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800 S 50TH St Ste 110, West Des Moines, IA 50265-5382
5152240500
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Sunday
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Doing business
Special occasions
Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good choice

This was a really good restaurant. Nice wine/beer list. Our party of 4 all enjoyed our meals. My only complaint was that the original menu didn't have any salads on it. They had to give us the small plate menu. Thought that was odd. We actually ordered everything from that menu.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 2, 2014
Sally L
,
Johnston, Iowa
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Reservations
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Johnston, Iowa
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This was a really good restaurant. Nice wine/beer list. Our party of 4 all enjoyed our meals. My only complaint was that the original menu didn't have any salads on it. They had to give us the small plate menu. Thought that was odd. We actually ordered everything from that menu.

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Salem, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My husband and I had dinner at Fire Creek last week. We had been given a gift certificate and had never been there. It was very busy when we arrived even though it was quite early in the evening. We were greeted promptly and my husband and I differed on our opinion of our waitress. I thought she was great,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Found on Trip Advisor. The decor is lovely and the open kitchen entices you with amazingly delicious smells. The drinks were excellent , requests for extra olives and well chilled were met beyond expectation. A steak salad arrived prepared as requested and was the Delmonico steak sandwich. The meat was delicious. Dollar value was very good. The high light of... More 

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Grimes, Iowa
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We ate at Fire Creek after a movie in Jordan Creek. The restaurant was nice and the menu had a good variety of options. I had the lasagna with a salad and a cold Blue Moon. My date had the Caprese steak. Both were good and the service was excellent. We'll be back.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Fire creek is a great neighborhood haunt. Enjoyed by the business community and locals alike. Last night we met our friends for a relaxing evening in a great environment. Firecreek offers relaxing casual tables in the bar or slightly more formal but still relaxing dining in the dining room. I appreciated the wine menu with some non traditional choices for... More 

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Iowa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

I visited Fire Creek with business colleagues for a short business meeting then dinner. I arrived early and waited at the bar. The atmosphere was friendly and the bar tender waited on me right away. We were seated on the patio, which is really nice. We enjoyed the evening weather and ordered some wine and a cheese and fruit tray... More 

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West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

The Fire Creek is predictably good at almost all levels of their menu. A number of their appetizers are quite filling so could be easily considered a meal if you are not sharing. My preference is the spinach and artichoke dip combination, but the shrimp, calamari and crab cakes are all great. As to the entrees, the luncheon salads are... More 

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Johnston
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

Out of stock on 3 item on the menu. Over Priced and server, forgot what I ordered. Will not plan to return to this resturant ever.

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Venice, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

nice place to enjoy dinner and a drink , bar is quiet and food it on the most part good. Lunch is my favorite there.

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iowa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Very good quality food and the ambience--particularly the booths in the bar area--can't be beat for a quiet realaxing meal. Perfect for special occassions with your loved one. Dinner menu is somewhat expensive (typical for an upscale American restaurant). Highly recommend the more moderately priced lunch menu.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 800 S 50TH St Ste 110, West Des Moines, IA 50265-5382
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: 5152240500

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?