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Nickel Charlie's

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1275 US Highway 2 E, Kalispell, MT 59901-3218
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to meet with folks and have a very good meal, while still able to hear one another speak, and not break the bank with the bill. Food is great, plenty of it, and the service is full of smiles. Sandwiches to steak, and all of it good. We particularly enjoy several of their salads, but... More 

Thank Leaona F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal here recently while visiting Glacier. Fun atmosphere featuring old time peddle cars hanging from the ceiling. Nice menu...we split a crunchy chicken salad (delicious) and a pizza. The crust was a bit doughier than we like but it was still good. Very reasonable prices and friendly/efficient staff.

Thank Wyomingkings
Washougal, Washington
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to breakfast at Nickel Charlie's. Great food and lots of it. Everyone at the table had leftovers. The service was fast and friendly.

Thank Sandhi B
Racine, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Went here on a Monday afternoon after seeing the Conrad Mansion, the restaurant is a few minutes from downtown. It says "Casino" on the outside but don't be afraid, it's a restaurant with a few slot machines at one end. The restaurant was clean, nice decor, toy race cars hanging from the celiling. We were seated promptly, the waitress was... More 

Thank cconner42
Corona, California
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Ordered Patty Melt and it came alone on A big plate. I had a side salad that came before , but my burger seemed lost. Presentation ! I think the food is good . Service was good. Waitress seemed a bit distracted .

Thank Wsmarty
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We stop here every time we're in Kalispell. This time we thought it was above and beyond any other time. The huckleberry pancakes are great. You can order ala cart which I really enjoyed as I don't like a huge breakfast.

Thank nelsonskis
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband & I went for the Monday Special where you buy the Special & get a 2nd one for five cents. It was pulled pork with corn on the cob, potato salad, a biscuit, & soup or salad. The corn was totally shriveled & dried up (we each tried one bite); the pork was drowned in BBQ sauce &... More 

Thank Susan T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Yummy I eat there every time I am in the area Never had a bad meal. Waitresses are friendly Clean bathroom Great food If your traveling through stop for any meal. Everything is absolutely fantastic

Thank Janet T
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

We (5 people) stopped for breakfast at Nickel Charlie's because a friend recommended it. There was enough food to feed an army and it was GOOD. Crisp bacon perfect eggs and light, fluffy pancakes worked for three of us. The other two had steak and eggs and ham and eggs both with pancakes. We almost needed another table just to... More 

Thank Stephen W
Kalispell, Montana
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

Nickel Charlies has been a staple local hang out forever. The food is typical diner fare but like a home cooked meal and done very well with some upscale options. The burgers are great. They also do many special meal events during the year, like LobsterFest. Mondays is nickel night with a meal for 12.95 and a second for .05.... More 

Thank Domenic G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1275 US Highway 2 E, Kalispell, MT 59901-3218
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Kalispell
  • Phone Number: 406-257-7756

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?