Reviews written by MG

MG gave Mi Mexico 5 Stars

This is probably the best Mexican restaurant in Des Moines area (or top 3). There are several things to like. For one, the menu is closer to authentic Mexican home cooking than to ever-present Tex-M... (see full review)

MG gave Lemon Grass 5 Stars

I have become a big fan of this place - great taste, great value, personable service, variety of offerings.

The location is not very big, but it is quite nice: clean and neat. The menu is a comb... (see full review)

MG gave Waterfront Seafood Market 5 Stars

Great sushi option. Couple of weeks ago sat at the sushi bar and was very pleased by the food and the service. The sushi menu is probably not as long as some other places, but it appears that everyt... (see full review)

MG gave Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano 5 Stars

As far as chain restaurants go, this one is very good. They manage to combine good food, reasonable prices, and quality service - which is always a good thing. I have been here a number of times and... (see full review)

MG gave Trostel's Dish 5 Stars

I really like this place. I have now been there 3-4 times over the past 6 months and each visit left me impressed with food, the service, and the atmosphere.

The service is usually quite fast and ... (see full review)

MG gave Vern's Restaurant and Lounge 5 Stars

A non-descript location aside, this is a very good restaurant. A darker dining room, comfortably lit booths with marble tops all make for a pleasant setting. The staff appears to be very efficient a... (see full review)

MG gave Dolce Vita Grill & Vineyard 4 Stars

This is a great deal for the money - a menu of great, home-cooked-style Greek and Italian dishes, a good inexpensive wine list and a friendly service. A quality place that definitely should get more ... (see full review)

MG gave Monterrey 4 Stars

After living in southern AZ and in CO I have tried a variety of Mexican restaurants - some better than others. Compared to all the places I have tried, this one ranks pretty well. The service is ver... (see full review)

MG gave Cool Basil 5 Stars

I have been to this restaurant on many occasions and the experience can be summed up as follows: quick service, great-tasting food, very nice atmosphere (whether it's for a nice dinner with a date or ... (see full review)