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Outer Clove Restaurant

) #5 of 73 Restaurants in Nelson $$ - $$$ , International,
536 Stanley St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1N2, Canada
+1 250-354-1667
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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 5 days ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to this place and it started offf nicely with garlic fries. We were there as two families of 4, and the staff was good about accommodating a chocolate milk request even though it wasn't on the menu. However, when the...More

Thank exzhang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the family decided to grab a bite at this humble yet very surprising little restaurant and wow did not disappoint! We ordered onion rings as our starter followed by more onion rings cause holy hell are they ever good!! Best I've ever had!...More

Thank brooklynunder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every time I go to Nelson I stop here for dinner. Sooooo yummy! A must do if you love garlic. The specials always look so yummy...I always get the same thing-stuffed chicken...delish.

Thank micheldon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great little restaurant with delicious food. The service was excellent and we were able to sit outside.

Thank mkoroll
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just popped in for cold beverages on their very small patio. More tables inside. Had the local beer was delicous! The entertainment was relaxing to listen to - just wished that the soloist had cds to purchase right there.

Thank evainregina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family of six, including a rather picky 8year old. Menu included a kids section with 5 or 6 of the common choices. I felt there was a good selection of menu options that included vegetarian. Portions were a good size and the garlic...More

Thank 17Bmack
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A few years ago my wife and I had a delightful meal in this restaurant which prides itself on the frequent and creative use of garlic. Thus we were very happy to return recently and anticipated a similar dining experience. We didn't get one. The...More

Thank Majarhumanservices
Tomas G, Owner at Outer Clove Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hello Majarhumanservices, Thanks for taking the time to review us! Goulash soup and goulash are 2 different things but similar so I can understand your confusion. The soup version has more liquid and a variety of vegetables in it compared to the main goulash that...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My friends and I visit the outer clove quite often. The food is wonderful I like the quasar burger. Staff is just great. It's just a fun place to meet your friends

Thank lennyparson
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, we ate here once for lunch and once for dinner. Everything was delicious. We tried lots of other places in Nelson and this restaurant outshines them all. Yummy!

Thank greengoddess8787
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Fast, friendly service, amazing food, and good value. Will def be back! Ask for an order of toasted bread to spread the roasted garlic that comes with entrees. AMAZING!

Thank WorldTravelers12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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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