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Little Nugget Diner

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233 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1407
+1 775-323-0716
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (128 reviews)
“fries” (110 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Diner
233 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1407
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Just opening the front door of this place and stepping into the casino turned our stomachs. It's dirty and and smells of sadness. We waited quite a while for somebody to even glance at us. We finally came to our senses and left. If you...More

Thank Allan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While this casino is a bit sketchy it is worth a stop to go to the diner in the back - food was awesome! My husband got the famous Awful Awful burger and I had a BLT - both were tasty and came with a...More

Thank Jcatt17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I knew about the Little Nugget because of the margarita but I surely did not know all of what they have to offer after having their Awful-Awful burger. A big burger to go with big portions of fries.It blew my trousers off after a day...More

Thank richardv564
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1st time at this little hole in the wall. What a great find. Located in the Nugget on Virginia Street. Great hamburger with a pound of fries. Don't look for ambience here. Just good eats.

Thank Glenn T
Reviewed July 11, 2018

First time I went to Little Nugget Diner was in 1992 when I got to enjoy an Awful Awful burger. Going back this February (2018) was as good as the first. The burger is big, juicy & enough to feed two. Add the biggest pile...More

Thank MFrosto
Reviewed July 10, 2018

If you have not tried the famous awful awful burger, it is a must when in Reno. It is a greasy spoon, but well worth it. I got mine to go and at it in my room at Harrahs across the street.

Thank Joe F
Reviewed June 19, 2018

The diner may not be much to look at but the burgers make it worth it. They have a solid diner menu but the Awful Awfuls (Awfully Big and Awfully Good) with a huge basket of fries makes for the best lunch in Reno. They...More

Thank Sal_Paradise767
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

The awful awful burger is a burger lovers dream!! It's huge and soo good. I also got a shake that was the perfect finish to the perfect meal.. you must try this place. It is hard to find this hidden gem.

Thank Summer S
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Decided to see what I was missing and blow my diet. The server lady was great, she even offered a vanilla shake sample. Very attentive and personable. Ordered the awful awful burger w/ fries. Fries were hot and good but overly seasoned for me (i.e.,...More

Thank WizzyLiz62
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

So yummy as usual! Fast service, extremely large portions. I love this place. One of the best burgers in town!

Thank beth n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89501-1407
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: +1 775-323-0716
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