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Red Horse Drive-In

1518 West University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926
(509) 925-1956
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
176 helpful votes 176 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have passed this diner many times going to Ellensburg. We decided to stop today and is a real find! Friendly service from the sisters that run it, delicious charbroiled hamburger and steak fries. Quite a variety of choices too including vege burgers. Next time - a banana split!

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Anderson, South Carolina
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86 reviews 86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stopped here for lunch and immediately were in love the building and the memorabilia. We both ordered burgers and fires. Food came to the order window and sat for several minutes while the three wait staff were discussing something of "utter" importance. More important than the customer for sure! Apparently one of them had an order to delivers and... More 

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Hinesville, Georgia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We almost always stop at the Red Horse when we're in the area. We've been there for breakfast and dinner and have never been disappointed in the food or the service. You can't go wrong. Great gas station and automotive memorabilia from a by-gone era. Will continue to patronize this place.

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Wife and I had dinner here tonight while staying in town. We were the only people in the place and everyone working was super nice and friendly. If you love cars and old signs, you will love this establishment.

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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Do yourself a favor and skip all the standard big chain, fast food places right at the interstate exit and head over to enjoy the plentiful personality of the Red Horse. The decor is well done with plenty of automotive history. Even the names of the various menu items pay homage to motor heads. And you really can't go wrong... More 

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164 reviews 164 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We enjoyed our lunch and the raspberry milkshake was excellent. The place was roomy and clean, although air conditioner wasn't working in larger half. I had been there before with a large crowd and it was great, portions were large.. We will return. We used to Blue Grouse before it closed, this is a better choice, place made from an... More 

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Seabrook, Texas
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118 reviews 118 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We got there at 11:10 am and wanted to order breakfast, NOT only serve till 11am. so had lunch instead, food was alright, atmosphere made up for it and our Waitress was very attentive.

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Yakima Valley, WA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Fun place to eat! Lots of great memorablia to look at and the menu is so funny to read. Someone had a great sense of humor who named the items. We took our three grown children with us here and they all enjoyed the atmosphere too. The booths are large and roomy so we could all spread out, the waiter... More 

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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I was not overly impressed with the food. I would have been better off eating at McDonalds. The atmosphere and decor is unique. The food not so. A hamburger on a hoagie roll? I just ordered a cheeseburger with avocado. Would not recommend this place.

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Ellensburg, Washington, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Want a great meal in Ellensburg? Stop at the Red horse. Always good food and friendly staff in a great classic environment. They are always updating and adding more and more memorabilia to feast your eyes on.

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Address: 1518 West University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926
Phone Number: (509) 925-1956
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
Cuisine: American

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