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Nelson's Diner

438 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7136
+1 954-785-3646
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“chicken salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 15:00 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
438 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7136
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great environment, awesome food and fantastic service! Try the pumpkin pancakes and waffles...delish!

Thank Joanne C
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Came here for the first time to upon the recommendation of a friend. What a nice experience. Entering Nelson’s is like a step into the past; from the tables to the counter with stools, it was like being at a Woolworth’s in days past. The...More

Thank 2hubbies
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

What a stroll down memory lane! Came on the recommendation of a friend and am I glad we did. Being from NJ and moving to FL, a real diner is impossible to find. The inside is a memorial to Elvis Presley. In addition, there are...More

Thank 427JohnG427
Reviewed 21 September 2018

The ultimate no-frills place. Decent food, good wait service. Excellent nostalgia on the walls of the restaurant.

Thank DannyVee2013
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Local favorite. Neat Elvis memorabilia. I had an omelet with potatoes, hash, and toast. The food was average, nothing exceptional. Reasonable prices. Above average service. Can get busy, even on weekdays. Takeout available. My rating is actually a 3 1/2.

Thank Bunmaster2014
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Nelson is close to my work...so we order lunch delivery frequently. The food is for the most part good. They do however seem to make a lot of mistakes...forgot to put this on ..or made this wrong - but they have ALWAYS credited or re-made...the...More

Thank Mchristoper0101
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Several people had mentioned this diner with the Elvis themed decor. A visual treat to see all the Elvis collectibles. Better yet was the food I had lunch my friend had breakfast, neither of us were disappointed. The staff was very helpful and friendly, they...More

1  Thank Jemmie33063
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I found this place on Trip Advisor searching for local restaurants in Pompano Beach. It’s located at the end of a small strip mall. It was definitely a hidden gem. Decorated in Elvis / 50’s nostalgia, there was plenty to look at while waiting for...More

Thank CarolynM04
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food and reasonably priced. Good service, good omelet, good coffee. Will return, it's nice to see smiles from everyone working at a place.

Thank gh300
Reviewed 7 October 2017

On recommendation of a friend, we went for lunch to this place. A rather small dinner but with lot of regulars. Friendly staff. Only breakfast and lunch; closes at 2.30 Large breakfast menu but also lunch menu. I had a ceasar chicken wrap and my...More

1  Thank Dirk V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 438 S Cypress Rd, Pompano Beach, FL 33060-7136
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Pompano Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 954-785-3646
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