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A Taste of Ely

) #10 of 22 Restaurants in Ely $$ - $$$ American, Cafe,
117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
+1 218-235-9686
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“french toast” (11 reviews)
“wild rice” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
$$ - $$$
117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The place is cute and clean but the food was really lacking in taste and quantity. We had pancakes and they were tasteless mane the coffee was lukewarm.

Thank suzi j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After ordering upon entering we found a seat outside. The food came very, and I mean very quickly. It was hot and good. I got a chicken quesadilla, it was a little oily but overall good. Nothing super noteworthy, good food, very quick service and...More

Thank Adam H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good food, reasonable prices,nice decor. Nothing fancy but good food for the money. Good burgers and breakfast items

Thank elyquilter
Reviewed 17 July 2017

On our annual trip to Ely, ate at Taste of Ely three times. Twice I got the eggs and french toast. Very good. My husband got the omlete stuffed with hash browns. Also very good. Was not busy any of the mornings so got our...More

Thank Cartho53
Reviewed 13 July 2017

They treat people right and deliver on flavor. Thank you to the new staff and management at the Taste of Ely. Great Job!

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Great food for both breakfast and lunch. Staff couldn't have been more friendly and welcoming. We were here for a canoe trip and found this place by accident. It has become our favorite in the few days we've been here. Had a fresh cooked turkey...More

Thank Ouina R
Reviewed 30 June 2017

The food was excellent and was served very quickly. The owner was extremely nice and accomidating. Very cute decor. We would go back.

Thank dumplin29
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My family and I came here for the first time this summer for breakfast and it happened to also be a lunch place! We all ordered inside the restaraunt and sat outside on the patio. The food was delicious. I had a chicken southwest panini...More

Thank angiebaby007
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Great atmosphere and good food. We had lunch here and then explored the many shops in downtown Ely. They had a kids breakfast menu - both my kids had the french toast. It was the perfect size (and price) for a 4 & 8 year...More

Thank artsynina
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We initially went to the Chocolate Moose to try and have breakfast but upon sitting down ordering our beverages and taking a peek at their menu we soon realized their breakfast stops at 11 a.m. Well we talked amongst us and decided we wanted pancakes...More

Thank Tammy B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
American, Cafe, Grill, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
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: 117 N Central Ave, Ely, MN 55731
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-235-9686
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Looking for a great Breakfast or Lunch while in Ely? Choose A Taste of Ely. Breakfast Features: Stuffed Blueberry French Toast, Heaping Stuffed Hash Browns, Applewood Smoked Bacon and Cranberry Wild Rice Bread... and more Lunch Features: Turkey Bacon Pesto Panini ( fresh oven roasted turkey), Best Dang Burger, BBQ Chicken Bacon Cheddar Quesadilla, Chicken Harvest Salad... and more Located downtown Ely! Across from Tony's, Next to Piragis JOIN US TODAY
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