Delicious Eats and Treats!

The Platte River Inn offers a wide variety of delicious choices for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Whether indulging in comfort food or looking for healthy options, our menu is sure to satisfy.

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Egg whites may be substituted in any of the following dishes.

2 Eggs, Meat, Potatoes, and Toast Eggs cooked to order, choice of meat, American fries or hash browns, and choice of toast.

Scramble Choice of Italian sausage or ham scrambled with 3 eggs, potatoes, onions, and green peppers, topped with cheese and served with toast.

Fried Egg Sandwich Choose ham, bacon, or sausage with American cheese on a toasted English muffin.

Eggs Benedict A classic! Poached eggs with ham on an English muffin topped with hollandaise sauce. Includes potatoes or fruit cup.

Breakfast Burrito Ham, bacon, or sausage scrambled with eggs, cheese, onion, green and red peppers, and hash browns. Served with salsa.

Steak and Eggs New York strip and 3 eggs served with potatoes and toast.

2 Eggs, Ham, and 1/2 Order Biscuits and Gravy

2 Eggs, Corned Beef Hash, and Toast

The Honor Big Breakfast 4 eggs (cooked one way), 2 slices of bacon, ham, 2 sausages, 2 pancakes, potatoes, and toast. No substitutions please.


All omelets are served with choice of potatoes and toast.

Mexican Chorizo sausage, jalapeños, onions, and mushrooms, topped with Mexican cheese and served with salsa.

Veggie Onions, mushrooms, red and green peppers, tomatoes, and cheese.

Denver Ham, cheese, onions, and green peppers.

Farmers Ham, hash browns, onions, and cheese. Topped with our sausage gravy.

Ham and Cheese Ham and American cheese.

Meat Lover's

Create Your Own Omelet Choose 1 meat (sausage, ham, or bacon), 3 veggies (tomatoes, onions, green peppers, red peppers, mushrooms, or jalapeños), and 1 cheese (American, cheddar, Swiss, pepperjack, or provolone).


Pecans or walnuts can be added to any of the items below.

Biscuits and Gravy The best ever! Two freshly baked biscuits smothered in homemade sausage gravy.

Buttermilk Pancakes Three large cakes. Short stack also available.

French Toast With cinnamon and powdered sugar. Short stack also available.

Blueberry Pancakes Three large cakes. Short stack also available.


Breakfast Meat Sausage links or patties, ham, or bacon.

One Egg

Potatoes Hash browns or American fries.

Fruit Cup or Bowl Assorted fruits.

Oatmeal With milk and brown sugar. Add blueberries, dried cherries, dried cranberries, pecans, or walnuts.

Toast White, wheat, sour dough, dark rye, or cinnamon raisin.

Biscuits Two fluffy homemade biscuits.

English Muffin

Bagel Served with cream cheese.

Cottage Cheese

Children's Menu

Ten years and younger only.

1 Egg Includes a piece of bacon, ham, or sausage and juice or milk.

1 Pancake Includes a piece of bacon, ham, or sausage and juice or milk.

1 Slice of French Toast Includes a piece of bacon, ham, or sausage and juice or milk.

Lunch and Dinner


Shrimp Cocktail

Mess of Smelt

Clam Strips

Tater Tots

Basket of Fries Add cheese and/or chili.

Mozzarella Sticks

Jalepeño Poppers

Breaded Cauliflower

Breaded Mushrooms

Tortilla Chips and Salsa

Basket of Onion Rings

Chicken Wings Buffalo, barbecue, or garlic parmesan.


Chili available daily. Ask your server about other flavors of the day. Available in cup or bowl.


Chicken, steak, salmon, a shrimp skewer, ham, or turkey may be added to any salad. Available dressings: balsamic vinaigrette, Italian, ranch, French, thousand island, blue cheese, raspberry vinaigrette, honey mustard, and oil/vinegar.

Up North Salad Mixed greens, feta cheese, walnuts, red onion, and dried cranberries with balsamic vinaigrette on the side.

Taco Salad Seasoned ground beef, our own taco sauce, cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, and tortilla chips.

Chef Salad Romaine lettuce, ham, turkey, hard boiled eggs, red onion, cucumbers, tomatoes, green peppers, croutons, Swiss and American cheese.

Caesar Salad Also available in half portion. Add anchovies.

Side Salad Romaine and mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion, and croutons.


Includes one side.

Whitefish Sandwich Broiled whitefish with lettuce, tomato, and onion.

Steak Melt Sautéed with onions, mushrooms, and topped with Swiss cheese.

