New American - Best of 2011

Published May 23, 2011

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

2011 Winner

1. Zins Taste

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227 2nd Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52401
  • Zins Taste, Dining, Weddings, New American, Caterer, 227 2nd Ave SE Cedar Rapids IA 52401
    227 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Lincoln Cafe, Dining, Romantic Restaurant, New American, 117 1st St W Mt Vernon IA 52314
    Nominee for: New American
    117 1st St W, Mt Vernon, IA
  • BlackStone, Dining, New American, Breakfast, 503 Westbury Dr Iowa City IA 52245
    Nominee for: New American, Breakfast
    503 Westbury Dr, Iowa City, IA
  • Class Act, Dining, New American, Traditional American, 7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW Cedar Rapids IA 52404
    7725 Kirkwood Blvd SW, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Orchard Green Restaurant and Lounge, Dining, New American, 521 S Gilbert St Iowa City IA 52240
    521 S Gilbert St, Iowa City, IA
  • P.H.A.T. Daddy's, Dining, Weddings, New American, Caterer, 1185 Court Ave Marengo IA 52301
    Nominee for: New American, Caterer
    1185 Court Ave, Marengo, IA
  • 521 E Washington St, Iowa City, IA
  • Best Western Long Branch, Dining, Weddings, New American, Steakhouse, Venue, 90 Twixt Town Rd NE Cedar Rapids IA 52402
    90 Twixt Town Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA
  • Graze, Dining Restaurants, New American, 115 E College St Iowa City IA 52240 5250 Utica Ridge Road Davenport IA 52807
    9. Graze
    Nominee for: New American
    Multiple locations
  • Star Restaurant, Dining Restaurants, New American, 600 Star Brewery Drive Dubuque IA 52001
    Nominee for: New American
    600 Star Brewery Drive, Dubuque, IA
  • Montage, Dining Restaurants, New American, 222 Main St Cedar Falls IA 50613
    11. Montage
    Nominee for: New American
    222 Main St, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Cu, Dining, New American, Romantic Restaurant, 320 East 4th Street Waterloo IA
    12. Cu
    320 East 4th Street, Waterloo, IA
  • L.May Eatery, Dining, Nightlife, New American, Beer Selection, Pizza, Romantic Restaurant, 1072 Main St Dubuque IA 52001
    1072 Main St, Dubuque, IA
  • DaVinci's, Dining Restaurants, New American, 395 W 9th St Dubuque IA 52001
    14. DaVinci's
    Nominee for: New American
    395 W 9th St, Dubuque, IA
  • Ferrari's Ristorante, Dining Restaurants, New American, 1521 Technology Pkwy Cedar Falls IA 50613
    Nominee for: New American
    1521 Technology Pkwy, Cedar Falls, IA
  • Location
    18. Stella
    1006 Melrose Ave, Iowa City, IA
Contest Overview
  • 90,403
    Total Votes
  • 22,163
  • 74

The 2011 Cedar Rapids A-List (Formerly The KCRG A-List) awards are based on more than 90,000 votes from local Eastern Iowa-area experts.

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