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Main Street Diner

) #17 of 70 Restaurants in Nelson €€ - €€€ Greek, ,
616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
+1 250-354-4848
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“spanakopita” (8 reviews)
“lamb dinner” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Greek, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the variety on the menu - good fish and chips and burgers for the less adventurous, lovely Mediterranean combinations for the rest of us. Comfortable cafe atmosphere, excellent service. Gluten free: there are options on the menu that are, but pita is part...More

Thank jennieandchuck
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Their variety of Spanokopita foods are very nice. The problem I had was too much pepper in the Caesar salad dressing, but this is a personal preference, I was disappointed that the dressing could not be obtained without the pepper. Service was fast and very...More

Thank Gayle C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The Main Street Diner is nothing like a diner. It is a small, rectangular, high-ceilinged restaurant with a small bar on one wall. The menu has a strongly Greek flavor, and the Greek food is probably good, but we ordered fish and chips and -...More

Thank Rapsac4
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I remember this place from when I was a kid. I've been a few times with family as the kid menu is a pretty good deal and the atmosphere pretty casual. The wait staff is generally excellent and they really hit above expectation in service....More

Thank lorien_i
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went to see some friends while we were in the area, and wanted to stop for lunch. Service was super friendly and helpful, they immediately set us up with space for all 7 of us to sit. Appetizers were hummus and tzatziki with pita, I...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Our friend isn't 19 and it was really nice to be able to sit down and have a (legal) drink while she was with us. Very much appreciated Main Street Diner. Our waitress was great and always kept those water cups filled. I would highly...More

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Firstly, it's not really a diner at all... The food is predominantly Greek / Mediterranean as well as highly rated fish & chips. My partner and I both enjoyed our meals and the service was good. From the outside it looks a little quiet, especially...More

Thank Callie B
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Great service, large portions and excellent flavours from a large selection of healthy and not-so-healthy yummy options. I was really impressed, would recommend to others and would definitely go back!! I took my son and his girlfriend and they loved it too!

1  Thank LeanneInVancouver
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I seen an advertisement for this restaurant. We went looking for it for dinner 1 night. When approaching it we were a little unsure. The restaurant was empty. Almost changed our mind but went for it. The food was great and th waiter was very...More

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Just had lunch here yesterday, and the food was delicious. We go here for fish and chips, but the coleslaw was so yummy, that I wish I had doubled that order! The Main Street Diner has been a favourite of mine since my children were...More

1  Thank Caitlin O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Greek, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-354-4848
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