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 known for not only great food, but also our great products in our gift shop! If you haven't visited the store lately, we have great new products from Santa Barbara Design Studio.  Stop in today to pick up your "think global, drink local" growler or...

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New Machine Shed Apparel!

Shake up your summer with our new Shed apparel! If you haven't got yours already, stop in to any of our Machine Shed Gift Shops - there are men's and women's sizes available!

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Come see us at the Wisconsin State Fair!

It's that time of year again - we will be at the Wisconsin State Fair! The fair starts tomorrow and will run until August 13th in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. We will be serving your Machine Shed favorites with a fair twist! This year the Machine Shed is serving up Bacon...

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