Introducing, The MINI - 1/2 CLUB! $4 - Downtown Business Lunch Special

About Us

Local Quality Food Fast !


We support local grocery stores and food distributors so your dollars stay local and the food purchased is always fresh!

We know it's tough to get out of the office for a long lunch. We're good at getting you quality food, fast. Call ahead or send us an email and we will have your food ready for pick up.  Or sit and enjoy one of our handcrafted sandwiches  and homemade soups.

Our Story


The building was originally purchased by R. Lyle Bergo who started Bergo's Clothing Store and The Bergo's Mini Mall in Downtown Mason City.

The Hungry Mind Restaurant first opened in 1976, we have been serving handcrafted soup, quiche, and sandwiches ever since.

Come visit us and meet our family.  



Send us an email with questions, we look forward to helping you design a perfect catering event.

Free delivery inside Mason City for orders of 5 or more sandwiches.  

We are committed to making sure that our customers have the best experience with local quality food.

Contact Us

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The Hungry Mind

16 S. Commerical Alley, Mason City, IA 50401

Phone: (641) 423-0121 - Fax: (641) 421-9622


Monday - Saturday: 11am - 3pm

Sunday: Closed