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Elmer's Family Restaurant

6305 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79925-2025
+1 915-778-5485
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American
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LOCATION
6305 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79925-2025
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First thing, on the menu the Eggs Benadict says it comes with Pancakes or Toast. But when it came out it had neither. The waitress said it doesn't come with either because it already has the English Muffin. Next thing, when the Eggs Benadict came...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Elmers Diner is a trip back in time. The atmosphere is nostalgic. It's one of the very few authentic diner places left in El Paso. The food is fresh and tastes homemade. I was very happy with the fried chicken it was crispy and actually...More

Thank patricia c
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I was hungry for some home style cooking, so I stopped in at Elmer's. After looking over the menu, I decided on the Mexican Combo Plate. It was delicious. Spicy salsa, well cooked enchiladas and chile, served nice and hot. Definitely will return.

Thank William V
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

If your looking for a good salad bar, then this is the place. However, you have to dig to the bottom of the egg halfs to find one that's not dried out. I had the 3 beef enchiladas w/Rice and beans. The rice was terrible...More

Thank movesalot54
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We have never visited or worked in El Paso without at least one meal at Elmer's -- more often when breakfast is not available at our hotel. It may not be the best meal you'll get in this city of many good Mexican and other...More

Thank Ross_M2667
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Dirty, run down, a menu from 70's with a staff to match. My wife ordered a Rueben that consisted of wheat toast with American cheese, corned beef, and thousand island dressing that was horrid. My wife took one bite only and I tried a bite,...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here on 6JAN, I ordered eggs benedict which is my fav. Well, it came and the sauce on it was mayo, yes just plain mayo sprinkled with bacon!!! The worst food I have ever had!! I wouldn't bother going here! My opinion

1  Thank merrik72
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We saw a commercial on TV and drove a bit to get here. It was a great decision as the food and service were spectacular. We thought about trying the breakfast buffet but the server suggested we not because it was almost over. So we...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast, and even though the outside was not "modern", this place will really surprise you upon entering the front door. The service was very prompt, the food hot and tasty, just a great find during our travels. Oh, and the French...More

Thank Dananviv
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Been here many times. You can order off the menu or partake in the buffet at lunch/dinner. The food is pretty good. Lots of seating. The staff is good and have been here for awhile. Easy access off Montana or Airport. Good food.

Thank daddymo2
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ElizabethElpaso
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Response from Thomas F | Reviewed this property |
I base my review on the different staff and the way the food has been prepared since I started eating there as a child.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6305 Montana Ave, El Paso, TX 79925-2025
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  El Paso
  • Phone Number: +1 915-778-5485
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