Restored historic cafe with displays, historical markers for Lincoln and Jefferson highways, restored operating six-unit motel, restored 1920s gas station and self-guided walking tours.
Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner with daily specials and a Sunday buffet. Known for reubens, hot beef, chargrilled burgers, homemade soups, salads and pie. Ice cream treats include Iowa-brewed Millstream soda floats, malts, shakes and sundaes. Motel adjacent. Seasonal farmer's market on site. Located 15 miles from Ames and 35 miles from Des Moines.