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Maid Rite

I-35 & US-69, Exit 4, 109 S. Spruce St., Lamoni, IA 50140
+1 641-784-5055
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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I-35 & US-69, Exit 4, 109 S. Spruce St., Lamoni, IA 50140
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Reviewed 4 days ago 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 3 days ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Okay, first off, if you don't know what a Maid-Rite is then you may not appreciate the appeal. I grew up near Marshalltown, Iowa where one of the original Maid-rite shops is located. And I love them! I had never stopped at this location but...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I have no idea what "Broaster" Chicken is, but it tastes to me like some of the best fried chicken I have had. We just got home from a road trip and I had this chicken on the way there and again on the way...More

Thank Savvytraveller42
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

3.5 is the right review number. The place itself, the very fun shop, the grounds and the people were delightful. I so wanted to give this a five star review. But the food was a solid three. Nothing bad, for sure, but nothing to write...More

Thank ThunderRolls2
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We had the loose meat sandwich (one with cheese and one without). They were not as tasty as the year before when we'd had them. We realized it was because there were no pickles on them, and the extra vinegar form the pickles is essential...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We will definitely be going back soon! Not being a big fan of the traditional "loose meat" sandwich, we had not been out to the local Maid Rite for several years. Recently, we met some out of town visitors there for lunch and we were...More

Thank lamonilawyer
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If you like Maid Rights- it's worth the stop. Very good, and the fries were good too. Real thin and served hot. Plus there's an Amish store within the restaurant with a lot of cool things

Thank ImOnThePath
Reviewed 23 April 2017

My son and I stopped here as I saw the signs and wanted some good Amish cooked food. This place is a Made Rite and not any Amish in sight. We ordered the Country Fried Steak dinner. With Green beans and mashed potatos and a...More

1  Thank Keith H
Jeremy S, Owner at Maid Rite, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

I'm sorry you had a disappointing meal. In reviewing the menu, the chicken fried steak doesn't include a biscuit...the chicken dinners do. This may be why the server was confused. I looked at your picture and it was a picture of the chicken dinner menu.....More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We drove from Denver, CO. 10+ hour drive to Lamoni Iowa. We simply wanted something nice to eat. We ordered 2 chicken fried steaks 1 cole slaw, 1 fried okra. Honestly the chicken fried steak was so bad I could barely cut it with a...More

1  Thank artzpamz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
10:30 - 20:00
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: +1 641-784-5055
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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