Drake Diner

1111 25th St, Des Moines, Iowa 50311 USA

242 Reviews
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Reasonable
Closed Now
Opens Thu 7a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
    Accepted
  • Wheelchair
    Accessible
  • Public
    Restrooms
  • Outdoor
    Seating
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“an upscale 50’s diner ambience”

The Drake Diner has been a Des Moines landmark since its opening in 1987. Located in the heart of the Drake neighborhood, we feature an upscale 50’s diner ambience with one of the friendliest staffs around.

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Kathy V.

The food is always amazing, I got a very berry smoothie and the Belgian waffle with warm strawberries and whipped cream. It was amazing and the waffle was completely covered in whipped cream on... Read more

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Brooklyn L.

This place is cute and welcoming. The staff is awesome. So far I have only tried breakfast items and enjoyed them all. The eggs: are real and not egg mixture unless you request it which is... Read more

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Kevin G.

A Des Moines staple, the Drake Diner never disappoints. I went there for probably the 12th time in my 7 years of living in central iowa over the weekend and was pleased as usual. Excellent, quick... Read more

Drake Diner

1111 25th St
Des Moines, Iowa
50311 USA

Hours

Closed Now
  • Thu - Sat: 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Mon, Tue: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sun, Wed: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
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  • Bar
  • Lunch
  • Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Drinks
  • Takeout
  • Breakfast
  • Waitstaff
  • Outdoor Seating
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