Places to Eat + Drink

First We Eat, Then We Do Everything Else For its size, Washington offers a surprising number of quality, locally owned restaurants and cafes as well as familiar restaurant chains and neighborhood bars. The diversity of cuisines may surprise you! You’ll find Italian, Chinese and Mexican fare as well as steak, chicken, barbecue and sandwiches. Coffee…

Restaurants

We’ll Tantalize Your Taste Buds This text could use an update/refresher.   No matter what your culinary preference, Washington has a diverse range of dining options sure to satisfy your taste buds. You can find restaurants providing that good ole home-cooked meal complete with Iowa beef and pork, along with a wide selection of authentic…

Experience Our Town

Experience Washington Picture a place that is as laid back as it is active and as relaxing as it is fun—that’s Washington, Iowa! When you just want to get away from it all with your family, spouse or friends, Washington has lots of options. Plan a quick getaway in the relaxed atmosphere of our welcoming…

Meeting + Event + Wedding Facilties

Planning a wedding, meeting, or other special event? Are you coordinating a wedding, family reunion, sports tournament awards banquet, business retreat, or need a place for your business or organization to host a meeting? Our meeting space portal will enable you to explore the possibilities of a variety of meeting spaces and event locations in the…

Utilities + Services

Getting You Connected The Washington Chamber of Commerce wants to make your move and stay in our town as easy and convenient as possible. Below you will find all that you need to get your utilities connected,  to update your voting and mailing address, and which businesses serve our community. We offer assistance in connecting…

Organizations

We Rise By Lifting Others Learn More For information about our community events and service clubs, see the resources listed below or contact the Washington Chamber of Commerce. With a long tradition of volunteerism and service, Washington is fortunate to have more than 100 service clubs and social organizations in the community. Made up of…

Real Estate + Rentals

Won’t You Be Our Neighbor? Author Norman Crampton has named Washington, Iowa, “One of the best small towns in America,” but don’t take his word for it—experience the history, modern amenities, and exciting activities for yourself! Friendly shop owners will greet you as you walk in the door, and they’ll probably know your name. You’ll…

Worship

Deep Learning. Growing Faith. Real Life. The City of Washington is rich with religious tradition and values and is home to a wide variety of places of worship. There are approximately 20 different houses of worship represented in our community, designed to meet everyone’s spiritual needs through regular worship services, youth groups, educational events, support…