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Brass Pelican Restaurant

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

I had the buckwheat with sausage and home fries. She had cinnamon French toast with icing and a side of scrapple. Everything is Absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Warddav47
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Remote location. Nothing fancy just good home cooked food. Good anytime but I love their breakfasts!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank astrauch
Reviewed August 30, 2017

We had a very good breakfast after we finally found the place. Service was very good too. They could use a sign out at the road because the only sign we saw was under the overhang right at the entrance door. If it were not...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Darrell M
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Stopped at Brass Pelican for brunch Sunday afternoon with friends. Although it was some what busy, a table was cleared and set for us immediately. Our server had a "playful" attitude which made our visit very enjoyable. The food was served in a timely manner...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank ahrinda
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Best breakfast in the middle of nowhere! Cash only and bring your appetite. I recommend the Mountain Mess with a side of Scrapple! Mmmmmmm.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank IvoryHunter
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Famous for "buckwheat pancakes", this back woods restaurant has many other menu items. The food is good "home cooking" and inexpensive. Literally off the beaten path in rural north central PA, it is worth the drive if you're traveling through the area to get an...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank kaneira
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Monica, the proprietor, has an amazing amount of experience in the preparation and serving of "country style foods". The Brass Pelican has a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu available. One of my favorites is the "old fashioned sourdough buckwheat cakes". However, I've never been...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank cpppres
Reviewed August 25, 2016

The restaurant was very clean and nice country atmosphere wijh plenty of room. The service was very good as well as the food.

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank lankor
Reviewed July 28, 2016

I have visited the Brass Pelican at least once monthly for 13 years for breakfast. Famous for their buckwheat cakes. I've tried many breakfast choices over the years and enjoyed them all. Friendly staff. Reasonable prices.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank MelanieA1521
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Really great home town atmosphere. I prefer gourmet foods cooked with herbs & seasonings, so this was not my preference in cuisine but I went with a group, and the socialization was great.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank MargeTom
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