Restaurants & Dining

DSM looks forward to serving you at one of our six food and beverage locations the next time you travel through the airport.  

BERK & CHESTERS Kitchen + Bar

Pre-security, Berk & Chesters offers travelers an opportunity to grab a drink and a light "on the go" snack before or after heading through security.   With a full-service bar, Berk & Chesters offers a selection of tap, bottled, and canned beers, wine, crafty cocktails and margaritas. An expansive variety of seating options are available to accommodate families, business meetings and sport teams.

Open 10am to 7pm daily.

*Berk & Chesters currently offers a limited menu including a few sandwiches and a salad.  


Two high-volume espresso machines provide travelers with an opportunity to add a variety of options to their morning - or afternoon - coffee.  Hungry, too? Made to order breakfast sandwiches and a variety of yogurt, salads, fresh fruit and other quick snacks gives Friedrichs' customers tasty convenience at their fingertips.

Plus, Friedrichs has a wide selection of health-conscious smoothies as well as delicious malts and shakes.

Friedrichs opens daily at 4:30 a.m. 


Arugula & Rye presents travelers a health-forward deli and salad bar.  Additional menu items include fresh and hot breakfast items plus flatbreads made to order. Choose from a selection of flavored waters from the Barrilitos ® Aguas Frescas line. Arugula & Rye also offers a variety of wine and beer on display at the deli counter.

Arugula & Rye opens daily at 11:00 a.m. 

PORTERMILL Craft Food & Beer

Iowa’s best locally sourced and sustainable ingredients are the backbone of Portermill’s menu. Many items are made in-house such as the fresh-cut fries, all salad dressings as well as all bakery breads for the freshest sandwiches, burgers, and more! Enjoy our expansive bar, exclusively featuring a selection of 18 different Iowa-made beers on tap, plus a bottle/can list of over 30 more brews from Iowa’s very own craft beer scene.  Flights are available for those who venture to try more than one.  Beer not your scene? Portermill also offers an extensive wine list, Iowa-crafted cocktails, and one of the best Bloody Marys around!

Portermill opens daily at 5:00 a.m. and closes when the last flight of the day departs. 


In a hurry to catch your flight, but you need a quick bite or a drink? Mill Supply Co. has you covered! Freshly made sandwiches, yogurt parfaits, salads, and yogurt provide travelers with healthy and tasty grab-and-go options. Muffins and cookies satisfy your sweet tooth, and our selection of bottled beverages provides everybody something to quench their thirst!

Mill Supply Co. opens daily at 5:00 a.m. 

Coffee & BAR

Catching a flight in the C Concourse? Pass the lines, head to your gate, and grab a drink and quick snack at Coffee & Bar. The newest addition to the Des Moines International Airport, Coffee & Bar offers a limited menu from Portermill along with coffee and canned and bottled alcoholic beverages.  Alcoholic beverages will be served Monday through Saturday 6:00 a.m. to close and on Sundays 8:00 a.m. to close. 

The Coffee & Bar is open seven days a week from 4:00 a.m. daily and closes when the last flight departs from the C Concourse. 


A Bar is the big, little sister to Coffee & BAR.  Find the same service and offerings, but in the A Concourse.  

A Bar opens at 6:00 a.m. daily and closes when the last flight departs from the Gates A3, A4, and A5 in the A Concourse.