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Elmer's Restaurant

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) #26 of 50 Restaurants in Escanaba $$ - $$$ American,
200 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829-1324
+1 906-786-3286
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“meatloaf” (3 reviews)
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“omelet” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
200 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829-1324
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

As motorcycle travel writers, we frequent roadside eateries regularly and can usually find something worthwhile about most family restaurants and diners. Because this is an independent that may have had an off day, I'll give the benefit of the doubt at two stars, but this...More

Thank Scotte B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

ordered eggs and toast just eggs and toast after waiting for 5 minutes after it was put in window i left because the waitress was talking to other waitress and customers that had already received their food.

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for a fish fry. The perch was clearly overdone but they still served it. It was so dry we couldn't eat it. I had to get up to tell our waitress since she hadn't come and checked on us at all. They...More

Thank mustanggirl49829
Reviewed May 24, 2017

We stopped here for a quick lunch while traveling through Escanaba. It is on the main road going north. It has the feel of a quaint diner. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. We didn't have to wait for a table and were served...More

Thank RPS1971
Reviewed May 9, 2017

WOW. I had a great fish dinner the other day. This was not my first visit. It is a great little restaurant with friendly staff.

Thank bittychicken
Reviewed February 3, 2017

Had breakfast there twice. Large selection on the menu. The restaurant was very clean and the wait staff was wonderful. Great food and service! Wonderful location.

Thank erinb37462016
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

We stop here quite often If we are in town and want a real breakfast Good food, friendly service, and reasnable ! If you wanna go back in time and feel like you are in a old time dinner This is the place to go...More

Thank MissouriUSAButterfly
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Ordered biscuits and gravy....portion was large but the gravy was way overly salted...hopefully this was a one time thing and we will try it again...the bill was reduced due to this and we appreciated it...They asked if they could bring us something different..

Thank Sandy K
Reviewed October 3, 2016

The portions in this place are huge! Keep that in mind when you order! The food itself was alright - had an omelette and really couldn't go wrong there but the place was clean, the waitress was friendly and efficient and the food was good...More

Thank Croclee
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Very average food. Friendly staff. I thought their fish fry was fair. It was more greasy and not battered well. Mediocre beans. Nice salad bar and soup though. Will probably pass this by when that way again. Overhyped in my opinion.

Thank lbingamanPetoskey_MI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 N Lincoln Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829-1324
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Escanaba
  • Phone Number: +1 906-786-3286
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