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Nelscott Cafe

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3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1925
+1 541-994-6100
07:00 - 15:00
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Thu - Mon 07:00 - 15:00
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Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent spot for brunch. I had the Hawaiian omelette and coffee, but friends had the hot chocolate, and that looked pretty inviting. Lovely patio, and friendly service.

2 Thank merseyheart
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165 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

So glad we found this place and got there before they were slammed. Great customer service and wonderful breakfast.

3 Thank Unknown322
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Me: two for breakfast Host: ok. About 15 minutes. Go ahead and wait outside (It was a nice day out) Me: I stroll down the other storefronts while my wife sits and waits out front. I notice a nice looking young couple get out their car and head for the cafe. I turn away and then look back to notice... More 

1 Thank Gilbert A G
Portland, Oregon
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I had reviewed Nelscott Café here several years ago and gave it the RAVE it deserved. I returned just recently ... and wish I hadn't. I should have kept the memories I had. The place must have changed owners. All of the fantastic menu items were now GONE. They were replaced by tired concoctions with prices that belonged at a... More 

1 Thank Roger S
Vancouver, Washington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

It's the kind of place you stumble on. We've been to Lincoln City many times and only now discovered this delightful little restaurant. Before the morning was over, my wife had recommended it to folks who had missed their first choice. Our breakfast was delicious. The service and atmosphere was friendly. It's tiny; even with the address, we could have... More 

3 Thank Jack A
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We discovered this gem 4 years ago and wanted to make sure we returned on our trip this year. Yummy food for the whole family. Timely and friendly service by the manager. We had to wait 15-20 minutes to be seated because they were already filling up at 830a. But the manager said to come back and he would save... More 

2 Thank Elia M G
Tigard, Oregon
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95 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

We ate here this last weekend, and will most likely not be returning. We have ate here before and returned based on a good meal we had there last year. My how tings change, we sat ourselves at the first table in the door, next to the front counter. We were seated for almost 15 minutes before we finally had... More 

Thank MrNurse78
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The breakfast is amazing!!!! Everything we tried was delicious! We ate their twice on our week long stay. The coffee is fantastic! It's a small place but they fit our group of 7 upstairs. Friendly people!

2 Thank Myka H
Coos Bay, Oregon
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast on a short weekend get away and discovered this place is very popular. We had a 15 minute wait for a table for two because it is a small, quaint cottage with limited seating. We were greeted by the owner who was very friendly and on top of every little detail going on throughout the restaurant... More 

2 Thank Skeslack
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72 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Small local cafe. Nice menu selection even for your dog! Ordered the BLT for breakfast. Nice and fresh ingredients with thick tasty bacon. Served with pipping hot fries.The tables around us all enjoyed there food and plenty of it. Inside and outside dining.

2 Thank Marilyn C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3237 SW Highway 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367-1925
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Oregon Coast  >  Lincoln City
  • Phone Number: +1 541-994-6100
Breakfast and lunch 7 to 3 Thursday thru Monday. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We offer traditional breakfast and lunch fare at reasonable prices with great service.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?