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Wallaby's

3720 Lincoln Way, Ames, IA 50014-3401
(515) 292-1167
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Ranked #23 of 161 Restaurants in Ames
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 23, 2014
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English first
Janesville, Wisconsin
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Always try to eat here at least once when I'm in Ames, and I'm never disappointed. Everything on the menu is good, prices are reasonable and the staff friendly. Can't wait to see their new location this fall!

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Northwestern Ohio
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112 reviews 112 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Noticed this as we were perusing the campus area and thought we would give it a try. Expected a basic sports bar menu, but it was much bigger than that with a wide variety of items to choose. Service was very friendly, the atmosphere was nice, not so loud as one would expect at a sports bar. We were delighted... More

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Kansas City
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Nice spot to watch a couple of games. Good wait staff and the food was very good. Not a very large beer selection, but the bartender made a good recommendation.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

A local sports bar and one of the best I've ever been in as far as food.Interesting selections besides normal bar food. Very tasty food. A small TV in every booth. Excellent service.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Our family (10 of us) went to Wallaby's on a chilly Saturday evening. We were seated on the "patio" which was fully enclosed, big screen tv's to watch the games, and overhead heaters similar to what you find at ski resorts. Very comfortable even though very cold outside. We had burgers, soup and salad, etc. All was very good. Our... More

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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61 reviews 61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

had lunch with 6 people - place was packed due to home football game - all of us had aious types of burgers on the menu - and pitchers of beer while watching the game - server was prompt and courteous - food was good and beer was cold - about $20 / person -would come back again

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Ames, Iowa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The food is always good here. Sandwiches are just a little different...I love the fajita chicken sandwich..The service is always prompt and cheerful .

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Ames, Iowa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Great food and lots to choose from on their menu. Every both has its own TV so you can watch what you want. But, if you don't have a booth, you can check out the big game on the numerous big screen TV's around the restaurant. Want a great dessert? Order a slice of one of their Wally pies, which... More

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Webster City, Iowa
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94 reviews 94 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

The menu didn't have many choices. We did have the wings and they weren't bad. The service was nothing to brag about.

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Ames, Iowa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

When we go out to eat, we almost always try to eat at local places. Wallaby's is an Ames staple, and for good reason. It is just a good place to eat. Friendly people, sports bar type place, but a little more upscale. A little more pricey than your average sports bar, but very worth it. Try the cheese fries...... More

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