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Nelscott Cafe

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3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
+1 541-994-6100
Thu - Mon 07:00 - 15:00
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great breakfast and the staff was very friendly. Obviously the food was homemade and was delicious.

Thank Kevin0486
Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Soooo different than the typical out of a box restaurant food that you tend to find in Lincoln City . Everything is freshly made and delicious. We enjoy the unique menu items ( try the poppers , they are fabulous) . We will be back again , and again .

2 Thank Stephanie F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

I had the breakfast plate and my husband had a short stack of pancakes (plus the sausage from my plate.) Both dishes were great. Staff was very friendly and service was great. Would definitely go again!

1 Thank crea-ztravels
Portland, Oregon
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent spot for brunch. I had the Hawaiian omelette and coffee, but friends had the hot chocolate, and that looked pretty inviting. Lovely patio, and friendly service.

2 Thank merseyheart
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159 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

So glad we found this place and got there before they were slammed. Great customer service and wonderful breakfast.

3 Thank Unknown322
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Me: two for breakfast Host: ok. About 15 minutes. Go ahead and wait outside (It was a nice day out) Me: I stroll down the other storefronts while my wife sits and waits out front. I notice a nice looking young couple get out their car and head for the cafe. I turn away and then look back to notice... More 

1 Thank Gilbert A G
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I had reviewed Nelscott Café here several years ago and gave it the RAVE it deserved. I returned just recently ... and wish I hadn't. I should have kept the memories I had. The place must have changed owners. All of the fantastic menu items were now GONE. They were replaced by tired concoctions with prices that belonged at a... More 

1 Thank Roger S
Vancouver, Washington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

It's the kind of place you stumble on. We've been to Lincoln City many times and only now discovered this delightful little restaurant. Before the morning was over, my wife had recommended it to folks who had missed their first choice. Our breakfast was delicious. The service and atmosphere was friendly. It's tiny; even with the address, we could have... More 

3 Thank Jack A
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13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We discovered this gem 4 years ago and wanted to make sure we returned on our trip this year. Yummy food for the whole family. Timely and friendly service by the manager. We had to wait 15-20 minutes to be seated because they were already filling up at 830a. But the manager said to come back and he would save... More 

2 Thank Elia M G
Tigard, Oregon
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We ate here this last weekend, and will most likely not be returning. We have ate here before and returned based on a good meal we had there last year. My how tings change, we sat ourselves at the first table in the door, next to the front counter. We were seated for almost 15 minutes before we finally had... More 

Thank MrNurse78

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Lincoln City
  • Phone Number: +1 541-994-6100
Breakfast and lunch 7 to 3 Thursday thru Monday. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We offer traditional breakfast and lunch fare at reasonable prices with great service.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?