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Pizza Ranch

1404 Boston Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8776
+1 515-232-1999
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“dessert pizza” (3 reviews)
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1404 Boston Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8776
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight we dined at Pizza Ranch. What a wonderful experience! We were with a party of 16 and were able to enjoy ourselves in their lovely party room. The staff brought us their especially-made-for-us pizza, hot out of the oven. (Their sauerkraut and pineapple pizza...More

Thank DEB309
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We have 2 adults, 2 teens and 3 girls under 10 years old so Pizza Ranch is our favorite Tuesday night spot with Kids Eat Free. We all love the fried chicken and they make a really good Chicken Bacon Spinach Alfredo pizza per my...More

Thank Jasmin D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Landed in Ames later than expected. We found a card for the Pizza Ranch at the hotel front desk. We were very surprised when we called and found d they had much more than Pizza. We ordered two chicken dinners. They arrived in much less...More

Thank Chuck M
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent service and the food was great I highly recommend this place to eat Paul was fantastic and all service kind

Thank C4554MIhelenh
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped off to get fuel and this place caught my eye. Cool looking building on the outside as well as the inside. Friendly staff. But the pizza was similar to that of a frozen style box pizza. The fried chicken was decent far better...More

Thank Jdk426
Reviewed 13 July 2017

It was a decent place to eat. The pizza was average and the chicken was good. I went for the chicken, so it was a good meal at a reasonable price.

Thank Jan V
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I've only had one problem with Pizza Ranch in the years I have gone there, and it was that I was overcharged $11+ on my credit card, and when I repeatedly tried to get it resolved, there was NO response from either local owner nor...More

1  Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The chicken was hot and very good. The pizza on the other hand, did not look or taste fresh. We were there at 5 p.m. on a Tuesday. They brought out the hot pizza we requested when we arrived, but no other pizza was hot...More

Thank penguin819
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This was my first time at a Pizza Ranch, which seem to be all over the mid-west. I didn't care for the buffet, as I believe that pizza would be served hot and fresh out of the oven, and not from under a heat lamp....More

Thank Paul U
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's not just about the pizza! Great buffet with fried chicken and so much more. Pizza desert!? Again: That's all I've got!!!!!

Thank motox1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1404 Boston Ave, Ames, IA 50010-8776
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-232-1999
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