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Fawn's Asian Cousine

1107 E University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316-2351
+1 515-266-0664
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pho” (11 reviews)
“egg rolls” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Vietnamese
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1107 E University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316-2351
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Great atmosphere and impeccable service! THE BEST spring roll's EVER! The pho was out of this world!

Thank RoxieMendler
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

1st time trying pho. I wasn't sure on the size small, medium or large until after another diner's dinner came out. I was then positive that size was too big. I chose the next size medium for P1(sliced beef, brisket, meatball, tripe and tendons). My...More

Thank NNYL321
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We stopped in for lunch, having heard there is a vibrant SE Asian community in Des Moines. We were not disappointed. The food was fresh, well-prepared and authentic. The staff was friendly and helpful and Fawn was there and told me the tale of the...More

Thank RJRmhca
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I hadn't had larb in forever and someone told me that this was a very good place. I've posted pics from inside and it has a very nice decor. I got my food to go, since it was after work and I was bringing it...More

Thank init4keeps
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beyond Excellent food. The owner is very nice and defiantly a people person. Great people and a very relaxing restaurant. We go there a lot.

Thank Melinda D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The food here is great. They have very good fresh spring rolls and The drunken noodles and Pad thai are top notch. Service is fast and friendly

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I look forward to having great Asian food and Fawn's did not disappoint, driving for 90+ miles made it all worth it. The Pho soup was delicious - the meaty broth was rich and a great base with some of my favorites. The stir fry...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

More than Lives up to the reviews! The pho, the egg rolls! Very fresh! And very friendly! You will wish you had two stomachs so you could try more!

Thank AmyHVG
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Always the best Pho in town! A family-owned restaurant where they treat you like your family! Sticky rice is always fresh and the spring rolls are huge. All portions are huge really. You get way more than your money's worth. Never had a bad meal...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Some of the best Asian food I've had in Des Moines and the staff is very friendly. I usually eat here a couple times a month.

Thank wesjolliffe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1107 E University Ave, Des Moines, IA 50316-2351
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-266-0664
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