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Zinc Brasserie

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215 E Water Street, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502 (Market Street)
419-502-9462
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 88
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
The Best in Sandusky!

Excellent service, presentation and cool vibe place to catch some people action. Great wine list with knowledgable staff! Love this place. Our go-to place always!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Jenifer M
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Huron, Ohio
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
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Huron, Ohio
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Excellent service, presentation and cool vibe place to catch some people action. Great wine list with knowledgable staff! Love this place. Our go-to place always!

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San Rafael
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It was getting late and my husband,granddaughter and I were in town to go to Cedar Point the next day. A friend told us about a great fish restaurant but by the time we got there they had closed. I pulled up Trip Advisor on my phone and found a place just around the corner from where we had parked... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I went to this place with friends and it was a great find. We all had pizza and some of us had salads as well. We were all pretty happy with the food and we had a great server. I'd go back.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We ate here prior to going to the Sandusky State Theater. At first we were a little leary, we only had an hour before show time and the wait staff seemed sluggish. Once we told the waitress we were on a schedule, the rest of the meal moved quickly. We had the French Martini - absolutely tasty!, the Lobster Bisque,... More 

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ohio
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We ate at the zinc a couple of times and the food is always really good. The steaks are great but the brick oven pizza is the best. We actually like to eat in The Hearth side of the restraurants. Really limited menu though but if you want a nice house salad and pizza its the best.

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Naperville, Illinois
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We were so lucky to find this wonderful bistro through TripAdvisor. Excellent food, service and wine/beer list. The Steak Tartare was the best I have had in the USA - I always use this dish as my litmus test for French Restaurants. My wife's Prosciutto wrapped Trout was delicious. Thoroughly well worth the diversion to this excellent establishment.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

One of the few restaurants in northern Ohio that is worthy of a 4 star rating (out of 5). Excellent food and wine selection along with a nice atmosphere. Would recommend making reservations.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

If you are in the Sandusky area, be sure to go to Zinc for a fabulous dinner!! You will be delighted with the quality of the food and wine and service! To find such a fine dining establishment in this small town will make you want to go again and again!!

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Sandusky, Ohio
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

If you are a foodie who likes well done mixed drinks and excellent wine selection then you need to try Zinc. Wines are very reasonably priced. The owner/chef is creative. Good bar scene, try the cucumber martini

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

I have reviewed this restaurant a couple of years ago but they have moved into a nicer larger space and the offerings continue to be cutting edge. Fortunately, they continue to offer their lobster bisque, a delicious terrine of lobster chunks and bisque, covered by puff pastry. Be careful as the bisque is quite hot... I suggest you take the... More 

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Additional Information about Zinc Brasserie

Address: 215 E Water Street, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502
Phone Number: 419-502-9462
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 215 E Water Street, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: 419-502-9462

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?