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Midway Oh Boy Restaurant

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6620 Lake Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035
440 324 3711
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Just the same

We had to stop by an old favorite restaurant from 20 years ago during a recent trip home for the holidays. This restaurant never changes, I am glad to say. The Oh Boy burgers are as juicy and sloppy as I remember. The extra sauce is great for dipping french fries. It's not a fancy restaurant, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 25, 2014
Lynne C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

The super oh boy sandwich is awesome been going there for years they have some good pies and milk shakes and I love the breaded mushroom

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This restaurant has been here forever. We always go for the great burgers! They use their special sauce! The atmosphere is ok, but the food makes up for it. The food always comes out quickly, and is always hot and good!! The servers are always friendly and accommodating. This restaurant is great for lunch or dinner. It is a great... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This was a so so hamburger, not much flavor or sear on the burger. I was expecting more flavor in the special sauce. It was basically mayo and a ton of it. I had to take napkins and wipe most of the sauce off and in doing so, I also lost most of my lettuce. All in all I was... More 

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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We had to stop by an old favorite restaurant from 20 years ago during a recent trip home for the holidays. This restaurant never changes, I am glad to say. The Oh Boy burgers are as juicy and sloppy as I remember. The extra sauce is great for dipping french fries. It's not a fancy restaurant, but it is clean... More 

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Lake City, Florida
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223 reviews 223 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

On a visit to family we were told that we had to try the Oh Boy Hamburger at Midway. We all ordered hamburgers and can't say that I found it to be that great. I ordered the Super Oh Boy and it was good but not great. I also ordered the onion rings and it was a small order of... More 

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Elyria, Oh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Good fast food in a diner. Signature burger much like a Big Boy, double decker with lettuce, pickle and mayonnaise sauce.

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Elyria, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Oh Boy is almost as much a part of Elyria as Heman Ely! The double decker with the Oh boy sauce was around as long as the Big Mac. Only the Oh Boy is better!

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Elyria, Ohio, United States
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42 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Small little diner that takes you back to a different era...Not haute cuisine by any standards, but comfort food at its best. Fried everything, oh boy sauce on the burgers, fresh pies...standards that grandma used to make like chicken paprikash and stuffed cabbage. Good food, plenty of it, and reasonable prices.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This place is an institution! Could use update in decor but a friendly, neighborhood place with lots of good choices.

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Circleville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place has been around for ever. That should say a lot right there. They have daily specials ranging from chicken popper cosh to fresh Lake Erie Perch. I go for the Oh Boy burger. Their sauce is amazing. I usually buy some on my way out. They have a huge menu so even the pickiest eater can find something... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6620 Lake Avenue, Elyria, OH 44035
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Elyria
  • Phone Number: 440 324 3711

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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