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U.S. 395 and 4th St., Lee Vining, CA 93541
+1 760-647-6477
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good43%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“fried chicken” (34 reviews)
“pancakes” (32 reviews)
“pie” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner
$$ - $$$
U.S. 395 and 4th St., Lee Vining, CA 93541
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good food at reasonable prices. Fantastic strawberry milkshake. Service ok. Plenty to choose from. Nice original style diner.

Thank quikflik
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are like me, you yearn for that old fashion neighborhood restaurant where waiters and waitresses are friendly, work rapidly, and that you like a human being. This is actually the only restaurant in town now. They serve all three meals a day with...More

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went to this charming diner for breakfast whilst travelling. Good food, reasonably priced. Friendly staff. Would definitely visit again.

Thank Jenny B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good place to eat before a day in Yosemite. Food was very nice and well priced. Staff very friendly. Good atmosphere. Was nice to eat in a proper independent diner for once after weeks of eating in chains.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here 20 minutes before anyone came by to give us water, coffee or ask for our order. Once that was given, the food did come pretty fast. And it was good. My eggs were OM which I like and not greasy. The potatoes...More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 1 week ago

The options in town are limited but this is a pretty good choice. Had breakfast there and the food was quite good. Seemed to be a little hard to get service at first but it got better. The price was reasonable.

Thank bobvacation2063
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent camping trip to the Eastern Sierras, my wife and I stopped at Nicely's for both breakfast and for dinner. This is a good, basic restaurant when you want a full range of meal options. Bacon and eggs? Pancakes? It's here. Fried chicken...More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had breakfast there recently and it was very good. Typical diner food but with unique and very good specials as well

Thank Jarsteve
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night in Lee Vining on our way to Yosemite National Park and ate at Nicely's twice. It's an older looking restaurant, but the food is excellent and the wait staff is friendly. We had soup & salad with a dinner roll for...More

Thank nwpiegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place is a lifesaver after a long drive. American style food is good. Service is slow so do not go there in a hurry.

Thank darsaini
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Jami R
12 November 2015|
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Response from Mmmach | Reviewed this property |
My taste buds work just fine. I guess my taste is different from yours.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U.S. 395 and 4th St., Lee Vining, CA 93541
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lee Vining
  • Phone Number: +1 760-647-6477
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