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Whether you are looking for a romantic fine-dining experience or a healthy lunch at a local deli, you'll find it in Ottumwa. Home to over 50 unique restaurants, you will never find yourself far from a great dining experience. Search by keyword or view all listings below.
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Appanoose Rapids Brewing Company
332 E Main St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-4008
AppanooseRapidsBrewingCompany.com

Opened in the fall of 2010, Appanoose Rapids is located in a renovated brick building named by Main Street Iowa as the best adapted re-use of a historic building in the state! It has quickly became a favorite dining spot in O'Town.

Applebees Neighborhood Grill & Bar
1301 Vaughn Dr (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-1711
www.Applebees.com

Famous for our American cuisine. Featuring thick, juicy steaks, cold crisp salads and Applebees famous riblets, with a full-service bar. Visitors rave about the friendly local staff. You will be warmly welcomed at Applebees.

Arbys Restaurant
1130 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-2371

Arbys is well-known for its roast beef sandwiches and curly fries topped with Arby sauce.

Ashbys
1110 N Quincy Ave #10 (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-1625

Indulge your ice cream craving while shopping at Quincy Place Mall!

Benchwarmers Eatery & Sports Lounge
2209 Roemer Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 777-3987

This family-friendly eatery and sports lounge is great for a quick lunch or a night on the town. Enjoy sandwiches, salads, pizza, burgers and of course, their award-winning hot wings! Benchwarmers also offers ping pong, pool, darts, video games, and karaoke. Summer league sand volleyball is also available.

Big Apple Bagels - Momma Joies
1137 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 814-5625

Soups, salads and sandwiches are served and, of course, bagels! Smoothies and gourmet coffee are on the menu. Pizza is served 4:00-9:00 PM. Catering is also available.

Breadeaux Pizza
401 E Main St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-4617

Breadeaux has been the place families have turned for pizza for more than 20 years - known for our French crust.

Brick House Grill
536 E Main St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0917

Brooklyns Bar & Grill
1527 Albia Rd (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-9250

Get a bite to eat at Brooklyns while bowling at Bridge City Bowl. Its the perfect combination.

Bubba-Qs Restaurant - Quincy Place Mall
1110 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0082
www.Bubba-qs.com

Bubba-Qs features it award-winning barbecue but also offers a full menu. Open lunch and dinner.

Burger King
1122 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8563

Every day, have it your way!

Canteen Lunch in the Alley
112 E Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-5320

An Ottumwa institution serving loose meat sandwiches and pies for decades - lunch in alley, under the parking ramp! There is only place to get a Canteen.

China Star Buffet
1105 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-8229

Chinese fare conveniently located off Quincy Avenue and US Highway 34 near Kmart and Quincy Place Mall.

Ching Dow Restaurant
704 Richmond Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-3133

This extensive buffet and Mongolian grill have something to please everyone. You can also order from the menu. Carry-out is available, as are private party/meeting rooms.

Chommys Bar & Grill
115 Fourth St (Map)
Eldon, IA 52554
(641) 652-3461

Chommys serves lunch specials and sandwiches daily. On Friday and Saturday, they have steak dinners. Sunday is the only day they serve breakfast starting at 9 a.m. Monday-Saturday, their hours are 10 a.m.-2 a.m.

Country Kitchen
1107 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0776
www.CountryKitchenRestaurants.com

Country Kitchen offers a wide variety of entress, buffet and a large salad bar. Breakfast is served all day. Party/meeting room available.

Courtside Bar & Grill
2511 N Court St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 226-5002

North side Ottumwas premier sports bar and grill is known for its fantastic burgers and waffle fries. With a full menu and nine TVs, it is the perfect place to catch the big game or meet friends.

Dairy Queen
1314 Albia Rd (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-9767
www.DairyQueen.com

Shakes, cakes and blizzards! So good its riDQulous.

Dominos Pizza
301 N Wapello St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5151
www.Dominos.com

Recognized as the world leader in pizza delivery.

El Potro
2804 N Court St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 346-0380

Convenient to residents and hotel guests on Ottumwas north side, its Mexican menu draws customers from near and far.

Fiesta Cantina
2517 Northgate St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8541

Serving the Ottumwa area for over 25 years, Fiesta Cantina is your home for Mexican and American entrees from sizzling fajitas to frosty margaritas. Open daily at 11 a.m.

Grahams Milk & Dairy Co
627 W Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-4372

Grahams is Ottumwa's sweetest secret! Serving soft-serve specialties at great prices, including sundaes, shakes, parfaits, cones, flurries, slushies and much more!

Happy Joes Pizza & Ice Cream Parlor
315 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4565
www.HappyJoes.com

Good times to be together include a visit to Happy Joes!

Hy-Vee Food Store - North
2453 N Court St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-3341
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Whether it is carry-out or dining in, Hy-Vee North has a great selelction of Chinese, home-cooked favorites, extensive salad bar, and bakery.

Hy-Vee Food Store - South
1025 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4561
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Whether it is carry-out or dining in, Hy-Vee South has a great selelction of pizza, home-cooked favorites, extensive salad bar, and bakery.

Juanitas Pupuseria Restaurant
537 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-6016

Serving traditional foods from El Salvador in a comfortable atmosphere. Juanitas is an experience that you should not miss.

Kentucky Fried Chicken
1132 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5981
www.KFC.com

The Colonel's 11 herbs and spices are calling your name. KFC, we do chicken right.

Long John Silvers
925 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-3500

At Long John Silvers, they speak fish.

Lopez Bakery
233 N Sheridan Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-6231

A variety of authentic pastries are baked fresh daily. Tamales and other favorites are also available.

Los Cactus Taqueria
1119 E Main St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-2222

Authentic Mexican food is served at Los Cactus Taqueria.

Los Jimadores
1111 N Quincy Ave Ste 111 (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 672-9110

Los Jimadores is the latest Mexican restaurant to open in Ottumwa!

McDonalds - Inside Walmart
1940 Venture Dr Ste B (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0213
www.McDonalds.com

McDonalds: Im lovin it! Located inside Walmart off the grocery entrance.

McDonalds - North
2441 Northgate Dr (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-6345
www.McDonalds.com

McDonalds: Im lovin it! Located off Iowa Highway 149, west of Hy-Vee, on the north side of Ottumwa.

McDonalds - South
222 Richmond Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4116
www.McDonalds.com

McDonalds: Im lovin it! Located at five corners on the south side of Ottumwa.

Morgans Corner
436 W Second Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-0851

Open daily at 11 am with chili always on the menu. Serves home-made chips, fresh cut fries, burgers, tenderloins, and Phillys - grill is always open.

Papa Murphys Take & Bake Pizza
819 Albia Rd (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-2132
www.PapaMurphys.com

Just like the name says, take and bake pizza.

Papa Techels Grill
2601 Roemer Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8005
www.ChampionBowlOttumwa.com

Located inside Champion Bowl, grab a bite to eat while throwing a few strikes.

Pizza Hut - Delivery
304 N Fourth St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8776
www.PizzaHut.com

Your favorites, your Pizza Hut. Call for delivery today!

Pizza Hut - North
2513 Northgate St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8755
www.PizzaHut.com

Your favorites, your Pizza Hut. Stop by to enjoy yours today!

Pizza Hut Wing Street
1247 Theater Dr (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8757
www.PizzaHut.com

Your favorites, your Pizza Hut. Stop by to enjoy yours today!

Pizza Ranch
1791 Venture Dr (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-0800
ottumwapizzaranchllc@gmail.com

Pizza Ranch is known for its "mile long buffet" featuring pizza but also serves sandwiches. Delivery and catering are also available.

Quiznos Subs
627 E Pennsylvania Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5661
www.Quiznos.com

Quiznos for subs, soups and salads.

Recovery Room
1805 W Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-2115

Stop by for good food with friends.

Riverside Family Restaurant
1317 E Mary St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-2386

With an extensive menu and great service, Riverside is an incredible value! Great prices, great food, great service! Located just off Highway 63 on Ottumwa's south side. Party/meeting facilities are available.

Rock N Roll Dairy Bar
1110 S Madison Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0124

Satisfy your sweet tooth with a delicious treat from Rock N Roll Dairy Barn. Located on the south side of Ottumwa, this dairy bar is a sweet spot you shouldnt miss, not to mention our homemade tenderloins.

Roes Sports Bar & Restaurant
221 N Wapello St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-4178
www.roesottumwa.com

This locally-owned and operated restaurant and sports bar offers steak, pork chops, a variety of pasta dishes, and houses a full bar.

Second Street Cafe
107 E Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5626
www.HotelOttumwa.com

Located in the historic Hotel Ottumwa, Second Street Cafe is an Ottumwa favorite. Featuring breakfast all day, soups, salads, sandwiches, plated dinners and more. Party/meeting facilities are available.

Sirloin Stockade
2565 Northgate St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8731
www.StockadeCompanies.com

Featuring fresh cut steaks and our famous All-You-Can-Eat Buffet. Includes hot entrees, homemade salads, fresh breads and choice desserts. Carving on the buffet every day after 3:30 p.m. and all day Sunday. Banquet facilities for up to 96 people.

Smokin Jos
618 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-5659

Grab a bite to eat at Jo s.

Sonic Drive-In
222 N Wapello St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-6863
www.SonicDriveIn.com

Americas drive-in with a menu full of comfort food.

Subway - North
2455 Northgate Dr (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-9000
www.Subway.com

Subway: Eat Fresh, Live Green! Located on the north side of Ottumwa off Iowa Highway 149.

Subway - South
608 N Hancock (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-8888

Subway: Eat Fresh, Live Green! Located on the south side of Ottumwa off US Highway 34.

Subway - West
1108 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8255
www.Subway.com

Subway: Eat Fresh, Live Green! Located on the west side of Ottumwa off US Highway 34 near Quincy Place Mall.

Taco Bell
923 N Quincy Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-9230
www.TacoBell.com

Taco Bell: Think Outside the Bun!

Taco Johns
423 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-0965
www.TacoJohns.com

Taco Johns: The Fresh Taste of West-Mex!

Tasty Burritos
707 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-1618

Tequila Grill
112 N Market St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 954-9665

The Legend Italian Restaurant & Sports Bar
345 Richmond Ave (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 684-0001

Dining just south of Greater Ottumwa Park on Richmond Avenue

The Little Bake Shop
101 S Market St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 954-9033

Known for its cupcakes, The Little Bake Shop offers cakes and cookies of all shapes and sizes for parties and special occasions. Or anyone can stop by just for a cup of coffee and a cake ball.

The Lucky Rooster Coffee House
207 E Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-5941
www.TheLuckyRooster.com

Not your average lunch stop: fresh crisp salads, delicious homemade soups, and made to order sandwiches! Leave full without the guilt. Custom baking available too: cookies, candies, brownies and cakes for every occasion.

The Pickle Barrel & Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream
331 E Main St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-1385
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The Pickle Barrel offers a variety of delicious foods, such as sandwiches, loaded baked potatoes, hot dogs, homemade soups, homemade pies, cookies, desserts, ice cream, and more. Hours are Wednesday-Saturday, 10 am-7 pm.

The Vine Coffeehouse
1207 N Jefferson (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 814-4885
www.TheVineCoffeehouse.com

At The Vine Coffeehouse, they offer more than just coffee: espresso, specialty drinks, sandwiches, flatbread pizza, soups, salads, and breakfast.

Tom Tom Tap
107 E Second St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-8051

Located in the Hotel Ottumwa, the Native American decor and video games make it a favorite of locals and visitors alike.

Uncle Bucks Bar & Grill
518 Church St (Map)
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 682-4449

Uncle Buck's offers a full menu, daily specials, and $1.00 tacos during the week. Be sure to stop in for karaoke on Friday and Saturday nights.

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Ottumwa, Iowa 52501
(641) 684-4303
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