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Maid Rite

I-35 & US-69, Exit 4, 109 S. Spruce St., Lamoni, IA 50140
+1 641-784-8600
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“sandwich” (11 reviews)
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I-35 & US-69, Exit 4, 109 S. Spruce St., Lamoni, IA 50140
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son and I decided to treat ourselves to a couple of milkshakes. Originally from NYC I remember milkshakes from the days back in the 50's-60's. This place was a was a "blast from the past" with that "homemade" taste and they gave you the...More

Thank evtasebr
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

My husband is from Quincy and loves Maid-Rite so he wanted to come here when we were in the area. He did not like the Mega Maid Rite. He didn’t think it was seasoned right and the meat was dried out. It’s also quite a...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat while traveling. Delightful general store and restaurant. The servers were friendly and we received our food very quickly. There was actually a mistake on one of our sandwiches and they gave me a whole new sandwich in...More

Thank Roberta V
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Fun, nostalgic stop with a great general store addition. Loose meat sandwich was unusual and delicious. Nice variety on menu - great shakes.

Thank STLSportsMom65
Jeremy S, Owner at Maid Rite, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Awesome! Thanks for the great review! Please stop again....We put much effort in keeping the store clean and selling unique merchandise.

Reviewed 10 March 2018

My husband had seen the Food Network review of Maid-Rite. When we realized we were passing by the Maid Rite in Lamoni, we needed to stop to check it out. My husband was interested in the 'loose meat sandwich,' which apparently has a 'cult following'...More

Thank divaw0rld
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The family and I stopped at the Lamoni Maid Rite for dinner. Maid-Rite is a regional chain that specializes in loose ground beef sandwiches, tenderloins, shakes, salads, and other delicacies. This venue is located on I-35 near the Missouri-Iowa border. It is convenient and offered...More

Thank Pucela08
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This was perfect not to thick, not to thin, good breading, nice bun and good toppings. Cant wait to go back!

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We had been here previously with a bad experience. Gave it another try and were pleased. The food was good. The store has expanded and offers some Amish crafts and food along with many gift shop items. Convenient stop from I-35. Venture into town. There...More

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This is in the same building as the Amish Country Store/Welcome Center. There was a line to order. The person taking orders seemed to be struggling with the process. Once our order was in we found a booth and waited. They bring the food to...More

Thank Julie G
Jeremy S, Owner at Maid Rite, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Sorry you didn't have a pleasant experience. We do have new employees and had some system issues. All food orders are made to order, so we don't consider our establishment fast food, but a Diner. I appreciate your comments.

Reviewed 13 October 2017

I was not impressed by my food or visit to this restaurant. The cashier just stood there and stared until we gave our order. It's your typical seating arrangement of booths and tables,self serve drinks and they bring food to you. Granted my tenders and...More

Thank bennyjenks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
10:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I-35 & US-69, Exit 4, 109 S. Spruce St., Lamoni, IA 50140
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Lamoni
  • Phone Number: +1 641-784-8600
Maid Rite offers loose meat sandwiches (what were famous for), hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Salad / Chicken Grilled Salad, Broasted Chicken, Pork Sandwich, Baked Potatoes, Pork Tenderloins (Large & Hand made in our restaurant) and Fish sandwich and fillets. We also have a Amish Bakery, which includes pies, cookies, cinnamon rolls, and several types of bread.
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