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Rube's Steakhouse

118 E Elm St, Montour, IA 50173-7732
+1 641-492-6222
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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118 E Elm St, Montour, IA 50173-7732
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I get it-- if you came to get a great bug slab of meat and grill it yourself, yeah this is the place for you. Salad bar is quite mediocre but the beans were good. Baked potatoes and fried potatoes with veggies we're good too....More

Thank smarty401
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and a buddy, driving to Colorado, stopped on a whim for dinner. It was awesome! We got to cook our own steak(open grill, great aged steaks!) Only wished we could have hung around at the bar because it was pretty packed. Overall, the restaurant...More

Thank Marty T
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

If you visit Montour, Rubes has to be on your list even if it is the only place to go. Order the steak, mingle with friends and strangers at the grill and enjoy! Also put garlic salt on the bread and it will come out...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Don't come for the salad bar (minimal selection with bagged lettuce mix - does have homemade dressing choices), and definitely skip dessert (brought in from a vendor). But do come for the Iowa corn fed angus beef! I highly recommend the cowboy ribeye! The servers...More

Thank stevenrealife
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

At had 15 people and kept the grill full. The butterfly filet was great, and even though I was not paying the bill, I noticed that the prices are really not bad at all considering the size of the meat and the quality.

Thank racertempo
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The food and atmosphere at Rube's is so different from any other place. The grill your own meat is a fun social place with friends while enjoying a cocktail and laughter at the grill.

Thank sandrasY7610VN
Reviewed 14 February 2017

OK, there is a burger night and it is reasonably priced, but this was my first time so I did a Porterhouse and it was amazing. Others in our group had a filet and a cowboy bone-in and all were fantastic. Don't feel worried about...More

Thank racertempo
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I'd been hearing about Rube's for years but finally visited there recently. Now I wonder what took me so long, as it is every bit as special as I had been led to believe. The cook your own steak concept works very well and they...More

Thank skywaker9
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Outstanding beef. Original concept to grill your own steak. Friendly personal. Very good choice of beer.

Thank kluschk
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We live about three hours north of Rube's Steakhouse, but always make the trip at least once a year since we enjoy it so much. People routinely drive from the Ames, Des Moines, Waterloo, and Cedar Rapids areas to eat here. This is a "grill...More

1  Thank TriggerMN
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 E Elm St, Montour, IA 50173-7732
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Montour
  • Phone Number: +1 641-492-6222
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