Reviews written by Foodcents

Foodcents gave Granite City Food & Brewery 2 Stars

Out of past loyalty, we have returned to Granite City several times since our last review. Unfortunately, each time we left disappointed. Last week was our last visit and we won't return again. We ... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Sam & Gabe's Italian Bistro 2 Stars

We just returned from a very disappointing meal at Sam & Gabe's. It were shocking since we had pleasant experiences on prior occasions. Perhaps our mistake this time was in ordering the specials. ... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Mama Lacona's Italian Restaurant 1 Star

Our party of four resently visited Mama Lacona's new location on 121st. Street in Urbandale. We were hoping for the best but walked away very disappointed. The chicken parmigiana was mediocre at best,... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Felix & Oscars Restaurant 4 Stars

We finally got around to trying pizzas at Felix & Oscars. Our party of four ordered one deep dish pizza along with a thin crust regular pizza. The deep dish was a new experience for us. We were tak... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Big Steer Restaurant & Lounge 3 Stars

We must have visited the Big Steer on an off night based on other reviews. Our experience was not positive. Three of four steaks were OK but not exceptional and the fourth was a disaster, tough and ... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Johnny's Italian Steakhouse 5 Stars

Our party of 3 recently visited Johnny's Italian Steakhouse in West Des Moines on a Wednesday night. This was our first visit and we were all very impressed. The menu was great, offering a wide choi... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Sam & Gabe's Italian Bistro 4 Stars

We tried Sam and Gabe's for this first time and were very pleased overall. Although our pate' appetizer was disappointing, our entrees were very good. The veal saltimbocca was exceptional, the best v... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Legends American Grill 2 Stars

We find this restaurant to be inconsistent. We've had some OK meals here but have also been disappointed. Prices also seem a little high for the food quality. Unfortunately the last time we visite... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Red Rossa Napoli Pizza 5 Stars

We've been to Red Rossa twice recently and experimented with different pizzas. We were pleased each time. If you like thin crust and fresh toppings, this is a good choice. This is now our favorite s... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Urban Grill 5 Stars

One of our favorite restaurants in the Des Moines area. Their filet mignon with mushrooms is outstanding. Nice atmosphere and decent value.

Foodcents gave Cheesecake Factory 3 Stars

We went to the Cheesecake Factory to get dessert and a drink. We noticed the absence of prices for the desserts and asked our waitress about it. She said, "yea, I guess it's a bit deceiving but the ... (see full review)

Foodcents gave Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano 5 Stars

Have been to Biaggi's several times and have never had an unsatisfactory meal. This is the place my daughter chooses to have her Birthday dinner at...loves the lasagna!