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1500 N High St, Lancaster, OH 43130-1047
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Ranked #30 of 126 Restaurants in Lancaster
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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English first
Carroll, Ohio, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Always a friendly atmosphere, in an out-of-the-way location. The food is good, the prices reasonable, and the staff is friendly. Not for those in a hurry. Small kitchen and small staff means it takes time to get your food prepared to perfection - which is usually the case. The owner's daughter makes some mean desserts - ask if her strawberry... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Homemade deserts New meals on menu Amazing food!! Love the fresh home town home butchered meats.....steaks burgers Local...Amazing and Family Owned Can't get any better!

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Athens, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Nice little place at the top of a hill, great food.. understand they buy local for their restaurant. Have dined here a number of times....each time was great... friendly staff, like the idea of getting a glass of wine or so with dinner...good prices!

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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013 via mobile

I am a local and have only eaten here once and that was enough for me. Everything from the tables to the food was average and not memorable. I ordered a Said Platter and it all looked like it was out of a bag and the scampi had no taste.

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Amanda, Ohio
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266 reviews 266 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

I really enjoy going to locally owned places versus the chains. It is so much nicer and the customer service is traditionally gauranteed to be way better. The steaks are great here.

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Lancaster, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

I love their homemade italian salad dressing, plus their pizza's are wonderful, too. They have a wide variety on their menu, but I usually get the same yummy dishes every time I go.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012 via mobile

My family has come there for many years and we always love it! The steak daily style is always great and it is way better than any chain and u know where it comes from not a box! The service is great and they have done a lot in the past few years to improve the restaurant. I just get... More 

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Lancaster, Ohio
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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2012

The food was average but the place was really noisy. Our waitress had too much to do and was not very attentive.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Unfortunately, this restaurant has gone down hill. Steaks are priced for a high class restaurant, but high class it is not. Upon entering the restaurant, I noticed a bad odor, which curbed my appetite from the start. On the plus side, the staff was friendly. The restaruant lacks atmosphere, but yet prices are quite expensive. The baked potatoes appear to... More 

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Additional Information about Castaways

Address: 1500 N High St, Lancaster, OH 43130-1047
Phone Number: 740-654-9197
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lancaster
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: American, Pizza, Seafood, Steakhouse

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