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In 1978, we opened our first Machine Shed Restaurant on the outskirts of Davenport, Iowa. We had just 100 seats, but we started with a powerful commitment. That was a five-word constitution: “Dedicated to the American Farmer.” That dedication meant we worked hard to have a restaurant that wasn’t just ‘farm themed’ but something that farmers could be proud of.

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Join the Candy Club!

Have a sweet tooth? Well, you’re just in luck because the Candy Club has made its way to the shelves at The Machine Shed! You will find a variety of exceptional candies in our gift shop, including Confetti Drops, Pink Piglets, Cookie Dough Bites, Cupcake Bites, Cotton...

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Bacon Apple Pupcakes

Want to make the best dog treats that your pups will be sure to love? We tried out both recipes included on Nordicware's Puppy Love Treat Pan, which is available for purchase in the Machine Shed Gift Shop. The two recipes included are for Bacon Apple...

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Countdown to Lent!

Did you know Lent starts next week? We may be known for pork and steak, but we have some amazing seafood options here at The Shed as well! Featured in this video is Chef Guy DeSerio who currently works at Rockford Machine Shed and has been with the company...

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