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The Ritz

394 Okoboji Grove Rd, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
+1 712-332-2777
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
“cheese balls” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
394 Okoboji Grove Rd, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
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1 - 10 of 124 reviews

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered the black bean chicken nachos, it arrived without any chicken. After 10 minutes and much waving, our waiter finally approached our table. We told him there was no chicken on our nachos, he took our platter and returned a few minutes later with...More

Thank ValerieLK
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Our families' favorite meal is to pick up a sausage pizza here, by boat...they cut the pie in square serving pieces...each square has it's own meatball sized sausage! It's delicious! Great fun deck-right on E Okoboji Lake.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had to have the 'famous' Lue Burger. Just ok. Seasoned with Lawry's Seasoning salt. Big burger, was served hot off the grill. Huge pile of lightly battered french fries for $10.50. Was not a stand out burger, tasted ok. Was looking for the wow factor.

Thank Joann F
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Great place right on the water. We had a table on the deck and our waitress was fantastic. Ordered the Garbage Pizza which was fantastic. If you are hungry this is the place to go.

Thank Lifesaver60
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My friends and I frequent this bar regularly. We are always treated like family and have a great time. It really bugs us when people know the place is busy and expect to get their orders filled before everyone else that was here prior to...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate here on a Thursday night, the first thing I noticed is the bathroom was out of soap! Not a good sign at an establishment serving food. Our food took a long time and it was warm- not hot. I asked...More

3  Thank Brittany D
Jen J, Public Relations Manager at The Ritz, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Brittany, I appreciate you taking time to articulate you experience. Having owned The Ritz for 28 years, I'm well aware of how things happen, especially during a busy Okoboji summer. As you know, the soap dispenser was ripped off of the wall during a party...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Very busy and popular place. Generous portions. Great Bloody Mary Bar with lots of yummy garnishes. Interesting people watching too.

Thank Connie62
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I was at the Ritz for dinner with a bachelorette party recently and we had an awful experience. First of all I have to say, it was Saturday evening over dinner and it was very busy. That being said, the way we were treated by...More

Thank Trisha J
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited on a Sunday night. The location on the water was great and it was pretty crowded. We were lucky enough to get a table outside. We ordered our food and it took an hour to get it. We ordered 2 pizzas and a...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We expected it to be busy during the evening, but not as slow as it was. We ordered a pizza and two other entrees, we received our appetizer promptly and then waited over an hour to receive the other meals. And then the meals all...More

Thank Kathy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 394 Okoboji Grove Rd, Arnolds Park, IA 51331
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Arnolds Park
  • Phone Number: +1 712-332-2777
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