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Lou's Diner

2720 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-2346
+1 515-822-7779
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pies” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
2720 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-2346
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Went wanting to love it but food was mediocre. Pancakes were huge BUT dense. Bad day or ? Hash browns were crispy per request but salted with a very heavy hand. Scrambled egg was tough which is pretty difficult to do.

Thank Kingsharkey
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We stayed at the hotel close to the diner. One of the other quests told us about it. It's an older style diner but the breakfast was good with reasonable prices. Service was good and our server was friendly.

Thank akelleyrdh
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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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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