It’s no secret that the Iowa City area has a great party scene. With St. Patrick’s Day on Friday, March 17 being one of the biggest party days of the year, you can guarantee that some of our local bars and restaurants are offering special deals all day long. So throw on your green and go celebrate responsibly.
30Hop in Coralville is having St. Patrick’s Day food and drink specials all weekend. Featured is a spicy turkey reuben sandwich, beef & Guinness Irish stew, and Guinness beer available in cans and draft.
Back Berner Bar and Grill
Located in Tiffin, Back Berner is busting out some good deals. While serving up some corned beef and cabbage, they have deals on tall boys, green beer, and jello shots. Don’t miss out on karaoke stating at 9:00 pm.
Big Grove Brewery
Big Grove Brewery in Iowa City is having a “Luck of the Iowans Night”. Festivities start at 5:00 pm and include Irish-themed food and drink specials along with games and a costume contest.
A popular Irish-themed pub in Iowa City, Donnelly’s will be opening on St. Patrick’s Day at 9:00 am. All day they will be serving green beer, green frozen cocktails, corned beef and cabbage, and their famous reuden sandwich.
Dublin Underground will begin their celebration a little early – at the same time St. Patricks’s Day beings in Ireland – 7:00 pm on Thursday. Stop by the hidden gem in Downtown Iowa City for a green beer to kick off the weekend.
Pat and Fran's Irish Pub
Located in Coralville, Pat and Fran’s Irish Pub is opening on St. Patrick’s Day for breakfast at 8:00 am. Grab some corned beef and hash or the standard which is banger, eggs, red potatoes, and toast. Wash it down with a green beer.
Reds Alehouse in North Liberty is going all out with food specials, Irish beer, and cocktail specials all day with stein holds at 8:00 pm, 9:00 pm, and 10:00 pm. Happy hour is 3-6:00 pm and late night happy hour is 9:00 pm to midnight.