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Siouxland’s Top 50 Restaurants for 2020 | Food and Cooking

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800 W. Seventh St., Sioux City

Authentic Vietnamese and Chinese meals available for dine-in and take-out.

515 W. Seventh St., Sioux City

The tasty and aromatic cuisine of Thaiand is on full display at this popular, family owned Westside eatery.

1408 Hamilton Blvd., Sioux City

Chinese staples like Sesame Chicken and Mongolian Beef served up in a comfortable, unpretentious manner.

4229 S. Lakeport St., Sioux City

Create your own unlimited stir fry by choosing meats, veggies and Asian-inspired sauces. It will then be cooked before your eyes.

Ichiban Japanese Steak House

4567 Southern Hills Drive, Sioux City

Tokyo-style Teppanyaki and Hibachi come to the Heartlands. Stick around for the sushi but the Sake Bombs will keep you coming back for more.

Mateo Fil-Am Kitchen & Catering

300 First St., Sergeant Bluff

Talk about a melting pot! Filipino cooking takes the best elements of Asian and Spanish cuisine while making a distinct taste of its own. 

4601 Dakota Ave., South Sioux City

Classic American truck stop comfort food, served 24/7. Nothing fancy, just good eating!

Johnnie Mars Family Restaurant

2402 E. Lewis Blvd., Sioux City

Classic American comfort foods plus a selection of Greek specialties in addition to breakfast served all day long.

448 Sergeant Road, Sioux City

Wide selection of chicken sandwiches, salads, soups and sides.

5714 Sunnybrook Drive, Sioux City

Yummy gyros, Athenian burgers and some things that don’t sound Greek to us (hello, Greek Nachos and Gyro Pizzas!) Let’s call it inspired by Greek Isles, shall we?

100 Plymouth St. S.W., Le Mars

Brisket, pulled pork, sausage links and chicken smoked by expert pitmasters. however, don’t dawdle. Once that day’s food is gone, they’re done with their service.

1762 Hamilton Blvd., Sioux City

Sioux City’s original soup & sandwich shop has been creating custom-made food on the go for years. 

800 Pierce St.; 4030 Floyd Blvd., 30 Fifth Ave., Le Mars

712-252-1197; 712-239-1460; 712-546-6030

Offers wide variety of breakfast favorites in addition to burgers, specialty sandwiches and Mexican fare.

2610 Gordon Drive, Sioux City 

Classic taverns served at a classic drive-in eatery that has been around for more than 65 years. Grab a Shopper’s Special and eat for a week!

Archie’s Waeside Steakhouse

224 Fourth St. N.E., Le Mars

Nationally known and family-owned chophouse serving traditional steaks, pork and seafood dinners in a low-key setting.

200 Military Road, North Sioux City

Feeling lucky? Then, check out a wide assortment of casino steak, pork and seafood faves at this popular North Sioux City destination spot.

Fireside Steakhouse & Lounge

121 East Main St., Anthon, Iowa

Steakhouse featuring prime rib, house-cut ribeyes and sirloins. Seafood, broiled chicken and steak burgers are also available.

385 E. Fourth St., South Sioux City

Gourmet food and elegant decor inside a restaurant that feature picturesque views of the Missouri River.

Minerva’s Restaurant and Bar

2945 Hamilton Blvd., Sioux City

Traditional upscale steak, fish and chophouse with pastas, salads and an extensive wine list.

1107 Fourth St., Sioux City

You can’t keep a good restaurant down. Late last year, Chef Brian Rees decided to bring back his popular Rebos eatery. With some new recipes as well as longtime faves, this Historic Fourth Street staple is back in business.

1024 Fourth St., Sioux City

Menu full of American, made-from-scratch favorites including pastas, soups and skyscraper sandwiches.

100 Virginia St., Sioux City

Craft American food and drink served unpretentiously in an upscale setting.

511 Fourth St., Sioux City

Authentic Italian fare served in an elegant, romantic atmosphere.

148 Gaul Drive, Sergeant Bluff; 15 First St. N.E. Le Mars

Over-the-top entrees and ginormous margaritas will make you salivate at this colorful Mexican eatery.

Campestre Mexican Restaurant

1800 Pierce St., Sioux City

Top-notch ingredients and creative cuisine make this a go-to place for authentic Mexican cuisine.

El Ranchito Mexican Restaurant

2101 Cornhusker Drive, South Sioux City

Fajitas, entomatadas and Chile Colorado served piping hot from the kitchen are sure to be a crowd-pleaser for your crew.

Monterey Mexican Restaurant 

3138 Singing Hills Blvd., Sioux City

Made-to-order quesadillas and burritos served in a casual setting. Kids menu are also available at this family-friendly eatery. 

3124 North Highway 75, Sioux City

Legendary Tex-Mex cuisine made by the family that first popularized it in Sioux City. Ask for extra chili gravy because we could drink that stuff with a straw!

1000 Degrees Neapolitan Pizza

1388 Hamilton Blvd., Sioux City

Create your own Neapolitan pizza from sauce, crust, cheeses, meats, veggies and more.

523 West 19th St., Sioux City

Quality ingredients and family recipes from a restaurant that have been around for the past six decades.

1417 Morningside Ave., W. 25th St. and Hamilton Blvd., Sioux City

712-276-1359; 712-252-5105

Take-out or delivery of pizza from a legendary Sioux City business.

5050 Sergeant Road, Sioux City

Featuring handcrafted pizzas and pastas as well as the best local and regional craft beers and taproom fare.

1430 Two Rivers Blvd. Le Mars; 50 St. Andrews Way, Sioux Center; 3322 Singing Hills Blvd., Sioux City

712-548-4444; 712-722-4444

Burgers, sandwiches, salads, wraps and pastas, along with a full craft beer and cocktail menu.

1101 Fourth St., Sioux City

Revolving craft beer list, classic cocktails and quality local foods that change with the season.

930 Fourth St., Sioux City

Craft beer joins forces with craft beer as Erik Martin’s critically acclaimed beers accompany a wide assortment of gourmet favorites.

630 Eighth Ave. S.W., Le Mars; 300 Gold Circle, Dakota Dunes.

712-546-8777; 605-540-0878

Pasta, wings, sandwiches and regional American pizza serve in a sleek, contemporary setting.

3711 Gordon Drive, Sioux City

Family-owned for 40 years and well-known for chicken, ribs and comfort food favorites.

5130 Sergeant Road, Sioux City

Hand-cut steaks, fall-off-the-bone ribs, and made-from scratch sides in a classic roadhouse fashion.

4501 Southern Hills Drive, Sioux City

BBQ, pizza, sandwiches and a wide assortment of All-American side dishes.