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The Chocolate Moose

#3 of 4 Dessert in Ely
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
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101 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731-1273
+1 218-365-6343
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I like my annual meal at the Moose. Staff is friendly enough...and the portions are nice. The dessert menu (pies!) are top notch.

Montevideo, Minnesota
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Stopped in early for lunch. Had tomato soup which was very good, because of the name, thought I would try a dessert. It was very hard and crumbling. Very disappointed. With a name like the chocolate moose, I thought the chocolate would be excellent.

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Good views on the outdoor patio. Not sure if the food's locally sourced or even organic for the matter but they pack enough calories to last you a few days I the wilderness of the Boundary Waters.

MN, USA
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114 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Stopped at an old favorite post-season and was delighted to have delicious food, perfectly prepared. I will keep going back to this landmark - never disappoints.

Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Ordered the walleye sandwich, only complaint I had was that they serve it on a round bun when it should be a different style bun. Also the coleslaw was nothing to write home about. I would eat here again though.

Woodbury, Minnesota
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Received our food after quite a wait on Labor Day weekend. Our waitress never returned to check on how we were enjoying our meals. My daughter ordered the vegetarian burger and it was burned on both sides. After waiting for quite some time for the waitress, my husband brought her burger up to the host and asked for a new... More 

Ely, Minnesota
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful dining experience with great menus for all - vegans, gluten free and regular dining. Every dessert is to die for! Wonderful service in real log building with seasonal outdoors seating!

Eveleth
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I just finished an excellent meal at the Chocolate Moose in Ely. The "honey garlic pork loin" was moist and tender as well as being a thick generous serving. It came with a crisp salad, fresh asparagus and rice pilaf. All were delicious. My server, Mia D, was excellent checking frequently to ensure I was well taken care of. Overall... More 

Lincoln, Nebraska
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We had a really great lunch with the family here. A bit of a wait on the kitchen but the atmosphere was good and food was amazing!

Flagstaff, Arizona
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

My family stopped by here for dinner and drinks, and all enjoyed what they had ordered. The portions were very generous and we took food home. The Chocolate Moose Cake was excellent. THe variety of beers (local and otherwise) were also very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Healthy
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731-1273
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-6343

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