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Chips Restaurant

2502 SE Tones Dr, Ankeny, IA 50021-8860
515-964-2112
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Ranked #26 of 100 Restaurants in Ankeny
Dining options: Reservations
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- Jul 22, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Lino Lakes, Minnesota
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed near this restaurant and it was close and it was late. It was a little loud when we entered, and we decided to look at the menu first before being seated. We each saw several things we could order, so we were promptly seated. The waitress was attentive and nice, and shared that her father was the owner.... More

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Dublin, Ohio
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76 reviews 76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Ate here with my family of four when we were staying next door as we were relocating out of the area. Although we lived in Ankeny for 4+yrs we had only been here one other time. The chips were not hot on this visit which was a big negative for me. My husband and I split a half a chicken... More

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Sellersburg, IN
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We ate here recently on our way to a family reunion. We were staying at the Country Inn and Suites which is right next door. The food is very good, the service was wonderful and the chips are 'to die for!'. Glad we chose to eat here!!!

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Fort Worth, Texas
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132 reviews 132 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Was staying at the Holiday Inn Express across the street, so I went here more out of convenience than recommendation, and turned out to be a great choice. Lots of homemade specialties. Homemade chips are addicting! I got the special chicken and noodles, would have that again and the other at my table had the roasted chicken, and it looked... More

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Sioux City, Iowa
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89 reviews 89 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We stayed next door so this was very convenient for us. We went with a party of seven. It wasn't very busy and were seated pretty quickly. They brought us the chips which were OK, it's greasy fried food- everybody likes that right? The staff was friendly and pretty attentive but did get one of the orders wrong. Two of... More

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Ankeny
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Fantastic homemade potato chips. Large quantities of food. Great wood oven pizza! I love their chicken parmesan.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Has been a long time since I have been here. Big sign out front that says under new management which didn't make me feel great. Started poor when hostess didn't even acknowledge I was standing there. We were seated in bar per request and had a couple of drinks and an appetizer. Drink was weak and served in a tall... More

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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314 reviews 314 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

They are known for their chips.. homemade; but still pretty "oily". Family gathering of ten.... sat in separate room.. nice service.... good food.... nothing special to make me want to go back. Nice to have in the Ankeny area... (we used to live their several decades back).. we may stop back for a burger sometime.. but that's about it.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Overall, wasn't expecting alot. Service and food was good. Price was fair. Fresh basket of chips taste good.

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Ankeny, Iowa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Chips have really tasty "chips" that are really addicting. My favorite is the Reuben Pizza!! If you like Reuben sandwiches, do try the pizza. I'm not sure why we don't get to Chips a lot, but every time we choose Chips, I come away with a full stomach and a smile! Give them a try!

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