Little Nickel

$$ • American, Mediterranean, Tiki Bar

4702 Forest Hill Ave, Richmond
(804) 230-8743


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Little Nickel

So I will start off by saying that my girlfriend and I ate there, we spent a little over $100 on just the two of us at lunch on a Saturday. Typically when we want to try a place out we will over order on the food and just take whatever we don't want to go or leave it if it's not good. Let's just say we left two out of the seven dishes that we tried pushed to the side not finished and we were not asked why we did not like them or finish them. I know staffing is an issue full review
Masks on staff, aware of how many people could be inside and seated in certain areas. Very cool hip tropical vibes. We got the appetizer sampler which comes with a mini fire in the middle of the platter - very fun! The lumpia was soo crispy and tasty. The $30 rum drink is absolutely worth it for the generous alcohol content but excellent balance with flavor - I shared with a friend. The less pleasant part was that we were asked to give up our table after 2hrs. I understand full review
I think this place is called the little nickel because there is little good about this overpriced hipster haven. Knowing this was a tiki bar we expected this to be kitschy with a kitschy menu but we hoped the food would live up to its reputation but..... honestly the best part of the meal was the pellet ice. Starters: Octopus avocado salad served with tortilla and plantain chips- overall too sweet and lacked acid and salt and the octopus was lost. The arugula underneath was full review

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Monday 11:30AM - 9PM
Tuesday 11:30AM - 9PM
Wednesday 11:30AM - 9PM
Thursday 11:30AM - 9PM
Friday 11:30AM - 10PM
Saturday 11:30AM - 10PM
Sunday Closed

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