Where Can I Find Great Italian Food in Des Moines?

Looking for a great place to grab lunch in Downtown Des Moines? Or perhaps you’re looking for the perfect location for a date night or a family dinner before checking one of the many events Des Moines has to offer. Our two locations, Cafe Baratta’s and Baratta’s Restaurant, are both fantastic places to enjoy your lunch or dinner. Both locations offer lunch options and Baratta’s Restaurant is open for dinner daily. Stop by Cafe Baratta’s and try our Blue Plate Special of the Week or order a Family Dinner to take home from Baratta’s Restaurant today!

Baratta’s Restaurant

2320 South Union

Des Moines, IA 50315


Hours of Operation


Mon – Fri 11am-2pm


Sun – Thurs 5pm-9pm

Fri & Sat 4pm – 10pm

Café Baratta’s

State Historical Building

600 E Locust

Des Moines, IA 50319


Hours of Operation 

Monday – Saturday: 11am-2pm

Closed Sundays and State Holidays


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