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1100 South Grand Ave, Charles City, IA 50616
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Ranked #7 of 17 Restaurants in Charles City
Price range: $5 - $16
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers, Pizza, Seafood
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Description: Family owned and operated, our menu boasts something for everyone; sandwiches to steaks, seafood to soup & salad, broasted chicken to pizza, you'll leave satisfied! We offer noon specials by day, delivery by night. Our bar provides just the place to unwind during happy hour! Bring the clan bowling in our 18 lane center featuring automatic scoring, video games, and billiards. Sand volleyball outback provides summer-time fun for both players and spectators. Visit Comet Bowl!
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English first
Charles City, Iowa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This little dive set in a bowling alley has the best onion rings in the area. It has the best service too. The other food is pretty typical pub fare and they have a nice selection of beer for a small place.

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Lohrville, Iowa, United States
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good fried foods at a cheap price. I recommend a stop here if your in the area. Try the pizza burger. Bowl a game or two when you're finished eating.

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Charles City, Iowa, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

If you're looking for great food, you won't find it here. But, you will find sustenance to keep you alive. As the last poster mentioned, this is bar food. Nothing more, nothing less. We received prompt, personable service. I attempted to order a Reuben sandwich without sauce, and was advised that this isn't possible, since the sandwiches are all made... More 

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Ionia, Iowa, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

It's fine if your looking for the same kind of bar food as every other bar serves. Because that's what it is a bar in a bowling alley.

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Charles City, Iowa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

We stop in to the Comet Bowl every so often and are never disappointed with the food, from time to time the service is a little slow but typically its only when they are really busy. They make the best Pork Tenderloin sandwich around and the appetizers are awesome. If your gonna be in town i would recommend stopping in... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011 via mobile

If not for pricing being a bit over the top, I would give them a 5. They offer a generous menu and have the best appetizers in town. The portions are impressive and promise a full stomach when you leave. Service is usually excellent, but I have had visits that left me somewhat disappointed. They also have a bar that... More 

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Waterloo, Iowa
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

The staff put tables together for about 20 people and served us well. 1$ root beer floats-awesome.

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Additional Information about Comet Bowl

Address: 1100 South Grand Ave, Charles City, IA 50616
Phone Number: 641-228-2115
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Charles City
Average Prices: USD 5 - 16
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Pizza, Seafood

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