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Felix and Oscar's

4050 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310-1310
+1 515-278-8887
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Italian, American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
4050 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310-1310
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I was going to traveling to the Midwest on business specifically Iowa, and wanted to check out the pizza scene and was suggested this spot. I really enjoyed this place and the food. The service was amazing and it had a very family friendly atmosphere...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank GrandTour740532
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Delicious pizza, our favorite is the Chicago style cheese topper. tons of cheese, thick crust. SOOOOO Yummy. Also have a great thin crust that is awesome too.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank 340melissa
Barb B, Public Relations Manager at Felix and Oscar's, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Thanks for the 5 star review! We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

This was our 1st visit. Staff was very friendly and great service. 3 of shared a large deep dish pizza. None of us liked it at all, didn't have a good flavor and way over loaded on top with sauce that didn't even have a...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank PrincessLuvTraveling
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Friend wanted cheese bread and we found this place online. The staff was OK pleasant, but very slow. We had the suggested cocktail with blackberry brandy. It was like drinking corn syrup - WAY to sweet! The garlic cheese bread was really good! I ordered...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank T D
Reviewed July 29, 2017

I've had deep dish pizza all over Chicago and the delicious deep dish pies at F&O's are equally good if not better. Exceeded my expectations. You guys are AWESOME!

Date of visit: July 2017
3  Thank BallparkBob
Reviewed July 18, 2017

I have heard about this place for awhile and finally tried it. I had some pizza Chicago style which I liked. When I was in Chicago and only time before I had Chicago style pizza I didn't like it so it surprised me. I also...More

Date of visit: July 2017
3  Thank icityrules
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

That's the small nasty grinder and western cheese topper. The nasty grinder has a really good spice to it. I get a light sweat on the forehead as I eat it. It's pretty spicy and a local favorite of mine. This place is a good...More

Date of visit: March 2017
3  Thank travelguy1234567
Reviewed February 24, 2017

We opted to try a new place near the mall instead of a chain restaurant recently. We were so glad we did. The deep dish pizza was great here. I ordered a fajita burger with fries which was also tasty. We were glad they had...More

Date of visit: February 2017
3  Thank M1944CYkates
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Friendly atmosphere, excellent pizza. We even had enough leftovers to cover lunch the next day, which was really welcome since we were traveling. Totally worth the wait for outstanding food. If you are in a hurry, I highly recommend calling ahead and picking up your...More

Date of visit: November 2016
3  Thank Aislynne485
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Ordered on line with delivery. The cavatelli's portion was fine for lunch, but it was dry; there was no sauce at all. I had to salt and pepper the sauce as it tasted of canned tomato sauce with no spices or seasonings. Looked like it...More

Date of visit: December 2016
1  Thank cthgeorge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pizza, Italian, American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4050 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310-1310
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-278-8887
  • E-mail
F&O's (Felix and Oscar's) is a full service family style restaurant know for our Chicago Style deep dish pizza, thin crust pizza, sandwiches, appetizers, pasta & salads. Gluten Free options available. We offer an extensive Catering menu with much more than just pizza: Baked Potato Bar, Sandwich Wraps, Seafood, Salads, Taco Bar and more. 16 craft beers on tap. Our remodeled dining room is the perfect place for your next Business Meeting, Networking Group or Private Party with seating available for 130+. Our state of the art A/V, wifi, wireless mic and monitors mean that your presentation is easily visible from any seat. NO charge for the room, NO charge for the A/V and NO minimum charge for the food. We also have a smaller Private Party Room that can hold 30-35 people. Sunday Brunch Buffet served every Sunday from 9 - 1 pm. Join us for Friday Night Trivia with games played at 9 and 10 pm every Friday night.
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