Revisit The Glory Days At This 60s-Themed Restaurant In Iowa

Des Moines is a unique city that’s truly underrated. While many people dismiss all of Iowa as a flyover state, we know about the quirky gems that are hiding around every corner here, and Des Moines is truly the capital of it all – especially when it comes to food. Not only will you find a Zombie-themed Burger Bar and a Chinese Food Pizza Parlor, but you can also step right back into the 1960s with a visit to the coolest retro restaurant in Iowa.

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Check out the full history of the bar, as well as their menu, on their website. You’ll find this hole-in-the-wall retro restaurant at 200 SW 2nd St, Des Moines, IA 50309, and they’re open from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day of the week. This is the perfect place to grab an old-school brew with some homestyle comfort food for lunch or dinner.