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Racks Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
+1 775-289-3131
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“bread pudding” (3 reviews)
“house salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Racks bar and grill is the perfect place to grab a bite with family and friends. Wether youre just passing through or here fpr a stay i would definitely reccomend this restaurant.The environment is friendly the food is delicious and the beer is cold!

Thank strujillo727
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 4 July 2017

After travelling through Fallon and Austin, on the loneliest road in America, we had given up on a good dinner experience. At the Racks, however, the staff is cheerful, the food is superb! I had the spinach salad with chicken, lots of crispy chicken and...More

Thank CBellerose
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Great place. Good food, cold beer. What more could you ask for? Prices were reasonable with a good selection. I even bought a hoodie with the Racks logo since I needed something for cool nights ahead, coming from Vegas. Ely is a nice stopover after...More

Thank Philip L
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Don't waste your time on this place. The bartendars are rude. She poured me a beer that was all foam, I asked for another one and she said she'd charge me. The wings were soggy. And they don't comp a drink if you're gambling. All...More

3  Thank Janet C
Steven S, Owner at Racks Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Hi Janet, I'm sorry to learn that you didn't enjoy your experience at Racks. I was present yesterday when you were our customer. I find it ironic that you are complaining of soggy wings, when I know they were out of stock and unavailable yesterday....More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Jessica was are server & greeted us with a warm welcome and big SMILE! She also does the bar. We sat at a table & she overheard me ask where the NFL game was for the Rams. She immediately changed our nearest TV to the...More

Thank StampinSher P
Steven S, Owner at Racks Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear S/B#1, It was nice to visit with you. We hope to see you again, on your next travels through Ely! Thank you for your business, Racks

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Good place to grab a bite and a brew if you're into lots of photos of dead animals and the people that killed them, and folks in camouflage. Has outdoor seating.More

Thank BirdNerdMaine
Steven S, Owner at Racks Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear BirdNerd, While I understand you may not be in agreement with our decor, please consider all of the revenue raised by the hunters depicted in our decor. Each of these hunters contribute a great amount of money through taxes they pay by sport hunting...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Rack's had a 2 for $20 rib special which was to die for. Ribs fell off the bone, beans were delicious, corn on the cob was vegy good. bread pudding put the meal a great ending.

Thank jingle89315
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Food was good. A lot of choices on the menu to choose from. Our waitress was really nice but forgot to bring a couple of things so we had to end up cancelling one of our drinks and an appetizer that never made it to...More

1  Thank Ksechotech
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We pass through Ely between home in Colorado and family in Sacramento, so finding a restaurant we could count on was useful. We sometimes travel with our dog, and the owner told us that well behaved dogs are allowed on the patio. Racks has a...More

Thank Mike_in_CO
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We shared a pulled pork sandwich, and it was pretty good. Service was fast and friendly, the food was good.

Thank Patti O
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Questions & Answers
Carole G
27 June 2016|
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Response from Steven S | Property representative |
Racks does allow well behaved dogs on our patio. Sorry outdoor seating only during the summer season.
Natsumi O
3 September 2015|
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Response from Jason C | Reviewed this property |
They could probably seat 25 to 30 people with enough notice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 775-289-3131
  • E-mail
Looking for for a fun friendly place for a meal or drink! Racks is Ely's best choice for great food, ice cold beer and spirits. We offer a clean smoke-free environment in our bar and restaurant. Our decor consists of trophy mule deer mounts along with photos of our local hunting enthusiasts and area wildlife. We do allow smoking on our outdoor patio. Well mannered pets are welcome at our outdoor venue. Racks has free WI-fi, Hi-def TV's, Touch Tunes Juke Box, video poker and an outstanding staff to serve you. Make Racks Bar and Grill your first choice when dining out or out for a drink!
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