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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

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3250 S Expressway St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-8268
+1 712-366-0585
06:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Normally we have a pleasant experience at Perkins. This is an exception. Once the order was placed it took nearly 3/4 of an hour to receive our food and they completely omitted on meal. I had to ask 3 times for a knife to cut my steak with. We asked the waiter why it took so long and he could... More 

Thank Darrell F
Hayward, Wisconsin
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I have only been to the Perkins in my home town before going to this Perkins I was very hesitant because I was not impressed with the other Perkins. I will have to say I was very surprised the waiter was extremely friendly and the food was very good. If we ever get this way again we will be sure... More 

Thank Hockeymom
Omaha, Nebraska
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230 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Surprised to see seniors start at 55! Wife had soup/salad combo and I had the patty melt. Food was fine and store very clean. Great variety of American food choices and easy access to I-80.

Thank McFerrid
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Whats is there to say ....?? Corporate chain dining. The same as the one you were in last week. the only thing different is the friendly young woman who takes your order. I was seated fast and my order taken by a friendly young woman. The food arrived quickly which was a little surprising. I ordered bacon and eggs, sunny... More 

Thank Brent A
Tampa, Florida
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325 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

We really enjoyed our breakfast at this location. Our server Cylena was great. She was so pleasant and on top of everything. The restaurant was very clean and the whole staff were nice. I had the Fit Scrambled with spinach and mushrooms. It also had sun dried tomatoes and chopped onion. Comes with fresh fruit, chicken apple sausage and whole... More 

Thank Rollingst1
Winder, Georgia
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We over slept the breakfast at our hotel so we stopped in to have breakfast here. I got one of the smasher breakfast and it was awesome! The service was great. The restaurant was clean as was the restroom. Had a great experience!!

Thank ZAR55
Boulder, Colorado
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

Stopped for dinner at random, and ended up at this restaurant. We were so out of it I had to ask the waitress what state we were in. The restaurant was busy and the staff was a little slow, but the food was first rate. I had roast beef, which was fork tender and very flavorful. My wife had fish... More 

Thank Eric H
Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

I got the build a breakfast for $8.79 which included 2 eggs, hash browns, biscuits and corned beef hash. For me, it doesn't get any better than that. Service was good and all the food very tasty.

Thank EngelkingCGMN
Council Bluffs, Iowa
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Typical perkins, food is over priced and usually luke warm, there are much better and more economical places to eat in town

Thank RavynB
Council Bluffs, Iowa
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

I was with my husband and the assistant manager Tammy was being very personable with him and touching him in very inappropriate place. I told her to back off but she was telling him she will send him pictures of herself. He told her that he was happily married and to back off. He said she is obviously very easy.

Thank Dale S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3250 S Expressway St, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-8268
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 712-366-0585

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