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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)
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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

Delicious, homemade pastries every time. Very reasonably priced & a huge assortment of pastries, as well as sandwiches & more. On the weekends, expect a long line & up to 20+ minute wait, but it is well worth it. Although busy, I have always been...More

Thank Momof3inIA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty and mostly healthy menu. Love the Asparagus Omelette with side salad. Iced Tea was good : )

Thank Gertrude123456780
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Playhouse, with family, and then lunch. Everything we had was great. Was so full, we didn't try any of the desserts. Maybe next time.

Thank conniemcbee
Reviewed 9 February 2018 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 22 January 2018 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
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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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