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Louie's Steakhouse and Lounge

616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
+1 250-352-5570
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We sat on the patio and shared a few items. Cocktails were very good. We had a spin on a gin and tonic with cucumber, mint and ground pepper. Food was excellent as well as our waitress was friendly and provided very good service.

Thank John S
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this as one of the best foodie experiences in Nelson, BC. We were treated so well as soon as we arrived. The server answered all of our questions about the menu. We reviewed the extensive wine list and quickly found one of...More

Thank Gordon B
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

There was a lively feel in the restaurant which was busy when we visited, despite this the service was very good throughout and the food delicious, if a little pricey.

Thank CVBrad
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Great appetizers, thin crust pizza and cocktail choices. We enjoyed a late evening on the patio and wasn't disappointed at all. Nice fresh local ingredients and fair priced menu. Would definitely recommend

Thank Teresaneedsvacay
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This restaurant had come recommended from our hotel as we were looking for ribs. Upon driving around town for other alternatives, we settled on Louie's. Greeted immediately and offered two possible locations to dine (bar area or back dining room). We chose the quieter back...More

Thank omega101
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We headed out to Nelson again for our yearly Kootenay road trip and once again, Louie's did not disappoint. Although we do have many amazing restaurants here in Calgary, it's very rare to find the combination of quality service and superior food at the price...More

Thank northofnapa
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

With a menu with such variety theres something for everyone! Service was spectacular, friendly and attentive front of house staff matched with the culinary expertise of the chefs makes for a lovely fine dining experience. Will be back again.

Thank Felicia R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went for a birthday dinner ... a party of 5, Music was loud and blaring and we asked server if it could be turned down a bit , the sever immediately gave us attitude and said she " would see what she could do...More

4  Thank 364kal
Rob_Little, General Manager at Louie's Steakhouse and Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear 354kal, Thank you for taking the time to review us on trip advisor. If you felt that there was some attitude with your service, then we will definitely address this, as this goes against all of our staff training. I must say, however, that...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Great Service, Great food atmosphere is good when there are People dining, food is rather expensive but delicious.

Thank zenwick
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My husband and I recently returned to Louie’s after an incredibly disappointing experience a few months back prompting me to write a rather scathing review. Although I stand by that review at the time of writing it, I feel it would be remiss of me...More

Thank love_to_travel1982
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Vernon St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4G1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-5570
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A distinctly metropolitan culinary experience, in historic Nelson's bustling downtown. Specializing in signature steaks, specialty pastas, rustic thin crust pizza, and FRESH seafood, Louie's Steakhouse offers the finest quality food, and exemplary service in an area of abundant comfort.Executive Chef Adam Duff has created a dining experience focusing on regional products, and in season ingredients. We off only the finest cuts of premium aged beef, along with a menu featuring a diverse selection of appetizers, entrees and accompaniments that is sure to tantalize the most refined of palates.Our liquid chefs have created an impeccable cast of martinis -- 28 in all, and an impressive selection of signaure cocktails. Our extensive wine list focuses on wines from the region, with a bit of international flair. Not to mention award-winning Nelson Brewing Company ales on tap, and fine premium spirits.
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