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3610 173rd Ave, Maquoketa, IA 52060-9629
+1 563-652-9074
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Maquoketa, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We have gone to Obie's for years. The food is good and the staff are very friendly. We love the taco's

Thank cathyr954
Davenport, Iowa
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Casual place. Friendly staff. Had the bacon cheeseburger basket that came with fries & cottage cheese. The burger was cooked properly. The fries were thick, light on the inside and lightly crisp on the outside.

Thank Travel2foto
Coralville, Iowa
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We stopped here for a quick lunch while passing through to Dubuque. The restaurant is fairly plain and not fancy at all. They had a normal American-Food menu (burgers, fried appetizers, hot sandwiches) and then they had, what they called, their version of homemade Mexican food. My husband and I both ordered an enchilada off of the Mexican menu. It... More 

Thank faithpark02
Bellevue, Iowa
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

The BEST Tacos in the Area!! You can not go to Obie's without getting their Tacos!! I did have their Taco Salad and it it very good also!

1 Thank DebSievers4u
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120 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Not sure why they call themselves a Mexican restaurant. I had nachos and husband had an enchilada. I've had much better nachos at a little league game. My husband enchilada was deep fried and had no enchilada sauce. There were also a ton of flies and they only take cash or check, no cards.

Thank Pattie S
Maquoketa, Iowa
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207 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

This place was completely remodeled a year or two ago and is always nice a clean with a friendly staff. The taco or enchilada is always a good option, but don't order too much because the portions are huge!

Thank Michael V
Monroe, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Ordered three could only eat two .. third made a great midnight snack. Great prices . Friendly place

Thank nicholas j
Des Moines, Iowa
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175 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

First time we've been there since the remodel. Place looked clean. We couldn't figure out why it is just so noisy though. (Compared to other places of equal size,etc.) It was incredibly noisy. Our food was good, at a good price. Downside is, it took forever to arrive. We waited a long time, as did other guests. The service was... More 

Thank D w
Epworth, Iowa
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2015

We stopped here late on a Tuesday night after a basketball game, even though they were closing the kitchen they still served us with a smile from the waitress to cook to Bartender. I seen in that someone reviewed they only had can pop (soda) I was offered both can or fountain. I have ate here before and it is... More 

Thank Bev G
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Bartenders and waitress very friendly, efficient and accommodating. Food was fresh and hot when served. Americanized Mexican and other fare offered.

Thank Sue V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3610 173rd Ave, Maquoketa, IA 52060-9629
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Maquoketa
  • Phone Number: +1 563-652-9074

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?