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Boulder Tap House - Ames

$$ - $$$,
114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
+1 515-715-1855
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“chicken wrap” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
114 S Duff Ave, Ames, IA 50010-6640
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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!!!

Thank Iowaopinion
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Stopped in a couple of weeks ago with the family for a late lunch. The service was great and the food was made perfect to our orders (I have a picky family!). Have yet to have any issue with this restaurant! Only ate here 3...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

We are here for lunch. We had the fried pickles for an appetizer, they we pickle chips, they were very good. We ordered a couple different burgers and paid a tiny extra for seasoning on the fries, $0.69. this is well worth the money. The...More

Thank rjwbster
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Our first experience here was very good. Not a long wait, a great waitress (thanks Emily!) and burgers and chicken were excellent. Also, a nice treat was the appetizer cubed deep fried cheese with sauce. We would definitely recommend you check it out!

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on Mother's day at noon, expecting a huge wait time, but were seated almost immediately. Very nice selection of appetizers and burgers with a few sandwiches and salads thrown in. I agree the prices were on the high side, but...More

Thank cmama
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of televisions with variety of items playing. Restaurant was about half to two-thirds filled and service was very slow. The space is very open inside and very loud, I can't imagine the noise when it's full. Food was good and prices were average for...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 1 May 2018

We were visiting my daughter and she recommended this place. We went for an early dinner, it was not very busy. They have your average bar menu. We started with ranch potatoe chips, they were awesome (the Boulder dip was very tasty). Our table had...More

Thank F811QUchristinet
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

My sister and I decided to come here for a quick bite during they're happy hour. The restaurant is beautiful and has a good layout. I got a Margarita which was good & my sister got a specialty drink which tasted like a caramel apple...More

Thank Kayla L
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I went with friends, we had cheese balls for an appetizer and some burgers. I ate the avocado fries were very fresh. For sure I will return.

Thank maite b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
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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