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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good44%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“fries” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
171 S Main St, Glen Carbon, IL 62034-1416
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

After several different friends recommending the Wooden Nickle, finally stopped in and tried it. The staff, the atmosphere, the drinks, and the food were all top notch. Could not have asked for anything to be any better than it was. I greatly look forward to...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Social visit with friends. Wait staff was pleasant and friendly. All the drinks were accurate and didn’t take long to get.

Thank chiyop2017
Reviewed 26 November 2017

This is a nice, no frills little neighborhood bar and grill with a friendly atmosphere. There are TVs and a full bar with indoor and outdoor seating. The menu is nice collection of appetizers, a few salads and a selection of sandwiches. They also have...More

Thank Ricardo59IL
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with my husband on a weekday afternoon. We've had this place on our list to visit for a long time because the description sounded good. It does have a nice atmosphere, but portions are way too small for the price. I paid over...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

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 October 2017 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
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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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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