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Romano's Macaroni Grill - CLOSED

4502 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
+1 515-267-8400
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
18 Dec 2014
“Walked out”
29 Nov 2014
“Oh, I thought "Sally" helped you.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4502 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
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Reviewed 18 December 2014

Came In for a late lunch. The place was practically empty except for many tables waiting to be cleared. After being seated by a host, and while waiting for our server to appear, we noticed one server bringing food to another table, and another on...More

Thank Connie19492013
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Came here for my birthday. Worst decision I've made. Years ago I came here and it was delicious- now, there was no point in making reservations. No one is here. The service was practically non existent- with a reservation we waited 20 minutes to be...More

Thank Keekski
Reviewed 24 October 2014

My meal was cold, the waitress was even colder! I had to get my own drinks from the bar. Dinner was cold, Twice! I would not recommend this place to anybody, nott even my enemies!

Thank CWOPete
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Like all Macaroni Grill's you can count on an authentic Italian ambiance when you visit Des Moines. Wait staff was Iowa Friendly, wine flowed, pasta filled bellies, and everyone had a great time.

1  Thank William D
Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

Ten of us went three for dinner on Sun night. Place not busy at all and they were very accommodating. Appetizers were great - Zucchini, Meatballs, Brushetta. Meals started coming, one meal (sausage and potato) was totally cold, one chicken (pollo cypress) was cold, one...More

Thank guvhuney
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Went here for a good family meal with 9 other family members, took an hour to get seated I can deal with that. Finally got a table 20 minutes later someone finally came to serve us, an hour later half of us got food the...More

Thank lovemyarmysoldier
Reviewed 27 September 2014

Food was only "OK." Tasted fine, but was not hot. Meals do not come with any salad/side, so it gets sort of spendy if you add a salad. Waiter miss entered our tickets and mixed up our credit cards. We were able to get it...More

Thank rest-my-head
Reviewed 11 June 2014

My wife and I visited Romano's recently and had to wait several minutes to get a seat. The Maitre De' was at the bar drinking, and when he finally realized we were waiting, slowly returned. The dude smelled bad, like a he hadn't bathed in...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We have had good times at this restaurant in the past but not last week. 6 of us went there for an early dinner (5:15). The restaurant was not busy at all and the hostess tried to shove us at a table for 4 by...More

Thank Mary3131
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I was with a group of co-workers and my boss for a special dinner during a conference in Des Moines,Iowa.The consensus of the group was to go to Macaroni Grill. I have never been impressed by the place and I wasn't wrong. The new, "green...More

1  Thank Bruce N
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 30
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4502 University Ave, West Des Moines, IA 50266-1025
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  West Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-267-8400
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