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Muddy Misers Cool River Cafe

112 Muskingum Ave, Zanesville, OH 43701-4921
740-588-9210
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Ranked #8 of 98 Restaurants in Zanesville
Price range: $15 - $20
Hours:
Mon 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Cajun & Creole
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Columbus, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 NEW

Muddy Misers is probably one of my favorite restaurants in Zanesville. The food has always been excellent each time I have eaten there. I gave 4 stars because the service is not always great. I find that is the only downfall about the place.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014 NEW

A nice little oasis off Rt 70. from the outside you stop and wonder if you want to go in...go! Inside nice little restaurant with a seperate well stocked bar. out back is the best...cute patio with a wonderful view of river...service was very cheery and menu is not bar food. It is a nice mix of interesting dishes. The... More

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Zanesville, Ohio
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We visited this restaurant last spring 2014. I heard it changed hands after that. At the time we went, the service was so-so and the food wasn't all that good for the prices they wanted. I would have to think long and hard before giving it another try.

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Zanesville, Ohio
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Very interesting place. Dine on the patio and watch the river go by. Some of the best food in town and is under new ownership. Great steaks and fun food. What more could you ask.

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Aurora, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Nice view of the river. The server was very nice, but clueless. We asked about the beers available, and there was no menu. The shrimp and linguine were tepid, not hot. The crab cakes were good, but warm,not hot. Ridiculously expensive for the quality of the food.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Muddy Misers is Not your average chain, which I love! It's small but not usually busy, and the patio by the river is great.

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Zanesville, Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I've never had a bad meal here. I love the egg dressing on the wedge salad. The ribs are super, the sandwiches are great; ask for the muddy double, if you can handle it. I've taken several colleagues there, and they thought it was cozy and tasty. My Canadian in laws say it's the best fish and chips they've ever... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

when you first pull up to this place you may start to second guess yourself about going in....go in! This is a nice find very close off I-70. Small place but the inside is very nice with well stocked bar. Cute patio out back overlooking the river. The food is NOT bar food. the food is a nice mix of... More

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Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Quaint little bar/restaurant with history. We sat on the back patio facing the River and is was great. The food was very good. Only downfall is they allow smoking on the patio. Great place to relax and eat outdoors.

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Damascus, Syria
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174 reviews 174 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is by far the best Seafood Restaurant in Zanesville, Ohio!! This restaurant was recommended by the hotel receptionist in Zanesville. The terrace of the restaurant has a surpurb view of the river and the city on the other side. Everything was home-made and the food was outstanding. The service was tops and very professional. They also have a great... More

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