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1501 E Aultman Street, Ely, NV
+1 775-289-8900
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5:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Description: The Prospector Restaurant offers a wide range of exceptional cuisine. We...
The Prospector Restaurant offers a wide range of exceptional cuisine. We are confident every meal will be to your liking.
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  • 16
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  • 18
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Mexican Dinners and Margaritas

After hours on the road, we pulled into the Prospector Hotel and Casino to spend the night. Not wanting to drive anymore, we decided to have dinner at the Prospector Restaurant which is attached. Surprise! Contrary to what we read on the internet, the Prospector is now a Mexican restaurant since... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The food was only fair. All the booths were taken, and there was a sign indicating food could be served in the lounge next door. We went to the loung and we're apparently forgotten. Service was intolerably slow, and we never did receive our check, we had to go ask for it. This was a poor restaurant in a very... More 

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Ely, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Now the favorite local restaurant is located at the Prospector Hotel! Don't miss Margarita's while you are in ELy!

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Rogers, Arkansas, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Stayed at hotel and was told restaurant was great. It wasn't bad, but I probably wouldn't eat here again. Portion sizes were large. Alcoholic drinks were bad. Whoever made them didn't know how to mix them.

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

At about 7 PM it took about 10 minutes before the bar staff acknowledged that I was actually sitting in plain site at the bar to order a drink. They served the drink and when I was finished they completely ignored me for about 15 minutes before I just walked out. I was going to order food, however I was... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

On your way through Nev be sure to stop at Margaritas Restaurant located in the Prospector. We were staying at the hotel and decieded to eat at their restaurant. WOW, were we pleasantly surprised! Margarita's would have them standing in line in Seattle. Absolutely enjoyable Mexican food and yes they do have several non Mexican choices. Their salsas, sauces, and... More 

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Yuma, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We have always eaten dinner here but they have changed the restaurant to Mexican & of course my husband don't eat that... so we went elsewhere... I had been told by others they ate there & were not happy with it...

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

After hours on the road, we pulled into the Prospector Hotel and Casino to spend the night. Not wanting to drive anymore, we decided to have dinner at the Prospector Restaurant which is attached. Surprise! Contrary to what we read on the internet, the Prospector is now a Mexican restaurant since the first of the year. We ordered a couple... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Excellent service staff were friendly and courteous. Restaurant was clean, comfortable and pleasantly decorated. Food was great and reasonably priced.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Food was not very hot. Hash browns were not cook all the way through. Wait staff were talking about getting paid and how much they made in tips the day before. Would not recommend it. But was the only place for breakfast.

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Marina, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Looking for a new place to eat we came across the Prospector Cafe. It has a very similar menu as the Hotel Nevada Coffee Shop because, as we discovered they were once owned by partners. The Prospector adds their own flair to basic menu items making the meals more unique. Sandi had ham & eggs and I had the chicken... More 

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Additional Information about Prospector Restaurant

Address: 1501 E Aultman Street, Ely, NV
Phone Number: +1 775-289-8900
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Ely
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 4 - 30
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1501 E Aultman Street, Ely, NV
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 775-289-8900

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Description

The Prospector Restaurant offers a wide range of exceptional cuisine. We are confident every meal will be to your liking.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?