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Fresh and Handmade

The Ox Yoke Inn® features traditional meals made from timeless Old World German and American recipes passed down from mother to daughter. Five generations of the Leichsenring family have worked at the Ox Yoke Inn serving hearty meals, freshly prepared with salads, vegetables, potatoes and breads. This is "Family Style."

Ox Yoke Inn

"An Amana Colonies Tradition Since 1940." The original location is world famous for serving "Family Style" in a home that was built in 1856. The Ox Yoke Inn® is a National Historic Landmark.

Breakfast Menu
Lunch, Dinner, and Banquet Menu
Sunday Brunch

Our Honey Apple Pork was featured on a 2013 episode of Pork Paradise on the Travel Channel. If you missed it you can still view the condensed video or check upcoming listings as it is re-aired. 

Bierstube Bar

NEW in the Bierstube - Das Bier Boot in 2 liter or 1 liter sizes. Bring your friends and come thirsty.

Billy Heller will be performing LIVE on Saturday, December 5th from 6-9 p.m.
Join us every Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a "Make Your Own Bloody Mary Bar".  Just $5 each.

Events & Specials

We are currently full for Thanksgiving reservations, but are taking names for a waiting list, as there are always a few last minute cancellations.  Call 319.622.3441. 

All November long we will be fund raising for Safe Haven of Iowa County, our local animal shelter.  Earn FREE Ox Yoke Gift Cards for helping to keep our furry friends warm and cozy all winter long.

Our Gift Card Special will run November 27th through December 11th.  Purchase $100 in gift cards and receive $25 FREE.

Join us for Prelude to Christmas, December 4th - 6th.  Face Painting, Cookie Decorating, Brunch with Santa and Mrs. Klaus, drink specials and live music by Billy Heller.

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