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3769 86th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-4008
+1 515-252-8608
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 Aug 2017
“My favorite or "Your Favorite" Rather”
28 Feb 2017
“Best Sushi in Des Moines area!!!”
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Asian, Sushi
$$ - $$$
3769 86th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-4008
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Phenomenal sushi for the person who wants cooked, flavorful, delishness! "Your Favorite Roll", Ken's Salad, and a Wedding martini and I am in Heaven!!! I could eat this every meal, every day for the rest of my life. The service can be a little slow,...More

Thank JenSie1975
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Sushi is my favorite food and I absolutely LOVE Appare!!! The atmosphere is great & the staff is very friendly! I live about an hour from this restaurant but every time I come to the Des Moines area I either eat here or I call...More

Thank Stacy T
Reviewed 21 May 2016

The atmosphere is wonderful, the waiter was great. Food was good but overpriced for a noon meal on the weekend.

Thank batterypost
Reviewed 8 March 2016

To explain how good this restaurant is I need to begin by saying that we were taking our relatives from the San Francisco Bay area out to dinner. They were skeptical and made faces about going to a Japanese restaurant in Iowa. But WOW did...More

Thank LaurieDot8
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We arrived around 7 on 12.30.15, the night before New Year's Eve. I don't think they were expecting the entire restaurant to fill up, but it did. This is a huge restaurant. We sat at the sushi bar. There were 2 servers, 2 sushi chefs,...More

Thank Cecelia_2007
Reviewed 18 December 2015

This sushi is superior! I love it! Great ambiance and nice little Japanese Steakhouse! The V Roll and the squid salad - to die for!! ENJOY!

Thank JenSie1975
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Food prepared on a grill right in front of you with the chef spinning forks and spatulas, tossing and catching eggs, and setting things on fire! As the cooking show ends the food is done and is delicious!

Thank SLWS1
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We have visited this restaurant twice and got to go from it on one occasion. We really enjoy their eel cucumber roll and white fish tempura roll. The décor is very classy and the restaurant is dimmed lighting. The service is a bit slow but...More

1  Thank Worktraveler31
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

I've been here about 3 times and liked my food all but one time. The rock n' roll sushi is good but I don't recommend the tri color sushi. The apps are good, especially the mussels from the chef's menu. Service was spotty. Our food...More

1  Thank Travelforcoffee
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Don't let the outside fool you, this place is HUGE! Always room to get in. Sushi is good and the staff is great! Owner Ken is there often keeping tabs on everything and keeping the place running well. Don't overlook this place!

1  Thank Millard92
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3769 86th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-4008
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: +1 515-252-8608
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