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+39 Restaurant, Market & Cantina

2640 Stange Rd
Ames , IA 50010
515.292.0039

+39 authentic Italian restaurant with an European style Market, spacious patio, and vast Cantina with over 150 Italian wine labels. Call +39 for reservations or delivery.

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Arcadia Café

116 Welch Ave
Ames, IA 50014
515.337.1007

Specialty coffees, fine pastries, desserts all brewed and baked fresh daily.

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Aunt Maude’s

547 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.4136

A locally owned casual restaurant. Fresh house-made food, full bar and wine list, serving lunch and dinner. Patio seating and private dining available. Reservations accepted.

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B Fabulous BBQ & Catering

600 Linn St
Slater, IA 50244
515.597.8256

Full-service caterer and restaurant providing fabulous food and service! We offer a wide array of menu items, more than just BBQ!

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Bar La Tosca

400 Main St
Ames , IA 50010
515.232.8484

Bar La Tosca features a mix of Mediterranean and Italian cuisine using locally sourced Iowa ingredients.

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Brick City Grill

2704 Stange Rd
Ames , IA 50010
515.268.4224

One of Ames' newest sports bars and family dining restaurant destination. Come try the award winning "Best Burger in Iowa!!"

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Burgie’s Coffee and Tea Company

110 Airport Rd
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.9004

Serving delicious European coffee and espresso. Burgie's personally roasts their coffee beans to guarantee premium coffee. Also offers soups, salads, sandwiches and wraps. Drop off catering available.

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Café Beaudelaire

2504 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
515-292-7429

A locally owned restaurant that features Brazilian fusion cuisine, a full bar and a unique atmosphere in the heart of Campustown.

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Café Diem, Coffee House

229 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.956.3556

Seize the day at your local Cafe... Diem! A classic American coffee house with a little something for everyone. Take life, one cup at a time.

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Café Milo

4800 Mortensen Rd
Ames, IA 50014
515.268.3166

Artisan coffee shop & cafe specializing in fresh coffee drinks, teas and good food. Have your regular favorite or try something new.

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Carlos Quesadillas

2801 Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.450.5132

Food truck on campus providing fresh and delicious Mexican food, or visit us at our permanent location inside of Ames’ North Grand Mall.

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Chocolaterie Stam

230 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0656

Walk in and be tempted by over 40 varieties of European chocolate bonbons, gelato, native Iowa wines, cookies and more. Enjoy the atmosphere of this unique chocolate and full-service coffee shop.

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Cookies, etc

2801 Grand Ave
North Grand Mall
Ames, IA 50010
515.663.2211

"Best Cookie in the Midwest," Midwest Living Magazine. Baking 1/4 lb cookies all day that are made from the owner's family recipes. Delivery to ISU and Ames, and we ship for you coast to coast!

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Cornbred

526 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.715.1066

Located at the Historic Train Depot, we feature award-winning barbecue and chef entrees, a full bar, and “The Railyard” beer garden and patio, plus full service catering.

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Dublin Bay Irish Pub and Grill

320 S 16th St
Ames , IA 50010
515.956.3580

Wonderfully unique menu. Full-service pub with 16 beers on tap and Irish hospitality. There are no strangers here, just friends whom you haven’t met yet!

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Dutch Oven Bakery

219 Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.9244

Family-owned and operated scratch bakery features cakes for all occasions, fresh rolls, pastries, Dutch letters, soups, sandwiches and lattes. Catering available for 10 to 60 people.

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Fuji Japanese Steakhouse

1614 S Kellogg Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.8383

Enjoy delicious Japanese food cooked before your eyes "hibachi-style," or enjoy a variety of fresh selections from our sushi bar.

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Gatherings by Farmhouse Catering

1024 6th St
Nevada, IA 50201
515.230.2717

Gatherings by Farmhouse Catering is a beautiful, private event venue located in historic downtown Nevada. On and off-site catering and bar services available.

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Ge-Angelo’s Italian Restaurant

823 Wheeler St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.0959

We proudly serve hand-stretched pizzas, pastas, homemade sauces, salads and sandwiches in a relaxing atmosphere. Come to Ge-Angelo's for "A Touch of Italy."

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Great Plains Sauce & Dough Co.

129 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4263

A classic Ames pizza shop offering six different pizza styles; including whole wheat, oat and potato crusts. If you have an adventurous spirit, this pizza is for you!

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Hickory Park Restaurant Co.

1404 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.8940

An Ames tradition since 1970, Hickory Park is famous for their hickory smoked selections, ice cream parlor desserts, generous portions, modest prices and exceptional service.

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Humble Donuts

637 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.5015

Mini Donuts + Coffee. The most humble (mini) donuts you'll ever eat. Topped with a variety of treats. Enjoy with a cup of specialty EÔTÉ craft coffee.

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Jethro’s BBQ Steak n’ Chop

1301 Buckeye Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.598.1200

Steaks, Chops, BBQ and Banquet Facility

NorthCyde Kitchen & Kegs

823 Wheeler St
Ames, IA 50010
515.337.1031

Neighborhood bar and restaurant with patio seating and craft beers. Serving breakfast and lunch Thursday – Sunday, and live music on weekends!

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Provisions Lot F

2400 N Loop Dr
Ames, IA 50010
515.598.1783

Smart yet engaging establishment serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Honest food, craft cocktails, local beers, notable coffee and hand-made pastries.

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Stomping Grounds Café

303 Welch Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.292.5258

European-style café with a large patio facing Welch Avenue. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as fine coffees, wine and beer. Open weekdays 7 a.m. to midnight; weekends 8 a.m. to midnight.

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The Café

2616 Northridge Pkwy
Ames, IA 50010
515.292.0100

Fun, energetic café featuring local and seasonal menus with Artisan-style breads, European pastries and creative desserts. Open at 7 a.m. daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. We cater!

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The Cornucopia

6008 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50014
515.450.5874

Whether it be a bridal shower, birthday party, workshop, dinner, or just having coffee, lunch, or shopping with friends; The Cornucopia offers them all, set in a welcoming and relaxed setting.

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The Grand Pretzel

2801 Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.715.1423

Serving a variety of pretzels and roasted nuts in the North Grand Mall.

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The IowaStater Restaurant at Gateway Hotel

2100 Green Hills Dr
Ames, IA 50014
515.268.2238

Full-service restaurant, steeped in the history of Iowa State University, where comfort and fine dining meet! A full bar featuring Iowa spirits and beers, private dining room, and relaxed atmosphere.

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The Mucky Duck Pub/Ames British Foods

3100 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.598.5127

The Mucky Duck Pub offers a family-friendly, British-pub-style dining and drinking environment and is the home of Ames British Foods.

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The Spice Thai Cuisine

402 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.0200

The Spice offers authentic Thai cuisine in a stylish, sophisticated and relaxed environment.

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Wallaby’s Bar & Grille

2733 Stange Rd
Ames, IA 50010
515.292.1167

Ames’ ONLY rooftop patio! Voted Ames’ Best Sports Bar! Named “101 of the Best Sports Bars in the U.S.” by CNNGO.com.

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West Street Deli

2810 West Street
Ames, IA 50014
515.268.4605

For 20 years West Street Deli has been offering Ames and it's visitors fresh made from scratch toasted sandwiches, homemade soups, chilis, and desserts. Check out Ames' original toasted sandwich!

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Wheatsfield Cooperative

413 Northwestern Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4094

Full-service natural foods grocery store featuring produce, grocery, bulk, wine and beer, wellness, cheeses, meats, a deli and bakery, and more. Over 100 local producers featured. Everyone can shop!