Des Moines Travel Guide

Get the list of restaurants and activities that Adam Richman enjoyed while visiting Des Moines, IA.


Activities
Living History Farm
Adam travels deep into the middle of corn country to prepare for his upcoming challenge.
  • 11121 Hickman Road
  • Urbandale, IA 50322 US

Living History Farm

Adam travels deep into the middle of corn country to prepare for his upcoming challenge.
11121 Hickman Road Urbandale, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-278-5286
John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park
Adam checks out the sights of Des Moines, including the Sculpture Garden.
  • 13th and Locust
  • Des Moines, IA 50309 US

John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park

Adam checks out the sights of Des Moines, including the Sculpture Garden.
13th and Locust Des Moines, IA, US
Iowa State Capitol
Adam makes a stop at the capitol building.
  • 1007 East Grand Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50319 US

Iowa State Capitol

Adam makes a stop at the capitol building.
1007 East Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-281-5591

Hotels
Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel
  • 401 Locust Street
  • Des Moines, IA 50309 US

Renaissance Des Moines Savery Hotel

401 Locust Street Des Moines, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-244-2151

Restaurants & Bars
High Life Lounge
Adam Richman comes to the High Life Lounge to taste some of their signature dishes like crispy pressure-fried chicken and bacon-wrapped tater tots.
  • 200 West 2nd Street
  • Des Moines, IA 50309 US

High Life Lounge

Adam Richman comes to the High Life Lounge to taste some of their signature dishes like crispy pressure-fried chicken and bacon-wrapped tater tots.
200 West 2nd Street Des Moines, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-280-1965
Black Market Pizza
Adam visits Black Market Pizza for some of the most original pie in the Hawkeye State, including their famous Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pizza.
  • 2610 Northridge Parkway
  • Suite 107
  • Ankeny, IA 50010 US

Black Market Pizza

Adam visits Black Market Pizza for some of the most original pie in the Hawkeye State, including their famous Bacon Double Cheeseburger Pizza.
2610 Northridge Parkway Ankeny, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-292-1111
Jethro's BBQ
Adam faces the Adam Emmenecker Challenge, a BBQ sandwich made with breaded pork tenderloin, a grilled bacon cheese burger, Texas brisket, fried cheese, and more piled onto a hamburger bun and served with a side of fries.
  • 3100 Forest Avenue
  • Des Moines, IA 50311 US

Jethro's BBQ

Adam faces the Adam Emmenecker Challenge, a BBQ sandwich made with breaded pork tenderloin, a grilled bacon cheese burger, Texas brisket, fried cheese, and more piled onto a hamburger bun and served with a side of fries.
3100 Forest Avenue Des Moines, IA, US
Phone: +1 515-379-3300
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