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Palace Cafe

323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
+1 509-925-2327
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
“prime rib” (13 reviews)
Closes in 19 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place had been recommended as one of two good places for us to have a good dinner. It had been a long day traveling and we wanted a relaxing place with good food. We were not disappointed. The meal was presented very nicely, service...More

Thank Dorvin S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely diner the menu has lots of choices and food came fast and hot. was a good place to visit well worth trip

Thank Charline E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've been on a health kick and really sensitive to how much junk restaurants add to meals. I had a rare tuna salad with a vinegarete dressing ans it was gross. The tuna was coated a some kind of unhealthy coating and overcooked to the...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't order a bad item in this restaurant- I had an oriental chicken salad, my daughter-in-law had a french dip, my husband fish and chips, and my son a hamburger- all great. Prices kinda high, and the booths are kinda tight one does feel...More

Thank Ilovebelize
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was very attentive, breakfast was great. Good choices, well cooked. The décor is western themed and they have some great pictures of the past in Ellensburg.

Thank stewsawyer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The palace cafe is a great place for the weekend breakfast. We prefer to sit in the lounge and eat (much faster, don't have to wait for table) service is always top notch here and bartenders make a great bloody Mary! They made sure to...More

Thank j-man1970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here for a conference reception where appetizers and drinks were provided. The restaurant is located in a beautiful, historic building downtown. Because it is downtown, there is no dedicated, on-stie parking. However, there is plentiful street parking that is free, and downtown Ellensburg...More

Thank NickABQ
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great menu with something to please for anyone. I had the most amazing sandwich with BBQ beef and lots of bacon that was heavenly. I splurged and had the fries with fry sauce. You can tell that everything is made on site rather than poured...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of our favorite spots when we travel on our way to western Washington. I've never had a bad meal. The service is usually good. Interior could use a little TLC. The ambience is a subtle Western theme. They also have a good...More

Thank brandonsc1998
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My brother took my sister and me to lunch here two years ago and I really liked it. Took my daughter to breakfast, it was fantastic and the service was excellent.

Thank Cheryl B
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Karen L
Do you have Malt Vinegar and Tartar Sauce to go with the fish and chips ?
31 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
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
  • E-mail