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Deb's Ice Cream & Deli

215 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401-1501
+1 319-365-1010
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good56%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
13 Dec 2017
“It’s like stopping by at a good friends home”
2 weeks ago
“Rude staff, not afraid to overcharge”
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American, Delicatessen
215 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401-1501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have frequented this restaurant multiple times in the last 3 months. The owner is rude, always working the cash register and has no problem overcharging customers. Most others working behind the counters are friendly, but the owner has no people skills and really shouldn't...More

Thank krista99steve
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Family owned with pride of ownership. Great sandwiches and pies. I hear the ice cream is pretty good to. Comfortable, welcoming. Great location. Very affordable!!!

Thank FromEUtoIA
Reviewed 28 January 2016

First visit in a long time but definitely will return. Frequented by locals including a number of business men which is always a good sign. Quite a large selection of offerings for a place its size.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My friends & I were visiting Cedar Rapids for the day and didn't have a clue as to where to grab a bite for lunch. Strolling through the downtown we spotted Deb's and thought it looked like a good choice. The 3 of us all...More

1  Thank Susan M
Reviewed 10 July 2014

Deb's salads just keep getting better and better. The cobb salad is my favorite! Fresh avacodo slices, blue cheese(not my favorite) is packaged separately for your liking. The chicken is seasoned and not canned! Fresh tomatoes and egg sit atop greens, not just iceburg lettuce...More

Thank Kyannap
Reviewed 27 July 2012

Yummy ice cream at a great price!! Great Deal from 2-3 pm. Cute place. The president recently visited here, and they have an ice cream flavor named after him!

Thank saralynb
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Made to order sandwiches are good ... and ice cream happy hour from 2-3 is the best afternoon pick-me-up with lots of delicious choices. Staff is always friendly, efficient and helpful.

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 12 September 2011

The soup has wayyyy too much salt and is obviously made from canned broth or a base. The bread was hard to chew and the employees (including the owner!) had no hair net or gloves on! One of the servers even picked a hair out...More

1  Thank savannahwild
Reviewed 28 June 2011

I had the special of the day for lunch, and it was really good and like home-made. The girls working there were fun and quirky, and that's fine with me. They have separate lunch and ice cream counters just like the name suggests. I didn't...More

Thank bws258
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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 3rd St SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 319-365-1010
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