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Address: 117 W 4th Ave, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3127
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+1 509-925-3939

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Rustic interior with secret getaway in the back.

Great spot for lunch with friends. Try the Super Mother burger or the Foul Mother if chicken is your thing. Be sure to try the outdoor patio when the sun is shining.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Jeff C

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great spot for lunch with friends. Try the Super Mother burger or the Foul Mother if chicken is your thing. Be sure to try the outdoor patio when the sun is shining.

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Thank Jeff C
Bellevue, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Clean, well lit and clean! Service was GREAT, menu varied, specials offered...reasonable prices!! Good fries, platters and Ice tea. Generous portions...would have loved to have my Ruben buttered and grilled instead of toasted... My only complaint was the volume of their music...too loud !

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Thank Gjabsama
Ellensburg
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

This is a local tavern that also serves a lot of food. They do nightly specials, though they are so popular that you need to go early to take advantage of them. The offerings are basically American and humble, but quite good. They do a special 'Super Mother' burger that comes with a membership card. Ten cards gets you a... More 

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Thank Tattercat
Ellensburg, Washington
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Now retired, I've been a regular at The Tav since my college days in the 60s. Sure, things have changed slightly but it's still my home. The Tav has always had a great staff. Over the years I've only had a few hamburgers that reach the high standard that I can count on every time at The Tav. My 50th... More 

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Thank RickieW1945
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Burgers are great. The beer selection is broad. The prices are very reasonable, and service is usually quite good. Great place to watch a football game.

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Thank Holly P
Ellensburg, Washington
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86 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

Excellent food for a tavern. Great college atmosphere that has served many thru out the years. Great selection of wine, beers and foods. Located in downtown Ellensburg.

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Thank wjhouston
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Great place for a quick lunch. Be sure to check out the patio area in the back. Great place to take customers or just hang out with friends.

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Thank Jeff C
Meeker, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

We went with our college children as they really enjoy socializing at the Tav. Food was pretty good. Service was good. Atmosphere good. Pool table was a hit.

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Thank Barbara B
Ellensburg, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Varied menu with good food. Great outdoor courtyard. Would be a good place for an outdoor party/get together.

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Thank Carol T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2014

I used to love going to the Tav; growing up in Ellensburg it is just something we did once we turned 21. My uncle, from out of town, came with me a little while back and it was a terrible experience. He is in a wheelchair - there is no wheelchair access to bathroom facilities and the staff were in... More 

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