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808 W Main St, Hebron, OH 43025-9033
740-928-2529
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 11
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Hidden Surprise

I have lived in this area for about 7 years and did not know this place existed. This is one of the best kept secrets in the area. This place has really good food and seems to be kept a secret by the folks local to Hebron. We have eaten here several times in the past couple months and have... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2014
musclefeast
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Newark
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Newark
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I have lived in this area for about 7 years and did not know this place existed. This is one of the best kept secrets in the area. This place has really good food and seems to be kept a secret by the folks local to Hebron. We have eaten here several times in the past couple months and have... More 

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Newark, Ohio
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

They have great ice cream and pretty good food including pizza. Love to sit outside and eat here when the weather is good for that and the grandsons love the root beer floats!

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

"A family kind of place" is on the back of the uniforms and that is right on! Home cooked and fresh food with a great local story to go with it. Great food, service, and atmosphere for lunch while we were in town visiting a customer of ours! Stromboli is excellent, fried green beans are awesome, and the French fries... More 

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Hebron, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Once a grand 1950's ice cream pallor, but its days have been long gone. Needs major overhaul in interior seating, training of staff and service. Pizza is average...a bit greasy. Strombolis are good. Ice cream has been there a while.

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Glenna J, Owner at The Clay's Cafe & Catering, responded to this review

I am so sorry you had a bad experience at Clay's Cafe. We strive to do our best. I wish you would have brought the issue to my attention right away so that we could have used the negative to produce a positive. We are experiencing a turn around in staff and training is always a priority. Please introduce yourself... More 

Columbus
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Recommend: Stromboli Sherm Fries (fresh cut) Ham & Cheese Sub Italian Sub Chicken Salad sandwich Homemade Soups When I was younger, I would literally eat here every Friday night. Every Friday night I would get a Stromboli, it's that good. When I have people in town they push me to take them here because they are hooked on the Stromboli... More 

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columbus, ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a hidden gem in little Hebron, Ohio. They specialize in Strombolis which are my wife's favorite. However, I prefer the Cafe Burger which is a double cheeseburger that Big Mac wishes it old be ! So juicy, so tasty just like you remember from your first taste in childhood. Then top your meal with Hershey's ice cream. I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Been coming for a long time. We live in the area. Every time we come food is good but the service is so bad and it takes forever to get your food. We was here an hour before we got our appetizer, and it was wrong!

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Glenna J, Owner at The Clay's Cafe & Catering, responded to this review

I am so sorry that your experience at Clay's Cafe was not up to par. We are in a rebuilding time with our staff and I remember the night you were in very well. Your server was having a very difficult night. One of our longest employees was having her last night at Clay's before she left for Guam for... More 

Northport, Alabama
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I have been eating here for a long time, and being in the military its one of the places on a short list of where to eat when I come home. I tried to eat here around Christmas/new years, went out there 5 times, everytime their hours said they were open but the doors were locked. There were people inside... More 

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Glenna J, Owner at The Clay's Cafe & Catering, responded to this review

Josh, I apologize for your experience at Clay's Cafe during the holidays. Yes, we were closed as we always are during the week between Christmas and New Years. We are also closed the week of the fourth of July. In addition, we close on Labor Day and Memorial Day and every Sunday. This has been our practice for the last... More 

Thornville, Ohio
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

Last night we finally broke down and tried the Stromboli. We got a small and it is a good thing we did...we ate until we couldn't eat another bite (plus saving room for dessert) and still had some left to take home! A large would feed an army!! We also splurged and shared a turtle sundae. It was great! The... More 

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hamburg
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92 reviews 92 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012 via mobile

I eat here every so often , good burger joint and ice cream , good food great service and fair price , I never had a bad meal here worth the trip.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 808 W Main St, Hebron, OH 43025-9033
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Hebron
  • Phone Number: 740-928-2529

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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