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    Breakfast in Ames

    hi all. thought I would venture over here to get you expert opinions. Where is a good place to have sunday breakfast in Ames? My family and i are coming down for my brother's graduation from ISU. We are staying in Ames saturday night(don't ask me how I found a hotel room, Boone was booked, but Ames still had rooms) so i was wondering a good place to eat sunday morning before we head out of town. I'm sure my bro would have great advice, just want to get a general opinion from others. Thanks!



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    The Tip Top! But only if you like Chili. Kidding.

    I know Olde Main used to have a brunch buffet, not sure if they still do though.


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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    After Cyclone Truckstop closed breakfast in Ames ceased to exist for me.



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by EggMcClone View Post
    After Cyclone Truckstop closed breakfast in Ames ceased to exist for me.
    Coming from a guy named EggMcClone this is pretty funny.



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    The Gateway Hotel has a great Sunday brunch.


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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Gateway.



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    I know Olde Main used to have a brunch buffet, not sure if they still do though.
    Got to second the Olde Main buffet. Much better than Gateway or any experience I've had at that place out on East Lincoln Way (though I don't even know if it's still open).


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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Tiffany's?



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

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    Tiffany's?
    Sure, that sounds like it could be the name of it!


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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    Sure, that sounds like it could be the name of it!

    I was making fun of the song "Breakfast at Tiffany's" by Deep Blue Something...that just made my day



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

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    I was making fun of the song "Breakfast at Tiffany's" by Deep Blue Something...that just made my day
    Wow - I must say, I wasn't expecting you to reference THAT song. I thought you were responding to me not knowing the current name of that place out on West Lincoln Way - I have no clue what its name is currently, so that sounded as good as anything else!!


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    You say we've got nothing in common
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    And we're falling apart
    You say the world has come between us
    Our lives have come between us
    But I know you just don't care



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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Tiffany's?

    lol! If they did have a place named that, i would definatly have to go.



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    I think I remember the film.
    As I recall, I think, we both kind of liked it.


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    Re: Breakfast in Ames

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    Tiffany's?
    Damn you! I was just coming here to post that. DAMN YOU!



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