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Cafe Milo

4800 Mortensen Rd, Ames, IA 50014-5549
+1 515-268-3166
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
18 Jan 2017
“Great Atmosphere”
18 Aug 2016
“Tucked away treasure!”
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
4800 Mortensen Rd, Ames, IA 50014-5549
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

I'm always on the lookout for a good place to get some work done, and if I can get a good cup of coffee and some food, that's always a plus. This café hit all of those criteria with ease. The coffee was fantastic, the...More

1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I needed a coffee fix while my family slept-in at a neighboring hotel. Milo's delivered! The gals who took my order and made the drinks were very attentive and friendly. I even got a drink upgrade. They made great suggestions and accommodated special requests. I...More

1  Thank Angela B
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Had a black coffee and tiramisu. Very nice people working there, coffee was hot and really good. Tiramisu was a good combination.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I have been a fan of Cafe Milo for a long time. It is a great atmosphere to study or work in, and has fantastic locally roasted coffee! I love the soup and salad combo - always a hearty soup and a very fresh salad!...More

Thank AmesNative
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Came here twice, once for lunch and once for breakfast as it was within walking distance of the HGI. Excellent iced chai went down good on a hot day. Their gourmet grilled cheese was pretty good but could have benefited from some form of salt...More

Thank TheTravelingProf
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

This place is comfy. My first visit, 5Sep2015, I had a strawberry lemonade as it was late in the day. My only negative, I think the strawberry flavoring had hfcs in it (high fructose corn syrup) as we had checked the other syrup was sugar....More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Cafe Milo is a great place to order a cup of coffee and get caught up with friends. Sit around the fire place, on comfy chairs, or near a window. You could even sit on a high stool and plug into free Wifi. I have...More

Thank DEB309
Reviewed 14 November 2014

Cozy and good coffee. Fireplace, lots of outlets, wifi. Could chill there for hours.. too bad I had to go to work.

Thank Raventhrone
Reviewed 25 May 2014

Had breakfast here one day while staying at the HGI on business. Very tasty breakfast wrap and good coffee. Service was quick and pleasant. Great place for something quick, to go in the morning. Walking distance from the HGI as well.

Thank Gkalas
Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

Cafe Milo is my favorite place in west Ames. I have conflicting opinions with myself on if I want to post this review, because that means that others will discover how fantastic this place is- and part of me wants it all to myself and...More

Thank bbelling
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4800 Mortensen Rd, Ames, IA 50014-5549
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Ames
  • Phone Number: +1 515-268-3166
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