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Lou's Diner

2720 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-2346
+1 515-822-7779
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
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2720 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-2346
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

We ate breakfast at Lou's and found it to be a cozy, quaint, non-pretentious establishment with great food at very reasonable prices. The same individual was the greeter, waitress, and cook and was the classic small-town Iowa nice person. The food was so inexpensive and...More

Thank HateTravel2
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Beware! If you eat here be prepared to have a lot of food on your plate. The portions are huge. Very tasty, though.

Thank thebandteacher
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Ate here yesterday for lunch. I hate the Chix & Noodles over mashed potatoes. It was delicious. My wife had the hot beef sandwich. She loved it!. One of our sons had the biscuits and gravy and our other son had the loaded hashbrowns. Both...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Breakfast meal was very good. Service was quick and friendly. Seating area is limited but I found it clean and well kept.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed January 18, 2018

Ate here this past week. Great food, Great service. I had the chicken and noodle over mashed potato special! YUM. My wife had Chili which was great and our son had his favorite Biscuits and Gravy. My only gripe is they close at 2PM now...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

I eat breakfast at lose at least once a week. They have a good biscuit and gravy. One of the best around. You can get a half of order if you like. I always add an over easy egg on top.

Thank GeorgeB4190
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

If you're not in the mood for diner atmosphere and menu, go elsewhere. But if you are, check this place out.

Thank LittlePaint
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Family visit in here on a recent day. Like always, Friendly service, hot food, and wonderful staff. Must try the Cozy mess. Pancakes are huge! Hot fresh coffee. Recently changed their menu a little bit. Prices have increase, but still the best place in Perry!...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Home cooking in diner setting....pies are made fresh and extensive variety. Value for the money is outstanding

1  Thank wclark0627
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

If you're ever in the Perry area, you need to try this place! It's not fancy on the outside, so I may never have given it a second look if my husdand's mother, who lives in the area, hadn't recommended it. The service is friendly,...More

Thank Erin A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2720 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-2346
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 515-822-7779
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