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STARTERS‎
Not Your Mamas Deviled Eggs
Made to order deviled eggs with just a little spice
8.5
Bones in a Bag
Four ribs in a bag with a side of BBQ
9
Cheese Curds
Wisconsin white cheddar, whole grain honey mustard
8.5
Onion Rings
Beer battered, spicy ketchup
8.5
Kalbi Lettuce Wraps
Grilled short rib or Chicken, carrots, cucumber, peanut sauce
12
Wings
Asian, Cajun Ranch (dry rub), Charred, Traditional Buffalo
11
Crab Cake
Lemon aioli, mango salsa
15
Pork Belly Nachos
House made corn tortilla chips with smoked pork belly, onions, black beans, sour cream, house cheese sauce, diced tomato and cilantro 10/6
Pizza Fries
Deep dish, garlic, butter, cheese
11
Vodka Steamed Mussels
One pound of fresh steamed mussels, tomato vodka sauce, ciabatta bread
13
ENTREES‎
Orange Glazed Roughy
Served with Forbidden Rice stir-fry
20
Atlantic Salmon
Wild-caught, maple-glazed brussel sprouts
19
Peppercorn Bleu Sirloin
Choice,‎ local raised, 10oz, Maytag bleu
19
Bone in Ribeye
Choice,‎ local raised, 18oz, mushroom stout au jus
35
Braised Short Rib
Choice, local raised short rib, cabernet garlic reduction
20
Chicken Di Modena
Fresh marinated chicken, brown rice, aged balsamic, broccolini
18
Aged Prime Rib
House au jus, garlic compound butter
King Cut27
Queen Cut23
Aged Prime Rib Available Thursday - Saturday after 5pm
SMOKEHOUSE‎
Kc Style Smoked Ribs
Fletcher signature BBQ sauce, green apple coleslaw, house cut fries.  Half or Full Rack.     ** Our ribs are smoked fresh everyday.  Please enjoy them while they last but when they are gone we will not have more until tomorrow.
Full Rack25
Half Rack18
Thick Cut Iowa Chop
Bone-in chop, charred scallion aioli, smoked gouda potatoes
23
Chef's Cut
Daily offering from the smoker. Please ask your server. Market Price
PIZZA‎
The Carnivore
Pepperoni, Italian sausage, Canadian bacon, pork side, with spicy marinara and our signature 3-cheese blend
12 in15
16 in20
The Bohemian
Roasted zucchini, squash, portobello mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, tomato sauce and goat cheese
12 in15
16 in20
Build Your Own Pizza
12 in12
16 in16
Meatssausage, pepperoni, chicken, beef, canadian bacon, pork belly
Veggiesmushrooms, roasted veggies, red peppers, green onions, black olives, green olives, pineapple, pepperoncini
Cheesesmozzarella, parmesan, asiago, goat cheese, cheddar
Maple Pepper Bacon Pizza
Maple pepper bacon, Roma tomatoes, white sauce, fresh basil 15/20
Thai Peanut Pizza
Asian chicken, sweet chili sauce, peanut sauce, red pepper, green onion, wonton strips 15/20
SANDWICHES‎
All sandwiches are served with your choice of side.  Hand Cut Fries, Sweet Potato Fries, chips, Coleslaw or Choose Gouda Potatoes for $1 more
Big Easy BLT
Maple-glazed pepper pork side, lemon aioli
12
Reuben
Corned beef and sauerkraut, Russian dressing
13
Shrimp Tacos
Golden fried and tossed in our Asian glaze, shredded cabbage, pico de gallo
14
French Dip
Carved to order, house au jus
15
Iowa Pork Tenderloin
Grilled or Hand breaded, mustard, pickles
12
BBQ Sandwich
Choice‎ of BBQ Pork, shaved brisket, smoked chicken, Fletcher signature BBQ sauce, fresh coleslaw
12
Smoked Prime Rib Grilled Cheese
Smoked gouda, cheddar, carmelized onions, horseradish cream
15
BURGERS‎
Our half pound burgers are an always fresh blend of sirloin, prime rib and chuck.  Served on made fresh buns with your choice of side.  Hand cut fries, Sweet Potato Waffle Fries, Chips, Coleslaw or Choose Gouda Potatoes for $1 more
Classic House Burger
11
Add cheese, bacon or egg1
BBQ and Bacon
Extra thick bacon, BBQ sauce, and aged white cheddar
13
Patty Melt
Grilled‎ onions, swiss, brioche rye
12
Three Little Pigs
House made bratwurst patty, ham and pork side
13
Turkey Burger
Hand pattied blend, aioli
11
Veggie Burger
Roasted tomato, black beans, soy
11
SALADS‎
Sesame Salad
Choice of Grilled Shrimp or Ahi Tuna.  Spring mixed greens, radish, red onion, ginger vinaigrette, wasabi cream
15
Steak Wedge
Baby iceberg, filet medallions, bacon, tomato, bleu cheese dressing
15
Bruschetta Salad
Ciabatta, tomato onion relish, bleu cheese, black olive, chicken
13
Classic Caesar
Romaine, asiago, house made Caesar dressing
10
Add Chicken or Shrimp4
Asian
Cabbage, sesame lime, peanut sauce, grilled chicken
12
House Salad
Mixed greens, carrot, tomato, choice of dressing
7
PASTA‎
Stuffed Ravioli
Cheese stuffed, crumbled Fletcher sausage, fresh sage cream sauce
17
Chicken with Asparagus Linguine
Fennel, basil, asiago, chicken consomme
16
Meatballs & Spaghetti
Three meat balls, rich marinara
15
Roasted Peppers & Sweet Sausage
Fletcher sausage, marinara, rigatoni
16
Fettucini Alfredo
14
Add Chicken or Shrimp4
Fruita Di Mari
Shrimp,‎ mussels, calamari, white fish, white wine lemon sauce with tomato, Parmesan, garlic
About
Welcome to Ankeny's Greatest Neighborhood Restaurant. We are open Tuesday through Saturday for lunch and dinner, featuring Brunch from 10am - 2pm on Sundays. The Fletcher is the ideal place to grab lunch with colleagues, dinner with the family, or a craft beer and a cocktail with friends on the patio. The menu combines the very best comfort food with the latest food trends. Ranging from fresh salads, hand tossed pizzas, juicy burgers and classics with a new Fletcher twist, there is truly something for everybody. Rustic and contemporary influences collide with an open kitchen to create an amazing atmosphere and ambiance where everybody can feel right at home. Welcome to The Fletcher, you're among
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a friend during New Years Eve 2020. The restaurant was serving a buffet, which had plenty of food, to much to mention. Have been to this restaurant a few other times and can't complain. Service has been fast and food was good.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 11, 2019 via mobile

