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3610 173rd Ave, Maquoketa, IA 52060-9629
+1 563-652-9074
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

If you go to Obie's and didn't try their tacos, did you really go to Obie's? I heard rumors that this place has gone downhill over the years, and maybe it's just me, but I left just as satisfied as I did when I was a child. There's just something about the taco shells that have me craving to come... More 

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Thank Meghan L
Maquoketa, Iowa
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We have gone to Obie's for years. The food is good and the staff are very friendly. We love the taco's

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Thank cathyr954
Davenport, Iowa
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Casual place. Friendly staff. Had the bacon cheeseburger basket that came with fries & cottage cheese. The burger was cooked properly. The fries were thick, light on the inside and lightly crisp on the outside.

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Thank Travel2foto
Coralville, Iowa
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stopped here for a quick lunch while passing through to Dubuque. The restaurant is fairly plain and not fancy at all. They had a normal American-Food menu (burgers, fried appetizers, hot sandwiches) and then they had, what they called, their version of homemade Mexican food. My husband and I both ordered an enchilada off of the Mexican menu. It... More 

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Thank faithpark02
Bellevue, Iowa
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

The BEST Tacos in the Area!! You can not go to Obie's without getting their Tacos!! I did have their Taco Salad and it it very good also!

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Ankeny
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155 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Not sure why they call themselves a Mexican restaurant. I had nachos and husband had an enchilada. I've had much better nachos at a little league game. My husband enchilada was deep fried and had no enchilada sauce. There were also a ton of flies and they only take cash or check, no cards.

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Thank Pattie S
Maquoketa, Iowa
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209 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

This place was completely remodeled a year or two ago and is always nice a clean with a friendly staff. The taco or enchilada is always a good option, but don't order too much because the portions are huge!

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Thank Michael V
Monroe, Wisconsin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Ordered three could only eat two .. third made a great midnight snack. Great prices . Friendly place

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Thank nicholas j
Des Moines, Iowa
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176 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

First time we've been there since the remodel. Place looked clean. We couldn't figure out why it is just so noisy though. (Compared to other places of equal size,etc.) It was incredibly noisy. Our food was good, at a good price. Downside is, it took forever to arrive. We waited a long time, as did other guests. The service was... More 

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Epworth, Iowa
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 27 February 2015

We stopped here late on a Tuesday night after a basketball game, even though they were closing the kitchen they still served us with a smile from the waitress to cook to Bartender. I seen in that someone reviewed they only had can pop (soda) I was offered both can or fountain. I have ate here before and it is... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Mexican
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3610 173rd Ave, Maquoketa, IA 52060-9629
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Maquoketa
  • Phone Number: +1 563-652-9074

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?