Aposto at the Scala House

$$$ • Mediterranean, Venues, Event Spaces, Italian

644 18th St, Des Moines
(515) 244-1353


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Recent Reviews

Aposto is always a wonderful dining experience! The food, service and ambience are all outstanding. Our table of four ordered Osso Buco, New York Strip, Seafood Cannelloni and Charcuterie Plate for entrees. The Seafood Cannelloni that I had was lobster, shrimp and calamari inside the house made pasta with a red pepper crema. It was delicious!

We cane here since it was a last nice meal before leaving my sister at DMU. We saw that it was awarded and figured it must be good. IT WAS AMAZING. Please get the Osso Buco. It was one of the best things I’ve ever eaten. Also our waiter was making it a dining experience and was lovely.

The only negative with this restaurant is that it’s street parking only. It is an actual home, so we understood that would be an issue and arrived early to ensure we could find a spot. It is a very quaint setup, not a whole lot of tables. The service is superb, we had Emily and she knew the menu through and through. The menu is small, but this enables them to provide items with truly unique ingredients. We didn’t get any dessert, nothing they had sounded too appealing. But...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 5 - 9PM
Thursday 5 - 9PM
Friday 5 - 10PM
Saturday 5 - 10PM
Sunday Closed

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