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Manhattan Deli

3705 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-3410
+1 515-274-1208
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hoagies” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (8 reviews)
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American, Delicatessen
3705 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-3410
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

My family loves this place, and its definitely a fun place to visit. Its old-school and a bit gritty, but not dirty. The are two things that keep me from loving it. I've had two hoagies here and the hoagie buns are just way too...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Des Moines all my life and been a proud (and completely satisfied) customer of Manhattan Deli. I remember going as a young kid with my dad and chatting with the guys behind the counter -very old school and friendly. First of...More

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Don't be frightened if they microwave your sandwich, this iconic spot is beloved by locals and for good reason, this is the HANDS down best sandwich I've had in Iowa. GO here and you won't regret it.

Thank vacagirl2016
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is an old school Italian sandwich shop, much akin to the greats you find in Chicago. Family ran and managing to maintain the same authenticity. I do not know how they do it but all the sandwiches I have tried are amazing. My favorite...More

Thank NDomino
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Loved the Pastrami. Great family atmosphere and excellent food. Nothing pretentious about this place just good eats. Don't forget to bring cash it is a cash only restaurant.

Thank Skinnison
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We only ones there at first then more came. I ordered the Manhattan burger, it was Great! The Manhattan fries are also good & crispy. My friend got the Zach Johnson wrap w/regular fries & also liked it, our plates were clean. Liked my burger...More

Thank littlefox14
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We stopped at the 2nd, newer location. Loved the atmosphere and the food was gretoo.Very clean. Huge portions. The turkey sandwich with pickles, ham and mustard was big enough for 2. So good with fresh turkey--not lunchmeat. The fried pickles were good too.

Thank yellowmom2919
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Awesome food..and drinks were great..it's out of the way ...but we'll worth it. Yummm great place to watch sports and relax with friends....

Thank donho73
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I have been spoiled by my youth- growing up in Cleveland and college near Chicago and many trips to New York.... so its ok but having said that I still am in my quest for a good corned beef sandwich in Des Moines...I had the...More

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Stopped in recently on a Saturday to the new West Des Moines location. Despite the fact that a group of 40 walked In Without a reservation just minutes ahead of us we were greeted promptly and received delicious sandwiches and great sides quickly. We did...More

Thank Luvtotravel501
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3705 Ingersoll Ave, Des Moines, IA 50312-3410
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-274-1208
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