Tiny, tiny, tiny, so, of course, friendly and personal. Local food and microbrews. Best garlic fries ever. Limited menu, with everything well executed.
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Had a great time here. Great staff and great food. The tots are awesome. Enjoyed the fish sandwich and the coleslaw. We will be regulars here.
A small town gathering spot that does a great business. It’s quaint and if I lived here I’d frequent it often. The two girls working there were so sweet to me. I mentioned I was traveling alone and that it was my birthday. They gave...More
We got off I-40 and headed to historic Hillsborough. A couple of places were closed because it was Monday. We went into the Wooden Nickel and had some misgivings until the food arrived. It looks more like a dive bar than a place to expect...More
My wife and I arrived shortly before noon on the day before Christmas. It was obvious the place was small, but it has a quaint charm. We both ordered a patty melt with "tots" instead of fries. We waited, and waited, and waited. We were...More
Good food, good drinks, great atmosphere and very nice people working there! Would recommend to anyone if you can sit outside even better
I've eaten here several times with various friends and work groups. The food is always good, there are always some interesting specials (including local fish), and there's a wide beer and drink selection. We've always had friendly, professional service, and the food makes it to...More
With two visits to the Wooden Nickel, my husband and I have been really pleased. It is a small place making it cozy, the decor is in keeping with an old fashioned bar. There is limited outdoor seating. We suggest it for its local food...More