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Eli's Trackside

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American, Canadian, Diner
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Queen St, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 2G9, Canada
(519) 351-0888
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My son and I went there for lunch. We were not impressed. Our order was mixed up and my son wouldn't even eat his. Waitress seemed unconcerned. Believe quantity is more important to quality for them. If you desire a large reasonable breakfast, that lacks true quality...you will love it. If you are looking for something the least bit gourmet,... More 

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Thank Sandra R
Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Always busy, but worth the wait. Daily specials for breakfast and lunch. Real corn beef hash. Homemade meat loaf. Friendliest staff in town!

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Thank kp729
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

We go here for brunch almost everyday. The owner is so funny, if you appreciate her sense of humor but the food is always great. The portions are very generous so you never leave hungry. The staff is so friendly and Eli (Chef extraordinary) is always cooking up a storm. Everyone knows everybody who goes there, just like sitting in... More 

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Thank Linda C
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Large food servings, great prices and excellent service. Great selection of food varieties. Pleasant atmosphere, friendly service, willing to chat and have a conversation. Wiling to accommodate special dietary needs if required.

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Thank Susan D
Chatham, Canada
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

elis has the best best breakfast in chatham kent. the food is always good and lots of it. if u eave here hungry you've not ordered from Eli's lol

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Thank brikelly
Saskatchewan, Canada
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is the world's (in my opinion) greatest breakfast/lunch restaurant and Amazing Grace is the queen of servers/owner. This woman can do no wrong in my opinion and neither can her fabulous husband who is the cook/chef (in my opinion). Seriously all kidding aside, amazing service, food, but just don't think you can walk in and get a table of... More 

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Thank Laron2
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72 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is a place you don't want to miss. The food is always great and portions are generous. You won't leave hungry that's for sure, breakfast and lunch are fantastic. Omelets are large enough to share, homemade soup is great, Ribs are amazing, I could go on and on. Take out, eat in or order by the try and freeze... More 

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Thank Linda C
Chatham, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The service is horrible, but if service is not important to you the food is great and great portions.

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Thank yvetter0bert
Windsor, Canada
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Plesantly surprised at the quality, friendliness, reasonalbe prices....you have to meet "Amazing Grace

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Ontario's Highlands, Canada
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Eli's is always busy. Great breakfast or lunch spot. Homemade meatloaf. Soups. Tough to get a seat because its good!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Canadian, Diner
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen St, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 2G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham-Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: (519) 351-0888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?