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Wig and Pen Pizza Pub

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2005 S Ankeny Blvd, Ste 300, Ankeny, IA 50023-5427
+1 515-963-9777
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon 16:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Wig and Pen tonight and it was great! The pizza was so deciduous. We also ordered onion rings and they were good but not great for the price. That pizza though we couldn't get enough. Our server Nik handled everything with ease. They were packed and he was swamped but he made it look effortless. We will definitely... More 

Thank Jennifer C
Altoona, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

I have been here many times. We have an office Christmas party there every year. I sometimes go there for pizza on Friday night. It is a great place for a large group to meet. The staff is friendly and fast. The prices are competitive.

Thank david_hance_iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Pizza was great. Leftovers were great the next day too! Service was friendly and family atmosphere was great!

Thank GroceryManAndGirls
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Had a thin crust sausage and mushroom. It was good, although the mushrooms were scarce. Also had cheese fries, which were very good.

Thank Sherry70_13
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The pizza seems to have an awful lot of cheese on it. It gets where you're eating cheese as opposed to the crust and sauce. I'm not impressed

Thank Connie J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Went with large family group. Able to get seated quickly at large table. Wide variety of unusual pizzas. Everyone found one they loved. Fair price for quality food and good service.

Thank Marcia O
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I've lived all over the state and this is definitely the best pizza I've had in Iowa along with Zipp's in Adair as a close 2nd. The flying tomato is my favorite but their Chicago Style is also very good.

Thank Chase N
Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Try the Black Apple , which is Guinness poured over apple cider. Their flying tomato pizza had a yeasty, flavorful crust. Really yummy. Sandwiches are pretty standard. I would like their fish and chips, but their tarter sauce is odd. Friendly staff. We go regularly.

1 Thank Kathryn R
Corydon, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ordered take-out pizza rather than actually dining at Wig and Pen. We had the Chicago stuffed pizza with sausage. This was the closest I've had to authentic Chicago-style pizza outside of Chicago. We also had their signature flying tomato pizza with pepperoni. Both were delicious, but it was the flying tomato that had me going back for seconds. If... More 

Thank empressoftheuniverse
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

THIS FOOD WAS SO BOMB IN MY MOUTH! My taste buds exploded with awesomeness! The piece was awesome for the food!!! And an awesome waitress!!!! First off, no wait and a cute booth. Second, we got the cheese fries with the cucumber dipping sauce!! I GOT THE SAUCW TO GO!! BETTER THAN MY GRAMMAS! Soo goood! Then we got a... More 

Thank Kati K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Pizza, Italian, American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2005 S Ankeny Blvd, Ste 300, Ankeny, IA 50023-5427
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-963-9777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?