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Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello

851 S 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-6638
+1 208-232-9114
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“german pancake” (11 reviews)
“crepes” (9 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
851 S 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-6638
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1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here recently and had a bad experience. Our salad was served on a dirty plate and the server said there were other dirty plates back there, too. They made it right by fixing a new salad for us. Then we ordered a German...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped for lunch on a Friday. I chose Eggs Benedict, and my wife had Mexican chicken salad with wheat wrap. Both were ample, fresh, perfectly prepared. Our server was attentive and helpful. Glass-wall building is pleasant, and clearly attracts a local clientele.

Thank Berggrens
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer's. We love hearing from our Guests! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stop at Elmer's every time I'm in Pocatello and I'm always impressed. Yesterday I had the crab salad and WOW ... it's worth the drive alone! My hubby had the turkey dinner and WOW ... he wishes his wife could cook that good !...More

Thank Patience F
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you've enjoyed your visits to Elmer's. We love hearing from our Guests! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Eggs Benedict are always a favorite here, but we have never had anything we didn't like. Cozy little place with okay-friendly staff, but you are definitely treated differently if you are a regular.

Thank sonyap586
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Elmer's had great food and big portions. All three boys had plenty to eat, and the service was great. We were able to get right in on a Sunday morning. It is right across the street from the Idaho State campus.

Thank Anjanette P
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous breakfast, so much food & so much choice, free coffee refills topped up all the time. Great staffMore

Thank SammyT5678
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Went here for breakfast when visiting Pocatello. Simple food and reasonably priced. Service was good and servers were friendly and attentive.More

Thank OnBreadInCooking
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

Our family of seven always enjoy the delicious food at Elmer's. I especially enjoy the wonderful staff who are always so friendly. The German Pancakes are THE BEST!!More

Thank 64taryns
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Afternoon, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you've enjoyed your visits to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted breakfast in the afternoon and eggs cooked perfectly, and hash browns and sausage were delicious. Ordered a short stack of pancakes and they were just as good. Never had a bad meal here.More

Thank Ben D
Kolten L, General Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you've enjoyed your visits to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I was in on a mid Sunday morning, my server was a young college girl, Kiyana, She was very sweet, very efficient, and answered every question I had promptly and with knowledge, This server really knows what she is doing, I was very impressed! I...More

Thank mcox63
Kolten L, Guest Relations Manager at Elmer's Restaurant - Pocatello, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Morning, We truly thank you for your feedback and are glad to see you enjoyed your visit to Elmer’s. We love hearing from our Guests and we send each review directly to the restaurant management to be seen. Hope to see you again soon! Kolten...More

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I just talked with the manager of the local Elmer's restaurant and she said they do not serve it. When I described it to her she said it sounded good and suggested I write their corporate headquarters to suggest that they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 851 S 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201-6638
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Pocatello
  • Phone Number: +1 208-232-9114
Description
A Northwest favorite since 1960. Our 25 locally owned Elmer's Restaurants take pride in their communities and source local, farm-fresh ingredients.
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