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Elf Hollow Cafe

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1365 S Main St, in Zehnder's Splash Village, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1817
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The food, the atmosphere, and he staff are all phenomenal! Thank you: Charity, Krystal, Jason, Audrey, Ron, the entire line cooks, and the wait staff for making our family vacation so memorable! (BTW: Try the elf sticks with ranch. Absolutely delicious!!!)

Thank Jennifer M
Highland Heights, Ohio
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My friend took me here specifically for the Hazelwood and it did not disappoint! It's a turkey and bacon sandwich on a croissant that is absolutely delicious. Also, the fries are some of the best I have ever had so make sure you get those too. Pricing was moderate and atmosphere is VERY basic. It's really just a snack bar... More 

Thank PKBK
london, ontario
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36 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had snacks and breakfast from the Elf Hollow Cafe. Pretzel Bread, Mozzarella sticks and chicken tenders were a hit with the kids. Food was made to order which was great as it tasted fresh and was served nice and hot. Breakfast buffet was okay but was quite busy and the food choices were mainly greasy (waffles, pancakes, donuts, scrambled... More 

Thank renae72
Fairfield, Ohio, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is something for everyone in your group at this breakfast buffet. I am not sure of the price as it was part of our package, but we highly enjoyed it! They even had strawberry topping for the pancakes / waffles!

Thank niteruban
Burlington, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our trip to Zehnder's, we opted for a take-out pizza from the Elf Hollow Cafe to bring to the room. The service was very prompt, and for being at a water park, the price was quite reasonable. It was an economical way to feed the family lunch and was quite good as well. I have had better pizza, but... More 

Thank Hockeyfan17
Troy, Michigan
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81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted dinner before we hit the waterpark after check in.. Came here. Kids loved their hot dog and grilled cheese. The shrimp tacos were great. Queso Dip hit the spot. The elf bread was good, little greasy(but I prefer that) It was quick, quiet, and everyone was happy..

Thank crazistevo
Marcellus, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had takeout pizza, but I was impressed with the price given the generous size. We've paid $20+ for a similar pizza at other water parks (Kalahari, GWL). The pizza itself was not bad - it's what you'd expect for food from a restaurant at a water park. The staff were friendly and efficient.

Thank GracieCNY
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

And a real bargain. Kids prices are reduced and under 3 are free. Everything was wonderful and the fresh squeezed orange juice is a nice touch. The coffee is terrible. Their lunch and dinner options are so greasy, however, that they will make you nauseous.

Thank achami
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

The breakfast buffet has everything. Really great start to the day! Fyi: if you want variety, this is the spot...fruits, meats, biscuits & gravy, pancakes & my fav belgium waffles!! Fresh squeezed orange juice too.

Thank Crystal S
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food. The buffet had a great variety...something for everyone's tastes...even pizza :-)

Thank mnelson28

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1365 S Main St, in Zehnder's Splash Village, Frankenmuth, MI 48734-1817
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Frankenmuth
  • Phone Number: 9896520400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?