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Max & Irma's Kitchen - CLOSED

515 Kootenay St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1K9, Canada
+1 250-352-2332
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours Closed
515 Kootenay St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1K9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh noodles, fresh ingredients from the area. had a wonderful visit with family and a delicious meal, pasta dishes and pizzas all amazing great flavors.

Thank Coreen S
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We went with a group of 20, the food was very good. The staff was able to handle the large group with all meals coming out at the same time. Great Staff, very friendly and accommodating.

Thank KimJackC
Reviewed 23 December 2017

When you arrive at this restaraunt you may be somewhat confused, the decor is unique,plain but yet you know what to expect. The menu has changed from what many locals and people from around the world come to expect, and we were no different. This...More

Thank tmidwest
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Loved our meal last night at La Bomba dell Amore - the new incarnation of Max and Irmas. Beautifully presented. Delicious. Perfect service details. We had Canelloni, Eggplant Parmigiani and a Florentine pasta dish. All were very tasty and large portions. Thoroughly recommend. Well done...More

Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Ate dinner at La Bomba Dell'Amore last night with my family and it was really good! Their new menu is smaller, but there is still a nice variety. I tried the Insalata di Rucola - it was fresh and flavourful. The funghi pizza was rich...More

Thank Mel L
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Lunch with friends. Service was okish. We had Pizza and our friend had a kind of sandwich. It was nothing special. Thors next door for pizza is quick and cheap.

Thank 10000elle
Reviewed 10 December 2017

As fans of Max and Irma's, a friend and I decided to try the newly renovated and opened La Bomba Dell'Amore for lunch today. Same owners, just a new direction for the restaurant. I wasn't sure what to expect from the new Italian menu, having...More

Thank JennyLou123
Steve K, Owner at Max & Irma's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 December 2017

Hi! Thanks for your review! I`m happy you enjoyed your first visit at the new place. Take care, Steve

Reviewed 23 October 2017

You have to try this place if you are visiting Nelson!! Always consistently great food, wonderful, appetizing specials, pizzas and pastas to drool over, wood fired oven sandwiches, and the Cesar salad with lots of cheese!! Everything is soo good! You will not be disappointed...More

Thank kyersten k
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We love Nelson BC and especially the Hume Suite over at the Hume hotel. Usually we just hunker down in the Library Lounge for dinner but this time we decided to branch out a bit. We wandered down the three blocks to Max and Irma's...More

Thank abearfellow
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were directed to visit Nelson by our waitstaff in Fernie, and are so happy we did! Had a lovely lunch here-great wraps, soup, and salad. Wraps were accented with a spiced chutney that caused me to buy the Nelson cookbook available here. If I...More

Thank gayleh-k
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Kootenay St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1K9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +1 250-352-2332
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After owning and operating Max and Irma’s for 19 years we have redone the restaurant. In the fall of 2017 we closed for renovation and opened as La Bomba Dell Amore. We now serve Neapolitan style pizza made in our wood oven, fresh made pasta, Italian salads, soups, and appetizers.
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