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Bob's Drive-Inn

Highway 75 South, Le Mars, IA 51031
+1 712-546-5445
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Fast food
Highway 75 South, Le Mars, IA 51031
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't leave Le Mars without having a Bob's dog, the best hot dog you've ever eaten, especially if you say, "Dog with everything".

Thank jimlu2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are passing through LeMars, make sure to stop for a Bob-dog! (their ice cream is damn good too)

Thank Ann127
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Outdoor tables are awesome in summer months! Just added a beer garden area outside that I am hoping to hit up soon!

1  Thank bkgalles
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

My wife is from LeMars, so we always make it a point to visit Bob’s Drive In whenever we are in town. This past Memorial Day weekend was no different. I had my very first Bob’s experience in 1979 and have been addicted to them...More

2  Thank RileyPete
Reviewed 1 May 2018

While visiting a friend in Eagle Grove, we decided to day trip into Le Mars to see the Ice Cream Sculptures and visited the Blue Bunny Parlor. We arrived around lunch and found this listed as a cheap-eats place here on Trip Advisor with glowing...More

2  Thank Cassie W
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Any local will already know that this place is awesome. For anyone travelling, this is a must. Amazing shakes, malts, hot dogs and more!

1  Thank cyclonenation2017
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We ate here on a Sunday evening after getting reference from our hotel. My mom and I had the chili dog, fries (they say small) and a small pop for $5.98. It was worth the money. Chili dog was delicious, fries were good size for...More

1  Thank peb8310
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We were there around 1:00 P.M. and they were still packed.We found out about this place in "500 Things to Eat Before It's Too Late" by Jane and Michael Stern. This is a good book to find local food. We went to Bob's because they...More

2  Thank Gillum S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

It's not summer until you've had yr Bob dog fix or Taverns! The best family owned restaurant with awesome food!!

1  Thank Candy M
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Fun atmosphere with lots of antique cars visiting. Lots of places to sit outdoors, not as many seats indoors.

1  Thank Pamela G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 75 South, Le Mars, IA 51031
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Le Mars
  • Phone Number: +1 712-546-5445
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