Homegrown Taste

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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Mississippi Valley Fair

  QUAD CITIES - IT IS ALMOST TIME!  Who is going to the great Mississippi Valley Fair? The fair runs from July 31st through August 5th  in Davenport and the Machine Shed will be there all week long. If you enjoyed our Maple Frosted Candied Bacon Donuts...

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We are headed to EAA AirVenture!

It’s that time of the year again! The Machine Shed is getting ready to take flight to the EAA’s AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. For over 60 years, this event is the World's Greatest Aviation Celebration which has unique aircraft's and performances by...

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A Little Corny

We don’t know about all of you but here at the Machine Shed we think corn is aMAIZing! Some of the corn we serve at the Shed comes directly from our Machine Shed garden. Corn is a mealtime favorite and we use plenty of it, so we can’t grow it all in our...

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