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Cracker Barrel

530 30TH Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7686
(712) 366-6076
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

You can usually get what you expect when visiting most Cracker Barrel locations. Hearty portions and great service, as I have found in almost every city that I've visited one. This particular visit, the waitress went over and above and was very friendly. Portions were enormous and the quality was outstanding.

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Sidney, Iowa
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I love this restarunt, its very family orientated. It has a little checker game set up for the kids to play while waiting for their food, nice fireplace, I love the laterns on the table. Its very clean, staff are exceptional!

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San Diego, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

we dined here several times during a trip to the area. we like the menu, and the ability to "customize" a mean with the different side dishes. try the meatloaf.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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225 reviews 225 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Cracker Barrels are nice because of the consistent quality of their food. The only inconsistency as I have traveled across the country is the wait staff. They seem to hire friendly people and 95% of the time that's what you get. I love their breakfast menu, any time of the day or night. The food comes out quickly, hot and... More

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Preston, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We had breakfast and what a fantastic one it was.. What a selection and we were served very fast. The food we got was awesome and alot of it. Staff were above and beyond as with politeness and always helpful.

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Grand Island, Nebraska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This was the first time I have ever been to Cracker Barrel and it was better than I ever expected!!! So very rustic inside and so many things to look at!! And then there's the food!! Huge plates for really cheap!! I had the chicken fried stark and it was the BEST I have ever had I just wish I... More

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Missouri City, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Always a great meal. It doesn't matter what you order we tried them all, fabulous! Great wait staff, a big warm fire in the fireplace in winter. Lots of room to eat but still cozy. Great gift shop!

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Mississippi
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170 reviews 170 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

My wife and I often eat at a Cracker Barrel when we're on the road. We've found that we can split a 6-vegetable plate, with water to drink, for less than $12 with tip. That's hard to beat. Some of the vegetables we get are hashbrown casserole, green beans, cole slaw, fried apples, and baby carrots. In addition, we always... More

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Delta, Colorado
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

I use to love Cracker Barrel, we stopped here on vacation and I am sad to say we will not be returning after this visit! Our waitress was rude and unprofessional. There was a spill on the floor and she walked over about 4-5 times and it was still there when we left. Its just gross! The food was average... More

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We had a long weekend in the area and ate at the Cracker Barrel twice. Both times the food was good and the service was great.

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