The blog of Wellman's Pub Ingersoll and Wellman's Pub and Rooftop West Des Moines.

New Brunch Menu!

We've added a couple new things to our brunch menu. Come and check them out here, or in person on Saturday and Sunday from 10am-2pm. 

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Introducing the Wellman's Pub & Rooftop lineup of SUNDAY live music! Every Sunday, come and hang outside with your buds and listen to some live music, catch some rays and drink some drinks. Goes from 4pm-7pm.


5/17 Jay Casmirri
5/24 Brad Seidenfeld
5/31 Damon Dotson
6/7 Bruce Day
6/14 Keifer Brandt
6/21 Brad Seidenfeld
6/28 Damon Dotson
7/5 Bruce Day
7/12 Damon Dotson
7/19 Brad Seidenfeld
7/26 Abby Normal (unplugged)
8/2 Chris Ranallo
8/9 Bruce Day
8/16 Brad Seidenfeld
8/23 Abby Normal (unplugged)
8/30 Damon Dotson
9/6 Bruce Day


Ugly Sweater Party-- Wellman's Pub and Rooftop
Wellman's Pub and Rooftop West Des Moines Holidays

Get your Holidays on at Wellman's Pub and Rooftop! 

Join us for the greatest parties in the Metro!

First is Saturday, December 20, 9pm-2am for the 7th Annual Griswold Family Cristmas Ugly Sweater Party! 

This Saturday, December 20th, the Griswolds are back at Wellman's Pub & Rooftop. It's the 7th Annual Griswold Family Ugly Sweater Party! Call up your grandma, grandpa or Cousin Eddie… grab their sweater or dress up as your favorite Christmas character and be apart of this FUN party!

What: Wellman's Pub & Rooftop 7th Annual Griswold Family Ugly Sweater Party
When: Saturday, December 20, 2014, 9pm-2am
Where: Wellman's Pub & Rooftop, 597 Market St, West Des Moines, IA 50266

Christmas sweater is desired but not required…. If you’re dressed for the theme you’ll receive the specials! 

√ $3 Bottles and Draws of Miller Lite & Coors 
√ $3 Cousin Eddie Shots
√ $4 Fireballs

For once, "The uglier, the better" is the motto! Can't wait to see what you grab out of the back of your closet.

Next is Wellman's annual New Year's Eve Party! Join us on December 31st for the best NYE party in the Metro! Champagne toasts at midnight and drink specials and DJ Eric Marshall ringing it in with the beats!

New Year's Eve 2015 Wellman's Pub and Rooftop West Des Moines

Turkey Bowling: A Thanksgiving Eve Tradition

Join us for some good times as we continue our Thanksgiving Eve tradition of hurling frozen turkeys at bowling pins. Yes we do this and it's awesome. Win a $100 bar tab! $3 Coors Light drafts and bottles and hang with the Coors Light girls, too.

Good luck finding another bar in West Des Moines doing Turkey Bowling. 

Join us for Live Music on the Rooftop. Each Sunday from 3-7pm

Join us for Live Music at Wellman's Pub & Rooftop in West Des Moines. Each Sunday from 3-7pm!

Our Sunday Rooftop music starts up again this Sunday with Damon Dotson joining us from 3-7. Check out the rest of this summer's lineup here: -->>

Our Sunday Rooftop music starts up again this Sunday with Damon Dotson joining us from 3-7. Check out the rest of this summer's lineup here: -->>

5/18 - Damon Dotson

5/25 - Brian Congdon

6/8  - Damon Dotson

6/15 - Brad Seidenfeld

6/22 - Dan Trilk

6/29 - Keifer Brandt

7/6 - Zach Svoboda

7/13 - Damon Dotson

7/20 - Brad Seidenfeld

7/27 - Adam Rohwer

8/3 - Brian Congdon

8/10 - Damon Dotson

8/17 - Jay Casmiri

8/24 - Dan Trilk

8/31 - Keifer Brandt

9/7 - Dustin Baird

9/14 - Eddie Bleimehl

9/21 - Adam Rohwer

9/28 - Zach Svoboda

Join us for Tap That Thursday!

Join us for Tap That Thursday every Thursday from 5pm until the keg runs dry. We'll feature a different craft brewery each week and pints are only $3. Here's the upcoming schedule for the next couple weeks:

May 15th: Boulevard Grainstorm Black Rye IPA

May 22nd: Peace Tree Hop Wrangler IPA

May 29th: Empyrean Brown Ale

June 5th: New Belgium Summer Helles

Join us for Tap That Thursday!

Join us for Tap That Thursday!

New Lunch Specials at Wellman's Pub & Rooftop! -- West Des Moines

MONDAY - Gourmet Grilled Cheese w/ Tomato Basil Soup     

  • (week 1) Turkey Broccoli Grilled cheese     
  • (week 2) Margherita Grilled cheese     
  • (week 3) Spinach Artichoke Grilled Cheese     
  • (week 4) Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese

(check our Facebook page to find out exactly which grilled cheese we'll be offering on Mondays)

TUESDAY - Taco Tuesday! (Choice of Chicken, Steak, or Fish tacos)

WEDNESDAY - Tuna Melt w/ choice of side

THURSDAY - Hawaiian Chicken Sandwich w/ choice of side

FRIDAY - Taco Salad (Chicken or beef)


Join us THIS SUNDAY, April 20 for EASTER BRUNCH at Wellman's Pub and Rooftop in West Des Moines and receive a FREE MIMOSA with the purchase of breakfast. This offer is good only this Sunday from 10a-2p. HAPPY EASTER!