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Kelly's Little Nipper

Bar and Dive Bar
1701 E Grand Ave (at E 17th St), Des Moines, IA 50316, United States
Hours:
None listed (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 5:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Wed
    • Noon–1:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 5:00 PM–Midnight
  • Sat
    • 4:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 11:00 AM–Noon
    • 2:00 PM–4:00 PM
    • 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
Menus:
Happy Hour
Credit Cards:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
6.5/10

Based on 14 votes

People like this place

Total Visitors
211
Total Visits
982
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  • What you need to know
    Justin C.
    "Tenderloin sandwich and the sausage sandwich are amazing."(3 Tips)
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  • Jacqueline M.

    Not a place to sing

    Jacqueline Martin · February 12
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    TV Food Maps · September 2, 2014
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  • Justin C.

    Tenderloin sandwich and the sausage sandwich are amazing.

    Justin Carter · August 10, 2014
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  • Justin C.

    One of the best sausage sandwiches and tenderloin I have ever had, I will definitely come back. 😃

    Justin Carter · March 7, 2014
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  • Slakingfool

    Known for their big ass grinders and other large sandwiches. Not been here since last ownership change, so I don't know if there's been a gentrification in the crowd here since.

    Slakingfool · February 28, 2013
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  • Juice Magazine

    From the decor to the people at the little dive, it boasts the old-school flair and charm that brings back regulars night after night. This spot was voted #7 in our Top 50 Bars. Read more

    Juice Magazine · April 24, 2012
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  • Adam F.

    Steak night every Friday!

    Adam Fisher · October 22, 2011
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  • Ashley R.

    Meat ball sandwich Oz the shit!!!!!

    Ashley Rice · September 25, 2011
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  • Adam F.

    Try the zesty Casino burger with onion rings.

    Adam Fisher · September 24, 2011
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  • Nick V.

    Good tenderloins probably the best

    Nick Van Houten · July 15, 2011
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  • Adam F.

    Two-for-ones are Mon thru Fri 4 to 7pm!

    Adam Fisher · July 11, 2011
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  • Adam F.

    home of Des Moines giant tenderloin! also try the Graziano hot sausage sandwich!

    Adam Fisher · February 12, 2011
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  • Brian S.

    Definitely get the tenderloin!

    Brian Steckelberg · August 26, 2010
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