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The Windrow

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102 West Taylor Street, Creston, IA 50801
641-782-5014
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Peoria, Arizona
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95 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been a fan of The Windrow for years as I used to live in Creston. Now I'm only back to visit a couple of times a year but always try to eat at The Windrow. The food is delicious and the employees are friendly. This visit included breakfast and the biscuits and gravy were exceptional! The Mexican Food... More 

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Thank head2hawaii
Amarillo, Texas
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Cordon blue is a huge waste of money.cheaper out of walmart freezer section. Sausage e o. Top was not a cordon blue sauces it was a processed cheese sauce Fettuccine was decent. Seafood basket was good. Drinks inconsistent. Owner makes them consistent and good.

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Thank TDORTT
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Sports bar with 5-6 televisions in half of the place, other half is family style restaurant. Great service along with tall beers on tap in the sportsbar section. Food is average and served in both places. They have daily specials and a great salad bar. I feel it's a little high on price but you are paying for an atmosphere... More 

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Knoxville, Illinois
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6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

I visited The Windrow on Sunday the 5th. The place is clean and wait staff was very good. I ordered a Cheese Burger thinking that it was going to be a hand made patty but what I got was a previous frozen pre made patty that was a tasteless piece of crap. I will not be going back.

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Thank bnsfengineer2015
Creston, Iowa
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

The cheesy beef sandwich and the cheese cake slice are to die for!!! The waitresses are friendly and very nice. It's a nice place to gather and have a good time with friends and family. It's a place where everyone cares.

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Thank Brendalee K
Rothbury
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127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Took family of 5 there while down visiting daughter. Went for lunch, cost us 67.00 for 5 burgers and fries. Terrible food. It tasted like those premade dense burgers you buy at Cosco or Sams Club in the stack. They didn't have flavor and dry. The fries tasted like fish. The waitress filled our tea glass with coke without even... More 

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Thank Kelli G
Creston, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Windrow Restaurant is one of my favorite places to eat with friends. If you feel "sporty" choose the sports bar, if you want to visit quietly choose the front. The food is good, prices are moderate, and there is a senior menu if you don't want to eat enough to feed a family of four.

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Thank JCCarp
Creston, Iowa
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Regular average fare for a community restaurant - the quality of the food can be uneven, depending upon the day and who is in the kitchen, but most of the time its pretty good food with generous portions. Soup/salad bar has a good selection, its ok, nothing spectacular. We don't usually eat beef in restaurants so I've never had the... More 

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Thank Julia W
Creston, Iowa
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is my favorite place to dine and visit with friends. It is clean, pleasant place to visit. The food is good as is the service,

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Thank JCCarp
Des Moines, Iowa
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We frequent here often and enjoy their variety of food choices. The prices are pretty good (less than $10 for lunch and around $10-15 for supper) and the food tastes great! The menu has traditional options (sandwiches, steaks, salad bar, breakfast buffet, daily specials) and some unique dishes that the owners put together (Melissa's Chicken). I love the Hickory Chicken... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 West Taylor Street, Creston, IA 50801
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Creston
  • Phone Number: 641-782-5014

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