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Brass Pelican Restaurant

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1119 Elk Grove Rd, Benton, PA 17814-7698
+1 570-925-5425
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Benton, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Monica, the proprietor, has an amazing amount of experience in the preparation and serving of "country style foods". The Brass Pelican has a full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu available. One of my favorites is the "old fashioned sourdough buckwheat cakes". However, I've never been disappointed in any thing I've eaten at the Brass Pelican and I have eaten there... More 

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The restaurant was very clean and nice country atmosphere wijh plenty of room. The service was very good as well as the food.

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Thank lankor
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

I have visited the Brass Pelican at least once monthly for 13 years for breakfast. Famous for their buckwheat cakes. I've tried many breakfast choices over the years and enjoyed them all. Friendly staff. Reasonable prices.

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Thank Melanie A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Really great home town atmosphere. I prefer gourmet foods cooked with herbs & seasonings, so this was not my preference in cuisine but I went with a group, and the socialization was great.

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Thank MargeTom
Montoursville, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I had the jumbo stuffed pancake(sausage and egg inside a pancake covered with sausage gravy) it was to die for!!!Wife had the broccoli omelet and she said it was great!Service and pricing was excellent,will go back many more times!!!

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Thank Mark H
Muncy, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

The Pelican's sourdough buckwheat cakes are THE BEST...nice and thin, slightly sour, great with syrup. All of the menu choices are very good to excellent; and the portions are large. Your fault if you go away hungry.

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Thank Ronald M
Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I was there with a church group for a luncheon. My first time there and I would go back. Great food. Home made desserts. Great small town feel. Alot of history on the walls.

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Benton, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

the unique things they come up with are excellent but the only thing is how can a special that is on the board and the same thing in the menu be the same price a special means its a lower costing meal and comes with other stuff as a meal so there really are no specials. The food is good... More 

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Shickshinny, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant for their amazing sourdough buckwheat pancakes. I cannot find them anywhere else. Their sausage patties are fresh and delicious. I always feel so full after eating a delicious breakfast here. The omelets are really great as well. The other meals of the day must also be good because they are always pretty busy. I recommend their... More 

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Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Our first visit last spring was with friends. Granted, the oysters and stew were good. About six weeks ago we made another trip, and they were closed. The website indicated they should have been open. Ugh! Tonight, I called first to see if we needed a reservation and to make sure they had oysters. She said they had two servings... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1119 Elk Grove Rd, Benton, PA 17814-7698
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Benton
  • Phone Number: +1 570-925-5425

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