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La Mie Bakery

841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
+1 515-255-1625
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“quiche” (26 reviews)
“bread” (64 reviews)
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French, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great little shopping area. The bakery has great breakfasts, salads, sandwiches, pastries. Go early for breakfast as they get busy. Parking behind the strip mall.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious french pastries and great service. The place is extremely popular (for good reason) so you have to be patient but the hustle and bustle and wait is totally worth the food. I'm not a huge fan of their coffee bean selection but the food,...More

Thank jasau94
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful memories of a boulangerie in Paris in this beautiful place in Des Moines. Great breakfast, coffee, and desserts!

Thank Daburgh36
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

I have visited both locations in Des Moines. Breakfast is fresh with a variety of scrambled egg plates and omelettes, very fresh veggies and other ingredients. Homemade bread and pastries look amazing (I didn’t partake). All coffee options and quick service. You can also do...More

Thank KRedri
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Delicious food, great vibe and amazing pastries! It is loud and sometimes you wait for a seat but the food is worth it.

Thank Meggan B
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great breakfast options! They have a lot of great pastries and hot breakfast options. My favorite is the ham and swiss croissant.

Thank ImthinkingRBs
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Can be overwhelming the first time one goes. It is loud and busy. There is a large table inside the front door that is self serve, then other item and drinks are ordered at the counter. If you go out the back door there is...More

Thank dunnex5
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

LaMie has been my favorite breakfast and lunch spot for years. High quality pastries & menu with quality ingredients keep us coming back!!

Thank jbmk09
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This "French" bakery is excellent for croissants and other flaky pastries. It is not a traditional American bakery, so you will not find cake donuts here. It is a busy, high energy environment. The choice drinks are also excellent! They do offer some lunch items,...More

Thank Brandy B
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Everything was excellent! This was not my first time in but it was my boyfriends, he was like a little kid in a candy store, the two of us left with two sandwiches, both so yummy and FOUR pastries, which we ate and ate and...More

Thank lehs0715
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-255-1625
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