Whether you’re in search of unique shopping, exceptional dining or craft brewed beer, Janesville’s quaint downtown is a great place to visit. Enjoy the scenic view of the river and downtown from the patio of the Bodacious Shops of Block 42 as you sip espresso and savor a homemade cupcake, or splurge on deep fried Wisconsin cheese curds and a hearty burger at a local pub like the Looking Glass, O’Riley & Conways Irish Pub, or Whiskey Ranch.
If you’re looking to try a new dish or relax with a specialty cocktail visit Lark, which offers a stylish, comfortable and casual setting with delicious food and drinks. Lark is downtown Janesville’s newest restaurant. Their focus is on seasonally inspired dishes and drinks sourced with local ingredients. All in all, Janesville’s downtown includes nearly 2 dozen eateries that offer a wide variety of dining options. Learn more about dinging in Janesville downtown here.
Located in downtown Janesville’s historic Carriage Works building, Rock County Brewing Company is a nano brewery offering hand-crafted beers made in small batches. Not only can you enjoy a selection of tasty brews when you visit but frequently they partner with local food trucks to offer a variety of unique dining options.
To make the most of your visit to Janesville, Wisconsin’s Great Outside, consider staying overnight at one of our comfortable and welcoming lodging facilities including options at two bed & breakfasts located in the heart of our historic districts. For more information, give us a call at (800) 487-2757. Our staff is happy to assist you!