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Elkes Market Cafe

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105 N Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002-2294
+1 214-495-0200
09:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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Dallas, Texas
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here to pick up some pre-made casseroles to have on hand for easy dinners. They were delicious and easy to prepare in the microwave. Will be back to sample some of their other offerings!

Thank H2theK44
Allen, Texas
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Lunch at Elke's today was "The Other Nutty" an excellent sandwich that I enjoyed thoroughly. I was tempted by the Chicken Schnitzel I saw them cooking, so I might need to make a special trip. In addition to the cafe, this restaurant has a take out counter with desserts, dips and casseroles.

Thank HarveyOfAllen
Dallas, Texas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

So glad to have found Elke's. The take-out options are excellent. The cornbread muffins are yummy. I buy their ranch dressing regularly to bring home, it's the best.

Thank 572sandysue
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My friend and I love eating here. It is easy to order and they have a reward program which you can sign up for. The place is located in a small shopping center, but the atmosphere is very nice inside. They also have a small market inside which has wine, small gifts and food to go. Their sandwiches and soups... More 

Thank airseacar2
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you want something fresh and hand-made with a nice sit down atmosphere then try Elkes. They have the best jalapeno pimento cheese I've ever tasted!

Thank MalbecDallas
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

I've had the carrot soup and butternut pear soups, they are smooth and delicious. Open for lunchtime. They also have a take and bake in their market side.

Thank Baranie N
Allen, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Delicious home made food. You can't go wrong with Elke's. Sandwiches are delicious, the atmosphere is great and the people are wonderful. There are frozen takeout meals for when you don't want to cook. daily blue plate specials keeps you coming back! Amazing deserts, my favorite is the banana pudding.

Thank TexasPinkfloyd
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Elke's is a great place for lunch. I've never been disappointed in any of the food I've ordered. They have wonderful soup, sandwiches, and salads. The board at the front announces the specials of the day. My personal favorites are the chicken salad sandwich and the chicken artichoke soup. There is an attached deli with great carry out items. It's... More 

Thank Minetta S
Corinth, Texas, USA
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Consistently good. Exterior does not impress but worth a trip for the food. Yummy! Never see many men in there though. Seems to be a favorite for ladies who lunch.

Thank Lisa C
Plano, Texas
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

This place has great food by the lb. to go, as well as tables and chairs if u wish to dine in. I have been here numerous times and the food is always great, couple of my favs are the apricot chicken salad, pimento cheese dip, poppy chicken salad and the chili. Get it home and heat it up and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
American, Cafe, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 N Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002-2294
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 214-495-0200

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