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The Old Rossville Store

851 Volney Rd, Waukon, IA 52172-7588
+1 563-535-7272
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“fish” (3 reviews)
“prime rib” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
851 Volney Rd, Waukon, IA 52172-7588
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great rural restaurant with wonderful chicken, shrimp, prime rib, fish and a very generous salad bar.

Thank so b
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This place is a gem. We frequently eat here as the food is consistently awesome! The service is v beyond compare and price is right!!

Thank Marshihtzu
Reviewed February 18, 2018

You can tell that the food is good before you walk in the door because the parking lot is always packed. I ordered the 1/2 Chicken and it was some of the best that I have had in Iowa. My wife ate the broiled fish,...More

1  Thank Kerry M
Reviewed February 7, 2018

Excellent food and salad bar. Can't go wrong as it is consistently good. Might even see a famous person dining!

Thank Judy4769
Reviewed January 13, 2018

The service was good and the servers were friendly.The food was excellent. The salad bar was fresh, with 2 soups...homemade chicken noodle and cheesy potato. My husband and I had been to Waukon and we had never been to this little restaurant. The town is...More

Thank Esther K
Reviewed December 29, 2017

This place is always busy and there is a reason for it! They have excellent food, no matter what day of the week. We love the fried cod and the salad bar is always awesome! Definitely recommend.

Thank lehhen
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

I have never eaten food here I have not loved! A great place! Wonderful service, great salad bar and food. Have eaten.here frequently over the years. An "off the beaten path" type of restaurant I highly recommend! (Great bar too!)

Thank Paula E
Reviewed June 2, 2017

Great Chicken on Wednesday. Salad bar is simple but amazing. Great service!!! Lots of menu options. Go early or call ahead on weekends.

Thank Rhonda P
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places to eat. Food is great every time. Burgers,steak,BBQ ribs...it is all good. Try shrimp dinner.

Thank jesgates
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Ate supper, staff was nice, place was clean, prices were comparable to all nearby restaurants. Food was great! Steaks were prepared exactly as asked for. One of the best places to eat around Waukon for sure.

Thank Dana H
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August 2, 2018|
Response from Judy4769 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!
Sandy N
January 17, 2017|
Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have menus, but they are mainly the portion size and what comes with, so you get the regular time to sit and talk and decide what you want. I don't know or think they have a website, but it is the kind of place... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 851 Volney Rd, Waukon, IA 52172-7588
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waukon
  • Phone Number: +1 563-535-7272
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