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Sam's Fine Food & Egg Rolls

3300 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315-7676
+1 515-288-5400
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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Chinese, Asian
3300 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315-7676
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Best hidden gem on the south side of Des Moines! Tucked in the corner of SW 9th and Park Ave you will find Sam personally at the wok preparing your always fresh orders. His pot stickers are a must! Lo mein, sesame chicken, pepper beef,...More

Thank Tammy C
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We just ordered from here for the first time and we'll never eat Chinese anywhere else!! SO FREAKING GOOD!! We had potstickers, both kinds of egg rolls, crab rangoon and an entree of cashew chicken. So good. Thanks for being awesome!

Thank Megan H
Reviewed 2 June 2017

From the greasy (and expensive) pot stickers to the tough and tasteless twice cooked pork I couldn't find anything to like about this place.

Thank crpwdm
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Once we found the place we were unsure if we should eat there. It was a bit run down and you stuck to the floor when you walked. But, we were hungry and tired and we had searched this place out because of the reviews...More

Thank Patty R
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Went to Sam's recently with my family. We had heard about this place from others but never happened to think about it when it came time to go out to eat. Now we will be making it a regular stop! Great food, quick and fresh...More

Thank Smithyben
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We saw a great rating on the place and had to try it. Fresh, great flavors and total hole in the wall place. Eggrolls and all 4 dishes we had were as good as any Asian joint in Des Moines. You wont be impressed by...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

This is a small hole-in-the-wall kind of place. 5 tables in a strip mall bay. The food is tasty, and the price is reasonable. What really makes the place a "best of", though, is Sam and his staff. They make you instantly feel familiar and...More

Thank kozulich
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been eating at Sam's for 12 years, and have enjoyed the food and also the entertainment. The open kitchen allows Sam to interact with the patrons, and that really makes this very small restaurant special to me. You can find him on the...More

Thank liverbritts
Reviewed 29 January 2016

My fiancée and I went here looking for a new Chinese place as ours closed. We did some research and heard this one was good and to get their early as the seating is limited. It is a cute store front with three tables. You...More

Thank lisamarie9456
Reviewed 11 January 2016

I had heard the pot stickers here were very good so I thought I'd try them. They were good but expensive, along with everything else on the menu. I was going to get a meal to go with them but the prices had me just...More

1  Thank crpwdm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3300 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315-7676
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-288-5400
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