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    Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Hey everyone, I was just wondering if anybody knows any good Hawkeye bars in the DSM metro area. I just moved here not long ago and I am looking for a place to call home when I can't go to the games.

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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Front Row and Third Base would be decent places to start.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    The front row on University in Windsor Heights is probably the best in the Des Moines area, haven't heard anybody really argue that point. There is also 3rd base, and I'm a fan of the Longest Yard in Valley Junction.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Wellman's on Ingersoll is a huge Hawkeye hangout.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Hands down...Front Row.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Pal Joey's, 6224 Grand Avenue, has flat screens everywhere ranging in size from 32" to 83". Loud crowd and great food. What more could you ask for?
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    What time do you recommend getting to these places in order to get a seat?

    Thanks for all the replies! Hawkeye fans are the best
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Normally I try to get to the Front Row two hours early to get a table. However for a night game you may want to be earlier yet as there will already be people there watching the afternoon games.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Go to Valley Junction. Step into The Longest Yard.

    Thank me later.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    I like Longest Yard, also next door is Giff's which is also Pro-Hawks and has cans of Busch Light
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Def The Longest Yard! Good food, Great crowd and cold beer!!! 3 Bag gets too busy and loud...
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    Free food at the Front Row is hard to beat. Cozy little hideaway with a heated outdoor patio and flatscreens everywhere. Do have to get there early.
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    longest yard has amazing food and the atmosphere is fun with iowa fans...none of the stuck up ones that cry about not seeing the screen every second just because you are high fiving someone or being abnoxious once in awhile! bogies pub also could be a great place to go its free beer hour before kick off but its died down a bit
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    Re: Hawk bars in Des Moines?

    i say be there when they open!!! that's my vote.
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    i say be there when they open!!! that's my vote.
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