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Cheri Top Drive-In

1701 Grandview Ave, Muscatine, IA 52761-1559
+1 563-263-1344
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“onion rings” (5 reviews)
“tenderloin” (4 reviews)
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1701 Grandview Ave, Muscatine, IA 52761-1559
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great place. Deserves to be #1 in town. It is all you can eat pork BBQ in pork country...what else can you ask for. Good food...cheap...lots of options.

Thank Anton D
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We went there all through the 50’s and early 60’s, my Dad used to deliver bread a buns there from Peter Pan Bakery. Many great memories from our old Home town!!!!

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Closing for the season next week (Sept 15). So it was our last night for the GIANT Tenderloin and a blackberry malt. Service was great and food was very good.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I was born and raised in Muscatine. There is not a time that I can remember that our family didn't eat at the Cheri Top. As a child I always ate a corn dog with onion rings. As I got older I switched to the...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place brings many memories flooding back from childhood. My family and I would go there for thier top notch onion rings and thick malts. Throughout the years the place has changed owners once that I am aware of, but the food never changed. My...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The Cheri Top is open seasonally. It is very popular and the last of it's kind with carhops and window trays. Good food and great ice cream. Fun place

Thank Lauri W
Reviewed 9 July 2016

After a filling meal, what better way to top it off than with a ice cream cone from the Cherry Top Drive In.

Thank rtjjeda7
Reviewed 8 July 2016

The Cheri Top has been here many decades and is the last remaining to offer original car hop service. Most folks no longer eat in there cars but either order ahead,to go or there is a screened in picnic table area. The Midwest is known...More

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

This place takes FOREVER! Not worth the wait. When we finally got it, it was cold and tastes horrible. Will not go back.

Thank L M
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on a Tuesday. Everyone was so sweet and friendly. We ordered the waitresses recommendations, pork tenderloin sandwich and onion rings. Everything was really good! We also had a banana split which was fantastic. We hope to be able to return while...More

Thank Robyn G
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Grandview Ave, Muscatine, IA 52761-1559
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Muscatine
  • Phone Number: +1 563-263-1344
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Description
This restaurant has been open since 1956, it has exchanged owners, but still puts out quality food inspired by 50's and 60's diners. It is a drive in that is open from March-October with outdoor seating.
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