Thank you for visiting our site!!

We are truly blessed to have so many great friends out there that have chosen to support us at The Encounter Cafe. Your friendship means a great deal to us and we enjoy serving you!

NOTICE: We have changed our opening and closing times each day until COVID-19 ends to 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

We are running a limited menu until the current COVID19 crisis is over!

We are offering Online-ordering on the Jump! Coffee app.

For a limited time we are also taking call-in orders @ 319 519 2044. 

Please have your credit card ready if you call in. We prefer you use the app!

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We love our customers and hope to see you when you visit us during normal business hours. 

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The Encounter Cafe

376 S Clinton St, Iowa City, Iowa 52240, United States



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08:00 am – 02:00 pm