Italian, Breakfast, Pizza
$ $ $
1011 Locust St (at 10th St.)
Des Moines, IA 50309
(515) 248-1780
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:00am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 11:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:00pm - 11:00pm
10:00am - 3:00pm
4:30pm - 9:00pm



  • Voted #1 in the Top 100 Restaurants in central Iowa. Read why the Italian restaurant tops the list: http://dmreg.com/khZNPe
  • Adored by locals and famous visitors, Centro has been #1 on MetroMix's list of best restaurants in Des Moines. Start any delicious Italian dish with their deliciously unique Fried Ravioli.
  • The margherita pizza is super good.
  • Have a belini for brunch!
  • George's Marshmallow Sundae might be the best thing I've ever eaten.
  • Brunch at Centro is divine! Try the French Toast!!!!
  • Italian food
  • Absolutely my new favorite place! Gorgonzola burger is delicious and has the portobello fries on top (which are so good). Pizza crust is thin & crisp. And check out the Bloody Mary bar on Sundays!
  • Mondays, half price Peroni's beer and pizza
  • The Tofu Gnocchi and Tofu Scramble are dairy free.
  • The seasonal tortelloni special is delish!
  • Quite possibly the best meal I have ever eaten......in Iowa. That said, I have eaten many many meals in Iowa. Gotta eat here!
  • The marshmallow sundae is amazing! It's filled with ice cream, chocolate peanuts, brownie bites and a giant marshmallow on the top.
  • Best restaurant .. Great staff..wine menu on iPad
  • Centros Bloody Mary bar is reason enough to stop by the downtown spot for brunch. http://dmreg.co/weNg9z
  • Good food, but I always seem to leave with a grill smell on my cloths.
  • Ask to sit on the patio.....lovely
  • Voted the #1 restaurant in the Top 100 Restaurants. Read why the italian restaurant tops the list: http://dmreg.com/khZNPe
  • as an out-of-town vegetarian, veggie burger is thumbs up! Great bar scene with vintage poster art.
  • Their tomato, basil and tortellini soup is remarkably good!

Nearby places

1013 Locust St
1011 Locust St (at 10th)
221 Walnut St (at 2nd Ave)