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Bistro on Main

1313 West Main, Kent, OH 44240
330-673-9900
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Ranked #10 of 98 Restaurants in Kent
Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Stow, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We eat here regularly. Nice, casual atmosphere, superior creative food... But not "too" creative. You can't go wrong with the daily specials, plantain nachos and any martini !

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Ohio
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The restaurant is in on out of the way spot but people seem to find it. The entree was very good. I took the waiters's suggestion and ordered the trout. It was pricey and it is almost impossible to get an inexpensive glass of wine anywhere. The custom of pouring the wine into a little decanter seems silly, pretentious and... More

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Macedonia,OH
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

When we are in Kent we always come here. The décor is simple but lovely.The food is always fresh and delectable. I had the three pigs. The best sandwich I've ever had. Three kinds of pork that blended together with a delicious maple sriracha sauce and cheese. It was divine. The staff is always very friendly and helpful. The menu... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Went there with a friend who was treating me, lets start with that- the bar stools were wobbly. Opted to sit. It was very crowded , because the food is so 'good'? I ordered mushrooms and scallops. I got 2 scallops. TWO. and they forgot the mushrooms. The mushrooms finally delivered and were unimpressive. I was starving. I think my... More

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Richardson, Texas
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106 reviews 106 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We are traveling on business and checked out TripAdvisor. Our dinner tonight was good, prices moderate (albeit a bit high for Kent), and the service was very good. Nothing knocked it out of the park for us, but the menu had enough variety and our choices were well prepared that we would come back again.

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Kent, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

We have been going to the Bistro since they opened and have never been disappointed.The chef is always coming up with wonderful specials ...atmosphere is inviting..service stellar...great selections of drinks. Kent is lucky to have this local family who have created this wonderful restaurant!!

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Ravenna, Ohio, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

This place is a gem. The ambiance is romantic, the service is great. The menu is seasonal and specialized. Pizza, sandwiches, small plates, and about 7 or 8 seasonal entrees. Nice apps and salads. Awesome bar atmosphere too. Excellent every time!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I can't disagree with all the other reviews here unilaterally. I am sure these people have had the good food they claim to have had, I have had it a few times too. But, more often than not, this place comes up short. My steak (did not taste like beef) and potatoes was barely warm enough to serve. It used... More

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Akron, Ohio, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

One of my wife's favorite places. We have always had an excellent meal here and I would highly recommend it to anyone. Too cold here right now, but they have added a very nice, small outside dining area. The wine list is decent enough and reasonably priced. For two, with a bottle of wine or two, our tab usually comes... More

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Kent, Ohio
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

I went there on a fri night and called them to see how long the wait was and that I had a groupon. The friendly on the phone asked me for how many. And she had a few tables she could reserve for me. When I got there we sat down right away. It did take a while for anyone... More

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Additional Information about Bistro on Main

Address: 1313 West Main, Kent, OH 44240
Phone Number: 330-673-9900
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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