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Main Street Cafe and Bakery

2510 SW White Birch Dr Ste 1, Ankeny, IA 50023-7171
+1 515-964-7141
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“soups” (13 reviews)
“flatbread” (7 reviews)
“cake” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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2510 SW White Birch Dr Ste 1, Ankeny, IA 50023-7171
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love going here. The food is always good but the employees are so friendly and kind! I go there anytime I get a chance! Plus they have gluten free items!

Thank almerronhart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jan recommended this place as we looking for a nice spot for lunch after the quilt show. So glad we took the time to drive north to Ankeny. The paninni I had was excellent and Jan had a wrap which she claims was the best...More

Thank 70kathyz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dine here often. Excellent food with very good service. Large number of menu choices. Great deserts.

Thank Andy1343
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were driving on Interstate 35 through Ankeny, and my wife found this gem on TripAdvisor. We were trying to get down the road, and this cafe was both tasty, reasonably priced, but also quick. I had a soup and salad combo that was very...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We stopped by Main Street Café for lunch with friends that were in town. You have to order your food and then find a table. the line was not very long and the staff was very friendly taking our order. we found a table and...More

Thank doty42
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

It's always a plus when we find a restaurant that offers gluten free items on the menu. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly, the food was delicious! I had a GF grilled cheese with tomato and avocado that was buttery and cheesy. They offered 2...More

Thank donna h
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Our meals are always great whether it is breakfast or lunch. Gluten free opportunities abound and there are lots of good breakfast entries as well as a variety of sandwiches and salads The soup menu is the greatest one in town and the iced tea...More

Thank claire412
Reviewed 19 August 2018

The food is absolutely delicious and the service is incredible! I tried to talk them into opening a bistro in Colorado Springs. Begged really. Please pretty please. Didn't have room for dessert and we were headed to the airport so couldn't really take it to...More

Thank LisaLynn61
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We were in Iowa to visit family and wanted to eat somewhere we haven't tried.My daughter recommended this place to try.Wow,the food is great and so are the desserts.The tomato bisque is some of the best I have tasted.Lots of choices,and the staff is excellent.Will...More

Thank Matcobob
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Ordered a last minute birthday cake for my wife. She's a bit of a cake aficionado, and she loved it! They did a great job decorating, the price was reasonable, and it tasted excellent!

Thank pooldave
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2510 SW White Birch Dr Ste 1, Ankeny, IA 50023-7171
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-964-7141
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Quick serve restaurant with an upscale menu and feel.
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