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Olde Main Brewing Company

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Thu., 13/12
20:00
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$13.99
Ribeye Steak
A 6-oz. Certified angus beef ribeye, grilled to your liking. Served w/ yukon gold mashed potatoes & freshly steamed vegetables
$10.49
Salmon Fillet
A grilled salmon fillet, topped w/ a fresh herb butter. Served w/ our grain medley & freshly steamed vegetables
$10.49
Red Monkey Ribs
A 1/4 rack of baby back ribs smothered in our house-made red monkey root beer BBQ sauce. Served w/ yukon gold mashed potatoes & freshly steamed vegetables
$10.49
Chicken Puttanesca
Pan seared chicken breast w/ tomatoes, kalamata olives & capers. Served w/ wild rice pilaf & freshly steamed vegetables
PRICE RANGE
USD 15-USD 20
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My Wife and I had a great experience at Olde Main. Part of it may have been that it was our anniversary and we arrived there in a great mood. The drinks were good and the prime rib was just right. We'll be back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RUNNINGMAN1956
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has the potential to be so much more. Located in Ames historic downtown district. Served a very undercooked burger. I like medium but this thing was pretty rare. Should have sent it back. One bartender/waitress to serve the entire room on a Saturday...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravelingSoccerLoon
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is the worst place I've been to. It has a toxic combination of a horribly dark space and a bad menu poorly executed. I can only think that the Ames market values quality so little that a place like this can survive. It would...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 838jimw
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Ordered a Cuban sandwich and got the skinnest sandwich I have ever seen. only 3 thin slices of ham. Ordered house chips and got French fries. Poor service as waitress was more interested in visiting with her friends then serve customers. Had a couple be...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Stopped in for a working weekday lunch. The service was great. The beer and food was good. I had no issues with my visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michael G
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Tried to go out to lunch with my family- the service was horrible and the food was crap. They only have a shortened menu if you don't want brunch, so we had to sit on the bar side (which smelled like bathroom). After waiting an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GreenleeFamily
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I was here with a large group from work. I really like the wide selection of beers! Food was okay and the service very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PaulR142014
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We just happened upon this establishment while visiting after football game. Great restaurant. Place was surprising large with entire second floor. Staff was polite and attentive. Food was great with a lot of variety to choose from. Clientele ranged from families with little ones, large...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Liberty1961
Reviewed 2 September 2018

I have been here on SEVERAL occasions (group reunion, lunch, brunch and dinner) and have also seen them in action during a catering job. Best lunch deal is a house salad and add salmon... $10! Fun catering coordinator will work to make your even special....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MissPEteacher
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This place got great ratings so we ventured to the really nice downtown area to try it. I pity the locals if this is the best. I’m in Iowa, so I order pork and corn right! Wrong on both counts, the pork is a cutlet...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dan G
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