COVID-19 Business Updates

During this time of uncertainty, we are sharing a round-up of news from our small business community. Please support your local retailers and restaurants in the neighborhood as best you can while practicing social distancing and other mitigation techniques. They are making difficult decisions that change by the minute.

Ingersoll restaurants

Ingersoll restaurants now offering either take-out, drive-through, gift cards or frozen meals:

Abelardo’s Mexican Fresh 515-243-3743 Drive-Through

Bartender’s Handshake Now offering Cocktails To-Go, Th-Sat. Order online only at

Big Tomato Pizza Co. 515-288-7227

Bruegger’s Bagels is open for limited walk-in’s to grab and go.

Cheese Bar DSM 515-528-8181

Chocolaterie Stam 515-282-9575 Curbside service on chocolates and gelato

Crème Cupcake + Dessert 515-288-1050

Lucky Lotus  Online orders only – luckylotusdsm, get 10% off your order by using the code getluckyonline at checkout

Manhattan Deli 515-274-1208 Open for Take Out from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Panka Peruvian Restaurant 515-214-4430

Sakari Sushi Lounge 515-288-3381

Subway on Ingersoll 515-255-6948

Teddy Maroon’s Now offering Cocktails To-Go. Th-Fri from 3:30-6:30 p.m., Sat 1-5 p.m.

Ted’s Coney Island 515-991-3928 Drive-Through

The Station on Ingersoll 515-381-0052 Now Delivering

Wellman’s Pub on Ingersoll 515-245-9737 Food, alcohol, beer to go


Pricechopper Ingersoll

New hours: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.  515-255-3118

Sherman Hill area:

Gateway Market

Gateway Market: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. 515-243-1754

  • Beginning March 20th, we will reserve the first hour of shopping time for customers at higher risk for illness. Anyone with an underlying health condition, expectant mothers or people age 60+ can shop from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m., every day. We ask all other customers to respect this time for those folks and join us during our new store hours from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. All departments will remain open with certain limitations(no salad bar, slightly smaller hot case selection, soup choices will be Chicken Corn Tortilla and Veggie Chili).  There will only be select South Union bread items available and no pastry items.

Café to-go’s: 10:30a-9p

  • Call-ins, Open Dining, GrubHub, DoorDash.  We will only be offering lunch & dinner items, no breakfast.  We will run the prepaid food out to cars if they call (515)422-5109 as they arrive.


  • Box lunches/salads or other family-style catering options are available and can be ordered online here. Delivery orders should be placed by 3 pm the day prior and pickup orders at least 4 hours in advance. Delivery available 10 am – 6:30 pm M-F and 10 am to 5 pm on Sat-Sun.


Taking orders daily until 1 p.m by phone, 515-244-1353, and email,


News from our retailers and professional services:

Boesen The Florist


We want to make it easier to send your greetings during the COVID-19 precautions, when you can’t do it directly. We are taking all possible measures to keep our working environments clean and disinfected, while serving our valued customers. Locally, we are delivering directly to our customers’ front doorsteps to keep both our delivery drivers and customers safe. So, even if you can’t see your friends and family in person, you can still let them know you’re thinking about them with flowers from Boesens. It’s the perfect way to brighten someone’s day in these trying times.Take 30% off with promo code: “BRIGHTENDAY”. Shop now at Boesens is also offering curbside service at our Beaver and Ingersoll stores. If you do not want to go inside to shop, simply call 515-244-ROSE. – Tom Boesen

Des Moines Acupuncture Clinic


We are open and accepting new patients. We have taken extra precautions for cleanliness in the office and ask if patients do not feel well they stay at home. Contact office by phone or our website

to schedule. – Sandi Hoover

Loyal Sons


Web store is now live. Offering gift cards.

Moberg Gallery and Framing


We are open by appointment starting 03/18. Our exhibits are available to view on and available artworks on We’re available via email and happy to assist with your residential art consultation needs. Feel free to email us pictures of walls needing an update and we’ll photoshop some options and email them back to you. Shipping and delivery will be available while our partners are open to participating. – TJ Moberg

Silver Fox


Our doors are locked but we are here, checking in Spring merchandise.   We are asking that customers knock on the door or telephone, and we will let them in, during regular business hours.  We have Lysol spray, Purell, and Clorex wipes – which we use to wipe counters and dressing rooms after each visit.  I am grateful for every purchase – no matter how big or how small – at this time.  Private shopping is available and, as always, I am happy to send out a box to customers.  You can also purchase gift certificates over the phone, which are then mailed. – Mary Langen

Tandem Brick


Call and they will shop for you, then wrap it up and have it ready for pick-up.

Techne Salon


We plan on staying open “by appointment only” until we are asked to close. We already follow strict sanitation and disinfecting guidelines that we have only amped up since this all began. We are only allowing 10 people in the building at a time. – Payton Regan

Vanity & Glamour Cosmetics


Choose your skincare and cosmetics and we’ll ship to your home. It’s easy to place an order at



New hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.



We are still operating, offering FREE delivery-only options in the Des Moines metro area as long as we can get flowers shipped in from our distributors. We are social distancing and sanitizing regularly- our staff apart from one is home safe. I am designing all the pieces that go out and one delivery person is “ding-dong ditching” at your doorstep! It’s a way to communicate and share love via safe delivery, and we are so proud to bring some brightness to others!

We’re in the middle of a website redo but you can still use it, or DM us on Instagram. – Maya Boettcher

Zanzibars Coffee

We are still open for carry-out and bean sales, Tues-Sat 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Email or online here.