We had lunch with family on a Friday. Service was friendly and efficient. The food was good but I expected better for the prices. The roast beef on my French Dip was a bit tough. The au jus had been spilled on my plate so...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 8, 2019 via mobile

I had one of there burgers. Very good and generous portions. Service was okay could have been better as they are more of a high class restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank BlondeCrossCountry
Reviewed November 6, 2019

This is a very over price facility. The food was not hot and the service very poor. I would never have anything good to say about this place!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank egually
Reviewed October 30, 2019 via mobile

This place has a nice semi upscale atmosphere and interesting menu. The problem is that over multiple visits, I've yet to be impressed with the food. Its priced like upper end dining, with cafeteria quality food. Probably a good place to take your grandparents or...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank jpZ9088ZB
Reviewed October 27, 2019

Four of us went for brunch and arrived right before they opened at 10 am. There were already quite a few people waiting to get in. We were seated right away and ordered our tea and coffee. The buffet was pretty impressive. To the right...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 6, 2019

We ate supper here on Friday night before the game. One of us ordered a greek salad and asked for raw onion to be added to the salad. It was not added and we also noticed there were no olives on the salad-which is very...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Jessica D
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Food was delicious and the staff was friendly. The buns for the sandwiches are made fresh in the bakery. Save room for the Creme' Brulee'.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed September 1, 2019

Food and service was really good. like the laid back atmosphere. the place has a really cool back area, with a bunch of local signage and antiques. i think this place would benefit from a larger menu. i think it is mostly a upscale bar.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Todd G
Reviewed July 27, 2019

Love the crispy thin crust pizzas and lobster mac. Has a good atmosphere for both family and nights out drinking.

Date of visit: July 2019
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