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Perkins Restaurant

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819 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
+1 319-351-1260
00:00 - 23:59
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102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stopped here with my son after his Dr. appointment and had brunch. I always love to have breakfast when I travel but my son likes pattie melts and Perkins has both. It was busy but we were seated within a few minutes, had our coffee and were ready when our waitress came. The hostess is very good at getting... More 

Thank Joyce O
Moline, Illinois
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Varied menu, reasonable prices, wonderful bakery items. Restaurant near hospitals and clinics, located on major thoroughfare.

Thank jamescU1154OJ
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I've been to other Perkin's before, which were fine. This one didn't measure up! It's difficult to mess up a breakfast but guess what! Even the coffee wasn't very good! Oh well!

Thank michigantraveler2016
Quebradillas, Puerto Rico
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296 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 248 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Well we visited this place few days ago during our only night in Iowa and the service and food was good in general , i enjoy my salmon and my daughter liked the classic hamburger and as always this restaurant open 24 hours and is well located near an Interstate road.

Thank ISRAEL29
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We come here often (and have had great service and food) but were extremely disappointed in the food and service this go around. There was a large group of high school football players there which may have accounted for some of the bad service. We were never checked on after being given our meal, had MULTIPLE waiters walk past us... More 

Thank scarleigh21
Estero, Florida
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220 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

This is a regular Perkins menu which I like for its variety. Food was well prepared and tasty. Service was excellent.

Thank HawkeyeGrad67
Owatonna, MN
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86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Older style Perkins. The food is standard Perkins cuisine. Pancakes were Rockstar, French toast was so-so. Definitely better than the breakfast at the nearby Hampton Inn.

Thank caad4rep
Phoenix, Arizona
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I called to order 2 dinner salads. The fellow who took my call could not have been more pleasant or helpful. I made some changes to my salad & he had no problem with changes. Salads were good & just the way I ordered them.

Thank betts18
Iowa City, Iowa
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Went there recently for a late dinner after the CyHawk game. It was about 11pm on a Saturday. I was with a group of 4. It wasn't as busy as we were expecting. We were quickly seated. Which was the best part of our experience at Perkins. Our server, who may have been the only one working the whole restaurant,... More 

Thank RandallTheFirst
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Perkins has been around for a long time, but never fails to deliver. The menu has anything you could want on it for a good hearty breakfast.

Thank Anne B T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 1st Avenue, Coralville, IA 52241
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Coralville
  • Phone Number: +1 319-351-1260

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?