• Burger with fries
  • Bar area
  • Dessert
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About Us

We are a family-owned and operated restaurant, serving homemade food in the same location since 1998. We are open from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday thru Friday and 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. Breakfast and lunch are served all day long. We offer off-site catering for almost any size group and any occasion.

The name Whistle Stop fits with our wonderful town, Boone is home to the Union Pacific Railroad and the Boone Scenic Valley Railroad. Boone is in central Iowa, 15 minutes west of Ames ( Home of Iowa State University) and approximately 40 minutes north from the state capital of Des Moines.