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Ralph's Garden Cafe - CLOSED

5 S Federal Ave, Mason City, IA 50401-3727
+1 641-422-9902
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible0%
6 Dec 2012
“Fresh Options”
16 Nov 2012
“I like it here!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Soups, American
5 S Federal Ave, Mason City, IA 50401-3727
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Reviewed 6 December 2012

My husband and I have eaten here a couple of times--the first time for a dinner not long after they opened and more recently for the Champagne Brunch on a Sunday. Both times the food was presented adequately but there just wasn't the "wow" factor....More

Thank BAChiles
Reviewed 16 November 2012

I've been here several times for lunch ~ usually on a Saturday. They offer wonderful sandwiches, soups, salads and deserts. The "Seth" is a vegetarian sandwich option, which is yummy! I highly recommend the mac & cheese as a side or a "small" addition to...More

Thank msnctydawn
Reviewed 5 November 2012

My friend and I make annual trips to Mason City to visit the Hotel and and enjoy the Prairie School architecture. Earlier during our visit, we had eaten a wonderful meal but it was very rich. We were craving healthy, fresh, wholesome food, and we...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We had breakfast. The buckwheat waffle was quite good, and the mini-omelet was fairly good too. We appreciated our waitress for her down-to-earth, friendly style.

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 1 September 2012

Cute little cafe across from the Historic Park Inn. Freshly prepared sandwiches and a whole counter display of salads to choose from. Very sweet girls working the counter who are proud of their work. Nice spot for lunch or brunch.

1  Thank KylieandKipp
Reviewed 2 August 2012 via mobile

I am gluten free and the food was Awesome!! Service was great and everyone was very friendly...morning glory muffin and grilled cheese...all GF :)

1  Thank jtrainer7
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We stopped here for Sunday breakfast (9am) since it was near our hotel. The decor is cute and has a decidedly a farm feel (local food). We were handed a brunch menu, which had about 8 options, most of which were savory or had meat...More

Thank Erika M
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Since we were in the area on a Saturday, we decided to stop for breakfast at The Garden Cafe. Although the menus was small, only 5 items, everything was made from scratch. My friend had the omlet with fresh veggies & cheese. It came with...More

Thank lavonnemy
Reviewed 18 June 2012

My husband and I were told this was a good option for local food with healthy ingredients so we felt like this was going to be a great choice. We walked in and the girl at the counter asked us if we had ever eaten...More

Thank Nowisthetime57
Reviewed 7 May 2012

Great place for homebaked desserts. Great soups and daily specials. Love their meatloaf on Tuesdays (I think they have the meatloaf on Tuesdays)..

Thank duchessmellie
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  • Address: 5 S Federal Ave, Mason City, IA 50401-3727
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Mason City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-422-9902
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