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Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano

5990 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-8215
+1 515-221-9900
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“bread” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5990 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-8215
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

My daughter has strict dietary restrictions, and said this was the gluten free bread she ever had! They have a separate gluten free menu, and serve warm gluten free bread at the beginning of the meal. The waitress was accommodating, and knew all about gluten...More

Thank deniseandy
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

I used to love this place, I’m not sure if I’ve changed or they have. The last few times I’ve been here the food is so mediocre. Somewhere between bland and just not well prepared maybe? Not the most informative review I know, but I...More

Thank Lizn8tr
Reviewed 7 December 2017

My wife and I met up with 3 others for a late lunch. This was our first visit to a Biaggi's. We arrived around 1:30pm. It was not too busy at that time. We were seated right away. Our server was wonderful! He took very...More

Thank iowacityia
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I absolutely love this place. Typically it’s great service whether he sitting at the bar or at a table. Pretty much easier every year for my birthday until they gave up one of the dishes that I absolutely love. Chicken Diablo. That said their Greek...More

Thank LaVon M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was recommended to us by the manager of the campground where we were staying. I have to say that we were pleasantly surprised at the atmosphere of the restaurant when we entered. The restaurant appeared to be VERY high end, but as it turned...More

Thank Hound4
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

The Pasta Bolognese is very good. My Husband and I do a Pasta Sunday every week, and we usually will have the same Bolognese pasta dish. We have eaten Bolognese many times at different Restaurants and the preparation here at Biaggi’s is one of the...More

Thank sheri k
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my sister’s birthday recently and no was disappointed. I got the scallops with risotto and crab meat. We passed it around and all agreed it was fantastic. The red pepper aioli sauce was a little too hot for me so I’ll ask to have...More

Thank IowaIrish
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This place is a frequent stop. It's nice enough for a business dinner but also a fine place for a quick lunch. There's a small conference room in the back. The free bread is always fresh and the Focaccia is amazing The lunch is surprisingly...More

Thank IowaTravellinGuy
Reviewed 27 August 2017

the al dente on the pasta was perfect. The fried ravioli were terrific, light and just enough. My black fettucine with lobster was rich and with a great mouth feel. Our server, Zach, was attentive without hovering, and his explanations and suggestions were dead-on. My...More

Thank JohnnyB33
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Sat at the bar for drinks and pasta night specials. Great food, great service, great deal. Food arrived very quick, even though very busy. Hot, fresh and good. Love the bread also.

Thank Evan H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5990 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-8215
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-221-9900
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