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Great Plains Sauce & Dough CO

129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
+1 515-232-4263
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cookies” (12 reviews)
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129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have personally frequented this great pizza place since it opened in 1979. It's the BEST deep dish pizza we have ever ate. Honey is included to eat the crust like rolls. It is always a treat to stop and enjoy simple topping or specialty...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The pizza dough was delicious and the pizza was cheesy. The taco pizza was amazing and heaping with toppings.

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 13 March 2018

I have been going here for thirty years and it is always great pizza and happy, friendly workers. We had the thick wheat crust with sausage. Although it cost $18, it is really like having a pizza and a half because of the thick crust...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Don't like standing in line and ordering off a menu on the wall ....But wait till you sit down and get what you ordered...absolutely the best crispy crust of all pizza...Love Ames, ISU and Great Plains.............

Thank Rex Z
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Stop by for a slice for $2.00 It's one of the best cheapest lunches in town. Great Plains has been in Ames for decades. They are extremely consistent and a great downtown business. I prefer the thin crust, as the thick crust is a lot...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

As visitors from Chicago, I have to add that we are quite picky about our pizza. First of all, to come in here with a family of six and try to eat together is very hard. They only had one large table, and it was...More

Thank cmama
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Tried to pick up my favorite pizza on my way home from Xmas out of state. Ordered it 30 min out and was told it be done in 30. Arrived to find out that they hadn’t even put the pizza in the oven yet! No...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Great food, great service and child friendly! Very good for birthday celebrations for any age! Very friendly staff, diversified menu, and quick service. Our out of town relatives love to go here!

Thank CarOline722015
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

This was a delightful place to dine, and the pizza was REALLY good. There were 8 of us and we had a table that accomodated us easily. The service was very good also.

Thank Roberta E
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great pizza, nothing better than putting honey on the crust. Always lots of cheese! Gets very busy, so always best to go on off hours. Don’t forgot to get a cookie and have it warmed up.

Thank neilsjj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Main St, Ames, IA 50010-6388
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-4263
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