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Boulder Tap House - Ames

$$ - $$$American, ,
114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
+1 515-715-1855
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Good beer selection and great food. Visited on a Saturday evening before an ISU football game was finished. TVs everywhere enabled viewing the game (and others). Checked in and got a pager with an expected 35-40 minute wait. One hour later, hadn't noticed a page...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DrGuyH
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Burger craving on a Friday night led us here. Hadn’t been for a while. It was busy but we didn’t have to wait for a table. The atmosphere is bright, sporty and fun. The Sourdough Burger was delish, but those salt and vinegar fries are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MissyBunch
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Ate and drink here with 30 people. Service was vood and they had a large beer variety. However, there were several I was unfamilar with compared to Des Moines. I got excited when they had a sandwich that appeared to be there version of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank randyw952
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Good, basic food. Kids menu. Attentive service. Accommodated our large group after a short wait on a busy weekend. Left happy!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Music was very loud,server was amazing, boneless chicken was cold, are parmesan fries were cold greasy and rotten tastin. Maybe the parmesan cheese was bad.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank adambX9073PN
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Good hamburgers. There messy but good. Parmesan fries are ok. Good wait service. I like the look and feel of this place. I will go back to try something different. If your looking to watch football games this is the place, lots of huge TVs...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pjm3000
Reviewed 4 September 2018

If you like a great sports bar atmosphere with wonderful food, this is the place for you! Normally there is about a 15 minute wait before you are seated, but the food is worth it. The staff is very helpful and attentive. If there is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jon R
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Service was ok as were the buffalo style wings. Nachos were skimpy on cheese, a bit cold. Montreal run wings were almost uneatable since they were actually covered in so much oregano we couldn’t see the skin...what were they thinking. Adjust the seasoning please!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Arturo R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Stopped in with the family for a late lunch on Saturday. Our server was Tyler. She did a good job taking our order. Then another lady brought our order to the table. When she was handing me my plate, the salsa slid off the plate...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tim S
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The tuna appetizer was excellent! Waitress very helpful!! Hamburgers were so delicious, done but not dry. Sweet potato fries great, plenty of food!!! Awesome choice of beers... only flaw was very loud, acoustics poor!!!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Iowaopinion
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-715-1855
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