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Dairy Queen

418 S Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA 50023-3129
+1 515-964-4786
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible33%
17 Nov 2017
“Usually busy, slow, hit-or-miss service”
12 Nov 2017
“Ice cream that makes me scream”
Open Now
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Fast food, American
418 S Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA 50023-3129
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

I called today to order an ice cream cake for tomorrow. It was difficult to hear the woman who answered the phone, but I told her I wanted to order a birthday ice cream cake for tomorrow. There was a silence on the phone, so...More

Thank kegerton
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I have gone to this Dairy Queen many times with my friends throughout High School. The $5 lunch is has amazing value for the food you get. The ice cream there is very good, and you can still order old time favorites not offered on...More

Thank Brett A
Reviewed 17 November 2017

This DQ has been busy most times that we've visited. Sometimes the service is okay and sometimes it is really slow. The workers frequently look really dirty.

Thank IowaGirl-in-Germany
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The service at this DQ has been bad the last 4-5 years. This is the only soft serve business in the Ankeny area, not counting the larger fast food chains, and with that niche in the market, you would think the managers of the business...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I stop by this Dairy Queen's drive-thru at 1:30 in the afternoon figuring I had missed the lunch rush so it shouldn't take very long to get a blizzard wrong they wait on one car at a time and once that car has whatever they...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff. Drive thru was busy. So a bit slow but not too bad. Prices are ok and the food tastes good on a hot day. Marcydiner tantrum scale of 5/5-no screaming kids.

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The service here is consistently bad but they are always busy. It shows the power of DQ ice cream. I am sure the owners don't care because they have to be raking it in. Until people stop going will it ever change. I do love...More

Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We have not visited this DQ in a couple years. They have changed the hot dog... THE Worst.... They give you a crappy nasty tasting hot dog. The hot dog is very small. We used to stop weekly for a hot dog.. We are done...More

Thank Miata P
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Dairy Queen for dessert after dinner. The drive up line was really slow. So after a few minutes wait, we went inside instead. Two people were waiting in line in front of us, but still took us about 10 minutes to get...More

Thank Marsha O
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I come here fairly regularly during the summer months and enjoy their soft serve ice cream and Blizzards. The grand kids enjoy it, too. It would be a much better experience if the staff would occasionally clean the floor, tables and chairs. Usually, I grab...More

Thank Keith032
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 S Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA 50023-3129
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ankeny
  • Phone Number: +1 515-964-4786
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