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3260 NE Catawba Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452-3168
419-797-3260
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Coffee, Good food

Excellent cappuccinos and a wonderful menu selection, a great stop for a bite and beverage. Recommend: The pizzas. Can't go wrong. A good cappuccino can change your day too. Their espresso based beverages are great. Can get a little busy in there, but a good place to stop.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2014
Commander_Emily
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Port Clinton, Ohio
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Port Clinton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Excellent cappuccinos and a wonderful menu selection, a great stop for a bite and beverage. Recommend: The pizzas. Can't go wrong. A good cappuccino can change your day too. Their espresso based beverages are great. Can get a little busy in there, but a good place to stop.

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Ohio City, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Great service very time we come here. We stop on our way to the Miller Ferry. Great chocolate chip and lemon scones!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This place is so good - the bread, the wraps, the meat, the beans , the sides. I've had everything from a veggie wrap to a super meaty Reuben and never been disappointed. The ingredients are fresh. There's also a fun little store attached to it and they do catering.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Tried Rudder's for breakfast and enjoyed it. Good coffee, strudel, and muffins. Croissant egg sandwich pretty good also, but I'll probably try scones next visit. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Looks like they have nice deli selections for a lunch stop. Enjoyed browsing the gift shop areas after eating.

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Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Good menu, great food (try the Turkey Reuben), and excellent line-up service. Easy drive to Catawba Island State Park, an excellent site, by Moore's Dock, for a picnic--food by Rudder's. In May, enjoy your lunch and be entertained by the Blue Herons around the Dock!

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I was pleasantly surprised to find this deli in the area. The quality of food and selection was on par with delis in bigger cities. The staff were very accommodating to my food needs. Highly recommend it!

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Sellersburg, Indiana
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104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

The foggy morning crossants were excellent. Loved them. The patio outside made a great dining area with our dog.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

Dropped the kids off at Cedar Point and found this gem looking for a place for lunch. Wonderful atmosphere with great food, friendly employees and plenty of unique gifts to browse. First time visitor and they got me for a repeat performance next time this way. Highly recommend!

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Northeast Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013 via mobile

A quaint deli with an amazing menu. Lots of interesting choices and a few old standards. Outside patio is a perfect spot to enjoy lunch and drinks, gift shoppe has a great selection of nautical itens, kitchenware, and gourmet foods. Some of the gift items are a bit pricey, but there is something for everyone in a broad range of... More 

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Port Clinton, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Mostly a soup and sandwich type deli. The sandwiches are good and you can customize them. The soups are homemade. They have baked goods. While waiting for your lunch to be prepared there is shopping for specialty and gourmet food items. A few steps from the restaurant is a cute gift shop of unique items.

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Address: 3260 NE Catawba Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452-3168
Phone Number: 419-797-3260
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Port Clinton
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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  • Address: 3260 NE Catawba Rd, Port Clinton, OH 43452-3168
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Port Clinton
  • Phone Number: 419-797-3260

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

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