Bringing together people for a fun evening of food, music, cocktails and conversation.

Pura is an established cocktail bar and lounge that aims to build community by providing drinks that bring people together and an atmosphere that is a hub for local entertainment. Our approach to delivering only the finest service to our customers starts and ends with our constant desire to exceed expectations. Come join us to see what we’re all about.

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Our Menu

Good Drinks. Good Food.
Good Music. Good People.

Cited as the best "Up and Coming New Cocktail+Tapa Bar" in Des Moines, there’s no better place to enjoy a drink, a bite to eat, and a great night out. Whether you’re coming from a long day at the office or for a night out with friends, we’ve got you!

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Let us cater your next event

Pura Cocktail Bar & Lounge would be honored to provide our services for your next event. Each event is bespoke to your tastes and needs, to provide the best experience possible for you and your guests.

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    Welcome to
    Pura Cocktail Bar & Lounge

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    Experience the difference

    Our Menu
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    Fantastic Selection
    of Cocktails




660 E 5th St Suite A
Des Moines, IA


Fri, Sat
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Sun, Wed, Thur
8:00 PM - 2:00 AM