Tonic Bar

Cocktail Bar, Bar, and Nightlife Spot
5535 Mills Civic Pkwy, West Des Moines, IA 50266, United States
Hours:
None listed (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 10:00 PM–Midnight
  • Wed
    • 8:00 PM–1:00 AM
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Fri
    • 5:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sat
    • 4:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 7:00 PM–Midnight
  • Mon
    • None
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Wine, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & MasterCard)
Wi-Fi:
No
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
6.7/10

Based on 57 votes

People like this place

Total Visitors
2,078
Total Visits
10,124
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  • What you need to know
    Bailey B.
    "Matt basart is the best bartender."(2 Tips)
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  • matt basart
  • good service
  • great value
  • trendy
  • whiskey
  • high energy
  • rainbow trout
  • crowded
  • Erik R.

    Overcrowded with bros camping out at the bar.

    Erik Rowley · March 9
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  • Andrew N.

    Fun, high energy bar. Highly recommended.

    Andrew Nilges · September 8, 2014
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  • Jake P.

    Evans haircut got me going

    Jake Pearson · June 25, 2014
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  • Rachel O.

    Tank Top Tiff - and Teen whore Tuesday

    Rachel Olsen · April 17, 2013
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  • Damon C.

    Make sure you always bring a rape whistle just in case I show up . Loud noises scare me away !

    Damon Carlson · December 8, 2012
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  • Bob B.

    Try the Glenrothes

    Bob Buising · April 6, 2012
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  • Chris M.

    Be prepared to receive a PowerPoint presentation on cigars that are Equatorial Guinea sundried, rolled in dog shit, and marinated in Clydesdale horse piss from Johnny Upsell. He is the beez neez.

    Chris Mendenhall · March 26, 2012
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  • Zachary B.

    I like the feel of this bar. It's classy.

    Zachary Bales-Henry · February 7, 2012
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  • Chad N.

    Try the rainbow trout, it's tip top.

    Chad Nail · February 7, 2012
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  • Jeff K.

    They make terrible mixed drinks

    Jeff Kuhns · January 15, 2012
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  • Nicole B.

    Best event hand ever ya hats right! Uaghg nubhiq

    Nicole Burford · December 17, 2011
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  • Scott E.

    Mats are the best

    Scott Ennen · September 25, 2011
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  • joel m.

    Dale Hardison gets stickered

    joel meana · September 21, 2011
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  • Nate G.

    Ask for the "red dot"

    Nate Gallick · August 21, 2011
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  • Steph L.

    Don't ever neglect your friend bartender... If you do pray for death the next time your in.

    Steph Larson · August 21, 2011
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  • Tom H.

    Johnny is the bestest!!!!

    Tom H. · June 20, 2011
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  • Scott E.

    Matt basart is the best !!!!!@

    Scott Ennen · June 12, 2011
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  • Joe F.

    Help MSRP Matt pay his dry cleaning bill by leaving a good tip.....kitten!

    Joe Ferin · May 28, 2011
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  • Adam F.

    Try the High West Whiskey. It's a blend of bourbon & rye..."bourye"

    Adam Fisher · May 21, 2011
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  • Sean G.

    Toy soldiers on the speaker makes me dream of Brett Fine in a speedo smokin a cigar while krohn does shots with 3 inch

    Sean Giza · May 3, 2011
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  • Brian

    Matt mcCauley gives handjobs to frequent customers

    Brian · February 27, 2011
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  • brandon n.

    Ya Bud let's have some !

    brandon nelson · January 10, 2011
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  • Collin C.

    cold coors light and happy peeps.

    Collin Caffrey · November 30, 2010
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  • Zachary B.

    This is a nice chill place. We need to have more like it in Des Moines.

    Zachary Bales-Henry · October 19, 2010
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  • Bailey B.

    Matt basart is the best bartender. Go upstairs on the weekends. You will not be disappointed.

    Bailey Brady · June 27, 2010
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