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Jolly Roger Seafood House

1737 E Perry St, 5513 Milian Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1425
(419) 732-3382
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Ranked #16 of 70 restaurants in Port Clinton
Cuisines: Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Richmond, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

Amazing location, looks good from the outside. Bad service, no one to greet you at the door. We found our way upstairs for cocktails. Outstanding view of the marina but the decor was old and grubby. No one was there to seat us so we sat ourself. The tables were uncleared and the two people that we saw looked overworked... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

I live in Bedford Ohio and me and my friend made the trip here . i'm glad I went it was the BEST fish dinner I have ever had. anybody traving though needs to stop at joliy Rogers. you will not be dissappanted.

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Bucyrus, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Jolly rogers is always a good stop when we are in port clinton. The food is always very good. Be prepared to wait as this place is small and crowded.

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Mentor, Ohio
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Jolly Roger is always a scheduled visit when we're near Port Clinton. Their perch and walleye platters are some of the best dinners on the Great Lakes. Breaded in front of your eyes, then fried and served piping hot with coleslaw and a generous helping of handcut fries. MMmmmm!

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Upper Arlington, Ohio
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you are visiting the Lakes and wish to try the perch or walleye of the region, I highly suggest Jolly Roger as there is NO other place that does it better. Having grown up in Port Clinton, it goes without saying that everyone in the area knows that this is the one and only place for the absolute best... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Won't be returning to this place. The fish itself was good, but the breading was just plain corn meal and had no taste or flavor. The tartar sauce is terrible, tasted old. The shrimp was not good at all and the waffle fries were not cooked properly. They were not cooked all the way. I agree with Chris H.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Food had no taste. Maybe they forgot to put some of the seasonings in the coating. Waffle french fries were not good and the cole slaw was to runny.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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115 reviews 115 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Well, I haven't been to the area in about 20 years. Glad I returned and decided to have a late lunch at this place. It's cute. Clean. Best darn iced tea I have ever had. I am addicted. Within our group was ordered two kids fish meals (snow scrod), an order of mushrooms, two shrimp salads, an oyster platter and... More

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Banos, Ecuador
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I love great food and this place came through. Call ahead and get carry out then you can eat along the waters edge on out on the boat. This place is always busy.

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Dublin, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Don't be put off by the title of this review.... the fish is very good, but everything is fried. If you want Lake Erie walleye or perch straight off the boat this is the place to go. My favorite is the perch; sweet, not fishy, well-cooked. The sides are either fries or onion rings (fried) and cole slaw (very mayonnaisey)... More

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