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18 S Federal Ave, Mason City, IA 50401-3728
+1 641-424-8060
11:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Tue 11:00 - 15:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

My two friends and I stopped here for lunch after arriving in Mason City. We got there as it opened at 4 and decided to sit outside. It did start to rain but we were comfortable under an umbrella. Fun atmosphere outside and good food and drink!

Thank Carol T
Decorah, Iowa
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Only one other couple there when we arrived. They,the couple, recommended the blacken chicken. So we ordered it. Was okay, but that could just be me.

Thank Ralph B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Great food, lots to choose from. Nice outside sitting too. Right next to the mall if you wanted to go shopping and grab some good food too!

Thank Cassidy S
Mason City, Iowa
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

They have great bands and great food. Have been going there for years. Friday and saterday are the days to go, alot of people if you havnt seen your friends in awhile. Great club sandwich.

Thank summer s
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

Fun local place to get great food and just relax and have a fun time. Blackened Chicken is full of flavor. Definitely recommend. One of those places where everyone knows your name and if they don't when you come in they will when you leave. Friendly staff that make you feel incredibly welcome.

Thank tidalpines
Prior Lake, Minnesota
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Great bar for lunch & happy hour love the Free pool.great bar tenders!!! Good food 👍people this place are great. .bathrooms are clean. Easy to get to.

Thank Shoeman777
Mason City, Iowa
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Small town bar atmosphere, but the food will surprise you. Wonderful chicken avocado sandwich and blackened chicken salad.

Thank claycutie
CHicago, IL
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75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Its a bar that serves sandwiches - good tasting. I thought other reviews talked about it being a good place for burgers, but there was only 1 burger on the menu. So I had blackened fish sandwich - good amount of fish and nice fresh bun.

Thank CynthiainChicago
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

If ever in mason I strongly recommend Lorados on the plaza, great for lunch. I always get chicken and the lunch special is never disappointing. Great food with an even better night life.

Thank Sarah M
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2014

Hands down, the blackened chicken salad is my favorite thing here. The chicken is juicy and well-seasoned and there's a great variety of veggies in the salad--definitely not just iceberg lettuce! The hot wings were a bit disappointing to me because I didn't think they were spicy at all, but I'm finding that to be a trend in Iowa/Minnesota in... More 

Thank Jeaniy02

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 S Federal Ave, Mason City, IA 50401-3728
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Mason City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-424-8060

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