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Best American Restaurants in Urbandale

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A photo of Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Clive restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(985)
Price: Moderate
• American • Clive
Booked 98 times today
Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Clive has a sterling reputation for its good American cuisine. The positive reviews highlight exceptional food and service, with multiple customers excited to visit again. Customers enthusiastically endorse dishes like the Asian style Chicken wraps, the Scampi entree, and the Flatbread with Italian toppings, mentioning their delicious taste and generous portion size. The wine selection also receives frequent praise, featuring crisp and refreshing glasses of Rose' and Chardonnay. Customers have hailed it as the best restaurant in Des Moines, praising the ambiance, service, and the largest gluten-free menu they've seen at a restaurant. The overall experience results in a great meal that's well worth a try.
A photo of Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - West Des Moines restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1761)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Des Moines
Booked 30 times today
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - West Des Moines is highly regarded for superb American cuisine. The restaurant's high status is echoed in the customer reviews, highlighting the restaurant's dedication to service and quality. Their 12oz sirloin special is noted to be a prime cut and cooked to perfection. Patrons also commend the Kobe meatloaf with parmesan mashed potatoes, and pecan green beans. The attentiveness of the servers such as Adrian and Trevor, who go above and beyond to ensure an excellent dining experience, further enhances its reputation. Plus, the availability of healthy options like the Pecan encrusted trout and Colorado Chicken Salad is appreciated. Reviews confirm customers leaving the restaurant with plans to return, suggesting that Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - West Des Moines is a gem in American cuisine.
A photo of Cooper's On 5th restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(88)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Des Moines
Booked 19 times today
Cooper's On 5th, located in West Des Moines, is celebrated for its excellent American cuisine. With numerous reviews lauding the restaurant's food quality, service, and ambiance, it’s clear that this establishment is a treasure in the local dining scene. Patrons commend this cozy, friendly restaurant for its superior service and fresh food, impressive cocktails, and solid drink & wine list. Highlights from the menu include the delectable Steak DeBurgo and Lobster and Steak Tips Mac and Cheese, proving that Cooper's On 5th provides an exceptional dining experience. Its combination of interesting, delicious options and attentive, courteous staff make it the "best restaurant in West Des Moines".
A photo of Range Restaurant + Cocktail Bar restaurant
4.4
Awesome(290)
Price: Moderate
• American • Urbandale
Booked 4 times today
Range Restaurant + Cocktail Bar is lauded for its great American cuisine, providing both delicious food and exceptional service. From delightful weekend brunches to scrumptious Bison Bites, the restaurant serves up quality, well-seasoned culinary creations that leave their patrons highly satisfied. Their special holiday buffets are also a highlight, described as the best. Aside from the food, customers commend the restaurant for its top-notch service, with the staff going above and beyond to cater to special dietary needs and making sure patrons have an unforgettable dining experience. The restaurant's menu is also praised for its wide assortment of entrées. Indeed, a visit to Range Restaurant + Cocktail bar is highly recommended for anyone seeking a taste of gourmet American dishes.
A photo of Louie's Wine Dive - Des Moines restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(820)
Price: Moderate
• American • Des Moines
Booked 17 times today
Louie's Wine Dive - Des Moines is a highly esteemed destination for lovers of Contemporary American cuisine. The restaurant consistently receives high praise for both its exceptional food and superior service. Reviewers particularly commend the pork gnocchi, shrimp diablo pasta, and SCB burger for their outstanding flavors. The gluten-free menu also receives special mention, making Louie's Wine Dive a safe and enjoyable dining experience for those with dietary restrictions. The ambiance is another highlight with patrons appreciating the live jazz duos on Wednesdays and Sundays. From the delicious food to the exceptional service and engaging entertainment, Louie's Wine Dive in Des Moines is a gastronomical experience you wouldn't want to miss.
A photo of Famous Dave's - West Des Moines restaurant
4.2
Awesome(6)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Des Moines
Famous Dave's in West Des Moines is evidently a prime exemplar of consummate American cuisine. Patrons especially commend the delicious food along with the exceptional service, as one satisfied customer mentioned their experience by emphasizing, "The food was delicious." Being able to accommodate larger groups effortlessly, while maintaining excellent food quality and service, further attests to its merit. The restaurant is hailed for its cleanliness and relaxed ambience, making it a top choice for families. Another patron endorsed the restaurant's overall experience, specifying the "great food, service and very clean!" environment. Famous Dave's offers a truly pleasant American dining experience at a reasonable price.
A photo of Dave & Buster's - Des Moines restaurant
4.1
Excellent(93)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Des Moines
Booked 13 times today
Dave & Buster's in Des Moines is a commendable representation of quintessential American cuisine. A favorite with families for its vivacious atmosphere and delicious food, it's particularly great for occasions like birthdays, as one customer's review reflects: "It was our first time and we were celebrating my kids birthday and Dave and Busters did not disappoint." This joint presents patrons with an authentic American dining experience that leaves them satisfied and longing for a return visit. Truly, Dave & Buster's encapsulates the spirit of American culinary tradition with its splendid service and warm environment.
A photo of Smash Park restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West Des Moines
Your one-stop-shop for food, drinks and fun! Our indoor/outdoor venues combine craft food and drinks with pickleball courts, endless games, live entertainment and outrageous events to provide the ultimate gathering place for people of all ages.
A photo of The Stuffed Olive - Des Moines restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(681)
Price: Moderate
• American • Des Moines
Booked 42 times today
Located in Des Moines, The Stuffed Olive has been praised for its excellent American cuisine in numerous reviews. Customers have hailed it as a top spot for pre-dinner drinks, noting the unique martini selection, particularly the popular "Dirty Bird." The seafood has been lauded, as well as the diverse range of carefully prepared and flavorful dishes such as the risotto with chicken and spinach and the innovative vegetarian selection. The restaurant's vibrant, fun ambiance, with live music and friendly service, adds to the overall dining experience. Its consistent quality in both food and service has made it a well-loved establishment in the heart of downtown Des Moines.
A photo of Destination Grille restaurant
4.5
Awesome(323)
Price: Expensive
• American • Grimes
Booked 16 times today
Destination Grille in Grimes consistently impresses its patrons with its excellent food, service, and ambiance. Reviews highlight the restaurant's diverse menu options including vegan and gluten-free items, a feature that attests to their commitment to a contemporary American cuisine that caters to a variety of dietary preferences. Standout dishes such as the lobster roll and the Mexican street corn dip, in addition to their diverse burger options, illustrate the breadth of their American offerings. The restaurant's ambiance scores high marks with patrons, who enjoy the quiet and modern dining experience. High praise is also consistently offered for Destination Grille's personable and knowledgeable staff. With continual mentions of their value for money and great experience, it is no wonder that Destination Grille has many repeat customers, adding to its credibility as a contemporary American cuisine restaurant.
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