Celebration of Life

Join us tonight, Saturday, January 16, 2016 for a celebration of the life of Page Townsley.  More Information HERE.

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Liverwurst Weekend 2015

It’s time again for Liverwurst weekend! September 11 & 12 at the Bistro.

In addition to our regular menu, we will be serving 6 different kinds of liverwurst. There will also be a liverwurst sampler so you can try all 6.

They’re all the wurst, but only you can decide which one is the best!

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Oktoberfest 2015 – Save the Date

Oktoberfest will be celebrated at the Bistro on September 26!

More details to come, but will include:

    • Bratwurst Eating Contest
    • Accordion Music
    • Best German Costume Contest
    • Masskrugstemmen
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Valerie In The Bistro This Weekend

Elli & Jay are on vacation this week, but Valerie just finished up her first year of teaching and will be coming to Prophetstown to open the Bistro on Friday and Saturday! She’s bringing some of her own specials with her:

Friday, June 5 – grilled Bratwurst with your favorite items from a special topping bar!

Saturday, June 6 – Homemade Meatloaf w/ Gravy, Spätzle & Green Salad

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Cheese Days 2015!

March 20 & 21, 2015

There will be something for everyone – from our everyday mild and delicious Muenster, to the fragrant Limburger and Blue Cheeses! This year, we are featuring an Extra-Sharp Cheddar and a nice creamy Goat Cheese. All of our regular menu items will also be available, so you can have some wine (or beer) with your cheese!

(not-so-cheesy) Bonus – Live Music Saturday Night!

  • Kenny O
  • T 4 2

Stop by for a Gouda time,
Elli’s Bistro

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2015 Opening

Elli’s Bistro will be opening for the first time in 2015 and we would love to have you join us to celebrate!  We have also updated our hours – we will be opening a little later this year – check it out on the website before you stop by.

Friday, January 23 – 2015 Opening – stop in to see us and catch up with old friends (or make some new ones)
Saturday, January 24 – Live Music from Kenny Ohnen – add some live, local entertainment to your evening

Hope to see you soon!

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Oktoberfest 2013

Join us for a full day of fun, including:

Potato Dumpling Eating Contest (sign-up from noon-1, contest at 1:00): How many of Elli’s homemade potato dumplings can you eat?

Strongman Contest (sign-up from noon-1, contest at 2:00): How does your arm-strength measure up against your fellow beer-drinkers?

Live Music!! Throughout the day with:
Kenny Ohnen & Tony Wade
New Shoes
Misery River

Special Occasion Menu with German Potato Salad, Bratwurst, Cole-Slaw and Sauerkraut

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Live Music From Germany!

Join us in the newly opened biergarten on Saturday, July 27, 2013 for live music by Zwack!

Beer, sausages, and good times will be had by all.

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