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The Starting Gate Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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$3 - $10
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American
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Reviewed November 24, 2019

I had breakfast. Eggs Benedict. It was good. A bit pricy. Hashbrowns were ok,not to crispy. coffee was a bit pricy. A little scimpy on the ham,which was not top quality. In summation,I would go back,if someone else was buying. Food was good,just to expensive...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2019

Thank you for visiting our restaurant. We do not use ham on our Eggs Benedict. We use top of the line Canadian bacon sliced a quarter inch thick on each side of the grilled English muffin. Our coffee is the highest quality Italian roast &...More

Reviewed October 17, 2019 via mobile

Friendly staff,good service,great selection of dishes.Breakfast was excellent! Will visit again.A Huge selection of eggs Benedict!

Date of visit: October 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2019

It was certainly our pleasure to serve you. Thank you for such positive feedback. Best, Gale & Tracey

Reviewed October 12, 2019

It is clean, friendly staff,and efficiently run. The food however, was average at best. I had a mushroom and cheese omelet with enough tepid mushrooms right out of the can to make 4 omelets and the cheese was hard to find. Very bland food and...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 24, 2019

Cannot mess up a breakfast, place was cute, clean , waitress was great,....We drove by many times but decided to try it ....We will go back......nice place!

Date of visit: March 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Thanks for giving us a try. It was our pleasure to serve you. Best, Gale, Tracey n our team.

Reviewed September 23, 2019 via mobile

We had an opportunity to eat here for the first time on Saturday. I was so impressed with Tracey, the owner, and her hard working staff. There was a wide variety of choices for breakfast, brunch and lunch. The service was quick and friendly and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2019

We were the lucky one’s. Customers like you really light our restaurant up when you walk thru the door. Many thanks, Gale, Tracey n our team.

Reviewed June 5, 2019

You can tell when you walk in that this is a local gathering place. It is a very small diner, with a large breakfast menu and the service is friendly mostly. The tables are very close together, and everyone seemed to know everyone else talking...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

Food was ok. Service was absolutely terrible. Never happened before here but it did today. Server was terrible and had no knowledge of what a breakfast is. Ordered eggs “up”, and she gave me a quizzical look so I had to say “sunny side up”...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

So sorry and we absolutely have to take full responsibility for what happened. I hope so much that you will give us another chance & allow us to make it up to you & your wife. In the future if I am not serving you...More

Reviewed May 4, 2019

The hours are a little limited and the place is small but there is nothing to not love about this place !

Date of visit: May 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 9, 2019

Thank you so much ! Much appreciated. Very truly yours, Gale & Tracey

Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Clean restaurant. Great food. Different options than most restaurants. Famous for a variety of eggs benedict and omelettes. Love that the food is not greasy. Side options of fresh tomatoes and fresh fruit. Staff is friendly. Definitely recommend.

Date of visit: April 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Thank you soooo much for appreciating our efforts. We love to see you in our restaurant & thank you for bringing others ! The very best to you. Very truly yours, Gale & Tracey

Reviewed March 25, 2019

We loved the owner. so friendly. excellent breakfast, homey atmosphere. If you're a horse person you'll enjoy the owners stories.

Date of visit: January 2019
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GrandTour827513, Owner at The Starting Gate Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2019

Customers like you make our jobs & the inside of our restaurant so enjoyable ! Thank you ! Very truly yours, Gale & Tracey

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