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Urban Grill

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3651 86th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-4007
515-278-1016
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Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice supper "out" in Urbandale

If I could I would give a 4.5 rating. We had reservations & thou they were busy we did not have too long of wait. Very nice, relaxing atmosphere. Good service & good price. The "inside out" tray with crab rangoon & won-ton chips was chosen for our appatizer. Good dip, but wish there had been... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Sac City, Iowa
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Sac City, Iowa
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

If I could I would give a 4.5 rating. We had reservations & thou they were busy we did not have too long of wait. Very nice, relaxing atmosphere. Good service & good price. The "inside out" tray with crab rangoon & won-ton chips was chosen for our appatizer. Good dip, but wish there had been more dip for 3... More 

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52722
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5 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Has great atmosphere. Very busy at lunch. The chicken Caesar salad was good. The sandwich I had was OK. My fries were cold. Not sure if I would return.

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Vonore, Tennessee
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149 restaurant reviews
647 helpful votes 647 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

There are a group of us women who like to get together for a drink and appetizer after work. This is our go to place as it has easy parking unlike going on downtown and the drinks and appetizers are good. We sat in the bar this time and had great service. We weren't rushed. We had the crab appetizer... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We have been going there regularly for girls get togethers for a few years. We always went for happy hour however last time we were there we were told we couldn't sit by the fireplace and get the half price appetizers during happy hour. So we moved to the bar. This time we sat outdoors and initially our waitress, who... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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119 reviews 119 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Been coming here for years and really have been satisfied with each visit. The dimly lit setting is very cozy and the decor is nice. Generally we like to sit in the bar - on a recent visit the NCAA basketball tourney was on. The food and drinks are delicious and the staff is friendly. Be careful as it can... More 

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Des Moines
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96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

When I came back from Iraq they made Shrimp Scampi for me. This time they said they didn't have the ingrediants. So we never returned.

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DES MOINES
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4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We decided to try the Urban Grill and wow we were surprised!! The décor was great and the service was excellent. Our lunch was very tasty and fresh. My Ruben was done traditional with killer sweet potato fries. My wife had fish and it was done perfectly she is not a big eater but did a number on this. Then... More 

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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42 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This is our first trip here. When we saw the interior, I expected higher prices. We came over lunch on Saturday. The food came quickly with no errors. Our server was quite pleasant. I had bbq shredded chicken with sweet potato fries. There was a nice menu I would definitely return and recommend to others.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Love meeting friends for Martini's here. Campfire martini last time...a seasonal martini..had a bit of fireball kick and it was great! Chicken nachos are a great appetizer to go with drinks! A step above what you'd think of as a neighborhood restaurant. Love the fireplaces this time of year!

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Hudson, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Excellent to all points of view. From service to the courteus managers. The food is excellent. The Crab Rangoon, the mussels, the ribeye out of this world. Fine french wine. Desserts fantastic. A must go. We were driving from WI to Branson, MO and as coincidence we found this great place. Don't miss it.

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  • Address: 3651 86th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-4007
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: 515-278-1016

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