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Bird House Cafe

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919 Okoboji Ave, Milford, IA 51351-1518
+1 712-338-2700
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Milford, Iowa
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have eaten at the Birdhouse numerous times. They have wonderful homemade food and daily specials with dessert. For breakfast, they have GIGANTIC caramel or cinnamon rolls ! You can have breakfast anytime. In the summer season they have a breakfast buffet with many choices. Unless they are super busy, service is very good, and even good when busy.You have... More 

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Spearfish, South Dakota
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Cute decor, thin coffee, mediocre meal. Coffee was so thin you could read through the pot. Taco omlette near tasteless Stick with traditional fare, the Ham and eggs were good, the Ham slices were excellent. Eggs Benedict were not up to par. Hollandaise not Hollandaise. Sausage provided enough sodium for a week.

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Arnolds Park, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

The Birdhouse is a cute downtown diner decorated with cute birdhouses of all colors and shapes. The food is like mom's home-cooking, nothing fancy but tasty and filling. The help is friendly and the good comes fast. Its a popular place for breakfast and lunch. I had a chicken salad sandwich and it was well made with good chunks of... More 

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Milford, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Have been going to the Birdhouse for many years now. I don't get there very often as it's not open long enough in the day. Closes at 1:00. The Birdhouse has great food, I typically only am able to get breakfast, but when it was open longer the lunches were very good.

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Thank Douglas19472014
Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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102 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2014

If you want a comforting meal of great tasting home made food the Bird House Café in Milford, Iowa is the place for you. The menus is filled with great items like your Mother or Grandmother used to make. All the sandwiches are served on thick cut home made bread or in wraps. In addition to lunch specials, breakfast is... More 

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Sarasota
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135 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2013

This is the best place for a tasty breakfast or lunch, with no dinner service. Breakfast is served during open hours, but specials are over around 10AM, replaced by lunch specials until close. Menu is full of choices and service is quick and friendly. The homemade wheat bread is not to be missed, whether toasted or plain. This is one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 919 Okoboji Ave, Milford, IA 51351-1518
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Milford
  • Phone Number: +1 712-338-2700

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