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Bravo Cucina Italiano

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120 S Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 225-0660
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 46
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice big menu - good food!

Very nice food for a chain restaurant. Went there with a party of 6 and we were seated quickly. Everyone found something they liked on the big menu. Waitress nice but tried to get us to order lots of extras which we didn't want.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Tami W
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Lake Villa, Illinois
Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
United States
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217 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

A wonderful dining experience that not only has a well rounded menu, however Staff that not only allows customization but excels in it. Great service is a mantra. Shout out Pamela and David. It is a "Gotta Go" kinda pkace. IHG, Rube

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We recently hosted a large (35+ people) surprise birthday party for my father in the private room at Bravo. Long story short - the event could not have gone better! From the pre-event planning all of the way through execution, the Bravo team took the time to understand our needs and dedicate the necessary time and resources to ensure it... More 

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Lake Villa, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Very nice food for a chain restaurant. Went there with a party of 6 and we were seated quickly. Everyone found something they liked on the big menu. Waitress nice but tried to get us to order lots of extras which we didn't want.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I love Bravo! That's about all I can say. I've never had a bad experience there and the low- calorie/healthy menu items are delicious. Three of us went there a week ago and we all ordered off the " light" menu. All three entrées were wonderful and very satisfying. You didn't feel deprived eating healthy. At around 500 calories or... More 

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Iowa, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Decent food, great service, and no corkage fee. If you can get a table outside on a nice day then even better.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Have you ever eaten cardboard? Well, here is your opportunity. Thank you suburban middle America for setting your standards so low that places like this can thrive. I went here based on reviews even though I should have known better. It's not that I expected top authentic Italian in a Des Moines suburb, but I know the difference between effort,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015 via mobile

Well done! The chopped salad was delicious. The choices were outstanding. Not your run of the mill Italian food chain. Service was great. Afterward we enjoyed a walk around the lake!!

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Urbandale, Iowa
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Our Ladies Lunch group meets here once a month. We love the private room we are given. The food satisfies every pallet. We love the desserts and enjoy our salads and seafood. The service is usually very good and the meals are well presented. I'd like a bit more variety, but on the whole the group leaves looking forward to... More 

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Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Bravo to Bravo For a chain and to be honest it's a chain restaurant it's very good. I'm born and raised from Ny living in Iowa for many years now. I will eat here if in DesMoines. I enjoyed the decor. The food is very nice. I left feeling complete and satisfied. Thank You and looking forward to yet another... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Our dinner club again selected Bravo for our group of 6 for a low key but festive dinner on New Years Eve. What we all enjoy about this restaurant is the consistent service and quality of the food. The restaurant was full but once again the exceptional staff ( all are great- we had Alex L last night but Dee... More 

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Additional Information about Bravo Cucina Italiano

Address: 120 S Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266
Phone Number: (515) 225-0660
Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $10 to $25
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 120 S Jordan Creek Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: (515) 225-0660

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $10 to $25
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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