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BJ Bull Bakery

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208 Idaho St, Elko, NV 89801-3169
+1 775-738-0606
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07:00 - 19:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat 10:00 - 15:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pasties are quite tasty and very filling. Others liked the pies, but I didn't have any. There are breakfast and lunch/dinner pasties. All are good.

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Thank Terry A
Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The traditional Cornish pasties are what the Cornish miners would bring down into the mines for their meal in their lunch tins. BJ Bull's has a great selection of traditional pasties and they are served hot and quick.

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Thank NevadaHighdesert
San Jose, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Best pasties I've had in America after moving here from Britain 26 years ago. My husband and I went traditional with beef and potato and beef and mushroom while my daughter went with a special of Ham Au Gratin. Preferred the traditional but the special was still good.

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Thank Margaret S
Payson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a casual place to have a late lunch on our only day in Elko and were so excited to read about the BJ Bull Bakery! We'd eaten many basic meat pasties while traveling through Scotland, England and Wales, and wanted to try some of BJ's other varieties -- and their sweet-and-spivey special sauce... More 

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Thank SophieBlue09
Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I had read about this place but never visited before. Pasties are a Welsh/Cornish form of meat pie, like a large empanada or a very large pierogie. The crust is flaky like a pie. I had the beef and onion pastie and it was excellent - flaky warm crust, tasty filling. You hold them in your hand and chomp away.... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband was a miner, once upon a time. He used to take pasties down to the mine for his main meal. We are in Elko for a short period and we're pleased to find pasties here. In a short period we have had meat and potatoes, chicken and rice, and ham and cheese pasties. Meat and potatoes are our... More 

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1 Thank Timetraveler2004
Minden, NV
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We travel with a big insulated cooler, so we sropped at BJs this morning and bought a few things. Just heated them up this evening in the microwave in our next town (Ely, NV) and was astonished at how good they were! Tried the beef and potato as well as the chicken and rice pasties. Absolutely yummy! Also bought two... More 

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1 Thank Sharron G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent pasties and pies. Brownies are to die for. Yummy! Staff is friendly, great place to eat in Elko.

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Thank Kora B
Elko, Nevada
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We've loved the pasty for years; used to get them in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. We've found the product from B J Bulls is excellent; we get the traditional Beef & Potato. they have several varieties, and around Thanksgiving, they make a Turkey/Cranberry/Stuffing variety as well. You can stop in to eat-in, take warm ones away to eat later, or load... More 

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Thank brainyfox
Elko, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This little joint serves pasties, which are meat pies. They are pretty good, but you have to be willing to enjoy something a little different. The staff is friendly, the food is good. If you don't want to eat them right away, you are better off just buying the cold ones to heat up later, as they are less expensive.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$9
Cuisine
American, Fast food, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 Idaho St, Elko, NV 89801-3169
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
  • Phone Number: +1 775-738-0606

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?