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UNCLE Nick's

214 N 5th St, Rockford, IL 61107-4023
+1 815-968-8939
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
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“gyros” (26 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
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Fast food, American, Greek
214 N 5th St, Rockford, IL 61107-4023
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Uncle Nicks has the best gyros I think I ever had, They are always larger than a normal size gyros and always served hot and fresh. They have 2 locations in Rockford and both are equally as good. Both of these locations are take out...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The food you get at Uncle Nick's is reasonably priced and the portions are great. It's an order and go establishment but they have you in and out in no time. You can call ahead or wait for your orders. Uncle Nick's is open until...More

Thank Tel B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I know its open late but there are much better places to go. The food is terrible and not worth any money.

Thank colnbri
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love their gyros and their fries. Super hot, super tasty. That's all I ever order. The staff is nice enough, sure the place is a bit dingy, but somehow I can overlook that. I live in Wisconsin...and I'd drive to Rockford to eat here...in...More

Thank TinaS308
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I was first introduced to Uncle Nicks after first moving to Rockford and being taken there by a native for after bar time food. The line wrapped around the block. You got to try this at least once when ion Rockford. Best gyro ever.

Thank P8977NBjohnl
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

This is a dangerous place at night as drunks and other gang banger thugs come to get food as they are higher than a kit because they stay open late! The food amount changes when it becomes later because no one pays attention because they...More

1  Thank BeeJay809
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I have been going here for years, they have the best Gyros in Rockford, the other selection of sandwiches are also very good.

Thank Rich R
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This little joint has been serving up Italian beef sandwiches to bar closers ever since I can remember! No dining in - in fact there is hardly room to hold 4 or 5 customers at a time. Food is passed thru a little hole in...More

Thank pchandler45
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Don't let the looks of this location sway you to stay away...they are part of the charm! To Die For gyros!!! Good late night food too or after a late night!!!

Thank kmiller1969
Reviewed 3 June 2015

If you are out and about in downtown(East side) Rockford and looking for a meal that hits the spot, stop and grab a gyro combo at Uncle Nick's. Their gyros and French fries are always made fresh and piping hot. Most of the time all...More

Thank Luke B
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  • Address: 214 N 5th St, Rockford, IL 61107-4023
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-968-8939
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