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Cottage Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Cafe, Diner
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911 E 1st St, Cle Elum, WA 98922-1341
+1 509-674-2922
06:00 - 00:00
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Tacoma, Washington
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food, good service but maybe a little pricey. But it seems that most goods and services in this area are somewhat price inflated.

Thank lue22
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an awesome hand breaded chicken fried steak and eggs. Really tasty and friendly waitress! Haven't been herein a while but always great lifestyle food!

Thank Jeremy M
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We plan our trips to come thru Clear Elum just so we can so at the Cottage Cafe and have their navy bean soup. Paired with a corn muffin it's a full meal - delicious!!

Thank Paula H
Everett, Washington
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way back from Kennewick, my dad kept saying how he wanted Coconut shrimp...The Cottage Café was a good half way point for us to stop and eat. They offer breakfast all day...and this is the place to go if you are HUNGRY! Breakfast portions are big! You could be taking some home with you. The next time I... More 

Thank J2995GDalisons
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Good food .. good service.. good atmosphere and the pie is awesome!! Breakfast lunch and dinner or just go there for the pie always several kinds

Thank tiki12tiki
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Great breakfast, we stop everytime we go over the pass, they send us $10.00 off coupos regularly,old fashioned hash browns,great booths,and dont even ask me about their cinnamon rolls

Thank nwnative
Honolulu, Hawaii
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Stop by here for a late breakfast on our way up to Leavenworth. It's a very popular place with the locals I think as most of them knew each other and all the waitstaff. Everyone was very friendly and accommodating. Service was right on the money, and the food was just as good. Food came out quickly and hot. Our... More 

Thank RCE121
Auburn, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We deliberately leave home early so we can stop here for breakfast or lunch. We love the old-fashioned menu and the friendly service. Highly recommended.

Thank Kathy H
Cle Elum, Washington
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Bad service, took forever, never got drinks refilled or napkins. small portions that were over priced for the amount.

Thank 68dodd
Snake River Plain
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Twice! Yep, we enjoyed our lunch so much one day that two days later on our return we stopped in once more. It was obvious to us both times this is a popular place with locals. It was busy both times and from the looks of the cars in the parking lot most of the clientele were from nearby. I... More 

Thank FlyWagon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 E 1st St, Cle Elum, WA 98922-1341
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Cle Elum
  • Phone Number: +1 509-674-2922

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