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    Fish Fry in Ames

    Me and my roommate won't be leaving for spring break until Saturday and are looking for a fish fry to eat at this Friday. If anybody knows of any in or around Ames that would be great.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    It's not a fish fry (because they bake the fish) but Saint Thomas' Aquinas church has a fish dinner every Friday. I can't remember if it was all you can eat but it is pretty decent and it goes to the Knights of Columbus. There's also the Mucky Duck pub which I have heard has excellent fish and chips. I haven't eaten there but with all this hype I plan on checking it out soon.


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Friday Fish Fry is only a Wisconsin thing


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Friday Fish Fry is only a Wisconsin thing
    Are you high? It definitely is a midwestern but mainly just catholic thing


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Friday Fish Fry is only a Wisconsin thing
    False. Where I'm from in NE Iowa there's a fish fry in every single small town.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by CysRage View Post
    It's not a fish fry (because they bake the fish) but Saint Thomas' Aquinas church has a fish dinner every Friday.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Well I've never seen it anywhere else


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Well I've never seen it anywhere else

    Well you're oblivious then.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Well I've never seen it anywhere else
    This was a staple of my childhood (Eastern Iowa) as well as a few friends from MN.


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    Well you're oblivious then.
    That delivered.


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Well I've never seen it anywhere else
    Come down to Des Moines. Half the Catholic churches have them.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Eat meat.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    St cecilia's used to have them on Fridays in Lent.



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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Well I've never seen it anywhere else
    The fish may change but they are all over. Please remove the cheese from your eyes. I was in Oklahoma and had fried catfish for a fish fry.


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    Re: Fish Fry in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by stormchaser2014 View Post
    Friday Fish Fry is only a Wisconsin thing
    Wut?



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