> Best Places to Eat & Drink in the Villages of Van Buren
> Bonaparte Retreat
713 First St.
Bonaparte, IA 52620
- Located in a restored grist mill that was built in 1878, the Bonaparte Retreat is probably one of Iowa's most unique restaurants.
- Enjoy a hearty meal in a comfortable atmosphere...make dinner... or lunch an event at the regionally famous Retreat, a Southeastern Iowa tradition.
- The Retreat recently made state headlines for employing, possibly, Iowa's oldest waitress! Yes, Marie Hainline is 94 years old and loves her job! Stop in and say Hi!
- Lunch served daily 11a.-1p. Dinner served at 5p. Closed Sun. evening.