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LA Pizza House

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1440 Maury St, Des Moines, IA 50317-1055
+1 515-288-2211
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible28%
Mar 26, 2017
“Good Food”
Aug 23, 2016
“Almost like before”
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1440 Maury St, Des Moines, IA 50317-1055
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

Have went to the old La Pizza House all my life and it was great food, this place is close, pizza and sandwiches are great, onion rings not the same, but they are good. Will always go back. Bondurant one is a little better for...More

Thank Willie B
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had been to the old place off and on for the past 40 years. The new place has the same great food, but does not have the "special" look as before.

2  Thank U3359IDMartinB
Reviewed April 20, 2016

The service is excellent. The employees are very friendly. I usually get the large sausage sandwich and French fries. It's is very full filling. I take the rest home and its just as good as the day before. The Italian Roast beef sandwich is out...More

1  Thank larrymcgrean
Reviewed February 3, 2016

Great pizza and onion rings. We have not eaten anything here other than pizza and onion rings but they are wonderful. I have seen the sandwiches that others have ordered and the looked really good and they said that they were. We go here at...More

Thank IowaOceanLover
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Not living in Des Moines any more, it had been years since I'd been to the original R&A La Pizza and not aware they had moved until we made dinner plans with some friends from Clive. Though the original location always hectic, dark and dirty,...More

Thank bubbabingo
Reviewed June 30, 2015

Food is excellent. Advise to stay and eat OR take your own containers to go. Styrofoam containers make the onion rings soggy :(

Thank danab739
Reviewed May 15, 2015

go to the new location on 1440 maury, it is really good, and tastes like the old Lapizza house food before it went downhill. This location is clean. The onion rings are awesome, just not orange anymore, and the pizza was great, got half pepperoni...More

Thank Jodi B
Reviewed May 13, 2015

I grew up on Des Moines Iowa and whenever I come back home I have to stop in at La Pizza House for Sausage Pizza, Onion Rings & most of all my favorite salad dressing in the world Roquefort! Still the same value and enjoy...More

1  Thank Tammys Journeys T
Reviewed July 31, 2013

The last time my wife and I ate there, we seen a large Cockroach walk across our table. I made a report to our waitress about it, and she told us they have had them for sometime, and she had them in her house as...More

4  Thank Carl B
Reviewed January 31, 2013

This place has opened and closed a number of times and not sure who owns it now. In the past had great pizza and onion rings to die for.

2  Thank DANIEL F
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Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1440 Maury St, Des Moines, IA 50317-1055
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-288-2211
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