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    Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Fellow fanatics, I need some advice here. I almost always eat at my apartment to save money but I am looking to splurge and go get some food somewhere this afternoon or evening. Where is your go to venue in Ames for some delicious food? Eat-in, takeout or delivery are all fine, I am just looking for a good, big meal this afternoon. Any advice would be appreciated.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cloned92 View Post
    Fellow fanatics, I need some advice here. I almost always eat at my apartment to save money but I am looking to splurge and go get some food somewhere this afternoon or evening. Where is your go to venue in Ames for some delicious food? Eat-in, takeout or delivery are all fine, I am just looking for a good, big meal this afternoon. Any advice would be appreciated.
    Go downtown to the Great Plains Sauce and Dough Company and order a large pizza with a pitcher of Amber Bock.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Taco John's, *******! Six Pack and a Pound is where it's at. Lincoln Way, a bit east of campus.

    Edit: bah, I could swear I saw "fast food" in the title. Oh well. TJ's is great but obviously not a "go-to" place for food in general.


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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Depends what you're looking for.

    Cheap (healthy) and filling: Pita Pit, JJ's, Subway


    BWW is great for sharing or their Jerk Chicken sandwich is awesome!

    I'm hoping to eat at Red Lobster this weekend, the four course feast is tempting me (and I am craving fish)

    Many other good places too. These are just off the top of my head.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Forget these guys. Hy Chi. Eat until you explode.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    My go to place is bbops. I have to be one of their top customers (Ames location)


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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Quick and cheap, el Azteca or Wendys.

    Eat til I explode, Mongolian Buffet or Valentinos.

    Good food but a little spendy, Oddfellows.

    Good food and tons of it, Texas Roadhouse when it opens.

    Chinese/Asian, House of Chen.


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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

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    Quick and cheap, el Azteca or Wendys.

    Eat til I explode, Mongolian Buffet or Valentinos.

    Good food but a little spendy, Oddfellows.

    Good food and tons of it, Texas Roadhouse when it opens.
    One more month! I saw that they had the lights on inside yesterday. I hope they have some nice deals or promotions to open up with.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Thai Kitchen



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Chinese Homestyle Cooking was my go to before moving out of state.




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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Fast Food: B-Bops
    Sit Down: Buffalo Wild Wings, Texas Roadhouse (soon anyways)
    Delivery: Jeff's Pizza


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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    After a football game, I'd always head to BWW and have myself some boneless honey bbq wings with a bbq burger and fries. Always filled me up after a long game.


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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Pizza Pit Chicken Wings.



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    Re: Where is your go-to place for food in Ames?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAgronomist View Post
    Chinese Homestyle Cooking was my go to before moving out of state.
    CHC is the best. Everything on the menu is great.



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