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Elly's Tea and Coffee

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208 W 2nd St Ste 8, Muscatine, IA 52761-3763
+1 563-263-5043
07:00 - 16:00
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Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Muscatine, Iowa
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a great place for excellent food and coffee. Atmosphere on the riverfront. Excellent staffor who take time to get to know you.

Thank ercowgirl
Muscatine, Iowa
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Nice tea room atmosphere and good homemade food. Great quiche and muffins. Great selection of teas and coffee. Relaxing.

Thank Lauri W
Muscatine, Iowa
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

Whenever I stop in at Elly's i'm alwasy greeted with a smiley, and always get my moneys worth. the coffee is always fresh, and so is the finger foods they offer there.

Thank Jessica G
Muscatine, Iowa
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

go to Elly's for morning coffee or for lunch. It is a popular place for people in the downtown area to meet. The food and beverages are great and reasonable price-wise. There are many "healthy eating" menu items there. The service is quick and friendly! There is a fairly large seating area with nice views of the river. I have... More 

Thank Beavercowboy
Canton, Georgia
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285 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Can sit outside or in to see the view of the Mississippi River. The bacon cheddar quiche was delicious, the turkey and red pepper sandwich was bland. Unfortunately, they use avocado or avocado mayo on almost every sandwich--need options for people who don't care for them. Macchiato took longer than expected to get made, but tastes good. Biggest points for... More 

Thank Deb S
Muscatine, Iowa
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

You order at the counter at this small restaurant. They have fresh scones in the morning, which are yummy, and several different blends of coffee. Lovely, light-filled sitting area, as well as an outdoor patio that overlooks the Mississippi River. At lunch time, they have wonderful sandwiches. Staff is friendly, prices are good, food is great, and atmosphere wonderful.

Thank arschulz
Muscatine, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Everything is premade. They don't cook their own chicken, make their own soups, they have frozen bread and buns. I also thought the lady running the front counter counter (where you point at the sandwich you want) was rude and condescending. The overpriced sandwich was edible, but disappointing.

Thank KevinMuskie
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Rooftop overlooking the Mississippi for coffee? In the sunshine? Perfect? Yes. And Elly is one of nature's gentle-women. As are her staff. A wonderful place to visit - we loved it. Where else would you get to chat Athenian politics with a barista about to start college? We loved all of Muscatine - it is a town of warmth and... More 

Thank Peter N
Muscatine, Iowa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to eat lunch. Sandwiches are homemade. I especially love the soup - yum. Prices are great. In downtown Muscatine.

1 Thank spencebrown3
Muscatine, Iowa
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Elly's is locally owned and operated in downtown Muscatine. Numerous coffee flavors and also regular coffee. Great location to meet people. There is outdoor seating available with a riverview...

Thank PhilipEugene

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 208 W 2nd St Ste 8, Muscatine, IA 52761-3763
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Muscatine
  • Phone Number: +1 563-263-5043

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