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Red Horse Drive-In

1518 W University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-2337
+1 509-925-1956
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (25 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Diner
1518 W University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-2337
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

They have a little bit for any diet. I enjoy the seats at the big corner window. Good parking, Cool auto memorabilia, Can be very busy during a car show.

Thank Nate C
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It's no mystery how they got the name Red Horse. They have about every Mobil Oil artifact you could imagine and lots of other stuff, too. In addition to the old service station setting they have a nice menu. The sandwiches all have cutesy names,...More

Thank Sungron
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Fun place to check out, they make hamburgers the way they are supposed to be made. Big and juicy! Lots of cool stuff to check out inside.

Thank Nate C
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We always try to stop here on our way from Sandpoint to Seattle, and love it every time. We especially enjoy bringing friends and family as they get such a kick out of the vintage decor old-time menu. Their burgers are great, fries are fantastic,...More

Thank KatSandpoint
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We were on the road, it was hot, our AC had gone out in our car, and daughter and I were hungry, hot, tired, and cranky! You get the picture! :) We had to eat where our pups could join us outside as it was...More

Thank cherscribe
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We stopped here for lunch. Two of us ordered the Senior Burger Deal. It was a great value and very tasty. The fries were handcut and delicious. The Chef Salad was huge and well worth the money.

Thank LibraryTchr
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We pulled off I90 hungry. Bypassing the standard fast food chains, we spotted a sign for Red Horse Diner. A lot of construction and a rough road stood between us and the diner. The Red Horse obviously gets its name from all the Mobil Oil...More

Thank amyhunter0204
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Cool place to look around, food is good and staff are friendly. The place is clean and they have a separate bar area that just opened and it is also nice.

Thank Ranbud
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This place proves you don't need multiple TV screens to be entertained in a restaurant, especially if you remember when gasoline cost $.38/gallon. The decor is all gas station/garage related, heavy on the Mobil signs. The food--we had breakfast--is above-average diner quality with a decent...More

Thank MAP7022
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We are always trying to find places to eat that are not fast food. We decided on the Red Horse based on internet ratings. What a fun place! It is an old (like 1940's old) Mobil filling station, hence the red horse connection. There are...More

Thank Jean G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1518 W University Way, Ellensburg, WA 98926-2337
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Ellensburg
  • Phone Number: +1 509-925-1956
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