restaurants

These QC Restaurants Are Open If You Don’t Want To Cook
Our local Quad Cities Convention and Visitor's Bureau has put together a great list of QC restaurants who will gladly do the cooking and clean-up for your Thanksgiving meal. Check out these tasty options.
Bix Bistro at the Hotel Blackhawk in Davenport
Join them for a feast to remember at Bix Bist…
10 of the Quad-Cities Most Iconic Foods
What foods would you miss if you didn't live in the Quad-Cities? I am a native Quad-Citian, but my family moved to Florida for four years. Along with our family, friends, the Mississippi River, and good old-fashioned Midwest hospitality, we craved these 10 iconic foods and restaurants while we …
Are Iowans America’s Best Tippers?
Jeff Lynn from the Work Release Drive Home program on KIIK 104-9 constantly hovers over me when we go out for lunch to ensure I am tipping adequately.  Tipping for me is commensurate to the level of service I receive. I'll at least leave the traditional 15% unless the experience was a trai…
Could QCA Applebee’s And IHOPs Close?
A local news outlet is reporting that the parent company of the Applebee's and IHOP chain -- DineEquity -- has announced that they will be closing as many as 135 Applebee’s restaurants, and 25 IHOP restaurants.
The closings would happen before year's end, with 'poor sales&ap…
Popeye’s Chicken Opens in Moline Next Monday
Back in March, we told you about three new restaurant developments coming to Moline. One of the three, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, opens on Monday.
The popular fried chicken outlet opened a location in Davenport last fall that saw drive-thru lines stretch for blocks...
22 Places Boomers Can Get Discount Eats in the QCA
I had mixed feelings about turning 50. One the one hand, I thought the age might bring me wisdom and reverence. On the other hand, I felt it would close a lot of doors for me. As it approached I realized, you are only as old as you allow yourself to feel, and behave...
Food Trucks Are Back In The Quad Cities
Last year, food trucks began popping up throughout the Quad Cities. Davenport led the way with a trial program during which a dozen or so food trucks gathered together during fixed hours. It was awesome, and such a success that the city formalized a Food Truck ordinance that goes into effect tomorro…
Craig’s List: 4 Things to Know – 4/28
Another gloomy day, but that's Spring, right?
1 - Clouds will continue throughout the next few days. A few sprinkles are expected today before steady rain re-enters the picture for late Wednesday and all day Thursday. WQAD Meteorologist Eric Sorensen has the details here...
Popeye’s, Olive Garden, Panda Express Coming to Moline
A group of aficionados has been working for over a year to entice Portillo's to the Quad Cities. While the work of the Portillo's group has yet to bear fruit, the City of Moline - Planning & Development Department announced on their Facebook page yesterday that …