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Nick's Family Restaurant

Diner, American
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4116 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3719
+1 216-631-7757
07:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 16:00
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Amherst, Ohio
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63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

High rating due to original like diner. Owner I believe is call d dad and every calls him that. Pancakes where large and blueberries are the way to go. Very old school here. Record album and pop culture art. Service is excellent and my omelet was western and a bit runny but potatoes were good. Just 3 choices on toast.... More 

Thank CrazyDave1961
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We eat at Nick's at least once a month for breakfast - food is good, hot and reasonable. Service is very friendly and quick.

Thank cs16909
Cleveland, Ohio
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This was my first visit to Nick's Diner although I drove by many a time saying I need to stop in. I finally did and very pleasantly surprised. The diner's decor is like stepping back a few years in time with a added variety of local art displayed. Food was great. Had breakfast skillets and hey were delicious. Menu had... More 

Thank Jan C
Philadelphia, PA
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76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

We went on a very busy Saturday morning, and the staff worked hard to seat us as soon as possible. Funky, fun decor "like eating in someone's rec room" per one in our party. Great, attentive waitress and plenty of breakfast choices. Omelettes were well-made and came with very freshly made home fries. Nothing pretentious and good prices. Obviously popular... More 

Thank tdme
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Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Went here due to recommendations from trip advisor, what a great little diner!!!! Great omelet and toast, coffee was great too! Service was quick and friendly, would recommend highly instead of an overpriced hotel breakfast.

Thank mdrake4
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Delicious food and great service. We have gone to Nick's for breakfast both times we have been to Cleveland and both times it has been great! We have had the same server twice and she is very cute with funky hair. Service with a funky smile! Food was even better this second time we were there. Got a seat right... More 

Thank TeeZeeOntario
Parsippany, New Jersey
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78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

My husband discovered this place on our recent trip to Cleveland and I'm so glad he did. It's located in the historic Ohio City section of Cleveland, maybe a ten-minute drive out of downtown. Totally worth it! The food was ample and yummy, and the price is criminally low. The service was good not great, but just the sort of... More 

Thank Corey A
Comstock Park, MI
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274 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Great value for breakfast. Staff is superb, gave me a bunch of sass - like being at home! Really good Kielbasa. Very comfortable, the "locals" don't turn and look to see who is coming through the door. Highly recommend & dated but very clean.

Thank Adam56
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2013

When they say $2.99, they mean it and it seemed like a $5.00 breakfast! The potatoes were dreamy...if you want to know their secret, you have to go in the kitchen and hug the cook. His name is Pops and for a hug he will tell you anything!!

Thank TeeZeeOntario
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2013 via mobile

The breakfast special of three eggs any style, three strips of bacon or sausage links, & home fries or grits and toast, all served with a smile, is only $2.99. It was really yummy! But the home fries could have been a bit crispier. Barrie - like the Manilow - was our server and she was friendly and effervescent. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Diner, American
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4116 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44113-3719
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-631-7757

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