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The Nucleus

Eau Claire, WI
+1 715-834-7777
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“crepes” (36 reviews)
“hash browns” (17 reviews)
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Eau Claire, WI
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the food the Nucleus has, the crepes are so amazing even the orange juice is freshly squeezed and sublime. However, I have been there 3 times and we can't get a waitress even when we ask for one, and it wasn't like we...More

Thank ewertjo
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was wonderful. Had the Eggs Benedict. Wife had the breakfast sandwich. Both meals arrived warm and the staff was attentive. I realize we came during a busy time of the morning, but honestly, 40 minutes was a long time to wait from the...More

Thank crs12055
Reviewed 1 week ago

The morning we stopped in to the Nucleus the place was very busy. None the less, we were greeted warmly and told we could sit anywhere we wanted. Our waitress came over immediately and asked for our drink orders and handed out menus. We ordered...More

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yeti breakfast, Salmon croquet and pancakes top notch. Don't go anywhere else for breakfast if you haven't gone here.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped here to treat my brother for breakfast. The restaurant was maybe a quarter full. He had a pesto sandwich, I had the salmon breakfast. Prices were reasonable, coffee was strong (a plus), portions on the small side but adequate and the service was...More

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently, The Nucleus started serving meals around 5:00pm Thursday through Saturday. My wife and I were very pleased with the choices on the menu and the terrific wine list. We both decided on small plates. She had crab cakes and I chose egg rolls. Both...More

Thank 776dz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for breakfast and had a very unpleasant waitress and then waited 40 minutes and still no food. Will not recommend this to anyone and will never return.

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I called today to try to buy a gift certificate for someone in Eau Claire. When I called the person answering the phone's tone was rude and unfriendly. She hung up on me as well after she made it clear she did not have time...More

1  Thank alexjames3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family ate there this morning on our vacation and what a great way to start the day! So yummy! My hubby and I had the strawberry-Nutella crepe. Out of this world! Kids had blueberry pancakes--also delish!

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

We went on a Wednesday morning and it was not real busy. Got a seat and were helped right away. Staff was friendly. The coffee was better than your average breakfast place, by far. I had really wanted their Lemon Ricotta Pancakes that I've heard...More

Thank jasminefleur
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Gerald S
21 April 2017|
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Response from almostretired400 | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is more than one entrance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eau Claire, WI
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eau Claire
  • Phone Number: +1 715-834-7777
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