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Family Table Restaurant

511 Hawkeye Ave SW, Le Mars, IA 51031-1957
+1 712-546-4016
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
15 Apr 2018
“Skip the breakfast buffet.”
25 Feb 2018
“locals like this place”
Open Now
6:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
511 Hawkeye Ave SW, Le Mars, IA 51031-1957
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

I stopped in for breakfast, since the free breakfast at the hotel was rather lacking. As I walked to my table, the food the people were eating looked good, but I went ahead and ordered the buffet. I probably should've ordered off the menu. The...More

Thank Scott P
Ashley K, General Manager at Family Table Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thanks for the feedback. We sell many buffets on a Sunday. We appreciate your comments and will look to keep a closer eye on the buffet temps. Thanks again!!!

Reviewed 26 February 2018

I am not sure how long this place has been around but it seems like forever. It's a typical local diner. Decor and the building itself needs some major updating. Food is truck stop type which is probably why some really love it. The last...More

Thank IowaLakeGirl78
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This restaurant is a part of small regional chain of restaurants but is not the best of the batch. Food is generally good but the building is getting a bit old and tired. Not near as busy as it used to be. I like their...More

Thank youngbru
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Fast friendly service. They have a Sunday morning brunch buffet. Lots of fresh selections. Highly recommended.

Thank Candy M
Ashley K, General Manager at Family Table Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

Thank you Candy! Hope to see you back for buffet again! -Ash

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We are creatures of habit, so we frequent Family Table most weekends when they offer prime rib. My husband is a huge fan. The prime rib is a great value for the money. What you give up for atmosphere and overpricing at nice restaurants, you...More

Thank Linda U
Ashley K, Manager at Family Table Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thank you Linda! We are thrilled to hear from you! See you in for Prime Rib soon!

Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had a hamburger steak dinner. One of the best i have had. I would recommend this restaurant. Good for Sunday brunch.

Thank Gary N
Reviewed 7 July 2016

and all the locals were there, greeted by name-no secrets here. food was OK, nothing special, a Cheers for the high calorie set. good pork chop and mashies, check out desserts first.

Thank mike m
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went on a Sat. nite, they were out of prime rib by 7:15. Had a reuben and it was good. My dining partner ordered the sweet potato fries, they were quite greasy and pretty bland. The onion rings were good as usual at a Family...More

Thank nwiaguy
Reviewed 6 January 2016

This was our first time returning to the Family Table in about 15 years. We were greeted by a friendly face and quickly seated. Our server was also very friendly and quickly brought our drinks. We were surprised by the many items available on the...More

Thank jrD1663AJ
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Breakfast is all day and is great. Most menu items are good and sizable. The fries are crinkle cut but seem a little starchy or soggy? Food is generally good though otherwise. Service is hit and miss with the occasional order mistake. Nice clean place.

Thank gwviper
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 26
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
7:30 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Hawkeye Ave SW, Le Mars, IA 51031-1957
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Le Mars
  • Phone Number: +1 712-546-4016
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