Taste The Best Pasta In Iowa At Lucca, Where Everything Is Made By Hand
By Ben Jones|Published April 14, 2021
Ben Jones is at heart an adventurer who delights in inspiring others. A former reporter and photojournalist, he explored towns large and small as a Wisconsin correspondent for USA Today. He later became a lead photographer and senior copywriter for an award-winning destination marketing agency, before founding Boldland Creative, a company that produces photography, video, and other content for travel destinations. Jones has completed photography and content projects in more than 15 states and when he’s not looking through a camera or at his Macbook you’ll find him exploring the world’s lakes and forests.
In the East Village of Des Moines, there is a restaurant that makes magic, using flour, eggs, and little water. Lucca is an Italian Cafe that will transport you into the Old World with perfect pasta that’s made fresh daily. The restaurant serves a wonderful lunch and an exquisite prix fixe dinner that will make any evening memorable. An amazing atmosphere and excellent service completes the experience. Read on to see why Lucca’s pasta is the best you’ll taste in Iowa.