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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The Machine Shed is really BEEFING up the month of May to celebrate Beef Month! From now until the end of the month, receive $10 OFF of your next visit when you order two beef entrees off of our selected menu below. That's not all, though - we are serving...

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Have you tried our quail eggs?

Have you heard? Check out the spread at the Shed. We sell preserves, syrups, salsas, canned vegetables and much more here at the Machine Shed! That's right, you can bring a little of the Machine Shed home with you for the whole family to enjoy.  Don't...

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Less Monday. More Coffee.

Who needs a Monday pick-me-up? You are not alone if you do and the Machine Shed has exactly what you need. Every Monday in the month of April, come in to the Machine Shed to enjoy 40¢ coffee in celebration of our 40th Anniversary! Each and every month for...

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