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Nickels Diner

1060 Yavapai Dr Ste 1, Rio Rico, AZ 85648-1502
+1 520-281-1040
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“home fries” (5 reviews)
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06:00 - 14:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1060 Yavapai Dr Ste 1, Rio Rico, AZ 85648-1502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The boss sprung for lunch today at Nickels and we all seemed to have a good dish. Three had burgers and I opted for Sausage and eggs. It was all good and the service was excellent. We eat here about once a week and have...More

Thank badorder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a nice lunch with friends and everyone was pleased. They had some Gluten Free suggestions so that was a plus! MON-FRI the menu features Slow Roasted BBQ. 2 meats/2 sides for $9.75-YUM! Choice of entree: brisket,baby back ribs,chicken,pulled pork. Sides: fries, homemade chips,beans,coleslaw,macaroni salad,potato...More

Thank Carol L
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Nothing special about the atmosphere, but the food is GREAT. We both had the Crispy chicken Caesar salad and it was VERY good and definitely a nice sized salad.

Thank jiaogulanforhealth
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

What a great addition Nickels has been to our community. Besides being convenient it serves super breakfasts and lunches. The 50’s interior is just right. The waitresses are always friendly. It’s a great place to get together with friends or just grab a meal.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

It was a super breakfast. I love the idea the bring a parking meter if you linger too long. Very helpful staff.

Thank Atmuffinman
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Great variety of lunch and breakfast food. Good daily specials. Excellent coffee, good service! Friendly servers. Burgers were exceptional, done perfectly fresh tomatoes… Great burger. Homemade chips were very good as were the curly fries. Fun diner atmosphere with patio. Would go again!!

Thank suebruno
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Nickels lunch specials are always great. Today was Western Burger, choice of side, and a really tasty ground beef soup. If you have room left, the pies are really great, too.

1  Thank Bill P
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

They have a lot of options from traditional America and Mexican. I had bacon eggs and rye toast. The bacon is thick sliced. My husband had a Mexican breakfast, which he said was cooked to perfection. We both left full and happy!

1  Thank MarieNTexas13
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, 50s setting with tons of memorabilia and music in the background. Made fresh desserts and shakes, cinnamon rolls are amazing and so Is the unlimited toppings omelette. Service is fast and friendly.

1  Thank michael j
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Family to atmosphere. The servers remember their customers and provide great service attention to all. The servings were larger than expected and the food was delicious. Breakfast

1  Thank kenj728
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Carol L
30 March 2017|
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Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
Carol,sorry but i dont know the answer to your question.I can say Nickles has the very best food in Rio-Rico and nearby Nogales, my family and I eat there several times per week. We have never gotten a bad meal there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1060 Yavapai Dr Ste 1, Rio Rico, AZ 85648-1502
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Rio Rico
  • Phone Number: +1 520-281-1040
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