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Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brwry

€€ - €€€American, ,
4508 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
+1 515-267-8900
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4508 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They closed for the final time on super bowl Sunday. They went out with class and style, donating 50% of the last days proceeds to a local homeless shelter , IHYC. And turned over much of their remaining food inventory to charities as well. Many...More

Thank JamersonRocks
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I ordered an entree to go at the bar on a Wednesday night at 8 pm when there were less than 10 people in the restaurant. After 30 minutes (and an absent bartender) I flagged someone down to check on my order. She came back...More

Thank Angela M
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Beer is killer, service unmatched and food is to die for. While everyone is going to all the restaurants near Jordan Creek Mall, the locals are enjoying one of the best experiences at Rock Bottom. Don't tell anyone...

1  Thank Hector A
Reviewed 19 November 2017

A family of 4 with 2 babies in car seats and we all fitted into a large booth. Nice place. Lots to look at. Service was wonderful. Craft beer choices were so very many -- but what we had was good. Had sandwiches and salads...More

1  Thank Pip18Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Made a reservation and we got in right away but It took 20 minutes to get our drinks & another 45 for food! Our appetizer was served right after our drinks which was good, not hungry now for dinner had to wait too long!

Thank Wendi S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Loved the variety of the menu. The food was excellent, with large portions. The service was good as well.

1  Thank MinnesotaRandy
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Husband enjoyed his beer, although after a sample he opted not to have the newly tapped pumpkin beer. We both ordered the pretzel crusted chicken which was very tasty and tender, and not a bit greasy. The thick spicy cheesy sauce on top was very...More

1  Thank HMP32015
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I used to go here a lot on Friday nights. Now, about once a month when I'm in the U.S. Their claim to fame is their beer, and it's almost always good. Brewed on site. You can see the tanks. Food is also good. Prepared...More

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Great dinner stop. Didn't do and beer selections but both the food and service were great. Had a broad cross section of items at our table and everything was great. Troy provided superb service. Recommend.

Thank the_muser
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

In from the slush to a warm Brewery to sit down to a plateful of ultimate nacho appetizers followed by a salad and an colossal club sandwich.

1  Thank REIKE P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4508 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-267-8900
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