Lansing Iowa has over 15 shops and/or restaurants on a historic Main St. From great steaks to ice cream shops, you will find great food and quaint shops in Lansing, Iowa.See the featured listings on the drop down menu for more details on some of these options!
This picture captures one half of Main Street looking toward the Mississippi River in the background. (photo courtesy Dan Moy)
Restaurants in Lansing Iowa:
Sweeney's Restaurant, Main & The River
Safe House Saloon 376 Main St.
Nutmegs Cafe 377 Main St.
Tiki Bar at the Marina (summertime, also has some food specials).
Milty's. 200 Main St. Lansing, Iowa
Red Barn Resort & Campground (Summer Months). 2609 Main Street Hwy 9 West Lansing, Iowa
Shops in Lansing Iowa:
Archive On Main Explore one of Northeast Iowa’s hidden treasures, located in Historic Lansing, Iowa just 2 blocks from the Mississippi River. This charming and unique store offers a variety of merchandise ranging from classically restored antique radios to mid-century modern finds of all kinds.. older antiques as well! Inside you can also find vintage jewelry, glassware, pottery and exclusive gifts handcrafted by local artisans. Check out their website here. Open Sunday as well.
The Painted Lady is located at the end of Main St. right on The River, offering an eclectic assortment of antiques and antiques that have been "re-purposed". Another fun shop to visit, see their facebook page for a glimpse of what they offer by clicking here. Tell them you found them on mylansingiowa.com!
Gracies Hutch a new shop in Lansing located next to The Painted Lady. Gracies offers a mix of vintage, antiques, hand painted furniture & signs, candles, punchneedle and other great finds. 60 Front St. 608-290-6595.
The Lansing Tea Company is another favorite for unique gifts. In addition to the best teas and tea gift sets as well as hand made mittens, scarves and more, I recently discovered amazing bird houses (or can be a bird feeder) made from vintage teapots.. these are ready to hang up and come with some bird seed to get you started! These one-of-a-kind birdhouses/feeders are in high-demand so get yours asap.
IGA Grocery Store & Liquor- 312 Main St, Lansing Iowa 563-438-4774
Village Farm & Home, Main St.
Horsfalls Variety Stores, Main St. (yes, this is the one everyone is talking about) 2 stores and a must-see! Open Sunday as well. (563-538-4966)
Skinny Dips Ice Cream and Burgers, #26 and Main St.
Eagle's Nest Gallery, 249 Main St., Lansing Iowa 563-538-3879
Lansing Hardware, Main St, Lansing Iowa 563-538-4431 (antiques upstairs)
Riverland Expressions, 317 Main St. Lansing Iowa (563)538-4751 Custom t-shirts mugs and handbags.
Lansing General Store, Main St, unique antiques and collectibles, local wines and good coffee too!
Lansing Soap Co. & Massage 99 N. 4th St. In addition to natural based bath products, they will be offering massage services by a certified massage therapist. Call for an appointment or to give a gift of a massage today! 608-386-0730. Click here for the website.