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Nello's Family Restaurant

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25944 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
+1 248-546-0966
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Detroit, MI
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

You aren't going to get complex cuisine here but this place is great for what it is. It's good for breakfast or a lunch. The service always seems to be prompt and the food is good.

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Thank bugsy554
Royal Oak, Michigan
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189 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This place is OK but very much average. I ordered the Senior fish meal - it does come with everything - but the fish was obviously microwaved (tasteless and rubbery) and only 2 VERY small pieces. I had to ask for a dinner roll (also microwaved) and for dessert I got jello. Although I specifically asked for no whipped cream,... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We eat here regularly. My mother and I consider this our place. The staff is great and service is excellent. On Thursday, they have German Tomato soup which is fabulous. They have daily specials. The chef is funny and receptive to compliments!!! My friends have become frequent visitors. It is good food at good price!

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Thank DELIGHTFULDIVA2014
Warren, Michigan
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60 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I ordered the fish and chips. The fish had no taste and was frozen fish. The fries we not the greatest either. The best thing I ate was the salad.

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Thank Kelly B
Royal Oak, Michigan
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Just north of the Detroit Zoo, Nello's is a nice mom & pop restaurant. Good soups and salads, wonderful breakfasts, nice staff and a clean restaurant - who could ask for more. Their Maurice salad is very tasty as is their Greek salad. Portions are good sized and I usually have enough left over for a second meal. I eat... More 

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Thank arrivee2016
Detroit
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64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Nello's is a Royal Oak staple. The breakfast is good and hearty and the prices are fair. Nello's is always on my short list for a good place to meet along the Woodward corridor.

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Thank KatieKDetroit
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States
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52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Went to Nello's for a quick dinner before attending a church function. It was quiet, clean and the service was way above average. I had the gyro and it was very, very good, my aunt had a senior dinner and it was just the right size and variety for her. Great place for a family dinner or just to get... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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153 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

I was staying with friends in the area who come here a LOT for breakfast and I can see why: I was NOT disappointed. Friendly wait staff, great prices and very tasty food (plentiful portions, too). I had the spinach omelet and the surprise to me was that it had feta cheese, which I adore. It was well cooked and... More 

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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

Great wait staff and wonderful food. Prices are affordable and the service is fast and friendly. I would highly recommend Nello's.

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Thank Lynn R
michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Lots of food choices. Service is great, food is nothing exceptional but good clean food. Good for a group get together and not too loud so you can have an enjoyable conversation with your dinner companions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25944 Woodward Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-546-0966

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