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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed January 16, 2020

Cindy, is one of the most polite and nicest Mangers I have seen at Petro Truck Stop Restaurant. They treat us like you are someone special. Cindy is hard working always going the extra mile to make sure her Customers and employees are happy. We...always stop here at Kenly Petro just so we can eat at the Iron Skillet and to say hey to Cindy.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 4, 2020

This place is amazing. I make it a point for our family to stop anytime we are close while traveling. My husband is a owner operator of his semi so we have eaten at several restaurants in our life time however this one is one...of my top favorites. The food is amazing. The flavor is out of this world. However the thing that brings me back overall is Ms. Cindy. She is amazing. From the 1st time we visited here she made us feel like family. Everytime we walk in she recognizes us and is just as happy to see us as we are to see her. The rest of the staff is just as friendly but Cindy is something special. We've made her the newest member of our family. Thank you Ms. Cindy for always making us feel welcome. We love you. See you again soon. Dave, Bella, & Maria XoxoMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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U8551JEchrisr, Owner at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2020

Awesome!! Thank you for the great feedback.

Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

Service was great. Food was delicious. One of the cleanest truck stops. Not big on buffet but this one was really good.

Date of visit: December 2019
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U8551JEchrisr, Owner at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2020

Thank you!

Reviewed December 22, 2019 via mobile

Hamburger steak was bland . Baked potato was small. No crackers on salad bar. Place is a joke . Disappointed

Date of visit: December 2019
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U8551JEchrisr, Owner at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2019

Randy, I apologize for your last visit. I would like to speak with you further about your visit. My contact e-mail is chris.rose@iowa80group.com, please feel free to reach out with your contact information and a good time to speak. Thank you, Chris

Reviewed December 4, 2019 via mobile

The food was done to my liking and the waitress was on her toes. The manager went to every table asking how everything was. And she kept checking on all tables. Plus..I heard her tell the girls.."good job ladies". That impressed me showing me that...she cares. Will go back. Very friendly staff...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2019

That is awesome to hear. Thank you for the positive feedback!!

Reviewed August 23, 2019

Food was....AMAZING!!!!From a meat lovers perspective I could have never asked for more!!!!Bacon AMAZING,French toast AMAZING,sausage AMAZING!!!Would definitely come back!!!

Date of visit: August 2019
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2019

Awesome!! Thank you for the great review!!

Reviewed March 29, 2019

They can’t have it ready on time and can’t get the order filled correctly. And the food quality is poor. When confronted, they do not care. A perfect blend of incompetence and negligence.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2019

Castaway Beach, I would first like to apologize for last visit with us. Your last experience with is the complete opposite of what has come to be what our guest experience on a regular basis. I would love to speak with further about your visit....More

Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

One of the worst versions of the iron skillet we’ve ever tried. We had read some surprisingly great reviews before stopping by, but were severely mislead. This is one of those places that’ll remind you that finding good food along the interstate is a thing...of the past. Salad bar was very limited, and the buffet didn’t look good at all. So, we went with the chicken parm, and that was a big mistake. Chicken wasn’t cooked correctly, and the sauce covering just made it rubbery. The pasta on the salad bar wasn’t consistent either. It Had chewy pieces mixed with some that were way past done. The salad bar’s veggies were warm as well. Ranch Dressing was as thin as water. If we could rate this place a zero, we would. But the service was really good. Our waitress made several stops to fill drinks, etc... So we left her a good tip. It’s not her fault the food is bad. I’m not sure what has happened to the iron skillets the past few years, but they’re no longer worth trying. I’m sure it has something to do with their merger with the TA travel plazas: as we all know, they had the worst food on the highways....If your looking for a good meal, keep on trucking...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2019

Beefseeker, I apologize for your last visit with us. We take pride in providing the best food and service for the proffesional driver and it looks like we failed on your last visit. I would like to speak wih further about your visit please contact...More

Reviewed December 23, 2018

Huge plaza that offers everything a traveler would need. Huge retail store, ample clean bathrooms. Several fast food restaurants and a sit down restaurant, Iron Skillet. Lots of fuel areas. A Great stop for a huge group.

Date of visit: December 2018
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 26, 2018

Agreed kythoro!! We have everything a large group or any traveler needs when on the road. Need a pit stop? We are your place. Thank you,

Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

The staff is so nice and pleasent it's clean the food is awesome they have the best fudge I've ever eaten

Date of visit: September 2018
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Chris R, VP of Restaurant Operations at Iron Skillet Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Ms. Thank you for the kind words. All of our fudge is made in house, and yes it is yummy!!!

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