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La Mie Bakery

841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
+1 515-255-1625
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (29 reviews)
“pastry” (29 reviews)
“tartine” (16 reviews)
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French, American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place looks like nothing from outside, just a storefront in an older, tiny strip mall in an unfancy part of Des Moines, but wow, walk thru the door and immediately your eyes are flooded with racks and trays full of every describable pastry, from...More

Thank gustatory2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little place that serves wonderful sandwiches and baked delicacies. Don't miss it when in Ses Moines!!!!

Thank held49
Reviewed 6 January 2018

First time there...have had carry out baked goods. Very busy, Friday morning after Christmas....reasonably priced, pretty good food! Service was slow and not accurate, but they were busy.

Thank CarolBJ
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

I love their raspberry macaroons! Very sweet but so good. The staff is friendly and helpful. It’s located in a strip mall but don’t judge it by that. It’s a fun little place for coffee, lunch, snacks and drinks.

Thank Coleen D
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This is one of my favorite places to visit for breakfast or lunch. The food is good and so is the service. They have a price point that is very reasonable for what you receive. The environment is a little noisy, but that is partial...More

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Great for a quick bite or to take something back to the office. Healthy and not so healthy choices. Great flavors. Not your usual bakery. Not your usual sandwich shop...

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Never been dissatisfied at La Mie. It's one of my favorite places to go. Grab some bakery items to go, your family will love you for it!

Thank Deb M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The food was fresh, flavorful, & fast! The service was friendly. I would come back again even with the road construction On the street. Pastries looked great- but the lunch was so generous we did not have to over indulge w/ desert! Do go!

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed 4 October 2017

What a great find for an all day breakfast! The bacon alone is worth the trip. PLEASE DO NOT let the limited parking and construction in front stop you from eating here. They have parking in the back. I had the #2 on the breakfast...More

Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The service is great and so is the food. Not you typical breakfast fare. Very fresh and appealing. The pastries and bread look fantastic. If you are in a hurry just stop and get a pastry and coffee.

Thank Zita L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 841 42nd St, Des Moines, IA 50312-2604
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Des Moines
  • Phone Number: +1 515-255-1625
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