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Gasthaus Zur Elli

205 N Main St, Prosperity, SC 29127-6775
+1 803-364-9008
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good8%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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“schnitzel” (17 reviews)
“soup” (18 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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205 N Main St, Prosperity, SC 29127-6775
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here on the 14th of October. It was recommended to us by a friend because we enjoy German food and Germany. So, we made reservations and drove the 45 minutes from Columbia SC in anticipation of a quaint little...More

1  Thank Rich F
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We have been going to Ms. Wendy's place for over 15 years. We love Ms. Wendy and her food. It's like going to grandma's kitchen. She loves everyone and really wants you to enjoy the true German food. Yes, sometimes it would take a longer...More

Thank Lihuang
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A great, great, spot for the Columbia, SC area. We are extremely fortunate to have such a place. Take lots of people whom you want to impress, or enjoy it as an intimate evening.

Thank laurabutcher
Reviewed 9 June 2017

One of the best meals we've had in SC. Thursday nights is a limited menu with "half" portions. We were stuffed with the half portion. Soup, salad, entree, and dessert is included for a very reasonable price. Staff was great. Owner/chef comes and talks to...More

Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This place is great. It's small, make a reservation. I've eaten there maybe 10 times and never had a bad meal. I lived in Germany back in the 80's and get a chance to go back occasionally. Her food is authentic as it gets in...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying that we have frequented this restaurant for the past 17 years. We always come prepared for a longish evening. We arrived at 6:20 PM for a 6:30 reservation to celebrate a birthday. We were seated immediately and chose beers out...More

3  Thank KathyBChapin_SC
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Had a birthday dinner for my 82 year old mother. We've been here before with mixed results. The wait for everything was horrific! 2+ hours for our first course (some broth). Hours later for our entrees (one of which was burnt and inedible). I've never...More

3  Thank Johnwiz
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Great food service and people. Every schnitzel is awesome. Blue nun was good company. Desert coming now. I'll check back in later.

1  Thank Wade M
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The owner is nuts. A sarcastic funny dirty old woman. The food is great. Schnitzel is delicious. Very small. A unique dining experience

Thank Panic1522
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Food is always good. Never rushed. Very fine service. Elle makes it fun! If dining late Elle may join in when finished in the kitchen. Beer selection is quite good!

Thank Tamra T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 N Main St, Prosperity, SC 29127-6775
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Prosperity
  • Phone Number: +1 803-364-9008
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