Greater Des Moines Restaurants

Prepare for eclectic eats, local lagers and delectable desserts. With hundreds of local restaurants, Greater Des Moines is your destination for unique, locally-sourced food and drink. From award-winning eateries to unassuming cafés it's easy to get your foodie fix here.

Taste why local chefs build dishes with Iowa-raised beef, eggs and produce. Give yourself a taste of place with a signature Des Moines dish like Latin King's Chicken Spiedini. Explore seasonal menus at renowned restaurants like Alba and Baru 66. See why food connoisseurs are picking up what our chefs are putting down on the table. Let your taste buds experience what Greater Des Moines is made of. A city with flavor. A city with a food scene that's heating up.

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Jasper Winery Red Wine

Sip on something Iowa grown and Iowa made. With several local wineries spread throughout the metro, sample dozens of red wines on patios or in tasting rooms and vineyards.
Creme Cupcake Sweets and Snacks

Satisfy your sweet tooth in Greater Des Moines. A city where custom creations meets traditional treats. Enjoy dessert and a cocktail that compliments the flavor
Reed's Hollow

I don’t think there’s anything in Des Moines quite like it. It’s an adventurous sort-of-place that satisfied the unique culinary experience I’ve been craving.


Use the menus below to find your perfect Greater Des Moines dining experience: