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David's Milwaukee Diner

1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-1650
+1 515-465-3511
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“pain perdu” (2 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-1650
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The dining area features wonderful carvings and paintings of trains in a bygone time. Booths and tables/chairs are luxurious and comfortable. But just wait for the food! It is scrumptious! It is in the Hotel Patee and the restaurant perfectly complements the hotel. You will...More

Thank Phyllis453
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So good to hear about your dining experience at our David's Milwaukee Diner located inside the Hotel Pattee. Thanks for the 5 Star TripAdvisor Review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have ate here several time when I work nearby, everytime except for this occasion has been fine. I have heard they changed owners or management. I order Tuna they proclaim would be rare,it came out well done. I sent it back and 30 minutes...More

Thank James S
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your comments are being taken very seriously and we will be addressed. Thank you for taking the time to make your comments and please revisit us in the very near future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good breakfast there and the setting is lovely. But the waiter made a mistake in my order. And to order only healthy options off the a la carte menu resulted in a much higher bill than we would have paid with one...More

Thank Robert K
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your TripAdvisor Review. It is always a pleasure to have you join us at David's Milwaukee Diner located in the Hotel Pattee.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to go here this past Saturday evening. We left much more impressed than the last time. Our server was wonderful, but we have truly come to expect that from the place. She was friendly, attentive, and very helpful. My wife...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an omelette and biscuits & gravy. Yummy! This hotel serves Seattle's Best coffee. Very good meal.

Thank Diane C
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Love that coffee aroma every morning at David's Milwaukee Diner and so glad you agree. Thank you for joining us for breakfast and writing a 5 Star TripAdvisor review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place for our lunch. The historic ambience and detail of the Pattee Hotel carries over into the dinner. Varied menu with solid heartland food. Service was warm and efficient. Seems to be one of the better places to eat in Perry, Iowa. Reasonable prices....More

Thank AZ1912
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We were very disappointed in our dinner we had here. The mashed potatoes had some spice in them that really upset my stomach. The roasted chicken was not good at all.More

Thank thebandteacher
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

We are sorry that your dining experience was not what we work towards providing. You did not indicate if you let the staff know while you were dining that you were not satisfied with the quality of the food. The menu has been an area...More

Reviewed July 10, 2018

You really don't expect good and sophisticated food in a small town but we were pleasantly surprised. My husband had the apple salad and it was delicious with just the right amount of dressing. The deviled eggs with shishito peppers were great and unusual. My...More

Thank sandylq
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Drove over 60 miles to eat supper here as the food and service in the past has been worth the trip. Unfortunately we were extremely disappointed this time and don't think we will be back as we passed alot of great restaurants on our way...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

The breakfast far exceeded our expectations and the best part was seeing the train artwork adorning the dining room. Excellent service and quality.

Thank Itsallthejourney
Market505, Director of Sales at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

The artwork in our David's Milwaukee Diner is so captivating. Thanks for joining us for breakfast and your comments. The 5 Star TripAdvisor Review is so appreciated . We look forward to serving you again soon.

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Danielle B
December 10, 2016|
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Response from AaronLenz | Property representative |
Yes! We offer a children's menu. The kids love our Christmas Decorations and the train we have located inside our main dining room. Thank you
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DBIOWA
January 9, 2015|
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Sunday Breakfast - 7AM - 2 PM Lunch- 11 AM to 2 PM Dinner - 5PM - 8PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220-1650
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 515-465-3511
Description
We are a full service restaurant and lounge. Great menu's with reasonable prices!
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