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5800 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA 50131-1217
+1 515-331-2535
11:00 - 02:00
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Ankeny, Iowa
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420 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is no drive-thru. Each customer comes inside and knows Rich and his wife. Rich know what each customer normally orders. The prices are competitive. The shop is in a long strip mall with plenty of free parking in a big parking lot. Normally, there are four choices: regular blend and a flavor blend and a decaf blend and sone... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I go here every few months for a treat. The muffins and cinnamon buns are delicious and fresh made. The flavored coffee is a treat. The cheeseburger chowder soup on Wednesdays is a delight. It feels very family-ish in there.

Thank TheFightingElizas
Johnston, Iowa
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I love going to this coffee place. It has great coffee, great vibe, great food and the people are amazing. It is not full of people sitting around using their free Wi-Fi and you can't get a seat. The coffee is very good and they have special free treats for the kids. If I want a great cup of coffee... More 

Thank joejoebay
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

The couple who own the place are always friendly and even though we moved away they still remember what we want whenever we make it up to Johnston. They have a ton of different coffee beans if you want to brew at home and the lunch is always fantastic. They are big Nebraska fans so wear your gear and Rich... More 

Thank Sarah L
Raleigh, North Carolina
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2013

Rich's Brew is a great place for coffee. Whether you are planning to have a seat and sip your coffee leisurely, or just want to grab a cup on your way to office - this place is a must try. If you are driving on I-80, and are crossing Des Moines, make sure you stop here to freshen yourself up... More 

1 Thank theonlytraveler
1 review
Reviewed 29 September 2011

good coffee, great people. love to go there on saturday mornings.

Thank woodtree53

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5800 Merle Hay Rd, Johnston, IA 50131-1217
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Johnston
  • Phone Number: +1 515-331-2535

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?