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Old Chicago

1610 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8000
+1 515-232-6900
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“calzone” (4 reviews)
“wings” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Italian
$$ - $$$
1610 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have a great selection of beer, food, and atmosphere. Food is awesome, although they are a little more expensive than most, but the food is great! We are coming back!!

Thank John E
Reviewed 10 November 2017

It is like entering a large building. It was not real busy. We ordered a three topping pizza, one half meat and the other half vegetarian. It was a deep dish. It was an excellent pizza but for me the price was a little high...More

Thank garyaverill1
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I went there 3 times. The last one I went with my husband to watch a game. The service was very good. We ate pizza deep dish, pretzel sticks and our favourites boneless wings very spicy. For drinks we order white bear (really good), mojitos...More

Thank maite b
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

But if I was a beer drinker, I'd probably give it a 5. They have this fun thing that you get so many of the new beers and you get a T-shirt. I considered doing it, but I don't drink beer and barely drink communion...More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped after a hockey game and was not expecting much from this chain, but boy were we wrong. Food was outstanding and the homemade chips were light and flavorful. Burgers were very good, and server was very attentive. We will be back when in town.

Thank John E
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Ate dinner here on a Friday night with immediate seating in the bar. Friendly greeting and lively atmosphere. Husband had the personal pizza which he thought was Ok but a little smaller than expected. Good thing I ordered the big BBQ bacon burger so he...More

Thank Kirsten F
Reviewed 4 August 2017

My flight was extremely delayed leaving Chicago for Des Moines. Therefore, I was extremely lucky to find this restaurant on my way up to Fort Dodge. When I arrived at 10:45pm, the hostess said that the kitchen was closing at 11:00 (it was a Sunday)....More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Arrived 9:00 PM on a busy Saturday but we were seated right away. Server Mallory was fantastic! When dining out I usually have to wait with an empty soft drink cup to be refilled. Mallory was on top of this and I never had to...More

Thank iowapaz4
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I love going to Old Chicago and getting their calzones. They take a little longer to cook than say a pizza or something else from the menu, but they are so good! Service is prompt, I've never had to wait to be seated (I'm usually...More

Thank aschindel17
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We met some friends at Old Chicago for drinks and snacks. The place was pretty busy. The service was ok. Seems like they could have had a few more people to wait on tables. We ordered drinks ( Wine and beer) and ordered from the...More

Thank Jenifermae
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1610 S Kellogg Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8000
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-6900
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