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Main Street Diner

€€ - €€€Greek, ,
616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
+1 250-354-4848
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (31 reviews)
“spanakopita” (7 reviews)
“lamb dinner” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was once a regular there for many years as it was at the time the most consistent quality of food to eat. However over the last years Nelson has become home to quite a number of great places to eat and the Main Street Diner...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, great dolma. Love to sit out on the patio in summer! Our kids (reasonable picky as they are) enjoy it as well, which is saying a LOT.

Thank Camwalls
Reviewed 23 September 2017

A friend told up that we had to stop here for the fish and chips. He was right! Some of the best (husband says THE best) fish and chips we have ever had. Great friendly service, generous cocktails and a friendly street-side patio. A must-visit.

Thank MicaBlue
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to try this place from just waking by, glad I did!! The service was very good, fast, courageous and professional. The food was even better. I had the Kostas dinner, starting with the salad. Very good. I am not a humous guy but that...More

1  Thank David W
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend come here at least once or twice a year when we're in town for the past 8-9 years. It's always good. The food is fast, high quality, and an incredible value. Calamari is the best around, and we always have great entrees and...More

Thank Erika M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Right downtown, sit inside or out. Dinner was good, reasonably priced. Good diner food, great for families.

Thank greengoddess8787
Reviewed 20 June 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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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