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3916 NW Urbandale Dr, Urbandale, IA 50322-7922
+1 515-777-3548
Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Urbandale, Iowa
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

It was a great little place that served delicious Bosnian food. They will be missed by many of their previous customers, especially those of us who do not know how to cook this kind of food at home.

Thank marygee1390
Urbandale, Iowa
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97 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

They had potential, but closed. I went in to see if it was the same people who had been on 50th Street and they were. Before we could arrange a time to go it they closed.

Thank Kathie S
Des Moines, IA
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

My friend and I hadn't eaten at the new location yet, so we stopped in and ordered cevapi, which is a delicious sausage offered up on yummy bread. We split that and a cucumber salad. I love it and if you think you might not like Bosnian food, I assure you it's mostly meat and potatoes ( a lot like... More 

Thank itsme018
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Open for lunch and dinner. Not sure you'll like Bosnian food? You will, I promise. Order the Bosnian chicken gyro - delicious. Also, try the grah, the bean stew, in cold weather, to warm up. Service is very nice. The food is prepared by the owner, and you can tell.

Thank Ed D
Johnston, Iowa
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120 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

Bosnian food with the best gyros in town. The Bosnian gyro is huge and delicious. They make their own bread and pastries. I believe it is now open for dinner as well. Go outside your box, do not miss this place !!!

1 Thank e_swanson86
Des Moines, Iowa
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76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Great food and service! Tucked in a strip mall behind Taco John's and Jimmy John's (corner of 100th & NW Urbandale Dr) you'll find friendly staff and really great, fresh food for lunch. They have been remodeled into a sit down and order off the menu lunch place. (Nicer than the oder at the counter type atmosphere when they first... More 

Thank Gourmet2Pub
Urbandale, Iowa
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We have always liked Saraj, and now that they have opened an Urbandale location we like them even more. We are gyro lovers and Saraj delivers. I normally get the greek gyro with fries which is very tasty and of good size. They also offer a Bosnian style gyro on Bosnian bread that does not come with fries. It doesn't... More 

Thank Herbert0000
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2013

I've visited this restaurant only twice, but both times I had the Bosnian Mix salad, which has now become one of my favorites. It's a very simple concoction of tomatoes, cucumbers, and onions, and the dressing is sour cream. You get a nice sized serving of it too. The Tahrana soup is very good and the Bosnian Style Gyro is... More 

Thank KSmith938

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, European
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3916 NW Urbandale Dr, Urbandale, IA 50322-7922
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: +1 515-777-3548

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?