A Des Moines Favorite

Simon's, also known as J. Benjamin's is that highly revered, well kept secret of a restaurant you've been looking for. Come visit us today, and find out what people are talking about.

Reservations available for tables of six or more. No call ahead seating.


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When you walk through our doors you are entering a building where family, quality, and fun are traditions!



Simon's J. Benjamins

5800 Franklin Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50322

Open Monday-Thursday 5-9pm/ Friday-Saturday 5-10pm

Live jazz music performed by Willy Shay on Wednesdays and Fridays from 7-9pm.