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Great Plains Sauce & Dough CO

129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
+1 515-232-4263
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (148 reviews)
“cookies” (11 reviews)
“pie” (6 reviews)
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129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pizza, nothing better than putting honey on the crust. Always lots of cheese! Gets very busy, so always best to go on off hours. Don’t forgot to get a cookie and have it warmed up.

Thank neilsjj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went late at night, so couldn’t get pizza by the slice, so we got a pie instead. Wasn’t at all crowded. Pizza crust was nice. Very cheesy. Excellent evening snack, and finished off the crust as dessert with the honey on the table. You...More

Thank Melinda D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in here on a recommendation, and thoroughly enjoyed the pizza. They were busy, but fairly quick considering the crowd. Good crust options and good sauce too!

Thank Love St. Pete Beach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First, A small caveat: They only sell pizza by the slice during lunch. That said, this is the first time I have ever come across a pizza place that makes or uses anything other than a white flour crust! This place actually has real crust...More

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place has been a staple in Ames for years. There's just something different about the crust. There's honey on the table to finish off the crusty edge which is so good. I'd have to say the Prairie Special is a fave of mine. If...More

Thank Carla B
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Great Plains pizza is the best pizza I've ever had. They have choices of many toppings as well as crusts. I recommend the Denver crust, then use the honey they provide to dip the crust in after you've eaten the rest of the slice of...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

If you are in Ames make sure to get a pizza here on Denver crust and get your honey ready for the crust! And the cookies are as big as my head. Bomb place!

Thank Tanya D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Great tasting pizza. Wide variety of crusts. Honey at the table to enjoy while enjoying the thick crusts. They also make wonderful, large cookies.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A great place for family to get a meal or celebrate an occasion. It is a favorite and has been for years.

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

They have pizzas made from several types of dough. It may freak you out to see honey as a condiment for a pizza, but, it's actually a great choice for the ones that you may taste at this place. On a snowy, wintery, cold day,...More

Thank Hariharan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-4263
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