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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (30 reviews)
“spanakopita” (7 reviews)
“lamb dinner” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Greek, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
616 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 4J4, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 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 22 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 11 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 14 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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