Now that the snow is melting and the temperature is a bit more mild, it’s time to get out of the house and explore the Corridor. You don’t have to travel far to have new experiences and a change of scenery – here’s your guide to spending a day in Coralville.
Start your adventure with something sweet
Cinnamon rolls, muffins and pastries, oh my! Excite your tastebuds with a yummy treat from Tip Top Cakes to start your day. Don’t worry coffee lovers, there is also a full-service espresso bar so you can get your caffeine fix.
Tip Tip Cakes
708 5th Street, Coralville, IA 52241
Have an ice day
Strap on some skates and show your skills on the ice at the Coral Ridge Ice Arena. Public skate is $6 and skate rental is $3.
Coral Ridge Ice Arena
1451 Coral Ridge Ave, Coralville, IA 52241
Get stuffed at Guild Wurst
Head to Guild Wurst Tavern, where you can fill your belly with wurst that is ground and stuffed daily. Not a bratwurst fan? There are many other menu options – friend tenderloin, burgers, salads and more.
Guild Wurst Tavern
53 2nd Street, Coralville, IA 52241
Cure that afternoon slump
Grab some pour-over coffee and an afternoon treat at Cafe La La, located in City Center Square. If coffee is not your thing, there are many other drinks including teas, smoothies, bubble tea and lots of pastry and dessert options.
Cafe La La
1150 5th St, Suite 130, Coralville, IA, 52241
Get your shop on
Hop in the car and head to Iowa River Landing, located right off Interstate 80. Filled with restaurants, shopping and more, the IRL is quickly becoming one of Coralville’s most frequented areas. Shop the clothing boutiques, get home decor ideas at Luxe Interiors or pick out some new jewelry at Diamond Leaf Jewelers.
Iowa River Landing
920 E 2nd Ave, Coralville, IA 52241
Here for the za
Did someone say pizza?! Find the best wood fired pizza in all of Coralville at Marquee Pizzeria, a new restaurant located at the Iowa River Landing. Self described as having a ‘back-yard pizza party’ vibe, Marquee has an expansive bar with over 20 beers on draft and house cocktails. Their pizza dough is 100% naturally leavened, topped with homemade mozzarella and other high quality ingredients and cooked at 900 degrees in an all wood fired oven from Modena, Italy. They also have non-pizza menu items, including fresh, homemade pasta, burgers, and salads.
920 E 2nd Ave #123, Coralville, IA 52241