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North Liberty
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82 reviews 82 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A colleague and I went to Bennigan's for lunch while attending a conference. Service was beyond horrible! Our waitress was rude, short, curt, disrespectful, and obviously unhappy with her job. I would never in a million years recommend any other human being experience what we did!

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Des Moines, Iowa
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98 reviews 98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We visited this Bennigans on 10/25/2014, as I had received an offer for a Free Burger, Salad or Sandwich for my birthday with the purchase of another. When we walked in the door we waited 2 minutes to be seated while 3 female employees chatted it up at the end of the bar. We ordered 2 chicken strip meals at... More

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Aitkin, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

It was 8:30 pm in on a Thursday night in Des Moines, IA, and we had just checked into our hotel. Few places near the airport side of town were still open, but according to Trip Advisor this restaurant was open until 10 pm. We were seated very fast & asked if we wanted something from the bar and told... More

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Elk Horn, Iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I had never been to a bennigans before food was great service was good they were training someone so it was ok price was really inexpensive great value for the amount of food would go back again

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Farmington, Iowa
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67 reviews 67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stopped in to the bar to get a couple of drinks and order some food to take back to our room. When we arrived there was a group of four at the bar and only two people eating. One of the group was very drunk (not funny drunk, just loud and drunk). They had the Teevee's turned up way... More

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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99 reviews 99 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We had a burger and the Monte Cristo sandwich. The food was flavorful, the restaurant clean and the wait staff was good. Not particularly memorable, but it was good.

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Chose this establishment because it was close to our hotel. Loved the Irish flare but I've been to Ireland and this is not irish food. Our meals were average to good with the exception of one in our party (didn't like the deep fried sandwich they ordered). Our waiter was average at best. All in all, I would look around... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I wasn't exactly nostalgic for the Bennigan's brand and was surprised there was a location still open. However after eating here maybe they should have shut this place down as well. Slow service, rubbery chicken and poor television in the bar. Neck tattoos on the female bar staff added to that welcoming hospitality (sarcasm). I'd recommend eating and drinking elsewhere.

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Iowa
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328 reviews 328 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
383 helpful votes 383 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We ate dinner here during a recent trip to Des Moines. We picked Bennigans because it was within walking distance of our hotel. I ordered the monte cristo. It was good, but certainly not the best monte cristo I've had. My kids ordered steaks. The menu said they were some sort of fusion steaks, cooked in soy sauce. None of... More

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Edgerton, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Reservations had been made for a large group. The restaurant had only two waitresses & were totally unprepared. It took close to two hours to get our food, and it was cold on arrival.

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Additional Information about Bennigan's

Address: 1810 Army Post Rd, Des Moines, IA 50315-5413
Phone Number: 515-309-3110
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: American, Irish

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