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El Bait Shop

  • 200 SW 2nd Street | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 284-1970
  • Region: Downtown
  • Overview
    Beer is kinda our thing. With over 262 American Craft Brews on tap and 100+ in bottles, you are sure to find something to enjoy. Our menu of tasty Mexican favorites, wings and sandwiches is sure to please. We are Des Moines’ bicycle headquarters. Rated “Exceptional” by Beer Advocate; voted Draft Magazine’s 100 Best Beer Bars 2008-2016; voted by Des Moines as Best Bar (Overall), Best Beer Selection and more; featured on The Cooking Channel’s “Sandra Lee’s Taverns, Lounges & Clubs” in 2012.
  • Amenities
    Attraction Information
    Business Continuity
    General Information
    • Hours of Operation: Monday - Sunday 11 am - 2 am
    General Information
    • Accept Credit Cards:
    • Accept Motorcoach:
    • Average Price Dinner: $
    • Average Price Lunch: $
    • Bar:
    • Children's Menu:
    • Days of Operation: Sun-Sat
    • Hours of Operation: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sun-Sat.
    • Late Night Dining:
    • Outdoor Seating Capacity: 50
    • Patio Dining:
    • Total Seating Capacity: 94
    • Open For Business:
    • Takeout Available:
  • Location
    200 SW 2nd Street | Des Moines, IA 50309