The Quirkiest Restaurant In Iowa That’s Impossible Not To Love

Now that fall has officially arrived, don’t you just want to escape into a friendly, laid-back restaurant with awesome traditional food that just happens to be on the quirky side? If the place just happens to make you feel like you’ve stepped into a party in Germany that’s cool, too.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Hessen Haus in Des Moines is open between 11 am and midnight Monday and Tuesday. They stay open until 2 am Wednesday through Sunday.

Where is your favorite quirky Iowa restaurant? Tell us about it in the comments.