The Highlander Lounge

Highlander bar
outdoor dining Iowa City
Highlander Lounge full view

Connect to more than just WiFi with our comfortable seating and giant Pictionary wall  in the Highlander Lounge.  With names like The Bra-Burner, Let It All Hang Out and Wild Child, we're sure to have a cocktail that fits your personality! Pair it with one of our flatbread pizzas or tacos to make The Highlander Lounge your perfect happy hour location. We now have an outdoor patio with seating available adjacent to The Highlander Lounge!


Shares  $25

Charcuterie Board

assorted meats | cheeses | spreads | dried fruit | pickled things

Fondue Pot

melted chocolate | assorted fruit | other interesting dippers 

Street Tacos  $12

Korean Beef

flank steak | ginger slaw |  yum yum drizzle

Bahn Mi Spicy Pork

pulled pork | pickled veggies | sriracha honey drizzle

Black Bean 

secret sauce black beans | pico de gallo | balsamic drizzle

Costa Rican Mahi

lizano mahi mahi | sweet corn salsa | dill sour cream drizzle

Stonefire Flats $12


Indian tomato curry sauce | chicken | mozzarella | cilantro mint drizzle |


bbq sauce | red onion | pulled pork | mozzarella


olive oil | tomato | fresh basil | mozzarella | balsamic drizzle


marinara | pepperoni / mushrooms | mozzarella 

Sweets $10

Milk Shakes

milk | ice cream | vanilla / chocolate | shake of the day

Cheese Cake Mousse

whipped custard | berries | pirouette cookie

Bowls $15 

Linguini Rosa

linguini | rao’s marinara | cream | wild mushrooms

Japanese Pan

noodles | sweet soy sauce | carrots | mushrooms | corn relish

Straight Up Sauce

pasta | rao’s marinara | parmesan


black beans | brown rice | pico de gallo | avocado


Upgrade your Bowl

Add chicken to your linguini rosa for $6

Add flat iron steak to your Japanese pan for $8

Make the straight up sauce into angry sauce with crushed red pepper--Complimentary

Add cilantro mint, sriracha honey, dill sour cream or yum yum sauce to your buddha bowl--Complimentary


2525 Highlander Place 52245 Iowa City United States