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Django Restaurant

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210 10th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-3656 (Between Walnut & Mulberry)
515-288-0268
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything from oysters to fromage.busy lunch crowd very competent wait staff.buzzy atmosphere, good acoustics for a business venue.

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Thank Paul G
Fort Dodge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The food is fantastic at Django Restaurant. Every time I have been there, I am amazed at how great the food is!

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Thank Lori B
Story City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stop here quite often when we are downtown for shows or events. We are typically seated right away, without prior reservations. The staff is friendly, and the atmosphere is relaxed. Food selection is excellent and well prepared. Nice selection of cheeses on the cheese board.

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Thank Ludw1g
Des Moines
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212 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I received a water glass with lip prints from the last lady that drank from it. I told the waitress and she replaced it. We ordered the restaurant week selection but the waitress took both my wife's forks and knife after the appetizer. She cleared the bread plates when we really would have liked some more bread even if it... More 

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Thank Proteeus3
New Orleans, United States
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10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Django has plenty of great reviews which influenced me to try brunch there. Sadly, my dining experience was just average wasn't that great.The server was inattentive as she seemingly preferred to cater to a larger party rather than my group of 3. She also got my order completely wrong and did not offer anything as a substitute or as consolation.... More 

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Thank Monica K
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Brunch at Django is one of the best experiences in Des Moines on a Sunday morning. The selection of food is diverse enough to appeal to any group of people coming in, to fit any style of food they want.

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Thank Andy M
Waukee, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Django has consistently good food for a reasonable price. And... finding a decent restaurant with NO corkage fee is very rare. Thus, a great place for wine lovers.

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Thank Matthew C
Johnston, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my favorite spots of a special occasion. The location is an old hotel in downtown Des Moines, which makes for a great setting. The service is impeccable. The food is amazing. Even if you just want appetizers and drinks, the bar is a fun place to sit out and hang out. If you havent been here... More 

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Thank e_swanson86
Des Moines, Iowa
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54 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Django for the first time and we will make sure to visit again. Our waiter was awesome and patient with us since it was our first time there we took a little longer looking over the menu but he didn't mind at all. He gave us plenty of time to chose what we wanted. He... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Django alone, as a couple, with small groups and large, and my experience has always been great. Sit at the bar for $1 oysters and $5 martinis and appetizers at happy hour. Small booths and tables are perfect for intimate dinners. Larger tables and high tops are great for small groups, and the large party room... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 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
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 10th St, Des Moines, IA 50309-3656
    (Between Walnut & Mulberry)
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: 515-288-0268

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