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The Hungry Mind

16 S Commercial Aly, Mason City, IA 50401-3922
+1 641-423-0121
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good59%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
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LOCATION
16 S Commercial Aly, Mason City, IA 50401-3922
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2017

I have had a very good club from this restaurant. Also, their quiche is quite good! However, I was talked town to and treated like an idiot by the man who served me.

Thank Keriann H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you are looking for a local one of a kind restaurant this is the place. Great food and unique venue.

Thank Paula Z
Reviewed 14 February 2017

When I worked in Southbridge Mall I really enjoyed a weekly lunch at the Hungry Mind. They always have a homemade soup of the day, which I LOVED. They have a wide variety of creative sandwiches, even for vegetarians. They have great burgers, and offer...More

Thank Carol_Merriweather
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very busy go early, staff very good! Mason city iowa best kept secret, good food and good service, the building very clean,

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 12 January 2017

First time here, very unique & interesting decor, well worth coming here just for that. But, the menu is also very interesting. Fantastic staff, prices are very reasonable, I would eat here again. The food was great.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stumbled across this place after looking on Trip Advisor. Not much to look at on the outside , great atmosphere on the inside. We had sandwiches wifh chips and pickle. Nice little surprise of a tootsie roll on our plates. Bigger on the inside this...More

1  Thank Gardengirl33
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We went to the Hungry Mind for lunch while touring the art and history of Mason City. It is a smallish sandwich shoppe; one orders at the counter and the food is brought to table. While the sandwiches were good, it was not a place...More

Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I was really excited to try this place, as they have been around forever and have had some famous guests. My sandwich was good, but just nothing special. I was expecting more, especially for the price. However, the people working there were extremely nice and...More

Thank yelyah12
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

A cute place for lunch but not gluten friendly so why 4 stars? Well the other 3 people I was with with enjoyed there food. I had a lovely Chardonnay and they let me eat my yogurt and apple with a smile. I had looked...More

Thank kmalmberg1
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Good food, dark decor and friendly staff. Love the decor of antique tables and chairs. Great place to read a book or chat with family and friends. Food is good and fresh.

Thank 788Pamela_O_12
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Ann A
Are you open on Dunday for breakfast
27 May 2017|
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Response from Jeff B | Reviewed this property |
That I do not know, sorry. I was there only during the weekdays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 15:00
Thursday
09:00 - 15:00
Friday
09:00 - 15:00
Saturday
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 S Commercial Aly, Mason City, IA 50401-3922
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Mason City
  • Phone Number: +1 641-423-0121
  • E-mail
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