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1500 N High St, Lancaster, OH 43130-1047
740-654-9197
Today
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great place!

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 16, 2014
Hank K
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Carroll, Ohio, United States
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Lancaster, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This is a tiny place (so you might have to wait for a seat) that's kind of out of the way, but it's worth the trip and time! The beef is from local cattlemen, and you can taste the freshness. I like my steaks medium rare and they're spot on every time. I suggest getting their steak for two (or... More 

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Carroll, Ohio, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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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275 reviews 275 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
206 helpful votes 206 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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

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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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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Lancaster
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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1500 N High St, Lancaster, OH 43130-1047
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: 740-654-9197

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Pizza, Seafood
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

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