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819 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
319.351.1260
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Dining options: Breakfast

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average Perkins

Upon traveling out of town my boyfriend, friend and I decided to stop here for breakfast. The staff was very welcoming upon entering the resturant. We got seated quickly and our waitress was very kind. The food was hot and everything was correct. Was a great quick and easy breakfast.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
HeaNicole
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West Burlington, Iowa
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West Burlington, Iowa
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Upon traveling out of town my boyfriend, friend and I decided to stop here for breakfast. The staff was very welcoming upon entering the resturant. We got seated quickly and our waitress was very kind. The food was hot and everything was correct. Was a great quick and easy breakfast.

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Geneva, Illinois, United States
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Perkins has something for everyone on their menu. The service is great-very fast. Great place for breakfast.

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Wheaton
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I have eaten at Perkins for 30 years but this was the last time. I ordered a granny country omelet. It was a missing egg, cheese, hash browns, celery everything. I'm not sure what was going on in the kitchen that day.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I like the pricing and value for my money, but I have visited several times and have had several minor issues over the last few months. Everything from dirty glasses, dirty silverware, loud employees in the back who must not know we can hear them, can't seem to make the same salad twice, and horrible tasting water (a lemon won't... More 

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We were hungry! Perkins is a great late night place to eat. But this time it was the service. Kody was great. I’m sure he get his fill of late night patrons that could be obnoxious and I would tend to be expecting it as a waiter therefore getting a bit jaded. Not Kody. He treat us like we were... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I've never eaten at this Perkin's before, so when a buddy asked me to meet him for lunch I agreed. Was I in for a surprise! Right off the bat the parking lot had lots of rubble on it; old cups, cue tips, cigarette butts, old drinking cups empty pop bottles, etc. Walk to the door included walking through old... More 

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Waco, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The food was good as I recall, but the pie really made an impression. The place has a bakery attached, and man oh man, they does pies right. The lemon meringue pie was the best I have ever had. Also bought a sticky roll to go, and it was excellent too.

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Plainfield, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

food was hot, prompt, and good. the waitress was very nice she was friendly and attentive. we ate around 8:30 so not very crowded

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Quincy, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My wife and I had breakfast at this Perkins on our recent trip to Coralville. It was close to our hotel and we had risen too late for the "free" breakfast. we both ordered the Mediterranean omelet. This is an omelet with spinach, feta, and roasted tomatoes, topped with hollandaise. When our plates came out, the omelets looked small, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Good breakfast at a reasonable price. Wait staff was exceptional, responsive and very accommodating to gluten free needs. They have separate gf menu and when kitchen messed up did not fuss about remaking plate. Even have a separate grill for gf so they understand importance. Very good experience!! Definitely a great stop for brunch

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Address: 819 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
Phone Number: 319.351.1260
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville

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  • Address: 819 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: 319.351.1260

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