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2009 Crossroads Blvd, Waterloo, IA
+1 319-287-4467
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00:00 - 23:59
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Waterloo, Iowa
Level Contributor
50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our kids ask to go here all of the time. They have kid's meal options that you can't get many other places (i.e. pancakes and chicken strips). If you go on kid's night it is actually about the same price as fast food.

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Thank Mike H
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Well I have eaten at IHOP three times in a couple years. Wasn't impressed before. Food was greasy...overly greasy. But the worst was the crepes the last time I was there. They were rubbery and just plain gross...

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Thank Victoria J
Waterloo, Iowa
Level Contributor
61 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

we like ihop but this one needs an overall cleaning. our server was amazing....I wish I could remember her name....the food was not warm at all....eggs have to be hot...but the reserved food was good. the place just needs to be totally cleaned...booths wiped down and floors power scrubbed. pet peeve.....sticky syrup containers. wipe them off after each customer!

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Thank Dale H
Central Illinois
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84 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was clean, food was very good, hot and plenty of it. Mevlida did a great job. Personality was on even though it was later in the evening and we had 2 tired kids. Orders were right and drinks refilled. Smiles and checking on us. Great job!

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Thank TJ4traveling
Waterloo, Iowa
Level Contributor
108 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I enjoy good pancakes, and IHOP has them. Their omelettes are great as well. I'll go their for a breakfast meal at night. Their plain buttermilk pancakes are just plain perfect.

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Thank Kent M
Maurice, Iowa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Our service was good but the food was cold and lousy won't be back. Took our food back and microwaved it but the flavor was lacking

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Thank Jan B
Hawkeye, IA
Level Contributor
54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This was actually the first time I had been to an IHOP - so I was a little skeptical. However, I was very wrong. The restaurant was very clean and nice - moreso than I would have expected. Obviously their specialty is pancakes and pretty much every meal comes with them. They were amazing by themselves, let alone the rest... More 

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Thank MaximII
Elk River, Minnesota
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

My parents and I stopped here for breakfast. The restaurant was not very busy, and we were greeted and seated immediately. Our server was very friendly and attentive, we never had an empty beverage. We all agreed that the food was excellent. I would stop at this location again when I'm passing through Waterloo.

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Thank Jas14nd
Cedar Falls, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

IHOP is one of the trashiest, worst restaurants i have ever been in. The managers that we dealt with were rude, arrogant and pompous. We were threatened to be kicked out for using language that we were accused of using. We have been long standing customers and were not given the benefit of the doubt.

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Thank Michael E
Topeka
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2015

They were rock stars! They got the team in & served in record time. We couldn't have asked for better service. Thank you IHOP team!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2009 Crossroads Blvd, Waterloo, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 319-287-4467

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?