20 Best Restaurants In Des Moines, IA

Last Updated:
Sort
El Bait Shop is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 200 Southwest 2nd Street. This restaurant serves buffalo chicken egg rolls, guacamole, club sandwich, beef stroganoff, 2 broasted drums, reuben, and fried pickles. They also serve the original pizza puff, soft shell taco (beef or chicken), pb&j, b.b.c., chicken pot pie, corn, and fried cheese curds. They are open every day of the week....
200 Southwest 2nd Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
1
23 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Flying Mango is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 4345 Hickman Road. This restaurant serves black beans & rice, cajun catfish, bass-ackwards chicken wings, rib plate, grilled trigger fish, cheese quesadilla, and louisiana "bbq" shrimp & grits. They also serve bbq pulled pork sandwich, the jenny salad, bbq chopped brisket, louisiana platter, oven-roasted spiced apples, andouille...
4345 Hickman Road, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Rank
2
27 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Proof is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 1301 Locust Street. This restaurant serves crispy duck leg, classic hummus, ribeye, gloucster sea scallops, bone marrow platter, kebbeh, and preserved lamb. They also serve season vegetables, charcuterie board, chicken wings, pork, halloumi,...
1301 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
3
19 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Wasabi Chi is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 5418 Douglas Avenue. They are open every day except Monday. Named after our location in Des Moines, the Douglas King roll is created by hand from crispy soft shell crab, cream cheese, jalapeño and basil, topped with spicy tuna, tobiko and...
5418 Douglas Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Rank
4
15 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Wasabi Tao is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 400 Walnut Street. They are open every day except Sunday. Named after our location in Des Moines, the Douglas King roll is created by hand from crispy soft shell crab, cream cheese, jalapeño and basil, topped with spicy tuna, tobiko and...
400 Walnut Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
5
12 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Akebono 515 is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 215 10th Street. They are open every day of the week. And a new flair to Japanese cuisine. Owned by four young motivated and passionate chefs of Japanese cooking with. And expanding communities. From the ambiance to the food, the owners have each lent his personal touch. Over 20 years of experience, akebono in Des Moines is the next...
215 10th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
6
13 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Hagar's Manhattan Deli is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 3705 Ingersoll Avenue. They are open every day except Sunday. Capicola, Italian Beef, Pepperoni, Hot Pepper Cheese, Provolone Cheese, Mild Fried Peppers & Red Roasted Peppers with Mayo, Oil & Seasoning on a Hoagie Bun. Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle, Green Pepper, Mild Fried Peppers, Coleslaw, American & Provolone Cheese,...
3705 Ingersoll Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50312
Rank
7
10 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Baru 66 is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 6587 University Avenue. This restaurant serves sauteed italian plum, housemade tagliatelle, croustillant de chevre chaud et salade verte, roasted duck breast, clafouti aux cerise, wild ono crudo, and monkfish. They also serve mission fig salad, tomato-basil sable, baru classic filet au poivre, panna cotta, spring rack of lamb, veal filet,...
6587 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50324
Rank
8
8 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Woody's Smoke Shack is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 2511 Cottage Grove Avenue. This restaurant serves cucumber & onions (seasonal), woody's best meal deal, creamy mac n' cheese, sliced smoked ham, creamed corn, platters a, and cottage cheese. They also serve woody's special, tuesday: smoked pork chop, broccoli rice casserole, woody's combo, cole slaw, assorted cookies, and green...
2511 Cottage Grove Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Rank
9
14 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Zombie Burger + Drink Lab is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 300 East Grand Avenue. They are open every day of the week. Everything you wanted to know about Zombie Burger's GOREmet burgers and famous shakes. Famous for inventive flavor combos in a “post apocalyptic chic” setting, Zombie Burger serves fast food with a culinary edge. A GOREmet eatery evoking classic roadside burger...
300 East Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
10
57 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Fong's Pizza is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 223 4th Street. This restaurant serves big fong, chinese cheesesticks, side salad, raspberry cheesecake egg rolls, chicken parmesan, garlic four cheese bread^, and crab rangoon*^. They also serve taco, polynesian, 4th street special, chicken strips, iowan, pizza boat, and crab rangoons. They are open every day of the week. Fresh...
