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    Okoboji Grill

    Have they always delivered? I was on grub hub tonight browsing around and saw they were now offering online ordering and delivery so I went for it. Nice having a place like that that will deliver again, hasn't really been available since WestCyd wings shut down.

    Food needed a little reheat and its expensive, but it was pretty quick delivery across town and food is good.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    I think they just started when they started carrying pizza. I think Cafe Northwest still delivers, too, but I'm not sure.


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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    We used to go to Okoboji in Ankeny all the time. But after several times of under cooked wings and gawd aweful prices, we dont go anymore


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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    I didn't see any pizza on the grub hub ordering menu. It's definitely nice having a place that will deliver a burger though in Ames again.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Does Es Tas still deliver? I used to get a good burger from their every so often.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    I wish EsTas delivered, If they do I am not aware of it.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyked15 View Post
    I didn't see any pizza on the grub hub ordering menu. It's definitely nice having a place that will deliver a burger though in Ames again.
    I'm not seeing it on their online menu now, either? They had it as recently as a couple of months ago - I think they were using Pasquale's Pizza or something similar.


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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    I think the owners of Okoboji Grill need to watch a little more bar rescue. Their menu is just TOO big, they literally have everything and it takes forever to get your food in the restaurant. Your Quality goes way down and Food prices go way up when you have such a large menu.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    I think they have the best spinach artichoke dip in town. If I could find a recipe that is as good, I probably wouldn't care if I went back.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    One of the worst places I've ever tried (at least the one on SE 14th in DSM). Not too sure what the appeal is.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Quote Originally Posted by pourcyne View Post
    One of the worst places I've ever tried (at least the one on SE 14th in DSM). Not too sure what the appeal is.
    I'm not sure about the differences in locations, but we used to go for MNF every week in Ames and I got the chicken strip basket as their house made batter was amazing. We were in DSM one weekend and the family was putting in an order there so I put in for the basket, and it was completely different and horrible tasting.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Quote Originally Posted by pourcyne View Post
    One of the worst places I've ever tried (at least the one on SE 14th in DSM). Not too sure what the appeal is.
    Agreed. Two of my all-time-worst dining experiences occurred at an Okoboji Grill.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Seems like Okoboji Grill fails to realize it's in the Applebee's category in terms of quality, and have not adjusted their pricing accordingly.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    We used to go to Okoboji in Ankeny all the time. But after several times of under cooked wings and gawd aweful prices, we dont go anymore
    Same here. That Ankeny one has been on a fast downhill slide for the last few years.



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    Re: Okoboji Grill

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Same here. That Ankeny one has been on a fast downhill slide for the last few years.
    Agreed. Used to do lunch there when I wanted a good burger. Now I hit the Ankeny Diner instead.



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