The Soft Pretzels At This Iowa Restaurant Are As Big As A Pizza

Iowa is home to a LOT of Germans, and thankfully that means we’re also home to a lot of German restaurants! One bier haus staple is a Bavarian pretzel, and there’s a lively German bar in Des Moines that makes the best Bavarian pretzels in Iowa.

Hessen Haus is located at 101 SW 4th St., Des Moines, IA 50309. This bier hall’s hours are from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. Sunday through Tuesday. Be sure to join them for their German celebrations – check their calendar here for a heads up.

Hessen Haus is just one of many German restaurants in Iowa that serve authentic European food, so check out our list of 9 Amazing German Restaurants That Can Be Found In Iowa and get in touch with your roots!