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Pizza Ranch

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1000 Blunt Pkwy, Charles City, IA 50616-2802
+1 641-228-4100
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Charles City, Iowa
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Food was good and fresh. The waitress delivering pizzas didn't seem the brightest. She had trouble finding the numbers that were on the tables to bring our specific pizza. She tried to recut pizza while holding it in her hands. She was also hard of hearing. When she asked a question she couldn't hear the answer 75% of the time.

Thank Georgena V
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Ate here with family. Great pizza awesome chicken. Love their bread sticks. Really like the desert pizza. Always eat the buffet and buffet has lots of good eating.

Thank Carol B
Charles City, Iowa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2016

It's not pizza. It's doughy-plastic cheese-Sysco bagged veg-factory farm meat that appeals to the lowest common denominator. The franchise is owned by an ultra-right wing, intolerant, "christian" who thinks their Jesus just happens to love who they love and condemns everything they don't like or can't accept...like, well, science. If your idea of 'good' is glop with free soda refills,... More 

Thank Iowill
Ames, Iowa
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62 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2015

Pizza Ranch is like all the rest a great buffet with lots of pizza and chicken. If you are hungry this is the place for you. The people are friendly and the food is good

Thank thillson
Bradford, Illinois
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015

Like I said it's a Pizza Ranch, pizza is OK but they do have some interesting varieties As always the chicken is the best part along with the desserts. Staff were friendly and the place was clean.

Thank TandP_Baker
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2015

The buffet is ok, but there isn't anything to get excited about. On a busy day you will be waiting for the buffet to be filled. Pizza is expensive and lacks flavor. If you are going to Pizza Ranch, stick to the chicken.

Thank redbolt950
Denmark, Iowa
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015

We are from southeastern Iowa and recently vacationed in Charles City, Iowa. We ate at Pizza Ranch and although the buffet and salad bar is smaller than the Pizza Ranch where we usually eat in southeastern Iowa, the food was good and the servers are very friendly. We love the family oriented atmosphere.

Thank djding
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

Pizza, cheese sticks and cactus bread was delicious!!!! They delivered right to our hotel room at the Sleep Inn in Charles City...very convenient after driving in the car for 9 hours and not wanting to drive to a restaurant.

Thank Karissa M
Charles City, Iowa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2015

A good variety of pizza and other foods on buffet and will make any specialty pizza for you and deliver it to your table. Very nice people.

Thank kathyr437
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2014

Recently met cousins in the group room which we had reserved beforehand. It was perfect -the food variety gave everyone something they'd like, the service was attentive, and we had a great time. There is no charge for the room, but a tip is appreciated.

Thank AnneSturdivant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Blunt Pkwy, Charles City, IA 50616-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Charles City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-228-4100

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