801 Chop House

$ $ $ $
801 Grand Ave #200
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 288-6000
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm
4:00pm - 9:00pm



  • Ask for Paul. Best server I've ever had, hands down. Oh and the food isn't too bad either.
  • Best steaks in Iowa!
  • Try the pomegranate martini!
  • Great spot if you are entertaining clients close to downtown. Walking distance from the Marriott. Great service.
  • Prime rib spices rub
  • Prime rib is incredible!!! The best I've ever enjoyed!
  • Steaks, Prime Rib, Wedge Salad.
  • Meat, drinks
  • Favourite establishment in town. The restaurant is lovely, but I far prefer dining at the bar - the bartenders are all charming and highly skilled shakers.
  • buffualo trace topping!!!
  • A great place when in Des Moines. Excellent wine list. Steaks and seafood are great. Service is superb!
  • Everything was perfect...from appetizers to dessert
  • The Lamb Chops are phenomenal we took our servers advice and tried them without the mint sauce and they were excellent.
  • My favorite restaurant ever. Best prime rib I have ever had
  • The bone-in filet mignon was fantastic (only place in Iowa that serves it). Order the brussels sprouts (add bacon)! Also the souffle takes 40 minutes, but is well worth the wait.
  • Everything here is amazing. Be sure to ask for Kyl! He wilk absolutely take care of you.
  • Classic steak house. Best in Des Moines and possibly the Midwest. These guys know how to do it.
  • Amazing steaks! Great wait staff! Be prepared to spend a pretty Penny, it's a great place for those once a year type dates.
  • I ordered a regular 12oz steak with bone marrow butter on it. It was delicious and the steak was a little charred on the sides! Yum!
  • 16 oz ribeye with maytag blue cheese. Can't go wrong.

Nearby places

221 Walnut St (at 2nd Ave)
717 Locust St (8th Street)
1011 Locust St (at 10th St.)