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“Quiet cafe - Good panini”
Review of Mars Cafe

Mars Cafe
Ranked #12 of 19 Coffee & Tea in Des Moines
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

While taking a break from visiting my Dad at Mercy Hospital, we stumbled on this coffee house. Luckily they had a nice selection of sandwiches. I enjoyed a turkey blt that was fresh and some delicious peach iced tea. Others were playing games, working on computer, etc. Very enjoyable.

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Thank Cortney P
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Good people, average coffee, not my ideal layout inside. Service is typically slow, the prices aren't great, but it's a good meeting spot.

Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

I had a pour over coffee and it was excellent. One person working so don't expect to be in a hurry. Went back the next day.

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

In between appts at Drake and needed a good latta vs the Starbucks on campus. A very short walk for a great drink. Very friendly help who also told us about other good coffee house in Des Moines.

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Thank John V
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Made my fourth visit in about 2 years here last Friday early morning. Great coffee, and the owner obviously takes pride in the quality of the place - very engaging. Convenience found me at a "trendier" place downtown the morning before (Java Joe's - blaring music at 6:30 a.m. and don't ask for pour over!), but since I was heading out of town Friday morning I backtracked back to the Drake area just to get good coffee at Mars. Figured I should finally submit a review since I akways seem to go out of my way to get here and regret it when I don't! Oh, breakfast sandwich very good as well.

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Thank hawkeyes4
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