269-903-CHAR [2427]


Char-grill & Slap Shot hockey Bar

Kitchen hours: Monday -CLOSED

Tuesday & Wednesday & thursday 11am-9PM

 Friday & Saturday 11am-10pm /Sunday 12pm-9pm

Bar hours: Monday Closed

Tues-Wed-thurs  11am-9pm

Fri & Sat 11am-10:30pm

Sun 12pm-9pm

 Welcome To Niskers Char-Grill!  

Niskers Char-Grill was created in 1986, out of a passion for fresh, delicious food and excellent service. Making you happy with great food is my life’s work and pleasure, but is better described as my passion! 

That’s why I am so excited to see you ALL again to give me the opportunity to do what I do BEST; serving up YOUR Nisker Char-Grill favorites, just the way you love them! I guarantee that you will thoroughly enjoy our fresh and delicious food.

In addition to offering your favorite, classic Niskers menu items, I’m excited to let you know that we have many new, fresh-made items for you to come in and try!

In addition to our restaurant and awesome hockey themed bar, we also offer full-service CATERING for any event you may be hosting! (Parties, graduations, weddings, company picnics & lunches, sporting events, tournaments, festivals, and more)!

For meetings and on-the-go events, Niskers can deliver conveniently individually packaged BOXED LUNCHES!

Perfect for any occasion, Niskers also has gift cards available!

Thank you for your amazing loyalty, for your belief in my integrity and your support of my longstanding, respectable career in the restaurant industry.

To life, my friends!

Lou Nisker   

The best burger in kalamazoo



Slap Shot Hockey Bar
Big Hoss
Hawaiian Chicken
Ice Cream
Garden Salad
Hawaiian Lou Burger
Chili Fries


269-903-CHAR [2427]

5051 West Main St. Kalamazoo MI 49009

Kitchen hours: Monday- CLOSED

tUESDAY-Wednesday- Thursday 11am-9pm

 Friday & Saturday 11am-10:00pm /Sunday 12 pm-9pm

hours are subject to change


Nisker’s Original Char-Grills

  1. Pick YOUR Char-Grill

  2. Choose YOUR Bread

  3. Dress it YOUR Way

  4. Choose One of Lou’s Favorites!

1 .The Char-Grill Selection

*M​ake any sandwich a Double

Lou Burger ¼ lb. Locally Raised, Fresh, Ground Black Angus Beef 6.29

Double Lou Two ¼ lb. Patties 8.28

Babs over 1/3 lb. Bigger and Wider than the Lou 6.99

Babs Hat Trick Shoot and Score a 1.2 lb. Triple Babs with Double American Cheese 10.99

Big Hoss ½ lb. Thicker and Juicier Black Angus Beef 7.99

Double Hoss Two ½ lb. Patties or One Pound of Greatness 11.68

Steak Sirloin, Grilled to your Taste and Doneness 9.29

Beefalo Organic Michigan Farm-Raised Hybrid Buffalo/Cattle 7.99  

Char-Chick Boneless & Skinless Marinated Breast. 7.99

Turkey Burger Ground, Hand-Formed Deliciousness 6.99

All Beef Dog Char-grilled ¼ lb. Husky 4.59 or 1/8 lb. Peewee 3.29

Monster Brat German Style Pork Brat ¼ lb. 4.59

Rainbow Trout Char-Grilled Fillet, Lemon Pepper, Dill, Butter 8.49

Salmon Burger Wild Alaskan Salmon Honey Teriyaki Glaze 8.49

Black Bean Burger Organic Made Locally by Ope’s 7.49

Egg Sandwich Two Pan-Fried Eggs with Strip or Canadian Bacon and White Cheddar Cheese 6.79

2. Choose One Bread Selection
*Buns Baked Fresh on Premises Daily

  1. Bun White or Whole Wheat

  2. Wrap Tomato Basil Tortilla Wrap

  3. Gluten Free Bun ($1.40 additional)

  4. No Bun Served on a plate; Dressed your way

3.Dress It Up Your Way
May include additional charge

Sauces: Ketchup, Mustard, Mayo, Honey Mustard, Spicy Mustard, Tiger Sauce, Sweet Lou’s BBQ, Smoky Mesquite BBQ, Honey Teriyaki,     Thai Peanut Curry, Jamaican Jerk, Cajun Ranch, Mild Buffalo, Spicy Buffalo, Steak Sauce, Tartar Sauce, Thousand Island

Condiments: Lettuce, Tomato, Pickle, Red Onion, Sweet Relish, Pico de Gallo, Green Olives, Jalapeno, Banana Pepper, Sweet Bell Peppers

Cheese (Add .69) American, Cheddar, Provolone, White Cheddar, Swiss,  Pepper Jack, Cheddar Cheese Sauce, Shredded Cheddar

Premium Cheese (Add 1.00) Bleu cheese, Havarti  

Toppers (Add .69) Sautéed Mushrooms, Sweet Caramelized Onions, Home-Made Chili, Detroit National Coney Sauce  

Premium Toppers (Add 1.50) Bacon. Fried Egg, Fresh Grilled Pineapple, Onion Rings, Canadian Bacon 

4.Choose One of Lou’s Favorites
May Include additional charge


All-American Cheese Onion, Pickle, Lettuce, Tomato, Ketchup, Mustard .69

Black n’ Bleu Blackened Spices, Cajun Ranch, Bleu Cheese 1.00

Blaze Jalapeno Peppers, Banana Peppers, Pico de Gallo, Pepper Jack,  Tiger Sauce, Spicy Buffalo .69

Canuck White Cheddar, Canadian Bacon 1.20

Cheese Head Pepper Jack, Swiss, Cheese Curds, Melted Cheese 2.00

Creole Andouille Sausage, Sweet Pepper, Pepper Jack, Tiger Sauce 1.50

Cowboy Mesquite BBQ, Bacon, Swiss 1.20

Creamy Olive Olive and Cream Cheese Spread, Olives, Swiss 1.20

Da Chicago Bear Banana Peppers, Onion, Tomato, Pickle, Sweet Relish, Celery Salt, Yellow Mustard, Melted Cheese .69

Hawaiian Grilled Fresh Pineapple, Bacon, Honey Teriyaki 1.50

Motown Coney Coney Sauce, Onion, Shredded Cheddar, Mustard 1.00

Philly Caramelized Onions, Sweet Peppers, Mushrooms, Provolone 1.00

The Pub Bell’s Two Hearted Beer Cheese, Battered Onion Rings, Jalapenos, Strip and Canadian Bacon 2.00

Salisbury Smothered with Brown Gravy, Caramelized Onions and Swiss 1.50

Shroomer Mushrooms, Caramelized Onions, Swiss 1.00

Sunny Fried Egg, Cheddar, Bacon 1.50

Texas Hat Trick Bacon, Mushrooms, Caramelized Onions, Cheddar 2.00

Thai Sweet Thai Chili Slaw, Fried Egg, Thai Peanut Sauce, Sriracha 1.50

Western Cajun Ranch, Pepper Jack, O-Ring Topper 1.50 

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