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The Radish Dining and Catering

721 E 1st St, Grimes, IA 50111-2237
+1 515-986-1900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“prime rib” (14 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
721 E 1st St, Grimes, IA 50111-2237
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We heard about the radish and thought we would try it out. We arrived about 8:00 pm and we were about the only people there beside a couple in the bar. We had a very nice waitress and good service. I was a little skeptical...More

Thank MarkM36364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a cozy little place with a lot of people coming and going. Wait staff was friendly. Food was ok. Beer and wine selection is ok. My filet was cooked perfect but didn't have much flavor. Ok place if you don't want to drive into...More

Thank JCJ0306
Reviewed 15 May 2017

wow! want to write a review but not give away the location of this gem! We went for Mothers Day brunch. It really appealed to us (a group of 8 ranging in 25-85) because it was small and quaint. There wasn't any loud music and...More

Thank MimiK7
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The Radish has gone through a few changes over the years, but the original chef, Mike, is back... and what a difference!! A new dinner menu is fantastic!! There is an upside to the prices, but there is an upside to the quality and taste,...More

Thank GoneAgain02
Reviewed 5 March 2017

So happy that we were referred to The Radish for "date night" with friends. The onion rings were fabulous, the chicken picatta was remarkable, friends fried chicken salad looked great, and the steak and shrimp was very good as well. Was very excited when the...More

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Lunch out with my 4 sisters, and no one enjoyed the restaurant. We were seated in an out of the way room, which perhaps was why we seemed to be forgotten. The server brought water for some and didn't return with water for the rest...More

Thank kahansen10
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Enjoyed a lovely family meal while visiting in Iowa. The restaurant was decorated for Christmas with fairy lights and greenery all around. Our waitress, Jamie, was delightful and attentive. My husband snagged the last piece of the prime rib special and was very pleased. I...More

Thank Cortney P
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Very good food and a quaint, comfortable setting. All of the staff were accommodating and great service.

Thank LeAnn L
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The Radish is a great local joint if you're tired of the chain restaurants that seem to all be the same. The food is good. If you pay cash, the owner will give you 10 percent off your bill. That's a solid deal.

1  Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We ordered a take-out lunch order for our entire family during our recent visit to Iowa to see our newest granddaughter. Immediately upon entering the restaurant both I and my son noticed a very rank smell that made us both want to puke. NO WAY...More

Thank AZGolfMan
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11 December 2016|
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Response from REIKE P | Reviewed this property |
about 22.00 no worse than Noahs and less than 801. but as if Mike is in kitchen.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 E 1st St, Grimes, IA 50111-2237
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Grimes
  • Phone Number: +1 515-986-1900
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