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Kelly's Kitchen

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$$ - $$$American, ,
105-2517 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 3L2, Canada
+1 250-585-3959
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“hash browns” (8 reviews)
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American, Diner, Canadian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105-2517 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 3L2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

, even though it was extremely busy. It is pretty small, so we are pretty close to other tables. the food makes up for the fact that it is so busy and crowded. The waitress and owner are very efficient and polite.

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Went for breakfast at 11:15. took over half hour to get food. One plate was cold with egg shell in scramble, other plate luke warm and eggs were not done to order. Kitchen seemed disorganized. Didn't send back as we did not want to wait...More

Thank gary m
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Decided to take advantage of the beautiful weather, and drive up to Nanaimo. I checked tripadvisor for good places for breakfast, and settled on Kelly's Kitchen. I met a friend who works nearby, but she had never tried this restaurant. We arrived at 10AM on...More

Thank lumublu
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Popular breakfast spot. Enjoyed the waffles, sausage, bacon and eggs. Very good orange juice, as well. Welcoming and comfortable.

Thank Pamela L
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Some of the best breakfast I've ever had. Staff is very friendly and the food comes out quick. The toast is crazy good!

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great breakfast spot. Clean, friendly service and good old fashioned food for breakfast. Don't expect organic greens or eggs if that is your thing. This place offers well prepared tasty breakfasts until 3:00 pm. Eggs perfect, good coffee and you can sit outside in the...More

Thank RosebudMapleRidge
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Charming small local spot with great food. We each ordered breakfast with additional sides, everything was hot, prepared to order and great tasting!!

Thank KE1LC
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Very busy, Service was slow and Portions small. The food was good. I really liked the pan-fries. Prices higher than I expected.

Thank Cliff F
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is such a friendly place and fresh food at reasonable prices - definitely recommend it! Thanks Elisabeth & Mary Jane for this welcoming atmosphere.

Thank V. A
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Family and friends out for casual breakfast. Kelly's was perfect. Blueberry pancakes were delightful. Large menu with very very reasonable prices. Highly recommend.

Thank Christine F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Canadian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105-2517 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9T 3L2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-585-3959
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