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David's Milwaukee Diner

1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220
+1 515-465-3511
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pain perdu” (3 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“prime rib” (8 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Seriously, I've never had better French toast (Pain Perdu). It was soft and light in the middle and crispy on the outside with berries and toasted almonds on top. I didn't want it to end! My husband loved his chicken-fried steak, and they had a...More

Thank Erin B
JayHartz, Owner at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Thank you Erin! That is one of our best sellers and fan favorite. Thank you so much for the kind words and we are so glad that you enjoyed the visit. Hope to have you back soon! Thank you again.

Reviewed 10 January 2018

Ate here last night. Tuesday night they have a burger and fries special for $5.99! Cannot bea that. We ordered the appetizer Sampler. The brussel sprouts are unbelievably delicious and the sauce they pair them with is wonderful. Fried ravioli was very good too, as...More

Thank Robert M
JayHartz, Owner at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you Robert! We appreciate you giving us the opportunity to be of service and appreciate the time you took to write us a review. Hope to see you all again soon!

Reviewed 2 January 2018

The dining area did not have heat during our visit and with below zero temperatures outside it made dining very difficult. Prices are incredibly over priced for the quality and quantity of food you receive. You're essentially paying for subpar food and horrible wait staff...More

Thank lil_hr_girl
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Good food and fast service! My family and I ate breakfast, lunch, and dinner at this restaurant and we were very pleased. We would definite return!

Thank raechelhorner
JayHartz, Owner at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you so much! We are so thankful that you visited us and enjoyed our dining room!

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Located in the Hotel Patee, the Diner continues the theme of excellent art from the Hotel. Excellent murals and tooled leather add great ambience. We had dinner and breakfast at the diner. For dinner my wife had the shepherd’s pie which she thoroughly enjoyed. (She...More

Thank Jay Y
JayHartz, Owner at David's Milwaukee Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you Jay for such a detailed and wonderful review! I'm so glad that you and your wife enjoyed your visit with us and enjoyed the meal & service. We do hope to see you all again soon. Thank you again!

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Staying at Hotel Pattee. Chose to eat dinner here. Seated right away about an hour from closing time. I ordered the walleye beer battered with fries. Tasted fresh, or not previously frozen. Alittle greasy. The cheasrballs were good. My wife ordered the pork tenderloin sandwich....More

Thank trooper198
Reviewed 22 October 2017

On vacation in the area, we stopped here for dinner. We had to wait until 5:00 for them to open but it was worth the wait. The restaurant is in a beautiful old upscale hotel. The waiter was very polite and attentive. I ordered the...More

Thank Reform676
Reviewed 27 September 2017

So many excellent choices on the menu but we choose salads for dinner. All 3 salads were different and all were delicious. Very generous portions. Ate there again for breakfast and it was just as enjoyable. Bread is homemade, eggs cooked perfectly and bacon delicious....More

Thank KER1030
Reviewed 18 September 2017

My meal, overall, was pretty good but they need to polish their customer service skills. I called ahead to get an idea of their menu offerings since it wasn't online. I have food issues so it's important to know if there's something available I can...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The Diner is in the Hotel Pattee - we got in about 1 hour before closing so we lucked out. The one issue we had was that 3 of the items that our table ordered were out so they had to pick something else. I...More

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Questions & Answers
Danielle B
11 December 2016|
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Response from AaronLenz | Property representative |
Yes! We offer a children's menu. The kids love our Christmas Decorations and the train we have located inside our main dining room. Thank you
10 January 2015|
Response from Toby N | Reviewed this property |
Sunday Breakfast - 7AM - 2 PM Lunch- 11 AM to 2 PM Dinner - 5PM - 8PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1112 Willis Ave, Perry, IA 50220
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 515-465-3511
We are a full service restaurant and lounge. Great menu's with reasonable prices!
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