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O'Farrell Sisters

1108 Lakeshore Drive, Okoboji, IA
+1 712-332-7901
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“pancakes” (20 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“meringue” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
1108 Lakeshore Drive, Okoboji, IA
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We usually stop here once a year during our vacation and have large breakfast. It’s always good and the service is on point.

Thank terrybuchner1982
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We walked in and the first thing the server said was “sit anywhere you want and what would you like to drink. I said to the server “not sure, we don’t know if we are having breakfast or lunch. Do you mind if we sit...More

Thank speedee67
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Pancakes are grand. This restaurant was owned and operated by 3 sisters (O' Farrells) in the 50s and was bought by Butch Parks the owner of the Bare Foot Bar and Okoboji boats. The food is great for breakfast and lunch. Great pies. It is...More

Thank james R
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

After hearing good things and driving back through the trailer park we found this gem. The food was excellent and the portions were generous. The only drawback is when it is busy the wait for tables and food could be long. We will definitely make...More

Thank eagleroady
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This place is like a little time capsule with its black and white checkered floor and retro booths. Old school diner serving up amazing breakfast and drinks. The Super Bloody Mary are mixed well and full of snacks, and the cinnamon rolls are huge and...More

Thank lindsayneff33
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Kids loved the fluffy pancakes. Very good kid portion size. Hangover cure was great and filling. Definitely recommend!

Thank ngasperi
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The hostess warned us it would be an hour for our food to come. We said that was fine because we had seen such high reviews for this dive diner. We ended up getting our food after about 30 minutes. Despite the fact that they...More

Thank lizSiouxFalls_SD
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Went for breakfast, found the out-of way small shop tucked behind some trailers. Had to wait 30-40 min to get a seat. Then told breakfast would take 30-40 minutes to prepare as well. Food was ok, no better or worse than you could get at...More

Thank Jeff Z
Reviewed 7 August 2017

It harkens back to decades past. And thats about when its seems to have been built. But thats ok as the food will make you want to return. Sit inside if you can for the full dinner effect. Always seem to be busy, so breakfast...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Very busy for breakfast but great service and great food. Fun, old fashioned diner! Would definitely go again!

Thank Mavis S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 Lakeshore Drive, Okoboji, IA
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Okoboji
  • Phone Number: +1 712-332-7901
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