Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives Restaurants in Des Moines, Iowa

Des Moines, Iowa Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives Restaurants


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Flying Mango

Not yet, but Flying Mango Catering smokes or grills virtually everything else. Since 1997, we've rapidly earned a statewide reputation for creating uncommon and unparalleled cuisine with a dash of flair. Flying Mango prides itself on award-winning su ...

February 01, 2015 1 comments  5636 views


 (515) 255-4111


George The Chili King Drive-In

Whether you want to stay a while and soak in the vintage vibe or just pick something up to bring back to your place, George The Chili King Drive-In can make it happen. Owner George Karaidos aims to please. After all, that’s how we’ve managed to remai ...

December 13, 2014 0 comments  5579 views


 (515) 255-9950  [email protected]


Patton's Restaurant & Catering CLOSED

Patton’s Restaurant and Catering opened its doors in 2010 and is located on the east side of Des Moines, IA. Patton’s is a casual dining establishment offering Cajun Creole, Caribbean Jerk and a variety of Southern Soul with Flair. At Patton's, we b ...

December 05, 2014 3 comments  5877 views


 (515) 265-2203


Smokey D’s BBQ

Whether it’s Barbecue that you are after or a customized catering menu for your next corporate event, wedding reception, business lunch or just want to feed the family a great meal at an affordable price, Smokey D’s BBQ is the place for you. Come vis ...

December 05, 2014 2 comments  6917 views


 (515) 243-2747  [email protected]



Our story? Yes, it is true that this all began with me, your taco chef person, and a sort-of vision to make some bomb-ass tacos and maybe serve them at the Cumming Tap in Cumming, Iowa…or serve them downtown Des Moines from a bicycle or something…bu ...

February 01, 2015 1 comments  6777 views


 (515) 556-0571  [email protected]




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