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Kelly's Cafe and Expresso

££ - £££
American, Cafe, Diner
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7806 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, WA 98335-1133
+1 253-851-8697
07:00 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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Union Gap, Washington
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76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to Kelly's both mornings that we were in Gig Harbor. The staff was friendly and had hot coffee in hand when you came in the door. They had both booths and tables. One large table was filled with gentlemen that obviously meet in the am to coffee and chatting. The food was very good and the prices reasonable.... More 

Thank Frank G
West Linn, Oregon
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201 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of locals here, in addition to boaters and tourists, so we figured it was worth a visit. We had a fantastic breakfast of Green Eggs and Ham (you'll love this if you're a pesto fan!) and the Corned Beef Hash! I'm a tea drinker so I'll note here they have a diverse selection of high end teas in addition... More 

Thank TeamRealMcCoy
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small town cafe with touch of personality. Young staff is friendly, service is good and food is DELICIOUS!!

Thank Donna M
Los Angeles, California
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I couldn't believe how tasty Kelly's ones. Low key diner with superbly friendly staff. We ate there twice, amazing omelette, crab cakes and burger. We plan to return again real soon. Big favorite, not just for their friendly staff or deelish baked goods but also because they have comfort food (fish n chips!) without using cheap ingredients!!

Thank ShedaLA
Gig Harbor, Washington
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is the quintessential "Gig Harbor" restaurant with delicious food, a great ice cream counter, and terrific service, surrounded by locals. We eat there often. Kelly's is noted for wonderful breakfasts too. A cool thing to remember is that kid's are free on Tuesdays!

Thank Smiles963
Gig Harbor, Washington
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Last night we had the Thursday night prime rib dinner here. It is always consistently good. The prices are good and the staff are very friendly. I have eaten breakfast, lunch, dinner and an occasional cup of coffee. My only complaint is the noise level. It can be deafening when they are busy.

Thank mellen2000us
Lacey, Washington
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick bite not expecting anything exciting and oh wow we were wrong! Some of the best fish and chips I've ever had. Also serve beer and ice cream and cookies. Lemon meringue pie ice cream and praline pecan are to die for.

Thank Amaris C
Bellevue, Washington
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

My friend talked me into popping in here for food. Said he had been before and it was great....umm, not so sure. Yes, it looks mom and pop and the food is the same, but guess what? It was yummy. I wanted to go back , but we ran out of time.

Thank ronnacurrier
Corning, California
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115 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place was a nice surprise for us! We were greeted by very friendly staff, served within a short amount of time after ordering and very much enjoyed the ambience of the building. Hubby ordered a basic fried egg dish and sadly, they were not cooked properly. My California omelette was served with guacamole rather than avocado. But the food... More 

Thank Budlink
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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190 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Decided to stop in for breakfast and was greeted by smiling servers and dining tables. Coffee arrived shortly and the menus had enough selections for all. I chose pancakes, bacon and hash browns; my cousins had the California omelet and burrito. The pancakes were a tab bit overcooked, but the bacon and hash browns were delicious. The California omelet and... More 

Thank cindyfawn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7806 Pioneer Way, Gig Harbor, WA 98335-1133
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Gig Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 253-851-8697

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