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Big Muddy's

) #5 of 66 Restaurants in Burlington €€ - €€€ American,
710 N Front St, Ste 1, Burlington, IA 52601-5027
+1 319-753-1699
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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Closes in 27 min
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
710 N Front St, Ste 1, Burlington, IA 52601-5027
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1 - 10 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped here as it was on the Mississippi ordered a beer and decided to order an appetizer. Food had good taste but was not warm on the inside, the waitress didn't charge us for them. Great atmosphere, beautiful interior, has survived a few floods, and...More

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last night checked trip advisor to see where to eat and decided on Big Muddy's. I had read the bad review about the ribs and I asked how they are prepared. I was informed that they are cooked low and slow just as they should...More

Thank Monica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok first off let me start by saying that ANYONE who says the Ribs are the BEST ever, has NEVER had good BBQ.. My hubby got the Ribs because of the good reviews and when they came out they were boiled soo long that they...More

Thank catlee69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful view by the river, inside seating or outside. Great appetizers and full menu. Have never been disappointed. Free food Wednesdays and Fridays during Happy Hour.

Thank Jill F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is always a pleasure to visit Big Muddy's!! We wanted a nice sit down supper but did now know if we could find a place open at 9:00 pm. I was delighted to find Big Muddy's of open until 10:00 pm! Our waitress was...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was passing through and needed a late lunch. My husband wanted a beer so we stopped and ate. I recommend the tenderloin, fried cauliflower and onion rings. Make sure you have someone to share it with. It was more than we could eat. Wait staff...More

Thank Carole W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We have eaten at this restaurant twice with a large group--two years in a row. We had the same waitress, Fergie, who was great. Food is good. I recommend the grilled chicken with cajun spice. I also think their margaritas are very good--they claim they...More

Thank KC208
Reviewed 29 April 2017

The steak sandwich was delicious. The meat was flavorful and prepared perfectly, and the portion size filled me up. They definitely don't skimp on the meat.

Thank Aimee R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The restaurant isn’t the easiest to find if you’re not from the area, but it made for a worthwhile dinner stop. Our table by the window provided us with a closeup view of the flooded Mississippi as well as passing trains. Meals were tasty and...More

1  Thank Beatriz121
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went there for lunch & had a veggie wrap with cottage cheese, burger with fries, & the tenderloin sandwich with onion rings. All of us were happy with our selection & the service was good.

Thank maryjoanprouty
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cardinalfan2007
29 June 2017|
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Response from maryjoanprouty | Reviewed this property |
Yes, prime rib is served everyday, all day. Saturday evening it is part of a special.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 N Front St, Ste 1, Burlington, IA 52601-5027
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 319-753-1699
  • E-mail
Description
Once seated in the restaurant, your view changes as the seasons change. Winter brings eagles soaring as they search the icy Mississippi for the fresh catch of the day. In the Summer the river becomes alive with casual and commercial traffic. The historic background of this quaint river town is captured in the memorabilia and pictures that adorn the walls.The restaurant has been a landmark for two decades offering casual to formal dining attracting patrons both local and visiting tourist from other countries. We have a casual family friendly environment. Serving lunch and dinner as well as drinks at the bar. We are great for groups! Walk in or make a reservation and when the weather permits, choose to sit in side or out. Dine in, carry out or we will cater! Whatever the occasion - Big Muddy's is the place!!
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