The Café

Row 1

2616 Northridge Pkwy
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 292-0100
Café, Bakery, Coffee Shop
$ $
Mon–Thu, Sun: 7:00 AM–9:00 PM Fri–Sat: 7:00 AM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Go to the Cafe and devour a skillet of Mac n Cheese.
  • Amazing food at very reasonable prices. Nice atmosphere. Menu changes seasonally.
  • Just go there! You will be shocked there is a chic bistro like this in Ames,IA
  • Voted best sit-down restaurant and place for a first date in the Iowa State Daily's 2012 Student Choice Awards.
  • It is absolutely the best place to eat in Ames.
  • They should have butterscotch pot de creme ALL THE TIME!!!
  • The desserts...oh my. I've often thought about going here just for the desserts. Try one! Try them all! Try anything and you won't be disappointed!
  • Banana carmel cake is AMAZING.
  • Order off the deli menu any time of day, get plenty to eat and save a fortune.
  • Fantastic options for every meal. I go often and am never let down. The prices are very affordable and the menu gives me cues about what's in season for my own home cooking.
  • Impressed every it
  • Food was great. Not serving food in afternoon. Start serving at 5. Bakery open all day.
  • Ford quality
  • Food is delicious!
  • Brunch was great! Wish I lived closer!
  • Check out the Italian sodas! Delicious stuff!!
  • Everything's good here!!
  • Good atmosphere, great food
  • Good food good desserts
  • Drinks and appetizers are awesome.