Owning a restaurant in 2024 is a tough task.

According to reports, 30% of restaurants fail within a year.

Here in Eastern Iowa, we are lucky to have a plethora of fantastic locally owned and operated eateries that continue to thrive.

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The popular Cedar Falls restaurant is changing things up this summer.

Bobby Q's Hawaiian Grill will be moving locations at the end of June. They are currently operating out of 6826 University Ave in Cedar Falls.

According to a social media post from the eatery's official account, their last day in this spot will be Tuesday, June 25th. Bobby Q's has been in this building since 2021, according to reports.

Then the business will be quiet for a month and a half as the team gets set up in their new spot. The owner said that they plan to reopen for business at the new location on August 1st.

Where Is the New Location?

That's a great question...

Wherever the new Bobby Q's will be located is not known to the public just yet. Restaurant officials confirmed that the exact spot will be announced very soon.

We will make sure to share that information with you as soon as it is announced to the public.

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