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Red Horse Drive-In

1518 West University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926
(509) 925-1956
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Ranked #16 of 90 restaurants in Ellensburg
Cuisines: American
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Yakima Valley, WA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

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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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

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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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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Milwaukee
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Cute diner with a lot of memorabilia. Went for lunch, the place was recommended the first time I was in town here. Finally had the chance to make it over. Staff was friendly. Food was good. It was what I expected from a place like this. Nothing fancy, burgers and sandwiches. Large menu with many different choices.

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Delta, Canada
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

This out of the way diner was recommended to me on a road trip along I-90 through Washington State. It's just off I-90 at exit 106 (about a mile along University Way) and it was well worth the stop for lunch. A diner that is decorated with old-style automotive signs, etc did not feel tacky. Booth, table and counter seating... More

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Arlington, Washington
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71 reviews 71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I love this place! The service was just great. They have cold Beer! It's great family atmosphere. Football TVs. Food was great. Steak fries are awesome!

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

The corned beef hash had an excellent flavor, though a bit pasty. The hash browns were also good. The pork sausage patty had an odd metallic flavor, like low grade turkey can get. The breakfast was OK, but next time I'd probably stick with lunch.

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Really loved all the old motor related signs and photos of car events that had taken place there. The service was friendly and the food was pretty good as well, the club sandwich lasted me the rest of the day. Well positioned just off our main route. Glad we made the detour

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Ellensburg, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

the decorating is cool to look at, old signs, red, black and white décor. Burgers are great, waitpersons friendly. like to take visitors there.

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Ellensburg, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013 via mobile

Great place. Our favorite breakfast spot. Fun and interesting decor. Our grandkids love their burgers and shakes.

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