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Cosi Cucina Italian Grill

1975 NW 86TH St, Clive, IA 50325-5505
(515) 278-8148
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Ranked #18 of 65 Restaurants in Clive
Price range: $30 - $30
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 2 blocks south of Hickman Rd
Description: (515) 278-8148
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Des Moines
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91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good to see the old owners back in charge. When I was on vacation from Iraq I took my then girlfriend in after pre dropping off a dozen roses. Which I had the waiter bring out. Unbeknownst to me the old owner had hit on her at a bar and she didn't know if the roses were from him or... More

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Clive, Iowa
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We invited another couple to Cosi Cucina on May 17 and had great food. I had the smoked chicken pasta, which has long been one of my favorites here. This dish is very consistent year after year. They do a nice job with the calamari appetizer as well. The wines and desserts were reasonably priced. The service was attentive. Another... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I had the rigatoni with sausage. Delicious, unblemished, rustic, Italian flavors .. then one of the best pieces of Tiramisu I have had in a long time. Definitely worth more than you pay for.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

Great meal last night. We covered the menu and all good. Wish they had half portions available. Chris was our server and very good.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Cosi Cuncina has been a locally owned italian restaurant for many years. The food is out standing and the price is not out of line. If you enjoy a cozy atmosphere with a small fireplace and low lighting give this place a try.....also the service is great!

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Boone, Iowa
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225 reviews 225 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Excellent service! Fun & very attentive! We all three had the Ribeye, raised right here in Iowa, it melted in our mouths! Served with an exquisite sauce, it is simply the BEST steak I have had in years. We called and made reservation 45 minutes before we got there. Very accommodating! My son has already made a trip back and... More

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Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We took advantage of a groupon because we were curious to see if the new owners changed anything about this restaurant. The service was outstanding. Our waitress was there for every need, but was not intrusive at all. Our calamari was in large, tender strips and came with a seasoned mayonaisse type dip. My husband had the spicy seafood linquinni... More

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Pella, Iowa
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

This was a family favorite when in the Des Moines area. I guess the #2 Outback will move into the #1 slot for us. I give it a terrible rating only because it is closing. We really enjoyed the food and they had a few really attentive waiters.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

My husband and try to make it here at least once a month. We no longer even look at the menu. We both always order the Ziti, because it is so sooo good! The calamari and the toasted ravioli are our favorite appetizers. Couldn't tell you about any dessert recommendations though, I'm always too full. They could use an interior... More

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Cottage Grove, Minnesota
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197 reviews 197 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

We eat here every time we are in Des Moines. It is an out of the way place (the "front" door is actually in the back of the building) where you are treated very well by the attentive staff. I usually get the spicy seafood pasta and am never disappointed. The red sauce has a kick to it that compliments... More

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Additional Information about Cosi Cucina Italian Grill

Address: 1975 NW 86TH St, Clive, IA 50325-5505
Phone Number: (515) 278-8148
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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