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Elsie's Diner

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Elsie's Diner is a 50's style licensed full service 64 seat diner incorporating the 50's style in both decor as well as food selection. Our diner provides old fashioned home style meals using fresh local ingredients for eat in or take out. From the moment you enter Elsie's Diner you feel like you are stepping back in time. Customers can sit in a booth or a stool at the counter, enjoy our great 50's music and order a meal that they know is made fresh in our kitchen using local ingredients. Our menu includes many old fashioned favorites like mac and cheese, meatloaf and burgers as well as floats, malt shakes and banana splits. There are plenty of nostalgic signs and memorabilia to look at
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Diner, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

being a radio announcer...love the memories ....always big portions and friendly staff can't wait to go again p.s.milkshakes out of this world

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ronald9156
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really liked the decor at Elsie’s and the service was very good! The food was good and the servings were huge. We enjoyed our experience and will be back!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank livinglifelarge55
Reviewed March 19, 2019

On a quiet summer day at the restaurant, a friend and myself waited over an hour for lunch. I ordered a hot beef sandwich with mash potatoes. When our meal arrived, it was cold. My beverage (hot water with lemon) was so over chlorinated, I...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nancy T
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Atmosphere is great. Our wait staff Taylor was great. Asked for her recommendations and I ended up with the Reuben. It was delicious. Taylor new her stuff and was great at her job.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank F9630VZkimb
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

We went for breakfast on Family Day. I had the Truman omelette and it was excellent. The service was very friendly, courteous and timely. Despite the resteraunt being busy, we did not feel rushed. I'm not a big fan of the coffee, however that is...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank hevvykevvy1963
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

If you want to come here for the food don't waste your time. Typical diner food...burgers etc. The decor however is fun with lots of old posters around depicting old cars etc.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SDN24
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Great place to eat. Good selection and prices. Place is always steady and clean. Service is always good and courteous. Like the 50's theme to the restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Scott M
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent. However, still serving plastic straws. Switch to paper would be more authentic for a fifties diner and environmental friendly.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Lots to look at and reminisce about in this 50's diner! This place is always busy...and for good reason! The food is excellent! The staff work quickly to get you seated and ready to order. Our children love going here for breakfast!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GrandTour06903707181
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Great local favourite for Breakfast, Lunch or Supper. Good quality home cooking prepared promptly. Heathy portion sizes. A great spot.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David L
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