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Rudy's Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
419 S 1st St, Winterset, IA 50273-2120
+1 515-462-3160
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Diner
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
419 S 1st St, Winterset, IA 50273-2120
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for breakfast one Monday morning. It was definately not full but it still took over an hour to get our meal. And the food was okay but nothing great. It took about 10 minutes to even get coffee!! I...More

Thank Marlys V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went into Rudy's yesterday to check the menu for supper. It looked like good home cooking and was considering bringing my husband back later that evening. I then noticed a Confederate flag in the window of the adjacent building. That really turned me off...More

1  Thank travel4fun50
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Waited for an hour for our order; there were other people in the restaurant, but definitely not a full house! The pancakes were very thick, and over cooked. The sausage was almost burnt, it was so over cooked. Do not plan to go back.

1  Thank 735grandma
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We waited for 1 1/2 hours to get our food. The food was good. Not sure if this happens often or just a fluke in waiting for our food.

Thank EnjoyLifeAlways
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Although the food was fine, the service was very slow. Seems to be a place that attracts the elderly locals.

Thank LoveMyFamily6
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Good price, plenty food, small town atmospheres. Everyone knows everyone, gotta try it. Get more cultures in your life. The people are friendly LOL

Thank timh8u
Reviewed 1 June 2017

If you like a good, home-style little diner, you'll LOVE this place!! We were doing a little site seeing in the area and decided to stop here for lunch. Nothing fancy...just friendly service, good food and a good price. Mostly sandwiches, but its great if...More

Thank PhilandKathi
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Always a great place to eat. Very consistent and its almost impossible to empty a glass or cup without them refilling it, unless they are crazy busy. All food is good especially breakfast. My favorite cause they know how to cook hash browns.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch before our touring of the covered bridges I had their beef brisket sandwich that was topped with homemade qeso and fried onions the brisket was tender and tasty I however didn't care for the toppings but that's my personal opinion someone...More

Thank Lovetrips2much
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant away from the town square, on the southern edge of Winterset. We had breakfast there. Lots of pickups in the parking lot seemed to indicate local support for the food and service, so we stopped by. We had pancakes, and an omelet for...More

Thank Stephan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 S 1st St, Winterset, IA 50273-2120
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Winterset
  • Phone Number: +1 515-462-3160
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