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Prospector Cafe

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1225 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover, NV 89883
(775) 664-2111
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Evanston, Wyoming
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great dinner atmosphere, food was very tasty and lots of it, all for a very reasonable price. Must try.

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Thank Frank M
Burton on Trent
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191 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe/restaurant is located in the Red Garter Casino. A dark, smokey place BUT! The cafe is smoke free (no smells) and well decorated. The breakfast is advertised at $3.99 and we agree that this is a great price for a decent breakfast. The sever was pleasant and service was not slow as reported by some reviewers. Wish we'd found... More 

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Thank The_Simnetts
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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74 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went for breakfast, waited 10 minutes and never got seated, server told me to wait for cashier, you lost a tip for letting me stand there, went to casino next door. too bad so sad.

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Thank fivwood03
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok. $3.99 breakfast or not, do NOT waste your money. This might possibly be the worst service I've ever had. We weren't even greeted. We stood at the front podium waiting and no one even came us to say, 'Hi Guys, it'll just be a second, ok?' We just stood there and they just kept on walking by. Another customer... More 

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Thank Lala1275
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been here for breakfast in 2015 and I planned to never go there again. But, we were looking for a place for a late lunch in Wendover and there very few choices. I read the reviews and decided to try it again. It was an off time and it was really quiet in all of Wendover so the... More 

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Thank lost_in_UT
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Prospector Cafe in the Red Garter Cafe has the best breakfast in West Wendover. For a mere$3.99 you get 2 eggs any style , hash browns, toast and a huge slice of ham. Food was great.The place was recently remodeled and it's very popular with locals and truck drivers. We eat there on every visit to town. it's a... More 

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Thank Vic G
Winston
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some great food here for very little money. My husband had chicken fried steak, it's all about that gravy! And I had a chicken salad that had grapes and glazed walnuts and mandarin oranges that was really good!

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Thank ronsheila28
Las Vegas, Nevada
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110 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

I dined here two times during an overnight stay at the Red Garter. The first night I had a burger, fries and shake all at a great price. Food was good. The next morning I had the $3.99 breakfast special which was two eggs, choice of meat, good size helping of hash browns and toast. No players card needed for... More 

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Thank Donald K
Riverton, Wyoming
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Hubby, I, and 2 friends were there for breakfast yesterday. WOW what an improvement to the restaurant in a years time! It's a really nice place to visit compared to previous years...........not to mention they serve a pretty good and priced reasonably meals. Certainly not the old Red Garter, thank goodness.

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Thank badboy10wy
Hamburg, New York
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We got our food promptly and it was piping hot. The waiter was very pleasant but I can't say knowledgeable because he couldn't remember the vegetable and made no move to find out. All in all good food at very reasonable prices, I would definitely eat there again.

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Thank andrea w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  West Wendover
  • Phone Number: (775) 664-2111

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