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Starlight Lounge

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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402 N Pearl St, Ellensburg, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3112
+1 509-962-6100
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Seattle, Washington
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They make a good drink. The bar side is a fun place to eat and hang out. Restaurant side is lacking something (energy or what I'm not sure). Service is hit or miss. Food is good, but nothing to rave about. Though they do make a mean cobb salad and meatloaf.

Thank Chris T
Wenatchee, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was excellent. Service was thoughtful and timely! It has a gruff appearance but a heart of gold. Quite charming!

Thank Anthony F
Ellensburg, Washington
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Starlight has it all: great drinks, great apps, great food, GREAT atmosphere! It is a really cool place - and I mean cool, actually cool. From the exposed brick to the old wood tables and booths, to the hip wait staff, the place is just cool. The food is also great. I can't say I've ever been disappointed by... More 

Thank alexisjulian
Ellensburg, Washington
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2017

I love to drop by here for drinks and appetizers after work. Later in the evening on the weekends is festive as well! The food is always good (they serve till 9pm), with the chicken or steak quesadillas the best of the choices. Appetizers are 1/2 price till 6pm, so on top of it, a great deal if you go... More 

Thank Jonathan K
Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch on the way from Idaho back to Seattle. This bar is in downtown Ellensburg, away from the highway, but Wes worth getting away from all the typical fast food places they are putting by the highways now. I had the portobello mushroom with cheese sandwich as I was not in a meat eating mood. Was quite... More 

Thank dfwld_16
Ellensburg, Washington
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101 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Went here with friends who highly recommended the Burgers. We were there after 6 PM. Place not overly busy. Ordered the burgers 5 total. It took over an hour to get our orders. Drinks were forever getting to the table in that hour. I asked the waitress for bottled water 3 times and she said two of those time that... More 

Thank Nanameo6
Ellensburg, Washington
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

The restaurant has the best atmosphere. Located in the heart of downtown Ellensburg in a historic building. Delicious food and the service is great.

Thank Mol3
Ellensburg, Washington
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2016

I have always enjoyed the atmosphere and the drinks, but I do not recommend the salads. They are over dressed and I didn't think that was possible ~ but it is! Tried it a second time and same thing. You will have to ask for dressing on the side if you want a salad.

Thank 509Smiles
Bellingham, Washington
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Good food, the shift transition after dinner to late night hipster bar was a bit awkward for staff. All in all, nice experience.

Kirkland, Washington
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103 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2015

Starlight Lounge is a wonderful place. First of all, it has a sophisticated setting, befitting any hip big city. Real classic style paintings on the wall, leather bound booth, waiters dressed professionally. Service is prompt and attentive. Food is artfully served, and tasty. The key to this place are their custom margaritas. Not only these drinks are unique, there is... More 

Thank Vitaly K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 N Pearl St, Ellensburg, Ellensburg, WA 98926-3112
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-962-6100

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