• Des Moines
  • Art Center
  • 4700 Grand Ave
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • 515.277.4405
  • Hours | Directions

  • John & Mary Pappajohn
  • Sculpture Park
  • 13th and Grand Ave
  • Downtown
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • Hours | Directions


CAIRNS OF COMFORT  
CUP $4 / BOWL  $6

Soup du Jour

FROM THE GARDEN  
ADD A CUP OF SOUP + $3

DRESSINGS
Balsamic Vinaigrette / Citrus Vinaigrette / Creamy Parmesan / Red Berry Vinaigrette

Winter Greens Medley Salad  $9   VV GF
Baby kale, Swiss chard, spinach, dried cranberries, almonds, blue cheese,
with choice of dressing

Warm Pesto Pasta Salad  $9   V 
Penne pasta, pesto, fresh greens, parmesan

Red Beet Salad   $9   V GF
Goat cheese, honey, fresh greens, balsamic vinaigrette

HANDS ON  
ALL SANDWICHES COME WITH A CUP OF SOUP OR SIDE SALAD

Spicy Tuna Melt  $10
Jalapeño, paprika, cheddar cheese, toasted country white bread

Cuban Chicken Taco  $10
Soft shell taco, lime aioli, cabbage, red onion, tomato, bell pepper, almonds

Chicken Pesto Panini   $10
Chicken breast, pesto, toasted country white bread


MAIN GALLERY  
ADD A CUP OF SOUP OR SIDE SALAD + $3

Salmon Risotto  $13  
Fresh greens, lemon, parmesan

Penne  $11   V     
Sauteed red onions and mushrooms, goat cheese, marinara

Spanish Frittata  $13   V GF
Potatoes, sweet peppers, red onion, zucchini, parmesan cheese



DESSERT   Daily Selection  $6
Please inquire with your server

 

V Vegetarian  /  VV Vegan  /  GF Gluten Free

 


RESTAURANT HOURS

Tuesday – Saturday   11 am —2 pm
Reservations and walk-ins welcome / 515.271.0332


Thank you for not taking food or beverage into the museum.
Baru cannot accept personal checks.

CONSUMER ADVISORY  Thoroughly cooking foods of animal origin such as beef, lamb, pork, poultry, fish,
shellfish reduces the risk of food borne illness. Individuals with certain health conditions may be at higher risk
if these foods are consumed raw or undercooked.

Consult your physician or public health official for further information.