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Chicago Speakeasy

1520 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313-3010
+1 515-243-3141
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (20 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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1520 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313-3010
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has become a must go to again. Yet again the food was wonderfully prepared,with generous portions. The salad bar is a meal in itself. The staff are friendly and helpful. Well done Speakeasy,I will return again.

Thank pixie050
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hadn't been here in years, went last night for dinner. Prime rib was very good, friend had a steak, he said was very good as well. The salad bar is excellent with many choices. Server was excellent and very attentive.

Thank mitchdsm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nor only is the food amazing , but that salad bar is amazing. Yesterday i made it in for my first lunch experience here. It didn't disappoint, just as great as dinner. 7 oz prime rib with fries, plus salad bar. Only 12.99! Worth every...More

Thank Crispypc
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Fourth of July eve, we decided since everybody would be at Yankee Doodle Pops that we would make a trip from West Des Moines to the north side to Chicago Speakeasy we have not been there in quite some time. No wait. Great staff, salad...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

When my family visits Des Moines we have to visit Chicago Speakeasy. We love the salad bar where all the salads are made in house. Yummmm! The kids meals are big and come with a salad bar too. The staff is always very friendly and...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Really didnt know what to expect because of mixed reviews. It was a nice evening nothing over the top. We had the prime rib and the scallops-both were very good. They have a nice salad bar if you like them. It was small but they...More

Thank MaMa_C52
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Recommended by Des Moines resident. Oh my! What a salad bar. Not big but many many selections on ordinary size bowlss, staff keeps them fresh and full all the time. You will not leave hungry.

Thank lftyltn
Reviewed 10 July 2017

An old-school steakhouse with great service, all the expected steak choices (plus surf 'n turf, etc) & excellent food...all at a VERY reasonable price! I like supporting locally-owned establishments anyway. But, even more so when it comes to steakhouses, as all the big names charge...More

Thank DancingFoolFW
Reviewed 19 June 2017

For a great place with plentiful portions, try Chicago Speakeasy. We've been going there for years and are never disappointed. The atmosphere is quiet so you can actually have a conversation with someone but with pleasant music overhead, the food is great with fantastic portions,...More

Thank Bryan T
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here often and normally all things are good, but what happened to us on our last visit was outrageous. My husband ordered stuffed pork chops which takes 20 minutes extra, no problem. After waiting over an hour we asked our waitress who...More

1  Thank Kathryn R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1520 Euclid Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313-3010
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-243-3141
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