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Nelscott Cafe

3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1925
+1 541-418-5476
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“french toast” (45 reviews)
“beignets” (12 reviews)
“almond crunch” (9 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1925
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We brought our dog to brunch and the waitress was very kind to her. The food was fantastic and we weren't given the bum's rush when we were finished.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is the cutest little cottage filled with charm and personality. We were greeted with a big friendly smile and prompt service. Having read the reviews I opted for the Poppers...why has no one else thought of this? Fluffy scrambled eggs with bacon and...More

Thank memo80
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They say they have the best homemade breakfast in Lincoln City, and they’re right. Many varieties of wonderful French toast; the breakfast bowl is delicious and the cinnamon rolls are scrumptious.

Thank Jim E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This friendly little café in Lincoln City was our favourite breakfast stop on the Oregon Coast. Great flavours with a bit of Hawaiian flair this spot should not be missed. Have the Wipeout but then you’ll need a nap!

Thank NicoleLiboiron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best, if not THE best breakfast I have ever eaten in a restaurant! Let’s start with the friendly smile that greets you as you enter. It has a small beach cottage vibe. We like to try local specialties, so, I got what...More

Thank MTLuv2travel1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our 2nd trip to Lincoln City with our dog will be unforgettable thanks to Nelscott Cafe. Dog and people friendly (they have a menu for dogs!). We had: burger, short stack pancakes, breakfast burrito, and my dog had a beef patty with cheese. We sat...More

Thank trouthousenogo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is cash only, but don’t let that stop you. We had the beignets, and the breakfast poppers. Both were incredible. Wonderful coffee. They we incredibly nice people. I can’t say enough nice things about it.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two people might get a table without a wait, but 4 of us had to wait 15 minutes for Monday breakfast. The wait was absolutely it! French toast, eggs, potatoes were all very good. Kids and adults were all happy. Service was prompt and the...More

Thank TJandTR
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Wow! The first thing we saw upon walking into this cute little place was huge, fresh baked cinnamon rolls! Hands down the best breakfast we have had on the Oregon Coast. Nelscott cafe is cozy and the service was spot on! Hubbie had the breakfast...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The food here is good, and the breakfasts are especially good, but the owners seem to take a lot of unscheduled days off. We've arranged to meet friends there a number of times only to find that they decided not to open that day. Call...More

Thank wac60
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Gayle H
August 4, 2017|
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Response from Debimlee | Reviewed this property |
No. It is very small and no room to bring a dog of any kind.
Ruby Q
July 16, 2017|
Response from ZuZu1947 |
We were there August, 2018 No gluten free options, but willing to substitute fruit for bread at breakfast—but they only had orange slices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1925
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Lincoln City
  • Phone Number: +1 541-418-5476
  • E-mail
Breakfast and lunch 7 to 3 Thursday thru Monday. Closed Tuesdays. We offer traditional breakfast and lunch fare at reasonable prices with great service.
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