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Palace Cafe

323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
+1 509-925-2327
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (15 reviews)
“fries” (26 reviews)
“prime rib” (15 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for lunch a few weeks ago. Read good reviews. So we thought it was worth trying. Always ready to discover new good places. But it was quite predictable. Fish and chips, probably. When the fish is all the same size made us wonder. Wasn't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joenadeau38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This wonderful place is about one mile off the freeway and so worth the short drive! We have a new go to breakfast place! The building is gorgeous and the same family has been operating the restaurant since 1966. Food was amazing, service was great...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SweetSusy
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere for the whole family even the picker eater will find something they like. The Salads are fresh and large with a huge selection bring your appetite I’ve never been able to finish one! If your craving steak the choices are mouth watering flavorful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Keri B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Nice atmosphere, good waitress. Lots of hashbrowns in your order. Grandaughter had oatmeL since sh3 was vegan. Ok, but then she saw the hashbrowns. Ate part of mine, but better yet her boyfriend and she when back for hashbrowns the next week.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

My son and his family surprised me with a visit and wanted to go out to eat. The Palace was extremely busy, but we only waited a few minutes. Food is always good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Debi B
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I ate breakfast here on the morning I was leaving Ellensburg. I decided on the eggs benedict which they said was the best ever. It was OK, but not even close to the best ever. However, they did make a half order for me. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank EdS172
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Don't order the Chef salad if you don't like pickles. They aren't listed as an ingredient for the salad on the menu, but a ton of pickles were on mine. I can understand cucumbers, but pickles ? Waiter tried to tell me that is how...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 687genev
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We took a different way into Ellensburg than usual, and found a charming town with unique shopping and dining experiences to be had. Reviews said the Palace Cafe would be The place to go. The decor was mostly pre-motorized era, with picks, shovels, bed warmers,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank EstesLass
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I stop here every time I go through Ellensburg Washington. It's good hearty food in an extremely friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The service has always been exemplary.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CliffB219
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

The palace is an old time place to eat and the food was good except I had the fish and chips and the coleslaw was AWFUL in my opinion. The waitress said it was an Asian dressing but the sesame was over powering and really...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jeannem284
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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