223 4th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
11
49 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Centro is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 1003 Locust Street. This restaurant serves digestifs, tuscan chicken panini, zucchini orange cake, the grilled cheese, sauteed vegetables, hand-cut fries, and handmade cavatelli lemmo’s. They also serve chicken francese, three cheese medallions, gelato and italian ice, sauteed spinach, wood-grilled atlantic salmon, the ribeye, and eggplant...
1003 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
12
43 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Django is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 210 10th Street. This restaurant serves cornmeal encrusted crab cakes, crepes django, fromage a trois omelet, chicken salad sandwich, berries and cream crepes, sauteed broccolini, and stuffed french toast. They also serve fried brussels sprouts, hand-cut french fries, tuna niçoise salad, grilled portobello, spinach salad, caramel apple...
210 10th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
13
38 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Francies is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 2100 Wakonda View Drive. They are open every day except Sunday. Locally owned and operated, Francie's serves up great American style lunch and dinner. Est in 1987, this neighborhood bar and grill has your favorite domestic and specialty beers in a casual environment welcoming to everyone. We offer first come first serve seating with a very...
2100 Wakonda View Drive, Des Moines, IA, 50321
Rank
14
6 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Jethro's BBQ is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 3100 Forest Avenue. This restaurant serves waffle fry nachos, one pancakes & eggs, wilma 's apple dumpling, cottage cheese, the jethro breakfast, catfish po boy, and jake’s bbq steak chili. They also serve the carolina, becky sue’s crispy bbq chicken, carolina, catfish dinner, the world famous adam emmenecker, one egg, and bbq sliders....
3100 Forest Avenue, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Rank
15
29 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Americana is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 1312 Locust Street. This restaurant serves truffle mac & cheese, house veggie burger, lowa chop, truffled mac & cheese, burger americana, ginger salmon, and monte bristo panini. They also serve the club, seared tuna salad, rise & shine burger, seared tuna, cheese steak americana, chicken avocado, and lamb chops. They are open every day of...
1312 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
16
22 votes
Sponsor
0.0
A Dong Restaurant is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 1511 High Street. This restaurant serves pho a dong, pho tai nam, co xu mai, bo bia, pho xao chay, pho tai gan, and pho chin. They also serve cha gio, com ga xao ca ry, com suon bi, bi cuon, com bi cha (hoac com tam), com ga xao xa ot, and bun tha hu xao chay. They are open every day except Monday. A Dong is a family owned...
1511 High Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
17
21 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Smokey D's BBQ is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 5055 Northwest 2nd Street. This restaurant serves spud sticks basket, apple dumpling, man handler, wednesday, cottage cheese, corndog bites, and pulled chicken. They also serve the whole pit, potato casserole, half rack, fried pickle chips, ribs (2 bones), bbq sliders, and dode bars (scotcharoos). They are open every day of the week....
5055 Northwest 2nd Street, Des Moines, IA, 50313
Rank
18
17 votes
Sponsor
0.0
Hessen Haus is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 101 4th Street. This restaurant serves mac & cheese baden-baden, oma's apple crisp, hunter’s pizza, red hot polish sausage, mixed vegetables, german chicken sandwich, and gator fingers. They also serve grilled chicken sandwich, goulash, jumbo soft pretzel, steinbach steak salad, pickled polish sausage, apfelkorn, and schweinshaxe. They...
101 4th Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
19
19 votes
Sponsor
0.0
High Life Lounge is a restaurant located in Des Moines, Iowa at 200 Southwest 2nd Street. This restaurant serves carrots & celery, extra dressings, chili cheese fries, mac and cheese, reuben, quesadilla, and buffalo chicken salad. They also serve homemade hot or mild tortilla chips, bacon wrapped tator tots, chips and cheese sauce, thin-sliced onion rings, hot turkey, beef stroganoff, and taco...
200 Southwest 2nd Street, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Rank
20
19 votes
Sponsor
0.0