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Italian Villages Restaurant

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715 Main St, Adel, IA 50003-1523
+1 515-993-3180
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11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Don't bring a group. Service overload happens quickly.

Food was just OK. The patty melt sandwich, traditionally served with rye bread was served with just plain white bread. The pizzas are OK, but the front crew with the pizza oven has a difficult time if there are more than one or two orders outstanding. If I could give it 2 and a half, that would... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
GpaDave
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Indianola, Iowa
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Indianola, Iowa
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Food was just OK. The patty melt sandwich, traditionally served with rye bread was served with just plain white bread. The pizzas are OK, but the front crew with the pizza oven has a difficult time if there are more than one or two orders outstanding. If I could give it 2 and a half, that would be more accurate... More 

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Adel, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

A very nice attentive staff but the pizza buffet for lunch will not bring me back. It was boring, disappointing, but not poorly prepared. I am sorry I was bored each time I went here. I always go else where in Adel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Very cozy, relaxed atmosphere. You could tell everything was fresh and homemade. Server was very nice, she did mix our order up but problem was solved fast and i would definitely go back!!

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Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Food was very good. We had the buffet/salad bar, small but good choices available. We were not impressed with our waitress. Asked for a real (metal) knife to cut the pizza into small pieces for a family member who has trouble biting down with force. Asked for one first thing, never did get one. Had to find her to ask... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

The salad bar was old, unappetizing, & dry. The server didn't check on us or get us refills. The manager was rude & refused to fix a problem with our check. No wonder this place wasn't busy....There are too many wonderful places to eat, to make this mistake again!

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Mediapolis, IA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2012

They were able to accomodate a wedding party of 25 with only 15 minutes notice due to a power outage in a neighboring town. The food was great, prices reasonable and outstanding service.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 715 Main St, Adel, IA 50003-1523
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Adel
  • Phone Number: +1 515-993-3180

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 17
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?