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Mars Dairy Bar

1421 2nd St, Perry, IA 50220-1415
+1 515-465-5235
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
29 Jul 2017
“This restaurant may be closed???”
21 Jun 2017
“Make sure you understand what your paying for!”
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11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
1421 2nd St, Perry, IA 50220-1415
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

We went to the restaurant last night with high hopes after all the positive reviews only to be greeted by a closed sign. No other signs with a change of hours etc., so visit at your own risk.

Thank Susan E
Reviewed 21 June 2017

was working in town when i thought id stop in, the gentleman asked me if he could help me and i said yes id like something to eat, he said we have all you can eat buffet i said sounds good. grabbed a plate had...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Mars Diner was marvelous! Very welcoming place. Fantastic home cooking, and at a fair price. Best ice cream ever!!! If a place is busy, you know they have great food!!

Thank Diane O
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The owner was our server and she was delightful. She gave us a little history of Mars and the ice cream shoppe and adding the café/restaurant nine years ago. The broasted chicken was the best and all who came in catered to my two year...More

Thank We2Luv2Travel63
Reviewed 7 January 2017

mars dairy bar has excellent food but if you are not familiar with its location...you may miss it....it is across the street from the post office on second street....check it out

Thank John P
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Mainly an ice cream shop but they do serve lunch and I think dinner. Ice cream malts etc are good I've had a couple sandwiches here as well that were good not great. Not too pricey

Thank iowarefugees
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We have been to the Mars Dairy Bar several times. The food and ice cream are delicious! We really love the breaded tenderloins! They are very tasty and moist and the breading is just right. The "chef" is very proud of the tenderloins ... and...More

Thank D. B
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This place has a wide variety of hand packed ice cream, plus malts, sundaes, cones, etc. Sandwiches are good. My favorite is the reuben. They also serve broasted chicken. The only issue is that finding them open is hit and miss. Even during the summer...More

Thank zinfandel71
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I've heard this little place is great for chicken, I wouldn't know. It's the local attraction for ice cream. Very good, many flavors and good old fashioned sundaes and malts.

Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 25 March 2015

This restaurant has that small hometown feeling and great home cooked food. The people who work there are friendly and the decor is that of an old soda shop. On Sundays the crowd is afterchurch people. Comfortable place to spend a few.

Thank Marianne M
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1421 2nd St, Perry, IA 50220-1415
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 515-465-5235
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