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Elmer's Restaurant - Salem

3950 Market Street NE, Salem, OR
+1 503-363-3950
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Ranked #70 of 418 Restaurants in Salem
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: American, Family Fare
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
Description: A Northwest favorite since 1960. Our 25 locally owned Elmer's Restaurants take pride in their communities and source local, farm-fresh ingredients.
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Redlands, California
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67 reviews 67 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Typical diner with better than average food and very good , efficient service. Bathrooms were not as clean as they should've been, but it was a busy Saturday morning so I gave them a pass on that.

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Oswego, Kansas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Good service, and the location was good also. Good variety on the menu and breakfast is served all day long.

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138 reviews 138 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We found ourselves passing through Salem again and remembered how much we enjoyed Elmer's when we stopped two years ago. We are happy to report both the food and the service were still great. Obvious they have a significant local following (which is always a good thing!) and we were lucky enough to get in just before the lunch crowd.... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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290 reviews 290 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Big time yum breakfast and better than Denny's that is for sure.Service was extremely attentive when we were there and loads of breakfast choices and continually paying attention the coffee refills.I would definitely come back here.There is also a lounge attached but I did not check it out.

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This was a default choice because our preferred places were closed for Monday lunch. But I have to admit, though this is comfort food and formica, the food was really tasty and our waitress was a pro. So I have no regrets.

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Salem, Oregon
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We have eaten here many, many times and have never been anything but thrilled with the food, the service and the prices. We love to have breakfast for dinner....and when the mood strikes-there is no where else we choose. They are always gregarious, professional and prompt. Highly recommend!

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Salem, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A good place to go when you don't need fancy and just want a good meal. We were a large, noisy group and everyone enjoyed their dinner.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Stopped for a quick dinner and was surprised in the condition of the place. Stains, dead bugs, burned out lights, dust... Could live with most of that but the food was mediocre at best. Skip and move on. On the positive side the staff was extremely pleasant and quick.

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Bellevue, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Huge salads that are delicious. And very friendly service. We like this chain a lot when we are on the road.

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Rupert, Idaho
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We stopped by and was pleasantly surprised. We had dinner and was surprised at the amount of food that we received. The menu has a great variety something for everybody. The food was hot, delicious and plenty of it. Our waitress was friendly and very helpful. We definitely return when in the Salem, Oregon area.

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Additional Information about Elmer's Restaurant - Salem

Address: 3950 Market Street NE, Salem, OR
Phone Number: +1 503-363-3950
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
Cuisine: American, Family Fare

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