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Archie's Waeside

) #1 of 25 Restaurants in Le Mars €€ - €€€ American, Steakhouse
224 4th Ave NE, Le Mars, IA 51031-3302
+1 712-546-7011
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  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Steakhouse
€€ - €€€
224 4th Ave NE, Le Mars, IA 51031-3302
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time I'm in Le Mars I have to go here. Best Steaks in the USA. Great old fashion service and atmosphere. Still serve you a relish tray with meal. Steaks are very tender, well seasoned and reasonably priced. A must try place. Will be...More

Thank west47
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been eating at Archie's for years and have always had excellent meals And outstanding service and reasonable prices.

Thank car46
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Best steak in the area -- went with a large group planned ahead and all of the entrees were perfect!

Thank Janna B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Stepped through the door and thought I had traveled back in time! Not a huge menu, but the steaks are amazing!

Thank CaSuRu
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to Archie's several times over the years and it has consistently great steak. I always have a tenderloin, and it is always tender, juicy, and cooked to perfection. The relish tray I could do without: carrots, celery, pickles, and cubes of a...More

1  Thank 730jane
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Nebraska's steaks are awesome and the best of the world... until I tried this one in Iowa OMG, that tomahawk, huge and tender, ... No wonder they made 4th in America's best stake places And then you taste the great Hunnicut wine from napa valley...More

Thank Gorongoro
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Having heard about Archie's Waeside from friends, I drove from Sioux City with my wife to find out if the steaks were really that good. It was even better than I expected. I ordered a T-Bone and it came cooked just as ordered (med rare...More

1  Thank Scott A
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The Ginger Salmon is fantastic. Would strongly recommend this to anyone in the area. The help friendly and accommodating.

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Stepping back in time would describe Archie's Wayside! Just get a giant steak. Our steaks were cooked to perfection. The wait is quite long on a weekend but that just goes to show you that this is well worth the wait. Everyone is waiting and...More

Thank Sandy H
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

It is a nice restaurant . The food is good . It has a look of the 1970's. People are really friendly and the meat is delicious

Thank GHarycki
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Katelyn C
4 April 2017|
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Response from GHarycki | Reviewed this property |
Hi I wrote about the restaurant. It is not my restaurant . Sorry . If I can help you in any other way, I'll be have to do so. Gretell
Samantha J
2 February 2017|
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Response from hotelguychris | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we brought our 3 and 6 year olds and they had items to select from. No reason to leave the kids at home - unless you want to ;)
27 December 2016|
Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
The short answer is: STEAK! I don't remember noticing any special gluten-free menu items, but this place is all about steak! Just don't eat the bread or crackers.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:45
17:00 - 20:45
17:00 - 20:45
17:00 - 21:45
16:30 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 224 4th Ave NE, Le Mars, IA 51031-3302
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Le Mars
  • Phone Number: +1 712-546-7011
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