Who Serves the Best Onion Rings in Eastern Iowa? [PHOTOS]
Happy National Onion Rings Day!
If you're a fan of onion rings, then today is your lucky day! June 22nd is National Onion Rings Day here in the U.S., and it's another excuse to devour some delicious fried food.
In honor of today's holiday, we decided to take a look at some of the best onion rings across Eastern Iowa. Since there is no "official" list anywhere, I used the power of social media to put together my own. Courtesy of recommendations from listeners on Facebook and positive Yelp reviews, here are ten area restaurants with the tastiest onion rings.
Chophouse Downtown - 411 1st St SE, Cedar Rapids
Short's Burger & Shine - 521 Westbury Dr, Iowa City
Saucy Focaccia - 5100 Fountains Dr, Cedar Rapids
Irish Democrat - 3207 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids
Sally's on Broadway - 263 Broadway St, Springville
Tic Toc - 600 17th St NE, Cedar Rapids
Rock Bar American Grill - 219 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids
Hamburg Inn No. 2 - 214 N Linn St, Iowa City
BurgerFiend - 2020 16th Ave SW, Cedar Rapids
Naso's - 453 7th Ave, Marion
I absolutely LOVE the onion rings from Sally's and Tic Toc! If I had to choose, those would be my top two. Some of the other suggestions from Eastern Iowans include Palisades Cafe in Mount Vernon, Hwy 30 Diner in Cedar Rapids, Harper's Public House in Dysart, Tornado's Grub & Pub in Cedar Rapids, and Pub 217 in Cedar Rapids. Who serves your favorite onion rings in Eastern Iowa? Let us know in the comments!
If onion rings aren't really your thing, you can always stick with fries! Here are some of our favorite orders in our area: