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Elsie's Diner

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Elsie's Diner is a 50's style licensed full service 64 seat diner incorporating the 50's style in both decor as well as food selection. Our diner provides old fashioned home style meals using fresh local ingredients for eat in or take out. From the moment you enter Elsie's Diner you feel like you are stepping back in time. Customers can sit in a booth or a stool at the counter, enjoy our great 50's music and order a meal that they know is made fresh in our kitchen using local ingredients. Our menu includes many old fashioned favorites like mac and cheese, meatloaf and burgers as well as floats, malt shakes and banana splits. There are plenty of nostalgic signs and memorabilia to look at
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Diner, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

While traveling through the area we thought we would stop here for a quick lunch. We had heard it has great food. Well that it did but its not a place that is quick. Our quick lunch turned into over a hour stop. The food...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Keith R
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Just driving by gave me the hint to go...I have a thing for diners! Entering there was like someone had turned back time. The music and decor was from the 50's, all bucket seats, chairs and stools in mint condition. Staff was very friendly and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Happy_2bTraveling69
Reviewed August 13, 2017

The only time I have been there was during an "Elvis" concert and antique car show which was on the grounds surrounding the area. We had something simple like burgers and fries. The old era music was playing and the diner was decorated appropriately. I...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank thewonderfulwoman
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Retro Diner, well decorated and clean. Great greeting and drink order. Waitresses after that a little bland. Food was good. 50's music but didn't really have retro feeling

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Andrew S
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Returned there for a third visit this summer - always enjoyable , Service is never quick but food is always good. Tonight we arrived around 7 pm ( they close at 8). Three of us ordered hot beef sandwiches with extra gravy - one of...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DonSheehy
Reviewed July 30, 2017

If you love happydays you will love this 50 diner fit for the king elvis Presley and me and all other fiftys music it's just like American graffiti the food is great the place is nicely done in side staff is great music is amazing...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank John P
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by this local establishment in the evening for some ice cream. The decor of the place was very retro and fun but the ice cream was nothing special. There were several patrons there but only appeared to have one person working there. She...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Bill63131
Reviewed July 18, 2017

This is a great diner, with excellent food and service. They serve breakfast all day along with other great meals. Service is quick and pleasant. They also,do takeout food.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Anne R
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Bit of a late review but I was at Elsies for their annual Show and Shine and I must say it was a fantastic event. Well organized, lots of really cool cars and a live performance from Elvis himself. Really enjoyed how he got down...More

Date of visit: June 2017
2  Thank Amanda G
Reviewed July 8, 2017

This is a real cute yet small restaurant and it seems the locals enjoy it too. That is more important then some people realize! Well the prices were higher then I usually like to pay the food is delicious however they ran out of spaghetti...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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