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West End Architectural Salvage

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Way cool

Well we were looking for something to do on a so-so weather day. We came across West End Salvage... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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A Lot To Look At

Three levels of all kinds of salvaged goods to look through, plus a beverage bar. Already up-cycled... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
sybil k
Moline, Illinois
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22 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-4310
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Well we were looking for something to do on a so-so weather day. We came across West End Salvage. Read the reviews and they were right...kind of a cross between American Pickers, a museum, and they have a coffee shop and a bar. The highest...More

1  Thank cos-fourwheeler
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Three levels of all kinds of salvaged goods to look through, plus a beverage bar. Already up-cycled pieces for purchase, as well. Welcoming staff and an interesting older building downtown.

Thank sybil k
Reviewed June 19, 2018

I always assumed this place was full of kitschy "junque" so I never gave it a second thought until my wife MADE me go there with her. As soon as I walked in the door I knew I had misjudged. There were beautiful pieces of...More

2  Thank TREX22
Reviewed October 23, 2017

Went to a wedding reception here. It was absolutely beautiful. It was so fun to look around at all the treasures in the place while we waited for things to get going. I found plenty of stuff I would have loved, but it was a...More

3  Thank MommaTia85
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Went to a business reception held here. What a neat venue and amazing antiques! Fun to grab a drink and just peruse through the four floors of fun finds. I'm from SLC and I've never seen a place like this. Really quite unique and nostalgic

Thank 594valeriej
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

An amazing assortment of just about everything. Didn't find anything but did enjoy looking. Also enjoyed the coffe shop, great assortment

1  Thank Sailuver
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

For starters, the people here are some of the coolest you want to meet. I could spends days shopping here and the coffee is great. Looks like an awesome place to host an event!

Thank Rpod-lady
Reviewed August 26, 2017

If your looking for that unique item they probably have it. Lots of antique items, something for everyone. 3 or 4 floors to explore and a coffee shop.

Thank Todd G
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

I have no other way to describe this. It's a salvage yard in a nice building with prices quadruple of what you would find in a real salvage yard. I knew it was insane when I ran across a 1990's era CPU heat sink for...More

1  Thank kdoske
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful and fascinating collections show a tour into the past while also showing useful and creative ways to decorate now. A great coffee shop too!

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Response from LaDonna O | Reviewed this property |
No they do not. But a sitting area where she can have a drink & snack