November 15, 2019 at 10:25 AM
Located at: Gilbert St, Iowa City, Iowa
Open: Friday and Saturday 11 – 11, Sunday – Thursday 11 – 10
Restaurant Description: Carlos O’Kellys is inspired Mex- generous helpings, original homemade sauces, all meat fresh not frozen, fry our own chips daily, fresh guac, queso & salsa every day. Quality ingredients. Not a chain!
About Carlos O’Kelly’s:
David and Darrell Rolph (brothers) started the first store in Marion in 1981. The Iowa City store opened in 1982 and went through a major remodel in the summer of 2017. In 2018, General Manager Kali McCulloch joined the team in Iowa City, after many years with a Carlos O’Kelly’s in Kansas. Kali has been influential in revitalizing the Iowa City restaurant, and is committed to getting involved in the community and giving back.
Carlos O’Kelly’s joined the Chamber to get more involved in the local community and share their story. They are all about the people and want everyone involved to leave them better than they came Whether it_s their customers or employees, Carlos is focused on serving people and making their experience with Carlos a pleasant one.
Carlos O’Kelly’s manager Kali McCulloch said, Generosity and appreciation inspires us. From the generous portions of great food we serve at affordable prices, to how much money and free food we give away to people in the community, we are doing a lot to help others. We are unique in that our staff builds a connection with customers. We build a sense of belonging, and know people by name.