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The Legend - CLOSED

345 Richmond Ave, Ottumwa, IA 52501-4119
+1 641-684-0001
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible10%
Apr 16, 2016
“Not impressed ”
Aug 24, 2015
“Awful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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345 Richmond Ave, Ottumwa, IA 52501-4119
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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Not impressed with a place that you get tired of waiting for the server to get plates, water, coffee that you get your own. Food was good although veal Felicia was tough and drowning in sauce. Out of blue cheese dressing but not told after...More

Thank plgetz
Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

This place was bad before the remodeling, and it's worse now. Tables are dirty, service is incompetent, the food isn't worth eating, and their buffet is a joke!

Thank wesmcro
Reviewed July 25, 2015

The food was delicious, and they made arrangements for a larger family to eat dinner at multiple tables. The servers just took a long time getting us our food, and the pop wasn't working for the first 45 minutes or so.

Thank 891benjamind
Reviewed September 17, 2014

they did more than just remodel the inside of the restaurant. They have remodeled their attitude toward cooking Italian food. It's better than it was before, and I think the servers are proud now of the food they turn out; new building, food, attitude. PS...More

1  Thank Marknew91
Reviewed March 20, 2014

The Legend is my favorite Sunday-after-church restaurant. The buffet offers a varied selection of Italian and American staples. The spaghetti prima vera is great. They usually have ribs and broasted chicken, and several kinds of pizza. Salad bar is adequate and fresh. An excellent meal...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed November 23, 2013

I recently came here with friends for a late lunch. There were not many people there yet the service was slow. I ordered a wrap (grilled caesar) and my other friend ordered a pizza. My wrap was brought out 10-15 min before the pizza. I...More

Thank IliveintheD4
Reviewed February 18, 2013

ive ate here more than once. The service was horrible each and everytime. The food is ok for the value, its usually really greasy. The waitresses are all very rude and it they seem to disappear a lot. The last time we were there it...More

Thank foodjunkie1986
Reviewed July 1, 2012

I ate here for lunch on a Monday and ordered a one topping pizza for $5.50 from the "lunch specials" section of the menu. When I ordered it, I was expecting a personal pizza, but was very surprised. I ended up with a 12" pizza!...More

Thank BigGus79
Reviewed May 29, 2012

Some of the dishes at The Legend are just okay, but the Pizza for example is very good.

Thank hollywoodhorror
Reviewed October 23, 2011

I went here with my husband for dinner--we both had pasta, and each of our dishes were pretty good but also really heavy on the sauce which we don't like as much. I saw a lot of people ordering pizzas from this place, we'll have...More

Thank smarty401
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  • Address: 345 Richmond Ave, Ottumwa, IA 52501-4119
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ottumwa
  • Phone Number: +1 641-684-0001
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