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Outer Clove Restaurant

$$ - $$$, International,
536 Stanley St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1N2, Canada
+1 250-354-1667
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (41 reviews)
“garlic fries” (5 reviews)
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Canadian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
536 Stanley St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1N2, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Read the reviews, sounded very good. I had the Chicken burger, my husband had the fettuccine. We both thought our meals were great! Service was very good. Good beer selection. We will be back!

Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a delicious Garlic lunch. Enjoyed the ceasar salad the 40 clove fried and the dos locos tacos. Was a great amount for us to share the flavors were great and very garlicy. The tacos were a slightly odd texture maybe from the beans, and...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed February 24, 2018

Outer Clove is a small but excellent restaurant offering unique, delicious cuisine, all immersed in the most amazing garlic flavours! If you love garlic and thoughtfully prepared DELICIOUS food, this is a must visit restaurant when in Nelson!

Thank LeeJay14
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Food and service was very good from this garlic inspired restaurant - would recommend the calimari. Definitely needed the after dinner mint!!

Thank Canknucklehead88
Reviewed February 15, 2018

The restaurant is a small place. It can accommodate couples or small groups. The staff were very friendly and the service was excellent.The dishes we had were all great ! If you like garlic this is definitely the place to go. Thanks. Yes we will...More

Thank Madrussian007
Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

If you love garlic, this place is the place to go! This is our favourite place to eat and the service is excellent. A must try when in Nelson!

Thank niki07s
Reviewed February 6, 2018

I went here recently with my partner and we decided to share the portabello mushroom burger as well as the garlic fries. This is the best portabello burger I've ever had in my life hands down! I cannot wait to go back and try more...More

Thank SquirrellFoodie
Tomas G, Owner at Outer Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thanks for your great review! The fun-guy burger is one of my personal favourites as well. Hope you see you soon, Tom

Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

The food at this little restaurant is excellent. The special was first rate and very creative. Fresh salads, great dishes to choose from. Have eaten here several times and have never been disappointed.

Thank Endlesstraveler99
Tomas G, Owner at Outer Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thanks for the compliments. We strive for consistency and creativity and I'm happy you enjoyed your time with us. Tom

Reviewed January 9, 2018

A friend recommended this eatery so had to give it a try. To my delight I tried the Burger choice on the menu accompanied by their specialty salad and a side of Garlic fries.Wow the best I’ve had in a long time. My wife’s meal...More

Thank garyaC3693EN
Tomas G, Owner at Outer Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thanks for your wonderful review. With so many great choices in Nelson, its a great compliment to hear you came back and ate with us again the following day! Tom

Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

At first when I arrived I was concerned at how basic the menu was. But they do a very good job at making standard type food be very good. I'd go again.

Thank idiotter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 536 Stanley St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1N2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-354-1667
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Outer Clove Restaurant is a full-service, casual dining restaurant in Nelson, British Columbia, Canada that serves lunch and dinner. A long-time Nelson favourite, we offer contemporary and classic dishes from around the world. Garlic infuses the food-from a subtle hint to a more intense flavour explosion-while the service is warm and friendly and the vibe is casual. Everything on the evolving menu is freshly prepared from scratch and there are daily lunch and dinner specials. The dining room seats 38 patrons with a further 10 seats available on the seasonal patio.
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