buffet, Chinese, Italian. Breakfast, lunch, dinner
HY-VEE GAS - Caribou Coffee
1310 W Burlington 469-3206
Wide variety of food, including pizza, cappuccino, milk shakes, smoothies. Caribou Coffee with drive-through convenience. 5am-9pm.
ILA RESTAURANT ( CD)
116 N. Main St (just off the square) 209-1005
"Featuring local organic produce." Wed-Thur 11am-8:30pm, Fri & Sat, 11am-9-30pm, Sunday 9am-2pm
IMPERIAL BUFFET and RESTAURANT
500 W. Burlington 469-3118
Chinese buffet with American Food. Lunch, dinner, every day.
INDIA CAFE ( CD)
50 W. Burlington (south side of square) 472-1792
Indian cuisine - lunch buffet-11:30-2:30 every day; dinner 5-9pm every day except Tues
ISTANBUL GRILL ( BZ, CD)
50 S. 2nd St (just off the square) 209-1458
Kabobs, vegetarian, falafels. Breakfast, lunch, dinner. Tues-Sat 8am-2pm & 5-9pm; Sun 8am-2pm
Istanbul Grill Facebook Page
Jefferson County Health Center COURTYARD CAFE( BZ)
2000 S. Main St 472-4111
Breakfast, lunch, 6:30am - 1:30pm, Mon-Fri
Cafe Facebook page
KOKOMOS CAFE AT THE BEST WESTERN INN
2200 W Burlington 472-2200
Casual American Dining. Lunch, dinner. 11:00am–2:00pm, 5:00pm–9:00pm
2803 W. Burlington 472-1036
Mexican family restaurant. Tue-Sat - lunch, dinner
1705 W. Burlington 472-4266
Fast food. Breakfast, lunch, dinner
MIKE and NIKKI'S
1401 S. Main St 451-6175
Burgers, Steaks, Lunch & Dinner, Tues-Sat
2311 W Burlington 472-6197
Pizza, buffet. Lunch, dinner
THE PIZZA RANCH
1103 W Burlington 472-0123
Pizza, chicken, Ranch Wraps, buffet. Lunch, dinner
REVELATIONS CAFE & BOOKSTORE (BZ, CD)
112 N. Main St (just off the square) 472-6733
"Wood-fired pizza, homemade soup and sandwiches." Mon-Thur 8am-4pm, Fri 8am-9pm, Sat 8am-4pm
Online ordering - www.revelationscafe.com Facebook Page
RIVERSIDE FAMILY RESTAURANT III
605 W. Burlington 641-209-9119
Breakfast, lunch, dinner, 6am-9pm everyday
SHOKAI SUSHI ( CD)
101 W. Broadway (west side of square) 469-3277
"Quality sushi." Lunch Tues-Fri, Dinner Mon-Sat
Shokai Sushi-Fairfield Facebook Page
711 W. Burlington 469-6065
Sub sandwiches, wraps and salads. Breakfast, lunch, dinner
SWEET 'N SAUCY ( CD)
117 North Court St (just off the square) 469-3331
Real Southern style, wood fired BBQ. Also available for catering. Mon-Thur 11am-8pm, Fri & Sat 7-9pm
703 W. Burlington 472-7833
"The fresh taste of West-Mex" (fast food). Breakfast, lunch, dinner
THAI DELI ( CD)
120 W. Broadway (just off the square) 472-3902
Cafeteria - Lunch. Mon-Sat
THAI NOODLE HOUSE ( CD)
59 N. Court St (east side of square) 472-0222
Meals of Thailand. Lunch, dinner. Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30am-2:30pm; Dinner Mon-Fri 5:30pm-8:30pm
THE SWEET SPOT
300 W. Burlington (just off the square) 472-2379
Ice cream, pulled pork sandwiches, chili, Nathan's All Beef Hotdogs and more. Open all year, 11am-8pm
THE LOCAL Fairfield ( CD)
51 N. 2nd St (just off the square) 472-7587 Full opening Apr 13th
Coffee, teas, organic food – Healthy recipes to inspire everyone in the kitchen.
Every day lunch and dinner, plus
TORINO PIZZA & STEAK HOUSE ( CD)
115 W. Broadway (just off the square) 472-9071
"Pizza, steak & fish. Dinner. A tradition for over 40 years " Tue-Sun 5pm-11pm
V.F.W POST 2271 & AUXILIARY ( CD)
121 E. Broadway Ave at B St (just off the square) 472-9282
Lunch, Tue - Fri - 11am-1pm
Walton Lake, Walton Lake Rd 472-4909
"Wide variety of dining opportunities." Lunch, dinner, Tues-Sat (details on website)
NOTE: CONVENIENCE STORES in town have hot food to take out.
Blue Zones Restaurant designation (BZ) is designed to encourage restaurants in Fairfield to offer healthy, delicious options on their menus that will result in the improved health of their patrons while increasing the restaurant’s bottom line. It is about making it easy for customers to choose healthier items in a healthy dining environment. The Blue Zones Restaurant Pledge contains evidence-and theory-based practices to make healthy choices easy choices.
As of April 27, 2014, those who have attained Blue Zones Restaurant designation are: Doc's Inn, Green Gourmet, The Gardens Seasonal Kitchen, Green Gourmet, Revelations, and Yummy's. As of July 22, 2016, The Jefferson County Courtyard Cafe (at the Jefferson County Health Center) has joined this group.
The Fairfield Blue Zone Facebook page is here.
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