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Perkins Restaurant

) #150 of 480 Restaurants in Des Moines €€ - €€€ American
2000 McKinley Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315-4463
+1 515-285-2972
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good22%
  • Average37%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“late night” (3 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
€€ - €€€
2000 McKinley Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315-4463
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had been eating wrong all day, so I was looking for something that wasn't too heavy and somewhat healthy. I actually found it and it was soooo good, it is just what I needed. Broccoli and mushroom omelet served with 2 sausage patties and...More

Thank Michele C
Reviewed 12 May 2017

BLUF: Service is average and the food is warm at best. This Perkins is fairly close to the hotel I stayed in and I visited for dinner on a weeknight and ordered Breakfast. Service was decent, and like the other reviews stated, they appear to...More

Thank WHDSM-Owner
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Went to Perkins with my girls, thought we could find something for everyone. We had two servers that were tag teaming our table and neither one getting our order correct. When we finally received our food it was burned. 45.00 for poor service and even...More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The restaurant staff were really nice and helpful. Food was good cookies were Great ! You can't beat buy 3 get 3 free!

Thank Jessica Z
Reviewed 4 January 2017

One can find almost anything to eat at Perkins and the food is generally pretty good and the service is reasonably quick and friendly. The pies, however, are excellent. Save room.

Thank wakondarev
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Was seated right away and had a great meal with my family. Help was great. Everyone got what they wanted even dessert was in stock.

Thank Douglas F
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Went there for late supper about 10 pm but they are open 24 hours so the time did not matter. I had the new pumpkin pancake special - yummy. It came with eggs and either bacon or sausage. Hubby had the new steak omelet -...More

Thank NNYL321
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great service and great food. We had the best waitress and the manager stopped and talked to us as well as many others in the restaurant.

Thank NanaElvis
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Horrible customer service except for manager. Wait staff could not keep up with Sunday crowd. Food was so so and took forever. Cashier was miserable. Close to gas station and airport.

Thank Chriss P
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Had to wait a few minutes after arrival even though there were several people standing around talking. Once seated was waited on quickly. Country fried steak was overcooked (extra crispy on edges). Otherwise food was decent.

Thank Jeanne M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 McKinley Ave, Des Moines, IA 50315-4463
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-285-2972
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