We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Okoboji Grill - CLOSED

114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
+1 515-239-5036
Website
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible12%
8 Apr 2015
“A chain, but always dependable”
24 Mar 2015
“Great Place Before or After a Game”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
All Details
Reviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 8 April 2015

A varied menu, clean and pleasant surroundings, good waitstaff and consistently good quality food make this a solid choice when you just want plain food and nothing fancy. I've never been disappointed, but I don't really go in expecting fine dining.

1  Thank spanishpeeks
Reviewed 24 March 2015

I've been to the 'Boji Grill a couple of times this winter before or after Cyclone basketball games. Great sports bar with very good food that normally comes out of the kitchen quickly and tastes great. They usually have drink specials that make the experience...More

1  Thank 343davidz
Reviewed 30 November 2014 via mobile

Friendly people served the food, but it was slow service, pricey food, and they now only have burgers, sandwiches, salads, or two pasta dishes for entrees. I'm not going back.

2  Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We used to like Okoboji Grill, but they made significant changes in their menu. The food now is very bad, we went there with some friends and none of us like the food we got. We ordered a variety of things, and none of them...More

3  Thank thillson
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We went here for a family outing and had 6 people in our party. There was a icky smell in this bar that needs to be addressed. Husband almost bailed and I just put perfume on before going out so could not smell anything, but...More

1  Thank dragonfeathr
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Me and my mother went here tonight and we were not impressed. Food was okay but bland. service was okay-ish when we finally got seated which took 10 mins to do but what really didn't make this trip worth it was the food choices and...More

3  Thank Kevkevhanrot
Reviewed 10 October 2014

Visited Okoboji Grill for a Saturday evening out with my family. Had a guest with us that warned us that their menu had changed -- no kids options anymore -- and the items were pricey. When we arrived, we were seated quickly (a bad sign...More

1  Thank DrGuyH
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Okoboji had notoriously slow service, but we figured for a mid-Sunday dinner they'd be able to get us in and out in a reasonable amount of time. When we got there, there were more employees than patrons as they prepared for the dinner crowd. In...More

2  Thank Keo_05
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

We have been patrons of Okoboji Grill in Ames for the past 20 years. At our most recent visit, we found the menu has been downsized, which in many cases is a positive, as too many options tend to lead to a reduction in the...More

4  Thank SusanJSmalley
Reviewed 2 September 2014

I did not know what to expect coming here. I was pleasantly surprised. When you walk in there is a bar to the right and the restaurant seating area to the left. The noise of the bar is not loud and did not disrupt our...More

Thank Michael H
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Ames
Days Inn Ames
375 reviews
.12 miles away
GrandStay Hotel & Suites Ames
247 reviews
1.03 miles away
Hampton Inn & Suites Ames
187 reviews
1.65 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames
146 reviews
1.65 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Great Plains Sauce & Dough CO
248 reviews
.22 miles away
Chocolaterie Stam
48 reviews
.24 miles away
Dutch Oven Bakery
43 reviews
.14 miles away
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery
56 reviews
.23 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Octagon Center for the Arts
11 reviews
.24 miles away
Torrent Brewing Company
17 reviews
.40 miles away
Della Viti
12 reviews
.33 miles away
Movies 12
8 reviews
.83 miles away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-239-5036
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing