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Fireside Grille

) #34 of 41 Restaurants in Altoona $$ - $$$ American, ,
523 8th St SE, Altoona, IA 50009-1903
+1 515-967-8122
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (5 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:45All hours
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
523 8th St SE, Altoona, IA 50009-1903
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Nice little sports bar with a big menu and some fun activities like DJ Bingo. Similar to a place like Legends. Food good. Service was ok.

Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Have eaten here many times with friends and family. Lots of choices and really good and not very expensive either

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Looking for something different in Altoona, Iowa as the restaurant selection is limited. Fireside Grille has a great atmosphere and wasn't crowded. The menu had a lot to offer. Tried the mozzarella sticks, cheese wasn't melted. Had the frozen microwave taste but they weren't terrible....More

Thank SydPsycho
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Came for an Altoona soccer club trivia night. We were crammed into a small area that made it hard to get in/out from tables. Service was poor. Had to ask 3x for water & grab own silverware from waitress stand. Gave 3/5 due to food...More

Thank Guitarjess
Reviewed 21 March 2017

A hidden gem just outside the main Altoona shopping district; good food, reasonable prices, great service in a sports bar atmosphere.

Thank C Gary J
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Restaurant is a bit hidden in a strip mall but good food, good price and good service. Sports bar atmosphere. We will definitely come back.

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very friendly and continues to check on patrons and watches to see if they think something is needed. Great lunches and dinners.

Thank mas8315
Reviewed 4 February 2017

The Fireside Grille has good food, with fare prices but the service was non existent. We hadn't been there for about two years, boycotting due to poor service then and sad to say, no better now. We had reservations for a party of 8. When...More

Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Awesome food great service would recommend it to everyone they also have great drinks if you are interested

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Fireside Grille is the Swiss Army Knife for restaurants in Altoona, Iowa. They have you covered if you're looking for a quick bite after a baseball/softball games with excellent appetizers and pizza. I highly recommend their buffalo chicken wings. For those not in a...More

2  Thank Joseph N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
American, Bar, Grill, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
22:15 - 02:00
11:00 - 21:45
22:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 21:45
22:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 21:45
22:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 21:45
22:00 - 02:00
00:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 23:45
00:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 8th St SE, Altoona, IA 50009-1903
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 515-967-8122
A locally owned and operated bar and grill. Wednesday night Pub Trivia, Thursday night DJ Bingo. Party room available. Need catering? Fireside Grille in Altoona can accommodate any catering budget.
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