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Ames Main Street Farmers’ Market

300-400 Blocks of Main Street
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2310

The Ames Main Street Farmers' Market brings local food and fun to the heart of Ames. Discover something new every Saturday, May through October.

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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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Burgie’s Coffee and Tea Company

110 Airport Rd
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.9004

Burgie's is a local coffee shop sourcing beans from Ames' Windmill Coffee Roasters. Drip coffee, espresso-based beverages, shakes, smoothies, fresh baked pastries. Serving breakfast & lunch until 4pm.

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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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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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Dairy Queen

316 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.5715

Soft serve, Blizzards, burgers, waffle treats, shakes, malts, sundaes, MooLattes, chicken strips, basket deals, pork tenderloins, Orange Julius originals, smoothies, DQ Cakes. Open 11am-10:30pm daily!

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Dairy Queen

3300 N Grand Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.663.0819

Soft serve, Blizzards, burgers, waffle treats, shakes, malts, sundaes, MooLattes, chicken strips, basket deals, pork tenderloins, Orange Julius originals, smoothies, DQ Cakes. Open 11am-10:30pm daily!

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Dairy Queen

2108 Isaac Newton Dr
I-35/Hwy 30, Dayton Ave Exit
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.5550

Soft serve, Blizzards, burgers, waffle treats, shakes, malts, sundaes, MooLattes, chicken strips, basket deals, pork tenderloins, Orange Julius originals, smoothies, DQ Cakes, & more. 11am-10pm daily!

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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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El Maguey

217 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3767

Recently remodeled and locally owned. We use the freshest and highest quality ingredients in our recipes. Come enjoy our house made chips and salsa.

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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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Gateway 2 Go

2100 Green Hills Dr
Ames, IA 50014
515.268.2200

We deliver all-inclusive boxed meals, serving 10 to 100+ people. We offer a delicious selection of sandwiches, wraps, and salads that are great for lunch meetings, club activities and sporting events.

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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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Humble Donut Co.

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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ISU Catering

1215 Friley Hall
Ames, IA 50011
515.294.2103

From breakfasts and breaks to boxed lunches and plated dinners, ISU Catering’s staff and culinary team are here to serve you.

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ISU Memorial Union

2229 Lincoln Way
Ames, IA 50011
515.296.6848

Located in the heart of Iowa State, The Memorial Union houses the University Book Store, food, convenience store, art studio, bowling, entertainment, parking ramp and event/meeting facilities.

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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

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Kona Ice

515.257.6531

Kona Ice is a Hawaiian Shaved Ice mobile food truck that takes the fun to you! Join the experience and have Kona Ice at your next event.

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Little Woods Herbs & Teas

136 Main St
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3838

Artisan tea bar and apothecary specializing in original hand blended teas and spices. Brewed tea service in house or to go. Over 450 original blends, culinary spices, loose leaf teas, and bulk herbs.

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Perkins

325 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.233.3648

Offering everything from pancakes and omelets to chicken pot pie, burgers, and a variety of sandwiches, soups, and salads. Don't forget about Perkins Bakery! Perkins is the family friendly choice!

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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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Red Lobster

1100 Buckeye Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.2922

We have fresh oysters, eight different species of fresh fish brought in three times a week, and the choice for everything seafood!

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Sisters in Cheese

203 S State St
Madrid, IA 50156
515.509.5225

Grazing boards, boxes & tables. Catering with a heavy emphasis on delicious cheeses, cured meats, and fresh fruits and veggies.

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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 Mucky Duck Pub

3100 S Duff Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.598.5127

Authentic British-style pub and restaurant with family dining and probably the best, most diverse selection of beer. When you spend an evening here, you may leave with new friends! Dog-friendly patio.

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Wheatsfield Cooperative

413 Northwestern Ave
Ames, IA 50010
515.232.4094

Full-service natural foods grocery store. Produce, grocery, bulk, wine & beer, wellness, cheeses, meats, deli, bakery. Over 100 local producers featured. Community-owned since 1974. Everyone? Welcome!