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Wooden Nickle Pub and Grill

171 S Main St, Glen Carbon, IL 62034-1416
+1 618-288-2141
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“taco” (10 reviews)
“nachos” (4 reviews)
“turkey wrap” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
171 S Main St, Glen Carbon, IL 62034-1416
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for a snack and drinks on a weekend night. The atmosphere is a little laid back but very friendly. FIsh and fries were good. Service was great sitting at the bar or at a table. This is all one room, so the tables...More

Thank VegasFrequenter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

20 people from our office meet here after work to celebrate an upcoming wedding. The evening was beautiful and the patio was very nice. Everyone enjoyed the food: quesadilla, turkey wrap, egg rolls, Cuban sandwich with fries, just to name a few. Many beers on...More

Thank maxe620
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Every other Thursday (or so) you can enjoy a large tasty Smoked BBQ Pork Steak at this oasis in the middle of downtown Glen Carbon. With a couple of picnic sides and a cool beverage, we enjoyed the enjoyed the very reasonably priced meal on...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

No blaring music - just the sound of laughter from a group on the patio. I agree with all of the wonderful reviews already posted. Located near the bike trail so we were there in the afternoon. Food was delicious, service prompt and friendly, area...More

Thank barbdrum
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Fast service, good food and nice spot! We started inside & my father had a headache so we moved outside where it was quiet & the staff was more than accommodating. The waitress was quick, got orders correct and funny. Sometime you sit outside at...More

Thank Ruby1329
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The food is always good at the Wooden Nickle. Sometimes it's hard to get in, but that's because of its reputation. A good buy for your buck.

Thank Beverly A
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

When I am in town I always make a trip to taco Tuesday, tacos are cheap and fantastic. My favorite are the meat on hard shell. This time around we tried the mozz sticks and shrimp skewers and they were awesome. This place has great...More

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We stop here when friends are in town. Great place to gather. Food is good. Outdoor porch is comfortable and warm in cold months.

Thank cemmerich1
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Taco Tuesday is great. Great value and tastes yummy. Service is quick and nice atmosphere. Salads are good.

Thank amhagemann
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We tried the Wooden Nickel for the first time and was very pleased with the food and the service. We had a table of 5 and experienced now problems being waited on. Food was very delicious. Definitely go back again.

Thank Tony C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 S Main St, Glen Carbon, IL 62034-1416
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glen Carbon
  • Phone Number: +1 618-288-2141
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