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A photo of Tupelo Honey - Des Moines restaurant
4.4
Awesome(400)
$$$$
• Regional American (Contemporary Southern) • Des Moines
Booked 81 times today
Tupelo Honey is a revival of Southern food and traditions rooted in the Carolina Mountains we call home. We craft brunches, lunches and suppers that bring family and friends around the table and allow for conversations and cocktails to linger longer than usual. Please arrive on time with all members in your party present. We will cancel reservations 15 minutes after the scheduled time. The combining of separate reservations will not be honored. We look forward to seeing you soon!
A photo of Prairie Canary Restaurant & Bar restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(199)
$$$$
• American • Des Moines
Prairie Canary Restaurant & Bar serves comfort food with local flair in a historic building on Main Street in Grinnell, Iowa. Prairie Canary was opened in September 2012 and is currently owned by Chef, Paul Durr. Located in the city of Grinnell, also known as “The Jewel of the Prairie” and home to Grinnell College, Prairie Canary provides a gathering place where guests can enjoy Midwestern flavors in an inviting, understated atmosphere that speaks to the colors and textures of the Iowa prairie.Prairie Canary Restaurant & Bar is all about being local. From the name of the restaurant to the dishes on which the food is served, effort was taken to showcase local talent and area producers. Enjoy your meal on hand-thrown plates and bowls. Sit at hand-made hickory tables. Savor farm-fresh produce grown just miles away. Sip on an Iowa wine or pint of beer. We look forward to seeing you!
A photo of Fresko restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(733)
$$$$
• Farm-to-table • Des Moines
Booked 3 times today
“Fresko” meaning “fresh” inspires our creation of seasonal menus made from locally sourced ingredients. Fresko makes natural food from the bounty of Iowa farms whenever possible. The culinary team prepares product from start to finish applying natural time honored techniques with care at every step. This enriches the flavorful and nutritious product we serve and benefits our community. Fresko believes we are what we eat and eating well means living well.Fresko features a splendid assortment of original cocktails with a deep spirits menu and a beer program with sixteen beers on tap in addition to bottles and cans. Fresko's wine menu focuses on quality selections at a great value to our guests.
A photo of 801 Chophouse – Des Moines restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2517)
$$$$
• Steakhouse • Downtown Des Moines
Booked 22 times today
Located in the heart of downtown Des Moines, enjoy beautiful views and excellent customer service at 801 Chophouse. We value our guests and want to give you the best dining experience possible. Our restaurant has only prime USDA steaks, paired with innovative side dishes and an award-winning wine selection from around the world to create an upscale dining experience you won’t find anywhere else in Iowa. 801 Chophouse is the premier steakhouse in Des Moines and even offers private dining room options. Book a reservation online or via phone today.
A photo of Proudfoot & Bird restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(253)
$$$$
• Global, International • Des Moines
Booked 10 times today
Fine Dining in every aspect. Proudfoot & Bird, named after the original Hotel Fort Des Moines architects, pays homage to the glamorous days of years past with every detail. Adorned with stunning marble tables, intricate gold ceiling inlay, plush soft seating, and grand circular bar we have recreated a time that was filled with elegance, extravagance, and indulgence. Housed in the historic Hotel Fort Des Moines, we have taken every step possible to protect a valued piece of Des Moines’ cherished history. Two semi-private areas available, seating eight and ten guests respectfully. For reservations of 10, please contact Quin Lohenry at Qlohenry@firsthospitality.com, as there is a food and beverage minimum of $1000, plus applicable tax and gratuity.Only Reservations at this time.
A photo of RoCA restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1143)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown Des Moines
Shared Plates, Wine Bar, Craft Cocktails, Vibrant,
A photo of Hometown Heroes restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(7)
$$$$
• American • Des Moines
Booked 6 times today
A restaurant with a focus on good food, great atmosphere, and fun, Hometown Heroes will be the place to watch the game, play trivia, or catch up with your best friend.
A photo of Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - West Des Moines restaurant
4.3
Awesome(1330)
$$$$
• American • West Des Moines
Booked 29 times today
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is located in the shops just east of Jordan Creek Town Center next to the Courtyard Marriott. We offer authentic wood-fired steaks, seafood, specialty cocktails and select wines. Join us for Happy Hour Monday - Friday from 4-6:30PM in the FIREBAR® or on the patio. We offer top-notch service and upscale dining at a modest price.
A photo of Bari Italian restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(349)
$$$$
• Italian • Cedar Rapids
Booked 11 times today
With Chef Anthony Valvoda's blend of Traditional & Modern Italian-inspired cuisine and the experience of Manager Ryan Manka, Bari has opened its doors to invite you to enjoy the warm atmosphere. Whether it’s for a quick bite, an intimate meal, a business meeting or to gather with family and friends, Bari offers an exquisite menu with only the highest quality and freshest local and imported ingredients available.Our menu changes seasonally and offers a contemporary Italian flare interpretation of traditional flavors complemented by wonderful drinks and exceptional wine list of old and new world selections alike.Buon appetito!
A photo of Mulberry Street Tavern restaurant
4.5
Awesome(307)
$$$$
• American • Des Moines
Booked 14 times today
Mulberry Street Tavern brings a fresh yet nostalgic vibe to Downtown Des Moines. Once a hub for the city transit, it is now adorned with rich woods, leather, and a zinc bar that create a warm and timeless social destination. The open-hearth kitchen produces shareable worldly tavern fare, hearty entrees and, hands down, the best burger in Des Moines. Enjoy perfect classic cocktails, eclectic award-winning wines, and interesting regional and foreign beers on draught.

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