Flying Mango

BBQ, Caribbean
$ $
4345 Hickman Rd
Des Moines, IA 50310
(515) 255-4111



  • Try the famed 24-hour brisket. Read how's made:
  • This place is amazing!!!
  • You will not regret ordering the 24 hour smoked brisket! Make sure to call for a reservation a couple days ahead or risk a long wait crammed into the small entry way. They need more space to work with
  • Best brisket you can get. Don't forget the side of cornbread
  • Go to Flying Mango - Order the 24 Hour Beef Brisket with Corn Bread and Corn on the Cob - Beef Brisket Sandwich is excellent and more economical too
  • Check out Flying Mango as it was featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives for Southern spot cooking up all the classics, from ribs and red beans and rice to catfish cakes and collards
  • Beyond reproach on food and ambiance
  • Cajun catfish is good. So are the mixed veggies. And the cornbread is tasty. The long islands aren't so bad either.
  • 3 bbq plater with andouille , ribs, and brisket. Side of corn bread. Great combo. Also a large selection of beer
  • AMAZING FOOD! Get the 24 hr brisket. Of you're lucky enough to be here on a night when they serve the smoked Gouda Mac & cheese, it is LIFE CHANGING.
  • Try the 24-Hour Beef Brisket - Tender smoked brisket with sweet potato/ginger/jalapeno mash cake & corn bread.
  • Best Food Ever!(:
  • Great food! Very yummy! Try the cornbread.
  • Cowboy Beans!!!!!! Yeah mon.
  • Best andouille ever!
  • Order a side of cornbread for dessert. Trust me.
  • Brisket is the best I've ever had.
  • Everything is awesome, but the ribs and brisket would compete against any city in the world.
  • Best Cajan catfish ever.
  • 24 hr beef brisket, Cajan Catfish and BBQ ribs. To die for.

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