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Palace Cafe

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323 N Main St, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3311
+1 509-925-2327
06:00 - 21:00
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Sun 07:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 06:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 from a bottle. My husband had the wedge salad- loads of bacon and wonderful dressing.... More 

Thank Linda F
Boise, Idaho
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 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 selection of craft beers. If you like a burger with bold flavor, I recommend the... More 

Thank brandonsc1998
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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
Ellensburg, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We love eating the burgers and prime rib dip. The fries are really delicious. We get very good service every time. This is a great place to get a good steak. We go there often. Breakfast is really good too.

Thank gardengal17
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Been here a couple of times. Unfortunately I can't say I've always been impressed with the food. It is a little bland. Maybe I'm just not eating the right dishes!

Thank ilovetravel509
Mercer Island, Washington
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54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We love going here for any meal. I just wish we had our own palace in the upper county!! Great breakfasts

Thank Brian S
Issaquah, Washington
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Are you driving on the I90 and you are looking for a nice lunch, I can recommend the ahi tuna salad. Well cooked tuna and nice green salad with a good crunch in it.

Thank Viander
Sagle, Idaho
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Found this restaurant through Trip Advisor when we overnighted on a recent trip to the Seattle area. Neat atmosphere, interesting two-seat booths with beautiful glass dividers containing wood art. Reasonably priced and good service. Food was delicious. We will eat here again on our next trip.

Thank Will V
Oak Harbor, Washington
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is a pleasant restaurant with a little history displayed in restored historical building. Mickey our waiter was wonderful and had a great sense of humor. Our steak had great flavor but disappointed in the quality as it was quite chewy and veggies were overcooked.

1 Thank Chrisray315
Central Washington
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Looking for a Sunday morning breakfast stop last week, and The Palace filled the bill. Good service, good food, good coffee. Couldn't ask for anything else.

Thank Stumblemouth

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 30
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
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

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