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Prospector Restaurant

1501 E Aultman Street, Ely, NV
(775) 289-8900
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Ranked #12 of 20 restaurants in Ely
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jul 18, 2014
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English first
Ely, Nevada, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

I took my daughter out for lunch. My daughter had the steak and eggs-the plate looked nice; her steak and eggs were done perfectly! I ordered the prime rib sandwich-didn't look like prime rib or taste like it. I did enjoy the fries. I almost left in a disappointed mood but our server, Christine, asked if there was something wrong... More

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This place is owned by the same guy who owns the H.N. however, this is what he is trying to make his glitz and glam property and the Hotel is staying his quirky, homey property. The food here is noticeably better, its less crowded, and the stench of smoke is less pungent. The chicken parmesan is the best in town... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Stop here every year for a meal on our long drive to vegas. Servers are polite but food took a bit long to come out. Food portions were huge for the decent price.fries are good.all in all,not bad.

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West Kelowna, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

poor service & tough steak specials. Staff stretched to far in busy times, some cope most don`t. It would help to get this fixed.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Servicer was polite although it did take longer than expected to get our salad and BLT. Salad was tasty but would have been so much better chilled. We will definitely go back again.

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Scotts Valley
Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I was there on a Sunday and the special was all-you-can-eat pot roast for $12. The waitress was super nice and helpful and added to the experience. The pot roast was a wonderful comfort food dinner after a long day of driving and no lunch.

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Ely, Nevada, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Service is not what it could be. The food is always good there and the portions are healthy. The decor is charming and nostalgic. The menu choices are perfect. The restaurant is clean and welcoming. Oh, did I mention they have the best fries in town?

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Stuart, Florida, United States
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68 reviews 68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

Had lunch here. Huge burger and sweet potato fries. Was delicious. Husband had turkey club. Also large and he said was delicious too.

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Ossett, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Lovely staff, who had the level of attentiveness down to a fine art. Food was great and there are prices to suit all levels. We had Spaghetti Marinara and Chicken Caesar Wrap with fries. Both meals were plentiful and very tasty and cost $9.99 + tax each. Very reasonable.

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LAS VEGAS
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Stayed in hotel for dinner in the restaurant and enjoyed the free margaritas first then the wonderful hamburgers. Just don't order them well.

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