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steamboat garden

1740 Falls Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701-2323
319-232-0344
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English first
Denver, Colorado
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a restaurant we visit every time we are in Waterloo. Tugboat Tuesday is a must!! The pork tenderloins are very good. The onion rings and appetizer sampler was pretty good too.

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Waterloo
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The wait staff is great tgere and they always have a great special of the day. The food is cheep in price when ordering the special. The food is alright for the price. If your looking for a cheep meal out then it is a good place over all. If spending more money i would recomend else wheres.

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Waterloo, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I went there and had a hamburger and their sampler plate of fried food. The onion rings had little taste, the potato tots were cooked but no better than the stuff in my kids lunch line. My burger was small and again didn't have a lot of flavor. The chicken strips were ok, they were the best part of our... More

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Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States
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95 reviews 95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Once upon a time the food here was good or at least decent. I often had fried food that I regretted eating later, but it tasted great when I was putting it down. This last time I ordered the night's special, baked chicken and mashed potatoes. The potatoes were awful. We could not figure out if they were real potatoes... More

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Waterloo, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We used to take our kids to the Steamboat when they were little. 40 years ago our daughter loved the bean soup. It is still on the menu and still very tasty!!

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Waterloo, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

IF you're thinking this is going to bring back your childhood memories... it's not the food is gross and soggy and o don't look up at the ceiling it's covered in bugs.

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Waterloo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My family has been going to the Steamboat for takeout or inside dining for over 40 years. It has been owned by the same family for generations; they call you by name. They have a special every day. For instance, Tuesdays are $1.00 tugboat tenderloins. Their Chief's salad is to die for! Homemade pies-need I say more?

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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113 reviews 113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Another Waterloo classic that has fallen and can't get back up. Much like Wishbone the name and memories of childhood meals are now just a fading memory. Gets by on name/rep only. Sorry to say better off at Wendy's.

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Waterloo, Iowa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I've been coming here for over 30 years. There's a nice variety of food and daily specials. The food is reasonably priced. It's a relaxed atmosphere.

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Waterloo, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

This is your local hole in the wall restaurant that's the best. Some peoples reviews are bad. They must not get it. I've gone here since I was a kid. Of course a few things have changed but not much. The owner Joel is a great guy and if you have any problems he will make it right. Not many... More

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Additional Information about steamboat garden

Address: 1740 Falls Ave, Waterloo, IA 50701-2323
Phone Number: 319-232-0344
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

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