List of Ames Restaurants

What Readers Are Saying...

“Mediocre Food, Horrible Service Quality, Faulty Advertising - Avoid Unless It's A Must‎ ”Non-Member, Reader - “The food has always been mediocre, but the price used to be good enough to
Said about: Papa Murphy's

“Piss Poor Service Can't Get Drive Thru Order Right If Life Depended Upon It!”Member, Glenda, Ames - “Here Sept 8th 9am ordered number 11 black coffee and 4 hot sauce, left a
Said about: McDonald's

“Menu Change”Non-Member, Reader - “Ate at the Victorville, Ca restaurant July 31. Tried to order the Crab Fe
Said about: Red Lobster Resturants

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Below is a summary list of the 117 Ames restaurants in the DiningGuide database for this category. Click on the restaurant's name to view the restaurant's profile. To return to the DiningGuide Des Moines home page, where you can search for other profiles of restaurants located in a different area, click on the "Des Moines Restaurants" link in the breadcrumbs at the top or bottom of the page.

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Asian, Chinese, Japanese

China Buffet
Ames 823 Wheeler Street
515-663-0773 Inexpensive
Fortune House Chinese Restraunt
Ames 200 Stanton Avenue
515-292-7865 Inexpensive
New China Restaurant
Ames 3702 Lincoln Way
515-292-5470 Inexpensive
Chinese Home Style Cooking
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2702 Lincoln Way
515-292-0123 Inexpensive
Mandarin Chinese Restaurant
Ames 415 Lincoln Way
515-233-5300 Inexpensive
Peking Palace
Ames 3417 Lincoln Way
515-292-5514
Thai Kitchen
Ames 2410 Chamberlain Street
515-292-4788
Panda Express
Ames 2229 Lincoln Way
515-294-4194 Inexpensive

American

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Flame & Skewer
Ames North Grand Mall
515-232-0931
Dublin Bay Irish Pub & Grill
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 320 South 16th Street
515-956-3580 Moderate
Pretzel Maker
Ames 2801 Grand Avenue
515-232-3075
Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 105 Chestnut Street
515-233-6452 Inexpensive
Perkins Restaurant
Ames 325 South Duff Avenue
515-233-3648 Inexpensive
Wallaby's
Ames 3720 West Lincoln Way
515-292-1167 Moderate

Casual Dining (Show More)

Displaying 1-12 of 45 Top Prev.
Buford's Steak House & Bar B Que
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2601 East 13th Street
515-232-9260
Papa Murphy's
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 123 Lincoln Way
515-232-3196 Inexpensive
Battle's Bar-B-Q
Ames 112 Hayward Avenue
515-292-1670
Casey's Carry Out Pizza
Ames RR 1
515-232-5520 Inexpensive
Casey's Carry-Out Pizza
Ames 428 Lincoln Way
515-232-2958 Inexpensive
Char's
Ames 3100 South Duff Avenue
515-232-8888 Inexpensive
China Buffet
Ames 823 Wheeler Street
515-663-0773 Inexpensive
Da Vinci's Pizza & Hoagies
Ames 2514 Chamberlain Street
515-292-3003 Inexpensive
Dominos Pizza
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 118 Hayward Avenue
515-292-3030 Inexpensive
Godfather's Pizza
Ames 414 Lincoln Way
515-232-9000 Inexpensive
Gumby's Pizza
Ames 526 Main Street
515-233-5000 Inexpensive
Happy Joe's
Ames 551 South Duff Avenue
515-232-4231 Inexpensive

Fast Food & Chains (Show More)

Displaying 1-12 of 25 Top Prev.
McDonald's
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 129 South Duff Avenue
515-232-1234 Inexpensive
Quiznos Sub
Ames 302 Lincoln Way
515-232-3300 Inexpensive
Subway
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 3712 Lincoln Way
515-292-6430 Inexpensive
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 113 Welch Avenue
515-292-7917 Inexpensive
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 1311 Buckeye Avenue
515-232-4515 Inexpensive
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 2108 Isaac Newton Drive
515-817-6500 Inexpensive
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 216 Main Street
515-232-9170 Inexpensive
Subway Sandwiches & Salads
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 3218 Orion Drive
515-232-4527 Inexpensive
Taco Bell
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2650 Lincoln Way
515-268-0100 Inexpensive
Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 3334 Lincoln Way
515-292-6977 Inexpensive
Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers
Reader rating: 1.0 out of 5
Ames 528 South Duff Avenue
515-232-9369 Inexpensive
Arby's Roast Beef
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2722 East 13th Street
515-233-1670 Inexpensive

International

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Cafe Lovish
Ames 2512 Lincoln Way
515-292-7161
Wallaby's
Ames 320 South 16th Street
515-956-3580
Dublin Bay Irish Pub & Grill
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 320 South 16th Street
515-956-3580 Moderate
The Pita Pit
Ames 114 Welch Avenue
515-292-7482 Inexpensive

Italian

Top Prev.
Ge Angelo's Italian Restaurant
Ames 823 Wheeler Street
515-233-0959
Fazoli's Restaurant
Ames 2435 Grand Avenue
515-232-6009 Inexpensive
Old Chicago/Rock Bottom Restaurant
Ames 1610 S. Kellogg Ave.
515-232-6900 Inexpensive

Latin, Mexican, Spanish

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Carlos O'kelly's Mexican Cafe
Ames 631 Lincoln Way
515-232-1500
Cazador
Ames 127 Dotson Drive
515-296-1110
Diamond Dave's Mexican
Ames North Grand Mall
515-232-5805
O'malley & McGees Mexican Cafe
Ames 716 South Duff Avenue
515-232-8807
Cafe Beaudelaire
Ames 2504 Lincoln Way
515-292-7429
Panchero's
Ames 1310 South Duff Avenue
515-233-4600 Inexpensive
Taco Bell
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2650 Lincoln Way
515-268-0100 Inexpensive

Low-Carb Items

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Blimpie Subs & Salads
Ames 1118 South Duff Avenue
515-233-2755 Inexpensive
Blimpie Subs & Salads
Ames 218 Welch Avenue
515-292-7595 Inexpensive

Steak & Seafood

Top Prev.
Buford's Steak House & Bar B Que
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 2601 East 13th Street
515-232-9260
Red Lobster Resturants
Reader rating: 3.0 out of 5
Ames 1100 Buckeye Avenue
515-232-2922
The Broiler
Ames 6008 Lincoln Way
515-268-2088 Moderate
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