With a population of just of 43,000, Moline is the largest city in Rock Island and along the Great River Trail. The trail in Moline is highlighted by its parks and connection to a growing downtown district.

At the Rock Island-Moline border is Sylvan Island, an island with a rich industrial history that is now a recreational gem that is used for hiking and mountain biking. The downtown area includes the I-Wireless Center, John Deere Commons and central business district with restaurants, pubs and shops.

Ben Butterworth Parkway stretches for miles along Moline and provides trail users with panoramic views of river.

 

EAT

Brix

Brix is offering unique creations from pasta to sandwiches and, of course, their signature brick oven pizza.

www.brixqca.com

 

Captain’s Table

“We are set beautifully alongside the Mississippi River with fantastic views. Starting with the freshest seafood, finest quality meats, homemade dressings, sauces and desserts.”

www.thecaptainstablemoline.com

 

Milltown Coffee

“Our coffeehouse was designed to be a warm, open atmosphere with a modern rustic feel. We believe that from the moment you walk in the door, through your first sip of coffee to the last bite off your plate, Milltown will feel like home.”

www.milltowncoffee.com

 

Bad Boyz Pizza & Pub

Restaurant with a full bar.
Great people, great service, great atmosphere

facebook.com/Bad-Boyz-Pizza-and-Pub-Moline-853447038037862/timeline/

 

Barley & Rye Bistro

“Chef/Owner Jared Linn and the staff at Barley & Rye Bistro, Inc. believe in local, sustainable food. Along with many local farmers we pride ourselves in providing our customers with the freshest and most local ingredients.”

www.barleyrye.com

 

Barrel House 211

“Barrel House offers the best food, drinks, and nightlife at both of our Davenport, IA locations as well as our downtown Moline, IL location. Whether you are looking for a relaxed lunch or an exciting night out, our restaurant and bar can give you what you need. ”

www.barrelhouse211.com

 

Bass Street Chop House

Bass Street Chop House is a traditional fine dining chop house in Moline, Illinois, providing casual, yet elegant dining 7 nights a week.

www.bassstreetchophouse.com

 

Bent River Brewing Company

Located in the heart of the National Registered Historic District of Moline, this turn-of-the-century building—with its decorative stone arches—has become a leader in the rejuvenation campaign of the Moline Centre. Within walking distance of the I Wireless Center and the John Deere Commons in downtown Moline, Bent River Brewing Co. is a popular destination for the best pub fare and beer garden in the Quad Cities metro area.

www.bentriverbrewing.com

bier stubeBier Stube

A German-American Bar and Grill. Where everyone can get a little German in them.

www.bier-stube.com

broken saddleBroken Saddle

The Saddle is the only place in the QC area that brings Country and Western Flare to the Urban area. With its hand-built bar, custom-built tables, hand-scraped floors and other nice appointments the Saddle is truly a gem in Moline.

Featuring fine Bourbons, Whiskeys and Tequilas in addition to some of Pa’s or Gramp’s Favorite Brews. We even threw some Coctails in for your ol’ lady. Stop in rest your feet and relax…where you belong.

www.broken-saddle.com

cafe freshcafé fresh eatery & wine bar

“Café fresh eatery & wine bar was created to be a place unlike any other, a place that is not just a job for our team, or just a meal for our guests. Our menu is unique, our atmosphere sophisticated and classy, yet comfortable.”

cafefresheateryandwinebar.com

cup a joCup A Jo

Locally owned coffee shop serving both breakfast and lunch.

www.cupajocafe.com

dead poet's espressoDead Poet’s Espresso

“Dead Poet’s Espresso is a family owned coffee shop located just one block east of John Deere Pavilion. We roast our own medium and dark blends and take pride in serving our customers with the best quality drinks and food without breaking the bank.”

www.deadpoetsespresso.com

funky desiFunky Desi

“Come to Funky Desi and enjoy our ethnic fusion and traditional Indian cuisine. We have something for everyone! Our food is made fresh daily, and we are proud to offer a wide variety of seasonal items.”

facebook.com/QCFunkyDesi

harvest deliHarvest Deli

“We serve tasty deli sandwiches and salads, handcrafted from locally-sourced produce by our talented artisans. We also offer catering services.”

www.harvestdelimoline.com

hungry boy deliHungry Boy Deli

Traditional Greek Deli in the Historic District of Moline Centre.

facebook.com/pages/Hungry-Boy-Deli/104041259778826

Johnny’s Italian SteakhouseJohnny’s Italian Steakhouse

Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse features steaks, chops, seafood and Italian specialties. Enjoy classic martinis, specialty cocktails or our extensive wine list at the Blue Bar. Private dining, banquet and meeting space make it perfect for any occasion.

johnnysitaliansteakhouse.com

La Casa Mexican GrillLa Casa Mexican Grill

New Mexican Grill in Moline, IL.

