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Dakota Cafe

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Pearl, Ellensburg, WA 98926
+1 509-925-4783
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Soups
$$ - $$$
Pearl, Ellensburg, WA 98926
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed going here, it was slow when we were there so service was fast. The pastry case looks really good. We were there for a quick lunch. Chowder for me.

Thank Nate C
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Good place for lunch. Sandwitches and soups are good. Fairly fast service as you order at the counter, have a seat, and food is brought to table.

Thank Randy R
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

We o my had time for a quick lunch and it was a cold blustery winter day. We shared the special which was a yummy open face hot roast beef sandwich - so good. Got a couple of treats to have later

Thank deebk
Reviewed November 2, 2017

We ate there on prime rib night. It was very good, but not the greatest I've ever had. The service was very good and we were served quickly. Wait staff was nice and attentive. The sides were good. Nice ambiance but nothing fancy. Very nice...More

Thank mdfloyd322
Reviewed June 21, 2017

The dinner is fabulous and one of the best in town. Weekly fresh sheet which mixes things up. Staff is wonderful and attentive. Wonderful selection on the wine!

Thank Jeannette S
Reviewed May 11, 2017

family owned, delicious food, good service, relaxed and comfy while also classy. Home cooked meals served with a friendly welcoming spirit.

Thank wendywel777
Reviewed April 27, 2017

This restaurant is located in downtown Ellensburg, surrounded by cute shops and beautiful historic buildings. It is conveniently located across the street from the awesome Clymer Gallery. Parking is available on the streets in downtown Ellensburg, and is plentiful and free. You order at the...More

Thank NickABQ
Reviewed April 26, 2017

We stopped by the Dakota for lunch. The Reuben sandwich was quite good. The pulled pork on the dry side. There was a very large group there but the room is large enough to handle both large parties and small ones. We appreciated the gal...More

Thank acnona
Reviewed March 28, 2017

The food is freshly made, soup, cuts of meat, deserts whatever you're having it's always good. Ambiance is very relaxed. Kids do fine but more suited for adults or mature kids than little ones. Very good food though. Bit pricey, but you get what you...More

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

One thing was great, the coffee! The food however left a lot to be desired. We had to pay beforehand, which was the only reason why we did not leave after waiting for 20 to 25 minutes. Then the order was not quite right, one...More

Thank Iphm355
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pearl, Ellensburg, WA 98926
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-925-4783
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