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Cosi Cucina Italian Grill

1975 NW 86th St, Clive, IA 50325-5505
+1 515-278-8148
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“ziti” (8 reviews)
“cheesecake” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1975 NW 86th St, Clive, IA 50325-5505
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful restaurant. Great for a birthday! My husband asks for this one. Different menu items. Excellently prepared, good service. Even with a full house our food still came on time. There are enough choices on the menu to keep most folks happy. It's is old...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Positives: -The calamari is still to die for... -The pizza is as good or better that before... -The ambience is still upscale without being snotty... They have lightened the paint and replaced the dark blinds with a lighter more revealing color. Negatives: -Drink prices are...More

Thank JCJ1576
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us at lunch at Cozi Cucina recently. Arriving on a Saturday at 11:am and not leaving until after 4PM. The staff will not rush you and is always handy with additional drinks (soft or adult) and service. We each ordered something different and...More

Thank FoodLady60
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Cosi Cucina has an 'old world' Italian ambiance that hasn't changed much over the years. The quality of food is excellent, the service good, but the tastes need a bit of upgrading. It is still very tasty in a staid 'old world' way. It doesn't...More

Thank GoneAgain02
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We have eaten here several times both as a couple and with groups of friends. We like the atmosphere as it is nice, but still casual. The tables are not crammed together. The service is attentive and the woman who was our server this last...More

Thank CinKS
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Wonderful "cosi" atmosphere and great Italian food. I tried the balsamic chicken and was very satisfied. Their cheesecake for dessert is not to be missed. A good bartender too!

Thank CMcCoy2014
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant is at the top or our company's "go to" list. We either take customers to their location, or have food catered in for business meetings. Our customer's rave about the food, and often ask us to return there on their next visit to...More

Thank 54darlas
Reviewed 4 May 2017

I have been a long time patron prior to their recent closing rumor a few years ago and I still enjoy dining there. I miss the olive oil bottle on the table, but appreciate that the bread is now delivered in a basket. My kids,...More

Thank IABeachLover
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Traveled to Des Moines expecting to find award winning BBQ, but found an award winning Italian restaurant. The cheese cake was amazing, a must have.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 7 March 2017

My family enjoyed an excellent meal. The pasta options are excellent. From the simple spaghetti and meatballs to the mushroom lasagna, the chef nailed it. This has become one of our favorite Des Moines restaurants.

Thank Dan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1975 NW 86th St, Clive, IA 50325-5505
    (2 blocks south of Hickman Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-278-8148
Description
(515) 278-8148
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