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Maxwells Beach Cafe

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37 Lake Dr, Arnolds Park, IA 51331-4501
17123327578
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great combo a brie crepe with a nice glazed chop and raspberry sauce. Lewis, the owner, stopped by to chat.

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, service and ownership! Great location too! Just a little expensive for my budget. Most items are $30+

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided on Maxwell's because of a recommendation from a local. We were not disappointed one bit. The macadamia nut crusted halibut and the steak at poivre were excellent dishes! Excellent meal and service!

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Thank Desea3
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eat here often. I understand busy and delays but tonight our meals were brought to our table . One of the orders they were out of so the waitress brought something totally different from what we ordered. Not giving us a choice. As it turned out 3 of us finished our dinner and sat another 30 minutes while the new... More 

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Bennington, Nebraska
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must get the peanut butter chicken appetizer. Wow!!! The California wrap was fabulous. You can eat outside or inside. Absolutely beautiful view of the lake while you eat.

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Clear Lake, Iowa
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best you will find in Okoboji! White linen all the way with excellent service and excellent food. I wish it had a more peaceful view of the lake, but they make the best of it.

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Thank Betty50428
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We dine at Maxwell at least 2+ times a week and every single time the food has been excellent! Service is alway impeccable. I recommend the prime rib as a go to, but try their specials too. Last week it was Elk steak and oh my was it delicious!!! If you want consistently great food this is your place.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got prime rib sandwhich and maxwell sandwhich Both really good. We have been here at least a 200 times consistent and solid food. Halley was our waitress she was great. Th food was a limitless expensive for what we got!

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to be on the covered patio watching all of the water activities. Food was great, a nice menu for the dinner looking for a lighter meal rather than the full course dinners served inside. Good service, good food and a great view

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed lunch by the lake at Maxwells. There is seating inside and on the patio. We had a wheelchair and the tables are pretty close together next time we would use the gated entrance about 8 steps to the left of the main entrance to enter the patio. The fish and chips,burgers and wraps are all good choices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Lake Dr, Arnolds Park, IA 51331-4501
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Arnolds Park
  • Phone Number: 17123327578

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?