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Courtside Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
Ottumwa, IA
+1 641-226-5002
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Apr 28, 2018
“Good appetizers”
Mar 30, 2018
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American, Bar, Pub, Grill
$$ - $$$
Ottumwa, IA
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Have visited several times now and as always the appetizers are very good, wait staff is very attentive. Kitchen may be a bit slow at times but has always been worth the wait.

Thank Digger1973
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Took forever to get service, waited at the table probably 10 minutes. Service was decent after finally getting it. Ordered the Rib-eye, was tender but about 3/8-1/2" thick. Ordered medium was done all the way thru, as to get that steak my medium, you would...More

Thank iowaump
Reviewed November 6, 2017

We were in town for the weekend and wanted to watch the football game and chose to come here. The service was excellent! TVs lined the walls and they happily changed one to the game we wanted to watch and did it quickly. They gave...More

Thank TravelTooLittle
Reviewed April 30, 2017

Great staff and and very attentive. The food is good and they have a big variety on the menu. Specials are wonderful!

Thank 708jackr
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant staff. We ordered dinner and had it delivered to our hotel. 20 minutes and we had a hot meal!

Thank Kim S
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

We went for the prime rib. It was one of the best ever. One of us had the ham steak. It was okay, not great. Delicious fries and salad. Good service. It was a bit loud but it is a bar.

Thank larryorkeith
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Lunch specials were pork tenderloin sandwiches which were very good as the noon special. Service was excellent and many locals seemed to be here for lunch. This is a bar but it is a better than average sports bar as the food was quite tasty....More

Thank jksKansas
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Our first time here-we really liked the Asian boneless wings! I think they are better than Buffalo Wild Wings. Our waitress was friendly and helpful! We will be back again!

Thank Karen S
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Sports bars are a great place to gather friends or family for a meal, drink and to watch your favorite sporting team. Courtside is a great place to do this. The food is great, drinks are cold and the atmosphere is always inviting.

Thank Dougliving
Reviewed April 6, 2016

I went with my family to watch my grandson play ball hockey at 11:00 am Sunday, April 3, 2016. I was looking forward to dining in the lounge while watching the game. The time given that this restaurant was to open was 11:00 am. The...More

Thank Merle O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ottumwa, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ottumwa
  • Phone Number: +1 641-226-5002
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