Chic coffeeshop The Dingo Bar opens in Iowa City

By Frankie Schneckloth and Kelli Ebensberger A newly opened French cafe is poised to be a feather in the Peninsula Neighborhood’s cap. The traditional Americana style of this community has always provided loads of visual curb appeal, and The Dingo Bar aims to follow suit. Aptly named after the Dingo American Bar and Restaurant frequented […]

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Apres Wine Bar and Bistro to open by the end of June


Après Wine Bar and Bistro, the first restaurant to arrive in Iowa City’s Peninsula Neighborhood, will open its doors before the end of the month says owner Emmet Carmichael. The menu at Après will focus on small plates and wine, drawing inspiration from European dining culture; the name comes from the French for the word […]

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