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Herb 'n' Lou's

107 N Downey St, West Branch, IA 52358-8667
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
4 Apr 2017
“Good pizza”
7 Mar 2017
“Good pizza bar”
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Pizza
$$ - $$$
107 N Downey St, West Branch, IA 52358-8667
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very dirty. Chairs very uncomfortable. Bathrooms gross. I wouldn't recommend taking children. Quite a few drunk patrons.

Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I just had the pizza. Their taco pizza is pretty good. The employees kept going outside smoking and were very busy chatting each other up. Won't be back to eat at the restaurant, however, I will try take-out.

Thank jstevie500
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Our friends stopped here for pizza and drinks before going to the Brick Arch Winery. The pizza was not in my top five, but for the price it was very good. We had some side salads and they were fresh and like I said the...More

Thank kmbrown021393
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We visited the Hoover Museum before eating here. It worked out pretty well. Everyone found something to eat. It was hot and tasty. Wouldn't go too far out of the way to eat there.

Thank Velohog
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Just 5 miles East of Iowa City in the birth city of the First US President born West of the Mississippi River, West Branch Iowa. Stands a bar with great pizza at a very reasonable price. Herb and Lous. We had 3 XLarge pizzas and...More

Thank Hawaiilover_9
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were unexpectedly in West Branch due to a screw up in hotel reservations in Coralville. We were looking for another place "Down Under" that we found on Yelp ,but had trouble locating it despite being in a very small town. Turns out it was...More

Thank 915stanleyj
Reviewed 29 June 2016

By far the best Canadian bacon/sauerkraut pizza around. Has been freshened up and service is always friendly. Favorite pizza place!

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Small town atmosphere, reasonably priced beer and really good pizza! The popcorn is a nice addition and is tasty too.

Thank lovetotravellady21
Reviewed 7 June 2016

I ordered a meat lovers pizza from here and it was delicious. The restaurant was easy to find. Pizza was great.

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 6 June 2016

I chose Herb 'n' Lou's because there was a shady place to park on a hot evening. I was impressed by the friendliness of the employees, who were hit by a rush just before I arrived. They wanted to take good care of all their...More

Thank WanderingMuse
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.34 km away
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.17 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 N Downey St, West Branch, IA 52358-8667
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Branch
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