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A Taste of Ely

117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731-1449
+1 218-235-9686
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“french toast” (11 reviews)
“wild rice” (9 reviews)
“hash browns” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
$$ - $$$
117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731-1449
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Reviewed August 27, 2017

Went in with a friend, and you have to order then sit down. I asked if they used real eggs, or liquid eggs, and he assured us they were real eggs. NOT TRUE! Two people got sick soon after we left. They knew they could...More

Thank tfrasier1121
Reviewed August 20, 2017

The place is cute and clean but the food was really lacking in taste and quantity. We had pancakes and they were tasteless mane the coffee was lukewarm.

Thank suzi j
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

After ordering upon entering we found a seat outside. The food came very, and I mean very quickly. It was hot and good. I got a chicken quesadilla, it was a little oily but overall good. Nothing super noteworthy, good food, very quick service and...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed July 19, 2017

Good food, reasonable prices,nice decor. Nothing fancy but good food for the money. Good burgers and breakfast items

Thank elyquilter
Reviewed July 17, 2017

On our annual trip to Ely, ate at Taste of Ely three times. Twice I got the eggs and french toast. Very good. My husband got the omlete stuffed with hash browns. Also very good. Was not busy any of the mornings so got our...More

Thank Cartho53
Reviewed July 13, 2017

They treat people right and deliver on flavor. Thank you to the new staff and management at the Taste of Ely. Great Job!

Thank Tim S
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Great food for both breakfast and lunch. Staff couldn't have been more friendly and welcoming. We were here for a canoe trip and found this place by accident. It has become our favorite in the few days we've been here. Had a fresh cooked turkey...More

Thank Ouina R
Reviewed June 29, 2017

The food was excellent and was served very quickly. The owner was extremely nice and accomidating. Very cute decor. We would go back.

Thank dumplin29
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

My family and I came here for the first time this summer for breakfast and it happened to also be a lunch place! We all ordered inside the restaraunt and sat outside on the patio. The food was delicious. I had a chicken southwest panini...More

Thank angiebaby007
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Great atmosphere and good food. We had lunch here and then explored the many shops in downtown Ely. They had a kids breakfast menu - both my kids had the french toast. It was the perfect size (and price) for a 4 & 8 year...More

Thank artsynina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731-1449
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-235-9686
  • E-mail
Looking for a great Breakfast or Lunch while in Ely? Choose A Taste of Ely. Breakfast Features: Stuffed Blueberry French Toast, Heaping Stuffed Hash Browns, Applewood Smoked Bacon and Cranberry Wild Rice Bread... and more Lunch Features: Turkey Bacon Pesto Panini ( fresh oven roasted turkey), Best Dang Burger, BBQ Chicken Bacon Cheddar Quesadilla, Chicken Harvest Salad... and more Located downtown Ely! Across from Tony's, Next to Piragis JOIN US TODAY
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