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American, Diner
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Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed August 24, 2021

I had flaming cheeseburger my wife catfish dinner both with onion rings. I decided to have a chocolate shake. The meals were fantastic and the service top notch. Its a little way from the interstate but will worth the trip. This is NOT fast food!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed June 10, 2021

We were a party of five that ate there on a Monday night but they were still very busy. It's a fun place to eat and look at the memorabilia. The onion rings were not my cup of tea but maybe some people like them....The other food we had was all great and came out fast. Our shakes took quite some time but they were very busy and looked to only have two servers and they were trying very hard. The rueben was very good.More

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed March 30, 2021 via mobile

Walk back in time when you drive up to this silver diner. You will be amazed by all the memorabilia on the walls. From Elvis to Route 66 artifacts you will be entertained. I had the open faced hot beef and hubby had the Reuben....We were both very pleased. Also had to get our son-in-law a tshirt.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed February 22, 2021 via mobile

Onion rings and French fries are made in house and very good. My husband has the Chubby Cheesy (double hamburger) basket and said it was a very good burger. I had the small Oriental chicken salad which was good as well. Service was very quick...and checked on us twice. We will definitely go back as their menu has lots of options yet to be explored!More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed February 4, 2021

First night in Carthage. I had done some checking and found Iggy's Diner. Whereas it is not a true relic, it looks like one. And I think it has been around long enough to almost qualify for it. It was Friday night, so kind of...busy. And of course they had limited seating. And it seemed a bit short staffed. We both ordered burgers, fries and a shake. As stated it seemed they were a bit short staffed. And they were filling take out orders. We did not mind as we were on a mini vacation. We took the time to people watch and rest after a day's drive. The hamburgers were great. We did not get our shakes until after we had eaten. Which was ok as they became our dessert. The staff was very attentive and pleasant, even though they were busy. Fun place.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed October 19, 2020

Went to Carthage for the Maple leaf festival and car show (big car show!). At breakfast here. Lots of selections, lots of food, and lots of savings. I had a scrambler, my wife had the biscuits and gravy. Both were excellent. Don't come expecting masks...and social distancing, but the food is worth a trip.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020 via mobile

Came here Saturday morning before the business expo. Slid into their bar counter. Servers were flying around. Orders turned our fast but the staff was so busy they were not able to check in with tables. Saw several folks getting impatient. I got my own...coffee and enjoyed my corned beef hash. Eggs and biscuits and gravy. Food was great diner fare. Would come back, especially during the week when it's probably not as busy.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

This was our first visit to this local icon. The Route 66 decor was really nice and the menu was simple with good prices. Our sandwiches were nice sized and hot! The fresh cut fries were a little undercooked, the Suzy-Q's were actually seasoned curly...fries, and the chicken fried steak was typical. With all that being said, I think we will stop in again for another visit.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 1, 2020 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast on our way to KC. The coffee was good and the meals were tasty. My husband had an omelet and biscuit and gravy. I had a skillet. The food was fresh, hot and good flavor. Portion sizes are large. Would return...if we came back through Carthage.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 23, 2019 via mobile

I've ate here for years. Their food is consistantly great - especially breakfast, burgers, pork tenderloin sandwiches and chicken fried steak. It amazes me how rude and unfriendly the staff is. It is almost like they are doing it as a gimmick. If it is...a gimmick then tout it more. If not, then folks need to smile more, maybe throw out a welcome here and there, and just pretend to be friendlier. I'll keep eating here. After all, the food is consistently good.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 3, 2019

It felt like we ate at a distinctive place. Service was pleasant and prompt. We both had the special, pork tenderloin and mashed potatoes, with one order of green beans and the other with a salad. The mashed potatoes tasted like instant. Meat and potatoes...were smothered with thick white gravy. A real rib-sticking meal! Prices were appropriate.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

I had the tenderloin dinner. My wife had the chicken fried chicken. Both meals where good. Very impressed with this diner. We will be back.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 25, 2019 via mobile

This is a very cool 50’s inspired diner. My daughter had the frito Pie and said it was really good. My husband liked his sandwich. My chicken fried steak was ok. The price was very reasonable.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 10, 2019

We visited for breakfast on Saturday and the food was great. Friendly service and a clean restaurant, Prices are good for the amount of food.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

The senior breakfasts are large and yet the price is good. The omelets are very good a but so large I had to bring some home. Service at breakfast was good.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Iggy's Diner is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5