BBQ Pork Sandwich Our in-house roasted pork and barbecue sauce.

Club Sub Grilled ham, turkey, and bacon with American and Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, and mayo.

Chicken Salad Wrap Tender white chicken, onion, celery, and dried cherries with lettuce and tomato.

The BLT Thick sliced bacon with mayo, lettuce, and tomato.

Classic Reuben Corned beef, Swiss cheese, fresh sauerkraut and thousand island dressing.

Rachel Roasted turkey with cole slaw, Swiss cheese, and thousand island dressing.

French Dip Thinly sliced beef with Swiss cheese and au jus.

Buffalo Chicken Wrap Breaded chicken, buffalo sauce, Mexican cheese, tomato, lettuce, and red onion.

Hot Road Beef Sandwich Served with mashed potatoes and gravy (does not include an additional side).

Breakfast for Lunch

Available until 2:00 pm. No substitutions, please.

Pancakes (3) Short stack available. Blueberries can be added.

Eggs, Meat, Potatoes, and Toast Two eggs; bacon, sausage, or ham; American fries, and toast.

French Toast With cinnamon and powdered sugar. Short stack also available.

Omelet Ham and cheese or bacon and cheese. Served with American fries and toast.


Includes hand-cut fries and cole slaw.



Chicken Strips


Burgers include with choice of American, cheddar, Swiss, pepperjack, or provolone cheese and lettuce, tomato, and onion. Includes one side.

Classic Burger Available in third pound or half pound.

Mushroom and Swiss Burger Available in third pound or half pound.

Bacon Cheddar Burger Lettuce and tomato. Available in third pound or half pound.

Olive Burger Swiss cheese, green olives, lettuce, and tomato. Available in third pound or half pound.

Black and Blue Bacon, blue cheese crumbles, lettuce and, tomato. Available in third pound or half pound.

Western Burger Bacon, Swiss cheese, barbecue sauce, and onion rings. Available in third pound or half pound.

Spicy Burger Pepperjack cheese, onion, and jalapeño peppers. Available in third pound or half pound.

Patty Melt Half pound burger with Swiss cheese and sautéed onions on grilled rye bread.

"More" Burgers

Includes one side.

Cod or Perch Burger Three pieces of fish with lettuce, tomato, and onion.

Grilled Chicken Burger Grilled chicken breast, Swiss cheese, lettuce, tomato, and onion.

Salmon Burger Wild caught Alaskan salmon patty with lettuce, tomato, onion, and mayo.

The following may be added to any burger: bacon, blue cheese crumbles, grilled onions, sautéed mushrooms, green olives, and extra cheese.


Wet Burrito Ground beef, chicken, or pork.

Nachos Ground beef or chicken.

Quesadillas Chicken or shrimp.

Beef, Chicken, and Pork

The following entrees include soup or salad and one side. A skewer of shrimp or two pieces of cod or perch may be added to any dinner.

House Special: 14 oz. Ribeye Steak

New York Strip Steak Eight ounces of choice beef. Add sautéed onions and mushrooms.

Sautéed Chicken Breasts In a creamy garlic mushroom sauce.

BBQ Chicken Breasts Broiled with barbecue sauce.

Char-Broiled Pork Chops Perfectly seasoned. One or two chops.

Stir Fry

Meat with onions, red and green peppers, and mushrooms over noodles. Includes soup or salad.



Seafood and Fish

Includes soup or salad and one side.

Broiled Whitefish A beautiful filet. Perfect!

Perch Dinner Possibly the best you've ever had!

Cod Dinner Hand-breaded.

Breaded Shrimp


Includes soup or salad and garlic toast.

Chicken Parmesan One of our most popular dishes!

Spaghetti and Marinara Sauce Choose meatballs or Italian sausage.

Pasta Alfredo Add chicken, shrimp, or vegetables.


Hand-Cut French Fries. Add cheese and/or chili.

Mashed Potatoes and Gravy

Cottage Cheese

Baked Potato

Cup of Soup

Side Salad

Fruit Cup

Tater Tots

Rice Pilaf

Cole Slaw


Onion Rings

Mixed Vegetables


Homemade "World Famous" Bread Pudding

Homemade Pie Make it a la mode with ice cream.

Homemade Chocolate Cake

Scoop of Vanilla Ice Cream

Children's Menu

Ten years and younger only. Includes French fries and applesauce (except spaghetti).


1/3# Burger

Chicken Strips

Grilled Cheese

Spaghetti Includes garlic toast.