525 19th St, Moline, Illinois 61265

facebook.com/La-Casa-Mexican-Grill-223849734344209

La FlamaLa Flama

“La Flama is owned and operated by brothers Juan, Alex and Martin. We have been in the restaurant business for more than a decade. In January 7, 2004, we opened La Flama. We are proud our customers consider us one of the best Mexican restaurants in the Quad Cities.”

www.laflamarestaurant.com

Lagomarcino'sLagomarcino’s

“Sit in an old fashioned mahogany booth with a milk glass table and watch flavored fountain cokes, ice cream sodas and sundaes being made. Sip on an authentic Green River (a 1920’s phosphate) while you munch on our baked ham sandwich on our homemade Swedish rye bread. Top it off with our hot fudge sundae (“Just maybe the best hot fudge in this solar system or any other.” Jane and Michael Stern Roadfood).”

www.lagomarcinos.com

Las RegiasLas Regias

Las Regias is a friendly Mexican restaurant located downtown Moline. Offering authentic dinners and a full bar for all occasions for breakfast, lunch & dinner.

facebook.com/LasRegiasMoline

Le MekongLe Mekong

“Le Mekong Vietnamese Restaurant offers fine dining. We serve the best Vietnamese cuisine you can find. Quality You Can Taste!”

www.lemekongqca.com

LemonGrass CafeLemonGrass Cafe

Freshly made Thai food in the heart of Moline Centre!

www.lemongrasscafequadcities.com

McManus PubMcManus Pub

“McManus offers a “club life” feel in a cozy atmosphe. We have a LIVE DJ every night and great drink special threw out the whole week.”

facebook.com/McManusPub

Okeefe's Sports PubOkeefe’s Sports Pub

“By creating a Warm Irish atmosphere, with a combination of Great Specials and Friendly Service, Okeefe’s Sports Pub and Grub has become the place to be. Our St. Patricks Day Parties are classic and a must for everyone in the Quad City area.”

www.okeefessportspub.com

Pub 1848Pub 1848

“Soon to be your favorite spot in Historic Downtown Moline for drinks, laughs and lots of fun!
PUB 1848
Where a good time is OUR tradition!”

facebook.com/Pub1848

River House Bar & GrillRiver House Bar & Grill

“River House Bar & Grill features a wide ranging menu such as steaks, burgers, seafood and pasta. We also offer free outdoor concerts on Friday and Saturday evenings all summer long.”

www.riverhouseqc.com

Steel Head TavernSteel Head Tavern

Unique beers, liquors and wines.

facebook.com/SteelHeadTavern

SubwaySubway

“Back in 1965, Fred DeLuca set out to fulfill his dream of becoming a medical doctor. Searching for a way to help pay for his education, a family friend suggested he open a submarine sandwich shop.”

www.subway.com

TGI Friday’s

As the original casual dining bar and grill, TGI Fridays offers authentic American food and legendary drinks, served with genuine personal service. Bringing people together to socialize and celebrate the freeing and liberating spirit of “Friday” was the concept’s founding premise, from which the brand promise “In Here, It’s Always Friday” was born.

facebook.com/TGIFridaysMoline/

Tommy'sTommy’s

1302 4th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

facebook.com/pages/Tommys/121688234508652

 

STAY

Radisson on John Deere Commons

1415 River Drive
Moline, IL 61625

www.radisson.com/moline-hotel-il-61265/ilmoline

 

ENJOY

Celebration Belle River Cruises

2501 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265

www.celebrationbelle.com

 

Channel Cat Water Taxi

1200 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265

gogreenmetro.com/maps-and-schedules/channel-cat-taxi/

 

Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau

1601 River Drive, Suite 110
Moline, Illinois 61265

www.visitquadcities.com

 

The H20 Generation Quad Cities

1701 1st Ave.
Moline, Ill. 61265

www.theh2ogenerationqc.com

 

iWireless Center

1201 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265

iwirelesscenter.com

 

John Deere Pavilion

It’s all here. The machines. The history. The technology. The innovations. A chance to see where agriculture, construction and forestry are heading, here in America and around the world. It’s fun. It’s educational.

And best yet, it’s FREE.

https://www.deere.com/en_US/corporate/our_company/fans_visitors/tours_attractions/pavilion.page

 

Bike Self-Repair Station

Location: 41.510521, -90.516978

 

Genesis Fitness Stop

4913 Great River Trail
Moline, IL 61265

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