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“Breakfast heaven”
Review of Britton's Cafe

Britton's Cafe
Ranked #3 of 31 Restaurants in Ely
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast
Description: Open for Breakfast and Lunch
Reviewed September 2, 2013

Britton's knows how to make a breakfast that will carry you on your BWCAW or Quetico trip! The food is cooked just right, the portions enormous, and the wait staff fast, friendly and efficient. I go to Britton's on every trip to Ely and have never been disappointed.

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Reviewed August 12, 2013

I come up to Ely from Florida to go canoe tripping in the bwca eight out of the last ten years, and luckily my outfitters turned me onto Britton's in our first year.
Every year since we have come for an early breakfast. They open at 5 am and it is a great place to fuel up. The food is delicious, the portions huge, the waitresses and staff are super friendly and efficient, and the atmosphere is down home. The cook even came out to joke about the size of the pancakes - no way one person could eat two of them in one sitting!
I love it here, and even bought a Britton's mug.
Eight out of eight great experiences here over ten years have compelled me to write this review!

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Thank xxxtripguy
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

This place is very popular and not easy to get into. The blueberry pancakes were very good. Only two people waiting on tables, so service was very slow. On a back street, so ask for directions.

Thank StillwaterMinn
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Reviewed July 14, 2013

Nice little hometown cafe so of course it had to be good. Waiting line on Saturday morning but I refused to go anywhere else because I wanted to try the stuffed hashbrowns. They were DELICIOUS! Pancakes are as big as the plate and when you get toast with your order, they give you TWO pieces. Coffee was very good too! Will definitely eat there again if we're in town someday!

Thank sherrih1988
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Reviewed June 10, 2013

We ate there twice and it was wonderful both times. The waitresses were kind and helpful and the food was delicious. Huge portions at not too expensive of a price. They do not accept credit cards so make sure that you have cash or a check.

Thank BusyMom1961
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