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A Dong Restaurant

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1511 High St, Des Moines, IA 50309-3109
+1 515-284-5632
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pho” (11 reviews)
“egg rolls” (8 reviews)
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10:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1511 High St, Des Moines, IA 50309-3109
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ordered #76, Shrimp & Broccoli, and LOVED it. You may have either regular or brown rice. My partner had mixed Pho which contains beef, tendon & meatballs. He said it was very good. Service was efficient & I received a refill of my iced tea....More

Thank richie1732
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of 20 friends ate at A Dong tonight. The food and service were both excellent. All of our meals came out very quickly, very nicely prepared and very hot. The menu is very extensive and would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Thank smoore54
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is wonderful. Prepared to order, flavorful, and great variety including vegetarian. Of all the places in Des Moines, whether ethnic, American food etc. this is the place I go. It's always busy and that is a sign of how many people love this...More

Thank Evelyn A
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Eaten here a few times. The staff and prices are among the best. However I still can't recommend a dish. The menu is so large, choices are so varied and not everything is to my liking. each visit I try something new and sometimes I...More

Thank timiniowa
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Very fast service at lunchtime. Close to Iowa Methodist Medical Center. The food is very good and worth the visit

Thank tm212
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Nice atmosphere, flowers and windows; the pho was the best; cafe was near the downtown historic residential area

Thank JoAnna T
Reviewed May 20, 2017

We went on a Friday night. The restaurant was busy and we had to wait approx 10 minutes for a table. It took about 5 minutes for us to get some water and order drinks; another 10-15 to order food. The food arrived quickly. Generous...More

Thank torpdo
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Man do I love this place. There is a full range of vegetarian options and the largest menu ever. I would recommend 16C and 33C as my all time faves BUT really I don't think I have ever had something that I haven't enjoyed.

Thank Erica C
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Love the hot & sour soup! Beef & shrimp plates that include egg roll and rice are yummy & a great value!

Thank marnaltrip
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in town. 2 appetizers, 2 entrees and dessert for $30! Yay very good food

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1511 High St, Des Moines, IA 50309-3109
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-284-5632
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