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63 Mill Street, Gahanna, OH
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Description: Amazing local hot spot right on the water - 2 story building in a nice area

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Average

The food, beer, service and decor were average. Not poor but also not memorable either. Going to have to step up their game to compete with newer places opening on the area.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
JCFOhio
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The food, beer, service and decor were average. Not poor but also not memorable either. Going to have to step up their game to compete with newer places opening on the area.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a place I would consider going to again and again. Any time I'm in the Gahanna area I will make sure I stop by. The service was great, atmosphere was fantastic and the food was incredible! I didn't expect such good food from a pub, but it was delicious! This is also a really nice area to walk... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This Pub has several locations in the Columbus, Ohio and surrounding areas. I have been to a few of them and always had a great experience. My most recent visit was a small wedding ceremony, here at the Gahanna location. Here they have a separate building you can reserve for small events; and you don't pay for the use of... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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41 reviews 41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

In Columbus, there are a number of restaurants trying to corner the 'mediocre Irish pub' market, and usually Claddagh and Brazenhead do a better job of it. However the Old Bag of Nails in Gahanna is quite good, with better than average service, reasonable prices, and all you can eat fish every day (with all you can eat shrimp on... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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108 reviews 108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

There was a group of us in town for a funeral. We were staying at the airport so I really just chose this restaurant based on it's proximity to our hotel and the menu. I called the day before we were to arrive and asked if it were possible to get a table for 10 people. The manager said he... More 

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E'town
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Group of six on a week night. Got seated right away. Drink orders in quick. Food orders took just a bit longer then I expected, but they were all FANTASTIC. Lots of food for the price. Great desserts

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Marysville
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196 reviews 196 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

Business lunch. Fish and chips and beer battered pickles are excellent and some of the best selections. Service was very good, drinks were filled regularly. This place has a nice patio outside when the weather is nice, with a nice view of the river.

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Arlington, Virginia
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117 reviews 117 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We recently had Thursday lunch at the Old Bag of Nails in Gahanna. The beer list at the restaurant was quite good and we really enjoyed the Chimay Blue and Clown Shoes Ohio Unidragon beers we ordered. For lunch we ordered the Gaylord burger and the fish & chips, which was all you can eat on Thursdays. The fish was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Bland food, unimpressive menu, weak cocktails. Thank God we are home now. Im going to purge then eat somthing much better. Maybe a PB&J.

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Cincinnati Ohio
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61 reviews 61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Really enjoyed the atmosphere, staff and food. They have a rolling menu of Beer they say changes often and had lots of selection that any beer lover would like. Service was a bit slow but food was excellent (yea it's bar food but very good bar food). The hamburgers were geat.. my wife had the Rubin and said it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 63 Mill Street, Gahanna, OH
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Gahanna

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Irish, British

Description

Amazing local hot spot right on the water - 2 story building in a nice area
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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