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Screaming Eagle American Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
228 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
+1 319-235-8865
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
228 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Average, fried bar food. Small portions. I expected "The kitchen sink" appetizer combo, for 13 bucks, to be a lot more. It was served in a plastic sandwich basket. Good stuff, but, I left hungry.

Thank 1204Kara
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My wife and I spent one night in Waterloo and decided to have a light dinner at the Screaming Eagle. We ate outside on a Sunday evening. Traffic was light which made for easy conversation and people watching. The food was delicious and our server,...More

Thank Adagio_Travelers
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Had a quick sandwich,a Reuben, and a couple of drinks. Great service and really good sandwich. Our waitress was attentive overall a wonderful stop

Thank cherylmike2
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is a great restaurant/pub if you are wanting to have a business luncheon, social dining and anything in between. I've been here several times, but kept forgetting to review it. EVERY time I've been there, the servers and service have been excellent. They all...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Very nice corner pub with a nice décor. The wait staff were great and keep up with our orders pretty good. They were pretty busy and seemed to be understaffed. Food was very good and came out of the kitchen within a respectable time. I...More

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Always something going on downtown, and Screaming Eagle is our hub. From lunch, to dinner, night out with friends. Drinks and live music. Bike night is a must for everyone!!

1  Thank kelkoolaid
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great variety of food & cold beer!! Always live music on the weekends & great place to watch your favorite Football Game. We love the Bike Night held every Thursday Night throughout the summer - with live music.

1  Thank _iaholic57
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We were in Waterloo to get our bike serviced and met our friends here for supper. It was a Monday night so there was hardly anyone in the place. We ordered 2 appetizers that were ok. Nothing special. For main fish Hubby ordered the Ruben....More

Thank Beverly S
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Drinks are reasonable priced, food is reasonable priced, but great tasting hors de vours (sp), fun atmosphere, bands are great also.

1  Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorites in Waterloo, good food, good prices, good music. Definitely check it out, and make sure to get to Thursday night "Bike Night" for the music and motorcycles.

1  Thank oldguytravelling
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 E 4th St, Waterloo, IA 50703-4702
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 319-235-8865
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