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Eli's Trackside

American, ,
Queen St, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 2G9, Canada
+1 519-351-0888
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good55%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“home fries” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner, Canadian
Queen St, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 2G9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Looking for good food ? That is the place togo ,breakfasts and lunch. The service is quick and the food is outstanding and the price is right

Thank Herman S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I met up with friends at Eli's Trackside. The name didn't disappoint when a long freight train went rumbling past, midway through our meal. If you have kids with an interest in trains, this is the restaurant to take them to! The noise of the...More

Thank Erin J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Eli and Grace have a great sense of humour making this a super place to come. Food is hot, fast and delicious. A variety of their most popular meals will have you leaving with a smile

Thank johnnysjeep
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Went there for breakfast. Eggs were orderd over easy and came hard as a rock, fried potatoes were horrible and the onions in the potatoes were just long globs of onions. Bacon was the only saving grace. Like it would kill them to chop them...More

Thank Buddy C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

went for brunch today, Sunday. Sign at door says Cash only so an ATM is at the door for convenience. On Sundays there is no fried foods available, no fries, no fish etc. No fries to have wirh a burger seems odd to me since...More

Thank ChathamFoodlover
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I enjoy going here for breakfast. The omelettes are tasty & huge. The Corn beef is a favourite of mine. The wait staff is always pleasant & keeps your coffee cup filled.

Thank Brent S
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch....as it is a small and friendly restaurant with great food and large portions at very reasonable prices. It is just like your mother or grandmother's cooking! I had their $5.99 hamburger...it was DIVINE covered in bacon and cheese...with...More

Thank Auchkie
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Eli's is the kind of breakfast-and-lunch place my husband and I love to find when traveling: the ones (other than the chains, that is) where locals meet. The breakfast menu offers a variety of favourites, and the blackboard lists further daily specials. Especially tempting for...More

Thank Pleasance C
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My son and I went there for lunch. We were not impressed. Our order was mixed up and my son wouldn't even eat his. Waitress seemed unconcerned. Believe quantity is more important to quality for them. If you desire a large reasonable breakfast, that lacks...More

2  Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Always busy, but worth the wait. Daily specials for breakfast and lunch. Real corn beef hash. Homemade meat loaf. Friendliest staff in town!

Thank kp729
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Beth M
30 September 2017|
Response from Auchkie | Reviewed this property |
8am to 130 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen St, Chatham, Chatham-Kent, Ontario N7M 2G9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Chatham-Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +1 519-351-0888
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