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Mike's Diner - CLOSED

6 Iowa Avenue West, Marshalltown, IA
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Marshalltown, Iowa
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

This establishment is closed and now operates as the fro-yo business Purple Cherry. When it was open, they had a short order cook who'd drop fries or a tenderloin in the fryer AFTER you ordered, not before. It closed due to the economy and probably a poor locale. Parking isn't the greatest.

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Melbourne, Iowa, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

They have daily specials which normally, o.k. but the atomsphere needs improvement many tiems the help are yelling out things as they appear to be short handed and stressed. Food appears to be made with cheap ingrediants (canned). They have signes everywhere about varioous rules, policies that are not welcoming. Cleaniness is a factor, food on booths, dirty condiment container's.... More 

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

They have very good tenderloins. The atmosphere leaves a bit to be desired. It's a gas station that happens to sell food. They do have an extensive menu for a gas station and have expanded into barbeque, but we haven't been able to resist the tenderloin so can't comment on that.

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Address: 6 Iowa Avenue West, Marshalltown, IA
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Marshalltown
Cuisine: Fast Food

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