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Prospector Cafe

1225 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover, NV 89883
+1 775-664-2111
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
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1225 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover, NV 89883
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Prospector Cafe was average on many accounts but there were some attractive points to recommend. We arrive at about noon for the special weekend 8-2 brunch buffet. We waited for a bit too long, even though there were many empty booths. After being seated,...More

Thank Gafilpoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast buffet on weekend was very good with a fair amount of choices. Dinner off the regular menu was not very good. Seafood platter came out cool, with side order of cooked vegatables cold. Dinner waitress was slow and for got to bring requested condiments...More

Thank jwdrews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is great, and very reasonable. Staff is very good. Then you can go to connected casino and have fun.

Thank randkbara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is located in the Red Garter casino/hotel which is located next to the Rainbow Casino/Hotel and a shuttle does pick up and drop off at both places as well as the other casinos. The first morning during the week there was a wait...More

Thank LAH28
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went mainly because they had a $3.99 breakfast special. It was just average but cheaper than most anywhere else in Wendover. I decided to get the steak and eggs because it was under $10. The steak was large but didn't really have any flavor...More

Thank dknighto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There was a time that the Red Garter's "Prospector Grill" was known for how good their Burrito Grande was. My mom and dad used to stop in religiously whenever going through Wendover just to split a burrito. This trip I was with my mom and...More

Thank J.d. S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walked from Rainbow to the Red Garter and this meal was awesome and quick quick quick. Will be eating there again in October when we go back.

Thank Lannette V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We always head to the Red Garter, Prospector Cafe for their delicious $3.99 breakfast special. However, everyone staying in Wendover has the same idea and the wait times are outrageous. This past weekend, it was over 30 minutes just for a table, 15 more to...More

1  Thank lurcherm
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We always include a trip to the Red Garter to eat here. We've enjoyed the cheap eats in the past. However, the past few times, we've ended up waiting a long time for everything from water, to dinners, to the check. Being on vacation, it...More

1  Thank hrharris82
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Go before 7 a.m. Went for breakfast $3.99... 2 eggs/bacon or sausage or ham, has browns and toast...coffee extra Service was fast and food hot

Thank CableQueen2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Wendover Boulevard, West Wendover, NV 89883
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  West Wendover
  • Phone Number: +1 775-664-2111
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