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Old Bag of Nails Pub

66 N Sandusky St, Delaware, OH 43015-1926
(740) 368-8083
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Ranked #20 of 86 Restaurants in Delaware
Price range: $10 - $20
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Mentor, Ohio
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85 reviews 85 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Stopped in on a slow Sunday afternoon and sat in the covered outdoor patio. We ordered a Pauley Burger with Chips and Gaylord's Burger with steak fries. Both burgers were HUGE and mouth-wateringly delicious. The steak fries were thick and yummy (really good with a little bit of ketchup), and the chips were crisp and crunchy. We had to take... More

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Delaware, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

I'm not sure why this restaurant continues to deliver such slow slow unacceptable service..They have good food, a good selection of beer..but the servers take their time delivering everything including your drinks.. Last night I sat at the table the first time for over 30 minutes without a drink.. I finally went up to the bar myself and picked up... More

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66 reviews 66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Friendly bar keeps even when busy. Great beer selection. I was there on the 4th and it was rocking, and the tenders were still really helpful. Outside area is nice. Great family place. I did not try the food because when we came back to eat there was a one hour wait. Next time for sure!

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Attica, Indiana
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great food, great atmosphere and not just the usual "pub" menu. We got our soup and salad quickly but then the main course came right after that. Therefore, our main course got a little cold and our table crowded with plates and dishes.

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Delaware, Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This location has a nice outdoor area. There is an outdoor bar, and smoking is allowed. the menu: MUST HAVE Fried Pickles.. hand battered spears-- not frozen from a bag. Same with their fried mushrooms. Massive mushrooms with a great horseradish type sauce- also hand battered-- huge portion. When I moved to Ohio I asked around for a good place... More

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Delaware, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Very diverse menu, good happy hour prices with half price appetizers, great all u can eat fish on Thursdays

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Delaware, Ohio
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are looking for a nice place to sit on patio and have a pub style dinner, then this is it. It is not fancy and the service can be a little slow, but all in all it is a good place to grab a burger.

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Delaware, Ohio, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We were thrilled when Old Bag of Nails finally came to Delaware a few years ago; I work in Columbus and visited the Nelson Rd. restaurant often. The food is good and plentiful and the menu diverse enough that it should please most everyone. Although I like fish & chips, I love their Greek salad with grilled salmon with a... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Our disappointing visit last week will be our last. My friend ordered the pretzel appetizer. Our dinners arrived before it after several pleas with our server as to where it may be. My husband ordered the fisherman's platter to discover it to be cold. Fried fish needs to be HOT. Our friends' meals were also lukewarm. My shrimp tacos were... More

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Delaware, Ohio
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

It's better than a bar, with much better food, but still a bar. Wednesday is all you can eat shrimp, which is excellent.

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