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Ross' Restaurant

430 14th Street, Bettendorf, IA 52722-4820
(563) 355-7573
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Ranked #7 of 67 restaurants in Bettendorf
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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76% Recommend
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English first
Hoffman Estates, Illinois
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I came back to the Quad Cities for a wedding and decided to trip down memory lane by stopping at what I remembered as an after hours greasy spoon. Boy, was I pleasantly surprised by the menu and all of the locally grown/raised entrees. I had to have a cup of gazpacho from all heirloom local veggies, delicious! I also... More

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Clinton, Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

My family and I were in from out of town and saw that Ross' had good reviews. We seated ourselves in a booth. A sour-faced, older lady named Regina eventually came over and threw menus and silverware on our table. She left. Then we waited.. and waited. Finally, we saw another waitress motioning to Regina to get back to our... More

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Bettendorf, Iowa, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

the food is always fresh and hot.the taste is fantastic and can only be duplicated by other dive restaurants like this. It's not very clean looking, the seats are not very comfortable, very outdated inside but it is my favorite restaurant in the quad cities great anytime day or night.

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Bettendorf, Iowa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I have been there three times and the wait staff seem nice enough. The food is on a downward slope each time I have gone. Really needs updated and a healthier menu.

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North of Chicago, IL
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81 reviews 81 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

This place is a classic! The service is great, the people are nice and we had fun. We were too late for the cinnamon rolls, but have had them before, take one home! My sisters had the chicken fried steak which they could not stop raving about, my one sister has to go there for it each time we are... More

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Altoona, Iowa
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Went to Ross' for lunch this past Saturday. Ordered a Rossburger (loose meat sandwich) with coleslaw and fries. The Rossburger was served on one of their homemade buns. I am not a huge fan of loose meat sandwiches, but I have to tell you that the Rossburger is simply excellent and I will be ordering it again on my next... More

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Arlington, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The place was dirty, the food was cold. I wasted my money. I heard President Obama ate there, for real. I wasn't so lucky.

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Rochester, Mn
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I've been going to Ross' for over 30 years and for me, there is definitely some nostalgia in the older building. The food is good old fashioned home cooking. I personally love the breakfast...the #1 (2 eggs, toast, a huge mound of hashbrowns and to top it off, Rossburger meat which is loose meat). Service is always great regardless of... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

I always come here at least once when I come back to visit family...and I end up going on the way home from the bar. I always get the RossBurger with Cheese Basket (fries combo). The only negative thing I would say is they have Pepsi products (yuck!) but at least they have Diet Mountain Dew as a diet alternative... More

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Seneca, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We went here on a Sunday morning. We sat at the breakfast bar, and had good company! This seems like one of those restaurants were people know each other and everyone is friendly. The hash browns are amazing, especially with cheddar cheese :) The pancakes were great. My husband got an omelet, they are huge! I wish we had a... More

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