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Tic Toc Italian Trattoria - CLOSED

716 Keeler St, Boone, IA 50036-2829
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good10%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
“new owners” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Vegetarian Friendly
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716 Keeler St, Boone, IA 50036-2829
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The new Tic Toc is very nice with some very authentic favorites! My favorite is the salmon and risotto balls. Victor, the owner, is very kind and hospitable and works hard to make every one enjoy their experience. The new menu is more fine dining...More

Thank Thehc2007
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This Italian cuisine experience was truly up and above all expectations! We will return with a group of my friends and family. Soup lasagna and bread all stimulated my palate. About 30 minutes from Des Moines and it seemed like we were in Italy! We...More

Thank MHSsr
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I grew up in Boone, Iowa, referring to the TIC TOC as "Rudy's".... this is because that's what my parents called the great restaurant that Rudy Fraulini ran back in the 60s and 70s. After Rudy retired, the place was never the same. That said,...More

Thank izzybelle19
Reviewed 15 July 2016

It has that old Frank Sinatra style atmosphere. The menu isn't large, but that's because what they do is made from scratch and is fresh. When you eat the pasta meals, you can tell fresh herbs were used in the sauce. I have been to...More

Thank SingleTraveller100
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We have eaten there several times and are welcomed like family when we go in. The new owners have really improved the building and menu. They really care about their customers. I am torn trying to decide my favorite dish. It's all fantastic. The portions...More

Thank carolkeithley
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Very fancy!! A little spendy but the food is awsome! The atmosphere is romantic. Bottle water on the tables. They do make pizza but it's not on their dinner menu.

Thank chay1965
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The Tic Toc had been around for a long time but was tired and dying. New owners, Victor and Joe have breathed life into it. Much more pleasant atmosphere and a remarkable menu. The food was fresh, flavorful and nicely presented. The staff, while just...More

1  Thank sunseeker1953_11
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been in Boone for years. It was great years ago but has struggled for a long time. Now under new ownership it is definitely worth another try. We had lunch and it was very good. They have worked hard to update and...More

1  Thank Carguy50036
Reviewed 6 September 2015

A staple of Boone. New owners but still decent food and great bar service. Bartenders are the best and wait staff always nice.

1  Thank citainc
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Every time we have been there the food was decent , not great and the service has always been sub par. We have actually stopped going because of the several bad experiences we have had.

Thank hitman1881
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 716 Keeler St, Boone, IA 50036-2829
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Boone
This restaurant is an institution in Boone, been here forever!
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