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Max & Irma's Kitchen

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” (13 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:00All hours
Pizza, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
515 Kootenay St, Nelson, British Columbia V1L 1K9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was fresh and homemade. I had the ITALIAN CLUB on Focaccia. So fresh and so filling. If we had know this place before we would have come for Dinner. Well Done Max&Irma

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food, highly recommended by the locals! Delicious menu, and they specially created my meal due to dietary restrictions. Their meatballs and pasta rivaled Mario Batalli's! Love that the menu is locally sourced and much of it is organic. This is a "must do" restaurant...More

Thank cmurtoheals
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have been coming to Max & Irma's for years. We have property just outside of Nelson, so when we're here, for the summer, my husband always gives me free rein when choosing where to come for my birthday. I must admit...More

Thank mary o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the food, atmosphere and owners. Always a great experience whether eating in with friends or doing take out for lunch. I highly recommend.

Thank Marni B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite restaurants in Nelson. The food is always tasty. It is also excellent for families with small children as there is a good selection of items on the menue.

Thank Hallerans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favourite restaurant in Nelson. The bread is made in house, the wood fired oven pizza's are delicious and creative, and their sandwiches are perfect. A great place for family friendly, romantic and summer eating. NBC Beer is on tap. Some of my...More

Thank michestdeni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Max and Irma's menu is so delicious and very healthy. Their presentation is always spot on and the service is great. There is something on their menu for meat eaters, vegetarians, gluten free and vegan and they cook in a wood oven. Steve's Ethnic Monday...More

Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family loves Max and Irma's! Steve's infectious enthusiasm for anything food shows in his creative menu. Wood-oven smoked and slow-roasted meats, house-made sauces and chutneys and the best wood-oven pizza in town ... The house-made smoked meatballs and the desserts are to die for....More

Thank WillowNelson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Nelson. Tasty food and a very friendly service. The Ethnic Monday's menu is very creative and makes me want to try every time.

Thank ACPK2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a very picky eater when it comes to dining out. I can cook so when I eat out I want something I can't cook at home or at least it had better taste amazing. Especially with the cost of eating out. My husband...More

Thank Kyla A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 21:00
07:30 - 21:00
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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