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Palace Cafe

323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
+1 509-925-2327
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
“prime rib” (15 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a nice dinner that we returned the next day for lunch. Our servers were very friendly and did a nice job for us. We had eaten here a few years ago when passing through on our way to Seattle. Great spot to...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I both decided to stop here on our way to Coeur D'alene. We were intrigued by the history of the restaurant. I believe it has been in Ellensburg for 125 years. So glad we stopped because the service was great and the...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always consistent. Great place for breakfast and a Bloody Mary. Stuffed hashbrowns, nummo. Large menu and large portions. Great bar. Service is always good. We always stop when going through Ellensburg.

Thank dsseattle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst eggs benedict I've ever had; fried, not poached, eggs drowned in tasteless glop which cannot be referred to accurately as Hollandaise sauce. Go to the Yellow Church Cafe (nearby) if you want real Benedict or other well-made food served by very nice/friendly people. Jenikka...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wonderful old building houses an excellent restaurant on Main Street, Ellensburg. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are all served with attention and friendliness. Our waitress, Annie, had good suggestions and gave prompt service. Our choices were Cobb Salad, Shrimp Louie Salad, and Spinach Salad. Another...More

Thank WisconsinTraveler45
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We've had several meals here over the last few years and they've been good. This last weekend was graduation weekend, so maybe we need to make an exception for this time. After the ceremony, we called in and made a reservation for 25-30 minutes. The...More

Thank mikecarp
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The staff was super friendly and helpful. The food was delicious. I had the flat iron steak and baked potato. It was perfectly cooked. Our only complaints were that we did not get any kids menus and had to guess what was on it to...More

Thank OneGirlInTheCastle
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Friends who lived in Ellensburg strongly recommended this place as a stop, and it's easy to see why this cafe has been popular for decades. From the retro Seattle Mariners t-shirts at the front bar which declare, "This Team Makes Me Drink," and the family...More

Thank JSWKingsfield
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Visited again after seven year absence. Everyone was happy with the choices and they still have great biscuits and gravy for breakfast. I’m gluten free and was happy with the menu options.

Thank Wyoming_traveler_2
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed at a local hotel and the front desk staff recommended this place for lunch. It was an immediate suggestion from all of them. The interior has lots of interesting items from old Washington (presumably). The prime rib dip w Swiss was great. Fries...More

Thank Aaron L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-925-2327
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