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105 Chestnut St, Ames, IA 50010-8056
+1 515-233-6452
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  • Very good42%
  • Average24%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
105 Chestnut St, Ames, IA 50010-8056
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

But unfortunately, when I asked for beef nachos WITHOUT jalapeños, I got home to find all the under layers of nachos had quite a bit of them on it. Friendly staff. Family friendly. Prices are ok. Plenty of parking. Great for bar goers, as they...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been here in months. Then I saw the ad for topped steak and twisted potatoes. So we came in. It was a very busy night. Nearly every place was full. We had really good service. Clean place. Family friendly. Now, for the food...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

Ate there today for the first time in a couple of years. I had the BBQ Brisket Tacos... The brisket was extremely fatty and the meet was barely warm. The fries that came with the lunch weren't all that warm either! However, the wife and...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We ate here twice and enjoyed both meals. The service is very good also. I really enjoyed the Quesadilla Burger, outstanding! The salads were very good also!

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why take out for me is just not as great an experience. It was average food. Maybe it's the ambiance of eating out? Friendly staff. Clean place. Family friendly. A good variety of choices. We got the beef with potatoes and onion...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very unimpressed with the entire restaurant. Our family went for the first time in years and was extremely disappointed. For starters, the host seated us at a small table in a section populated by a rowdy group of at least 30 students (when there were...More

Thank rdh106
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We got good, fresh, hot food. I requested no pico de gallo on my food and they messed that up and ended up make no another one. It was very fresh and good tho when it came out. The honey BBQ ribs were quite spicy...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Good food, friendly staff. We got take out this visit and after recent, extremely salty food visits to Outback restaurants, I noticed the food at this Applebee's is much better seasoned. Not too salty. I could taste the steak. Yes, it seemed the portions were...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

We ordered take out and the order was not filled correctly. The staff worker was friendly and did her best to fix the problem. The food was tasty as expected but very small portions. Not sure if that was because it was take out. We...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Busy place last night, the food was average, good taste, but very salty. Friendly staff, clean place. While it was very busy, the MarcyDiner tantrum scale of 5/5- no screaming kids, or anyone for that matter!

Thank init4keeps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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: 105 Chestnut St, Ames, IA 50010-8056
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-233-6452
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