Paleteria La Michoacana

$ • Mexican, Ice Cream, Frozen Yogurt, Ice Cream Shop

1552 E Grand Ave, Des Moines
(515) 265-0696


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Paleteria La Michoacana

The food was great as usual but the service has not been the best lately. I’ve been coming here since I moved to Des Moines a couple years ago and I can honestly say that they have downgraded. The girls that I would always see would be polite and all about the client and they would make you feel right at home. I haven’t had the same experience recently, the girls upfront are always giving attitude, don’t really pay attention to what the customer is saying, and seem full review

Whew, looking for an ice cream spot and I found this hidden gem! It isn't just ice cream, but a glorious array of Mexican delights! It doesn't get any better than these yummy treats that range from spicy and savory to sweet and sugary eats. It's a dream come true!

Paleteria La Michoacana is a Des Moines institution and whether you are a local or a visitor, you must come by and enjoy their wonderful offerings and ambiance. Located in La Placita (mostly Latino) business corridor, all your cravings for Mexican food will be satisfied here. I have been coming to this place since around 2012 and have never been disappointed. My most recent visit was this weekend (June 2020) when my friends and I stopped for ice cream and aguas frescas ( full review

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Monday 10AM - 9PM
Tuesday 10AM - 9PM
Wednesday 10AM - 9PM
Thursday 10AM - 9PM
Friday 10AM - 9PM
Saturday 10AM - 9PM
Sunday 11AM - 8PM

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