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Django Restaurant

210 10th St, New location, Des Moines, IA 50309-3656
+1 515-288-0268
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (32 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (11 reviews)
“coq au vin” (7 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
210 10th St, New location, Des Moines, IA 50309-3656
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ate at the bar even though we had a reservation. Friendly place with stylish staff. Husband's spinach salad had fabulous strawberries even in September. He had great boullabaise with authentic rouille. I had excellent salmon with creamed leeks , fingerlings, asparagus...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was here with a friend and decided to try the new Locust Street location. Let me say, I can't stand going to a restaurant where you are sitting on top of another party and that is what happened. It seems that all new restaurants think...More

Thank IowaAdvisor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were regulars at the previous Django location. Unfortunately, after re-opening a the new location, it is very different. It is a multi-level room which creates the loudest atmosphere. The noise issue is so bad you cannot hear anyone at your table. There is a...More

2  Thank 8439JG
Adam B, Marketing at Django Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello - Thank you for your feedback on your recent visit to Django. I'm sorry your experience was not up to par. As we have been moving through the first few weeks of opening a new restaurant in a new location, we have been working...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Django reopened in August at their new location on Locust Street across from the Pappajohn sculpture park. Really enjoyed Django at their old location which closed 6 months ago due to building renovation. This location is louder with more background noise. We stopped for dinner...More

Thank krogersku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First off, I would like to say that we loved the old Django; the atmosphere was warm and the vibe was sort of french. And the food was good. We re-visited the newly opened Django August 17th and we were very disappointed. The atmosphere is...More

1  Thank zuzkapau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We so enjoyed the old Django and excited to visit the new location on Locust! Sadly, two visits since the opening have disappointed greatly. The Happy Hour menu is the same but prices increased, which is reasonable and understandable. However the shrimp were half the...More

1  Thank Mary T
Adam B, Marketing at Django Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Mary - Thank you for the feedback on your recent visit to Django. As we move through the first few weeks we are learning as we go. With new staff and a new location you never know the type of problems that may arise....More

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

It’s a little messy, but they mess is worth ordering the burger. Great place to take clients for French cuisine. They also do a great job with groups!

Thank Steve A
Reviewed May 8, 2018

I eat there every time I am in town 1st is the oyster selection it is the best there is usually 5 or more options and they are fresh and I never knew that there was such a difference from place to place in the...More

1  Thank T6125EIdeanb
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We have been there 6-8 times in the past 2-3 years. The food is good. They take care of you. The customers are friendly too. Fine dining but not stuffy.

1  Thank Jackofalltrades1960
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Saturday night dinner date. Place was packed with families, singles, and couples. We got there early. Food was really good. Drinks were pricey.. Parking the car was blocks away.

Thank 881lizp
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George's Veggie Burger is a tofu-based vegetarian burger.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 10th St, New location, Des Moines, IA 50309-3656
    (Between Walnut & Mulberry)
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-288-0268
  • E-mail
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