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Village Inn

1024 E 1st St, Ankeny, IA 50021-2027
+1 515-963-0630
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
13 Sep 2017
“Good food, but the service was late”
3 Aug 2017
“It was some thing fast and close”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
1024 E 1st St, Ankeny, IA 50021-2027
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were on vacation heading north from Kansas City. It was lunch time so we decided to stop here for a bite. We had stopped here before and though it was a good place. We both ordered lunch, of course that was after the waitress...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 3 August 2017

It was close to the Hotel and we were both tierd. We wanted some place to relax before we went to the Hotel

Thank Donna J Z
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went there for dinner on a weeknight. The were not very busy. Two of the waitresses had brought their children to work with them and were giving orders to the kitchen for their kids but slow to wait on paying customers. When we finally did...More

Thank disney1993
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We stayed in a local hotel that did not offer a good breakfast, so we went across the street to Village Inn to have breakfast with other family members. The food was great, fair price, plentiful, and the staff was very attentive. It was so...More

Thank notpicky68
Reviewed 23 May 2017

My granddaughter and I went here for lunch. It was free pie day and my granddaughter loves pie. I had gotten a BLT with fries. When the waitress brought our meals, I ate one fry and asked the waitress to please take the meal back...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

There was maybe a dozen customers, yet we waited 30 minutes once we ordered. We were told about free pie, but were never offered any. Our server returned after we got our food to give us the bill, and offered to refill my drink (which...More

Thank jstew2714
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We waited 40 minutes to be seated in a restaurant that had over 12 open tables. The hostess wandered around the restaurant like she didn't have a clue what to do and had no customer service skills. After being seated by her we waited 15...More

1  Thank hdmfarrier
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic menu.. The food was fabulous and the service was excellent. The restaurants very clean and the waitress made sure that we were comfortable. Didn't have to ask for water it was automatic and a coffee cup was always full. I would rate this restaurant...More

Thank Connie J
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I took my granddaughters for lunch at the Village Inn on a Saturday. The place was busy but we were still seated quickly. The host was very sweet with my granddaughters in helping them choose where to sit. Our waiter, Hunter came right away and...More

Thank Joyce O
Reviewed 9 January 2017

In the old days I had my first coffee and desert dates from Match.com at Village Inn. It is right off I-35 at the First Street Exit in Ankeny. It has free parking. It has lots of booths and lots of tables with chairs. It...More

Thank david_hance_iowa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1024 E 1st St, Ankeny, IA 50021-2027
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-963-0630
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