Goldfinch is located on the corner of Fourth Street and Court Avenue in downtown Des Moines' Court Avenue District.  Upon entering, guests will experience its comfortable and friendly atmosphere within the thoughtfully designed space.

In partnership with local Sunstead Farms, the Goldfinch team has created an authentic menu highlighting simple, handcrafted dishes prepared with seasonally inspired ingredients.  A curated wine list and craft cocktails complement Goldfinch’s specialty menu items.

OpenTable Diners’ Choice Award for December 2016

Join Us for Happy Hour!

$5 cocktails, wine and tap beer and half-price social plates.

Tuesday - Friday 3 pm - 6 pm bar and lounge area


Winter Hours

Tuesday - Thursday 11 am - 9:30 pm
Friday and Saturday 11 am - 10 pm
Closed Monday and Sunday


316 Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

Valet Parking is Temporarily Unavailable

We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience!  

Contact Information 

(515) 282-2995 or 

Brian Edwards, General Manager

Albert Koundakjian, Assistant General Manager 

Ernie Shillak, Bar Manager 


Join Our Team

Goldfinch is currently hiring for all positions. Please email your applications to

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