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$3 - $14
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American, Healthy, Contemporary
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute place in an old building; warehouse-like atmosphere. Outdoor patio dining available. You stand in line, order at the counter and pay and they bring the food to you. It was a bit of a wait to place our order and to get our food....It was served hot and tasted fresh. The carrot coconut soup was delicious. The bread is out of this world, crusty on the outside and soft on the inside. Nice healthy options; so great to see!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 19, 2021

Both the tomato bisque and carrot coconut soups were incredibly tasty. The chicken salad sandwich is pretty good also.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 10, 2021

I was surprised to walk in and find a line, and waited there to order dinner at a counter instead of having a server come to the table. But then we took seats on the most lovely, perfect patio, the food arrived quickly, and it...was fantastic! Who cared that we stood in line a few minutes to order!! I got carrot coconut curry soup and cheddar penne combo. My partner had the rainbow trout (with delicious roasted vegetables). We each got a piece of focaccia bread. Each item was just great! I can’t stop talking about that meal!More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 1, 2021 via mobile

Food was great and they have a lot of various healthy options as well as a decent beer selection on tap. The only reason I give them 4 stars is because of wait which is mostly caused by how you order. You order first from...a single person then go find your table with your number. This probably works fine when it isn’t super busy but when it is busy it results in waiting in line for unreasonable amount of time. Tables are first come first serve so there may not be one available but they will bring you your drinks and food to your table. However you don’t have a waiter so if you need another drink or something else, no one ever comes to your table to check on you. Besides this though, the place is worth checking out forte food as well as the attached store.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed July 26, 2021 via mobile

I recommend the Cherry Lime Sour Beer and the Spinach and Berry Salad with wild salmon. Beverage and salad were both amazing!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 21, 2021

It's hard to simply talk aout the Simple Eatery without mentiong The Trailhead store with which they share space. Our experience with both was quite good. The resturant's personnel were efficeient and polite. Waiting lines were a little long, but notg excessively so considering it's...summer and everyone seems to be suffering fromn a COVID induced staffing shortage. The wait allowed some of our party to browse the Trailhead, which made the time go be even faster.The menu has a nice variety and the food was fine. The frozen Yogurt bar was closed. Highly recommended.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 18, 2021 via mobile

I'm thinking we were there on an off day by the many excellent reviews. The food was just ok for everyone, except for the burger which was really good. Staff varied in friendliness- a couple were friendly and a couple just seemed miserable and overwhelmed....You order in line and then find a table (patio seating is still very limited). Your drinks and food are then delivered but I'm unsure how to get another drink or more water. No one ever came back by our table after the food delivery. Definitely bring your patience as there is a lot of waiting involved. I give them 5 stars for the wide variety of healthy options.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 13, 2021

The local merchants should not recommend this eatery so highly. The wait time at 2:30pm Tuesday was 30 min to stand in line and order. They were out of 2 of the soup options. My elk burger was raw when medium to medium-well was requested....The ordering had to be suspended for 5+ minutes because the kitchen staff was overwhelmed. Management issues. Very disappointed.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Ryan M, Owner at Simple Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2021

Im sorry David. Please stop posting this review on all the social sights. I have responded, and you delete the repost. Obviously we are extremely busy, and in our town, a 30 minute wait is actually quite short in July, where wait times are typically...More

Reviewed July 12, 2021 via mobile

My wife and I visited this restaurant based upon the great reviews that we had read. We both had the chicken pesto panini. It was delicious and contained much more pesto than we anticipated. We both shared the pumpkin chocolate chip bread for dessert. It...was also delicious. Fresh, well prepared food. Breads were fresh and fantastic! Friendly staff. We will return !More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed July 10, 2021 via mobile

If you want really good food, go to Simple Eatery. I had steak stroganoff with salad, fresh baked bread and mixed berry lemonade. Delish! Went back another night and got fresh trout. 😋 We liked it so much that we got takeout one night.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Response from Bill H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as the other folks indicated, I'm not sure if they accept reservations, or not. If you're worried give them a call. The number of indoor table is limited, but we've never had trouble getting a seat. Good luck and enjoy... More
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Yes, Simple Eatery offers takeout services.

Simple Eatery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5