Kitchenware for Creative Cooking

Monday - Wednesday: 9:30am - 6pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 7pm

Friday: 9:30am - 6pm

Saturday: 9:30am - 5pm 

Closed on Sunday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Years Day

Customer Service: 515-233-4272


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©2020 Cooks' Emporium

Kitchenware for
Creative Cooking


Excited to serve the Ames and surrounding communities since 1979. 


At Cooks’ Emporium, our mission is to provide inspiration and the tools to enable the at-home or professional chef in their creative passions, equipping chefs of all levels, from a campus town studio apartment to the professional galley at the busiest Michelin Star’d eatery.

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“Fun little store for anything kitchen related. From cool modern gadgets to staples that every cook should have in their kitchen. Great little shop to kill some time in or get a cool gift for a friend or spouse in.”

Jillian W.