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Nelly's on Rt.66

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$3 - $15
CUISINES
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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KIDS MEALS‎
1/4 Burger, Fries and Drink
4.50
2 Chicken Tenders, Fries and Drink
4.00
Hot Dog, Fries and Drink
4.00
Mini Corn Dogs, Fries and Drink
4.00
SIDES‎
Fresh Hand Cut Fries
Regular2.00
Large2.50
Fresh Hand Cut Lightly Battered Onions Rings
Regular3.00
Large3.50
Chili Cheese Fries
3.50
Cheese Fries
3.00
Bacon+0.50
Peppers+0.50
Hush Puppies
2.00
Mozzarella Sticks with Red Sauce
3.50
Jalapeno Cream Cheese Poppers
3.50
Mushrooms
3.00
Fried Green Beans
2.00
Fried Dill Pickles
3.00
ADD ONS‎
Bacon
1.00
Grilled Mushrooms
1.00
Cheese
0.50
Grilled Onions
0.50
Ranch or Blue Cheese Dressing
0.50
Red Sauce
0.50
Cup of Cheese
0.50
Grilled Peppers
0.50
Sliced Jalapeno Peppers
0.50
Coca Cola Products Child
12oz0.75
16oz1.00
20oz1.25
BASKET MEALS‎
Includes a choice of 2 basket sides
Cod Filets
3 filets
8.00
Cole slaw
French fries
Hush puppies
Shrimp
12 shrimp
8.00
Cole slaw
French fries
Hush puppies
Hot Dog
2.50
Cheese dog3.00
Chilli cheese dog3.50
Jumbo Dog
3.50
Cheese dog4.00
Chilli cheese dog4.50
Chicago Vienna Dog
Mustard,‎ relish, tomato, pickle spear, sport peppers, onions, celery, salt
3.00
Maxwell St. Polish Sausage
W/ grilled onion and spicy mustard
5.50
Brat
3.50
Italian Sausage
3.50
Bacon Wrapped Dog
With grilled onions
4.00
SANDWICHES / WRAPS‎
Nelly's Reuben
Corned beef, Swiss cheese, grilled onion on marble rye
6.00
Ham and Cheese Sub
Cold or hot
3.50
Marinated Chicken
Marinated spicy, grilled or breaded
5.00
Yardbird
Pulled chicken kaiser with honey mustard, mushrooms, bacon and choice of cheese
7.50
Pulled Chicken of Kaiser
W/ sauce
5.50
Pork Tenderloin Super-sized
6.00
Hoagie
5.00
Grilled Cheese on Panini Bread
3.00
Ham+1.00
Philly Cheese Steak
7.50
Ribeye Steak on Toasted French Roll
9.00
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was recently stationed in Wilmington for a temporary assignment. I checked out this place based on its online reviews. This is a quirky place, with customers encouraged to sign the walls or ceiling. They offer a range of sandwiches and other foods. I tried...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank JandD594
Reviewed November 1, 2019 via mobile

Very good food here. The service is very good here and the staff is very friendly and nice here. First time I was here. My cousin take me to here.

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank scottd272
Reviewed August 26, 2019 via mobile

We ate here and the staff was nice and I had the BBQ pulled pork that was good, the Mac & cheese was out of a box and my friends fish wasn't very good.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank vladsuperman2
Reviewed August 6, 2019

We met friends here while on a road trip and really liked it! Nelly's has a fun Route 66 theme with lots of character. The food was really good! Loved the Carolina pulled pork. The fries are really good, too. Nice open area to sit...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank mfmcw
Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

This place was such a find! Went blueberry picking and needed some lunch afterwards. This wonderful little place came up on google maps with some great reviews so we decided to give it a try! I am so glad we did! The food is made...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jenniferkZ4662JF
Reviewed June 13, 2019

Nelly's was a regular lunch spot for us when visiting the area, but just this week the food was not up to their usual standards. The burgers were way overcooked, almost burnt. Neither of us could stomach more than a taste of the cole slaw...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Eiei O
Reviewed June 5, 2019

The Tenderloin, Buffalo Shrimp and Burger with mac n cheese were awesome, add to that Garlic Herb Parmesan fries, homemade potato salad and mushrooms! Oh my yum!! The food was served quickly; you go in the diner, choose what you want to eat from a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank alecsgrandma
Reviewed May 16, 2019

they have the best food. Have been there several times and the pork sandwich is giant, so tender and moist. the onion rings are like thin stripes of onions, crispy, good flavor

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank nursemom2700
Tina N, Owner at Nelly's on Rt.66, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2019

Thank You so much! We are so happy you enjoyed! I will pass this on to my cook also!

Reviewed April 4, 2019

Very cool diner in Wilmington, Love the Beef and Cheddar with home cut fries. Atmosphere very cool...sign the ceiling.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank irishmoore
Tina N, Owner at Nelly's on Rt.66, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2019

Thank You

Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

We're locals and this is one of our favorite places for lunch and dinner. This is our "pig out" place with great burgers, all kinds of sandwiches and sides. They're known for their pulled pork and onion strings. Stop in and sign your name on...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CatNEmmy
Tina N, Owner at Nelly's on Rt.66, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2019

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