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A Taste of Ely

) #12 of 23 Restaurants in Ely $$ - $$$ American, Cafe,
117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
+1 218-365-6095
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“french toast” (11 reviews)
“wild rice” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 Nina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We initially went to the Chocolate Moose to try and have breakfast but upon sitting down ordering our beverages and taking a peek at their menu we soon realized their breakfast stops at 11 a.m. Well we talked amongst us and decided we wanted pancakes...More

Thank Tammy B
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Taste of Ely has changed hands and tried the Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburger. It was excellent smaller in size then the huge burgers offered in other restaurants. Ate every bite. Went back for breakfast this morning and it was perfectly prepared the wild rice cranberry bread...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Not a huge selection, but I have eaten here multiple times and have no complaints. Come hungry because they give generous portions and have great coffee.

Thank bkane2005
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Evening we tried here tasted good. The wild rice toast, wild rice French toast, hash brown, all the omelette. I saw a for sale sign outside but the food here beats chocolate moose by a huge margin. Only one employee on staff so management needs...More

Thank nbuzz
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Pay before you eat? Owner is the cook that doesn't know how to cook and is very rude. Some of the driest eggs i have ever had. In my opinion they should not even be in the restraunt business.

Thank JDB6
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Evening we tried here tasted good. The wild rice toast, wild rice French toast, hash brown, all the omelette. I saw a for sale sign outside but the food here beats chocolate moose by a huge margin. Only one employee on staff so management needs...More

Thank nbuzz
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Breakfast for 4 was over $60 which I get sort of. Resort community, resort prices. But still. Admittedly, the food was quite good though service could have been a little better considering we were the only people in the restaurant at the time. There's a...More

Thank floridafoodie2014
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Went in for breakfast, ordered bacon and asked that it not been cooked very crisp. The waiter stumbled over himself saying "the cooks wouldn't cook it that way". When asked why....he mumbled that it was against the law....WHAT????? Goodness I didn't ask for it raw.......More

Thank MrCharlie447
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jetsetterm2015
Do you have gluten free options?
4 June 2016|
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Response from Robert E | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-6095
  • E-mail
Description
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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