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Uncle Bucks Fishbowl and Grill

€€ - €€€American,
1000 Bass Pro Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-7600
+1 515-957-5400
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good24%
  • Average34%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
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“nachos” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“bass pro” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar
€€ - €€€
1000 Bass Pro Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-7600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bad food for the price, horrible service! listened to other tables around us complaining about the sameMore

Thank mbudler
Heather E, Owner at Uncle Bucks Fishbowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I hope this note finds you well, Mbudler. We have sent your feedback to the personnel concerned. I apologize for this bad experience. This is very disappointing to hear, but we hope you give us another chance to make it up to you. Please let...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Price on the food ---- reasonable. Its a nice place to take your children and they can bowl in the lanes. Lots to see for the kids. It has a fish theme.

Thank 881lizp
Reviewed 8 May 2018

The bowling alley had a fish theme making you feel you were underwater. Lots of fun. Excellent Food.

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Was our favorite place to eat in Altoona Iowa. We would drive out of our way to go there. Yesterday was disappointed. Bartender talking with other staff instead of getting our drinks. We were the only people there at the time. The nacho use to...More

Thank Deb H
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Not sure why so many poor reviews, but we travel the world and rate many restaurants in the USA too, and this was just great. Quick friendly service by Zana, food good, and great selections. We stop back regularly throughout the year passing through.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Typically in my reviews I stick to the positive points...so I will start out this way. This restaurant is tied to the Bass Pro Shop. The store was amazing and the staff in the store were friendly. While we waited we went through the entire...More

Thank Monica L
Reviewed 22 February 2018

My group of 18 people in town on business stayed at a nearby hotel on a wintry night. Nobody wanted to go very far because of the ice storm, so we ended up at this restaurant. It's basically part of the gargantuan Bass Pro Shop,...More

Thank Cello12345
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Went here with my kids. Ordered all three of us meals. Asked for bbq on side and never received, even after reminding waiter when food was brought. Brought one daughter completely wrong dish, and took 20 minutes to get the right one back. Never got...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped to shop and decided to eat so we didn’t need to stop again before heading home. My first impression was dirty, a dive. We had to stop twice so the server could take care of other customers before getting seated. We ordered two...More

Thank Busy104
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The bowling is fun but if you want something to eat or drink while you are bowling, good luck. For the past 4 times we’ve been here, we had to hunt down a server to just get a pop. Today, not once in the hour...More

Thank Wilbertfamily
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Bass Pro Dr, Altoona, IA 50009-7600
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 515-957-5400
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