My wife and myself are "foodies" that moved from Kansas City to central Iowa a couple of years ago. We were looking for a new restaurant and saw the reviews for the Flying Mango. We are so glad we made the trip into Des Moines...More
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Wanted to try something new for dinner. With great reviews, we went to FM. The atmosphere is unexpected from what you see on the outside. We've been to New Orleans and the music transported us back. The shrimp and dirty rice was a bit too...More
Saw this place on triple D and decided to stop. It was amazing, the service was outstanding, everyone was smiling and friendly. Food came out pretty quickly even though they were packed. Every meal was absolutely delicious! Would definitely return.
Southern sweet cornbread, tender flavorful, smoked meats, and great staff. Casual dining, with wonderful food, beautiful artwork, interesting furniture, all make for a unique dining experience, matches their unique name.
Highly recommend this place!! The staff was the BEST we have ever encountered. The bartender has some great drinks. We tried the Hibiscus mule, the Jalapeño margarita, and the Mango martini.....all of them were great. The brisket was excellent also.
This place is one of my favorites! I LOVE their homemade BBQ sauce! The brisket is what dreams are made of & the corn bread is melt in your mouth delicious! Service is always spectacular! Last time I visited they told me right before my...More
What an experience. It was a combination of the people and the food. Our server was full of life! Totally took care of us. I ordered a mango margarita, mango appetizers, mango on fish, mango dessert...all amazing. My kids (ages 7-14) are begging me to...More
We visit family in Des Moines a lot and they've taken us to some nice places, but this was really fun and a culinary delight. All of us found something unique and fun on the menu. No factory-made beers on the menu, all local or...More
We called in our order for carry-out, which was quite easy to do, given the menu being available online. You can also watch the "triple D" episode via their website. We had the ribs and the grilled trigger fish with red beans and rice on...More