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Racks Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
+1 775-289-3131
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a place to have dinner with my wife and chose this place. Service was great and so was the food. Minimal wait time and pleasant atmosphere. Will eat here again and recommend you try this place as well!

Thank Lon A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! The menu has a great variety and very reasonable prices. The food was outstanding- I was really surprised! This is the place to eat in Ely!!!

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Being a bar, their burgers are the best thing on the menu, but nothing was very fresh nor original. The chorizo burger was something new, yet it lacked much flavor. French fries tasted like fried oil, nothing more. I wouldn't recommend this place to anyone....More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere! They keep busy serving drinks and excellent bar food. Waitresses were quick and efficient even though the place was busy. We got the last rib special of the night and it was delicious. My wife had the mushroom chicken and it...More

Reviewed June 20, 2018

Great 'American fare' at reasonable prices, This is where the locals go to eat and drink. Outdoor patio in the back is a nice touch.

Thank Lavallis
Reviewed June 16, 2018

I was there today (Saturday, June 16th) at around 1:50 pm. I ordered the grilled chicken club sandwich with no bacon. It took about 20 minutes for me to get my order. It appeared the cook was cooking one order at a time. Don't know...More

Thank Steven A
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Took the family for a day trip to Ely to ride the train and by the time we were done, we were all starving! I'm unfamiliar with Ely so, I googled places to eat and came across Racks. The staff had no problem combining tables...More

1  Thank Andrea D
Reviewed May 16, 2018

This place is great. Ate their going and coming back. Had their beef dip which was tender and very tasty. Wife had a salad which was also excellent. Dave the chef is beyond good!!!

Thank Ken S
Reviewed April 26, 2018

BEST PLACE TO EAT IN TOWN !!! Lived in Ely for 13 weeks Feb 1-- April 30, 2018 RACKS became our go to spot for Great Food & Service. I think we had almost every item on the menu Food was always consistent and they...More

Thank mohmemuir
Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

I stopped in for a beer and early dinner. I’m not usually a wing connoisseur but they came highly recommended, so I gave them a try with a spinach salad. Both were AWESOME! Salad was fresh and large for a side salad, w/great blue cheese...More

Thank Tara K
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Questions & Answers
Carole G
June 26, 2016|
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Response from Steven S | Property representative |
Racks does allow well behaved dogs on our patio. Sorry outdoor seating only during the summer season.
Natsumi O
September 2, 2015|
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Response from Jason C | Reviewed this property |
They could probably seat 25 to 30 people with enough notice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $35
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 753 Aultman St, Ely, NV 89301-1558
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 775-289-3131
  • E-mail
Looking for for a fun friendly place for a meal or drink! Racks is Ely's best choice for great food, ice cold beer and spirits. We offer a clean smoke-free environment in our bar and restaurant. Our decor consists of trophy mule deer mounts along with photos of our local hunting enthusiasts and area wildlife. We do allow smoking on our outdoor patio. Well mannered pets are welcome at our outdoor venue. Racks has free WI-fi, Hi-def TV's, Touch Tunes Juke Box, video poker and an outstanding staff to serve you. Make Racks Bar and Grill your first choice when dining out or out for a drink!
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