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English first
Washington,IA, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The food was really good at Village Inn. The service could have been faster but the food more than made up for it. The staff was friendly.

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Forest City, Iowa
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267 reviews 267 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Our meal was decent, as was the service. We had a birthday in our party and they brought over a free piece of pie, despite being told that they don't do that anymore, so that was very nice. My Tomato Basil soup was delicious, but my smothered chicken and potato pancakes were very bland. The Hawaiian Strawberry pie is a... More

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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70 reviews 70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We actually have been to this place twice, and both times the food was excellent, and the serving sizes were perfect. We typically split a meal and we had lunch there on Mothers Day weekend, it was great! The cinnamon rolls are delicious just like everything else we had there.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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47 reviews 47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I have found the service to be somewhat spotty, but always forgive them because the food is so good.

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Iowa
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We stopped at this Village Inn while traveling through the area. Not really knowing anything about the restaurant, but trusting the chain name, we decided to give it a try. Our experience was, in a word, average. We had a party of six, and were seated within a few minutes, something that is nice. Our server was extremely friendly and... More

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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356 reviews 356 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

I love pork chops & eggs ..they had 2 large & juicy chops along with the eggs and hash browns. My wife had hot oatmeal & a muffin ( She's the healthy one) liked that they had dried cranberries in the oatmeal instead of raisins

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West Point, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

clean and fast service with friendly waitress...reasonable and food was good...easy access from Interstate 35...

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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72 reviews 72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Quick service, no unruly kids. Better food and prices than IHOP. The hash browns were some of the best I have ever had, crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside, not greasy at all. Great omelet and pancakes!

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Duluth
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63 reviews 63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

We went for supper about 6:30, lots of empty tables and booths. Had to stand quite awhile to get seated even, the guy that seats people was running around helping the waitress. Shortly a waitress came over, said something we didn't understand, she walked away, went over and looked at the seating chart, that was it. A different waitress came... More

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Iowa
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97 reviews 97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

We have been going to this VI for approximately a year now. The morning cook has some serious issues. Even when times are slow- the food is average at best. We ordered a breakfast meal and a soup & sandwich meal on 3 different occaisions. Every time the bread for the sandwich was hard & dry. Sounds like they made... More

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Additional Information about Village Inn

Address: 1024 E 1st St, Ankeny, IA 50021-2027
Phone Number: 515-963-0630
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
Cuisine: American

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