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Bob's In Arnolds Park

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243 West Broadway, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
(712) 332-6564
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Omaha, Nebraska
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband LOVES Bob's chicken sandwiches, and my brother loves the hotdog serves with loose ground beef. The french fries and onion ring are also good. Oh, and the soft serve ice cream that comes in all sorts of awesome flavors. It's the perfect treat after a day on the boat.

Thank Jessica R
Deer Park, Illinois
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove 400 miles for a Cheese Tavern with everything. The best, no doubt. Food snobs and critics don't understand...if your in the area, stop and give Bob's a try.

1 Thank Ilenvman
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot for the end of the day at the Park. This is a family friendly establishment with great staff The Bob Dog and a malt are the way to go with reasonable prices

Thank Russell W
Spencer, Iowa, United States
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

We live in the area and eat here regularly in the summer, but it's definitely not my favorite place. Not too many options on the menu, most things are fried. That being said, the food is always fresh and hot, and the chicken strips and fries are very good. I would just prefer something a little healthier myself.

Thank LisaEwoldt
Tallahassee, Florida
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

A family tradition! We go to Bob's every year, and one year, we ate lunch there every single day. Great malts, casual, great view, fast. Love Bobs!

Thank sue d
Silverthorne, Colorado
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85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Our 1st lunch choice by boat & the 2nd was by car before we left Okoboji. This is a good spot for hot dogs at the Park. You'll have your dog the way you like it, lots of combos. The fame is the snap in every bite. We had great friendly service, our wait didn't seem very long, as busy... More 

Thank Coloradopegret
Rockwell City, Iowa
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Nothing fancy about this deep fried food. No wait staff, order at counter. Good root beer. Good view of the lake from the patio. Onion rings were not great.

Thank Jill B
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Good place to stop for a quick lunch while you are at the park,boating, or one of the great concerts in the park. The tavern is great!

Thank hlmn99
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

I expected an amazing hot dog. I got an OK dog. My wife's tavern was also OK. I did very much enjoy the fries though and the wait staff was friendly.

Thank Will D
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We eat at Bob's almost every time we visit the Lakes area. The food is outstanding and you can't beat the view. Indoor and outdoor seating is available. Taverns, hot dogs, onion rings, fries...all fantastic. Order at the counter and then pick a seat and relax while enjoying the view of the lake, the boaters, the swimmers. Nothing fancy, just... More 

Thank jrD1663AJ

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 243 West Broadway, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Arnolds Park
  • Phone Number: (712) 332-6564

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