Best Tenderloin Award goes to Mt. Pleasant Resturant

The Iowa Pork Producers Association has selected a southeast Iowa restaurant as the winner of the 2013 Best Breaded Pork Tenderloin Contest.

River Rock Cafe in Mt. Pleasant, near Oakland Mills, will receive $500, a plaque, and statewide publicity for winning IPPA’s 11th annual contest. The official award presentation will be at the cafe on October 16th.

River Rock Cafe double coats it’s hand-pounded pork tenderloins in a cracker and bread crumb mixture daily and serves roughly 500 a week.