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$7 - $25
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American, Irish
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Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Great place for a date or family dinner. We take visitors here often. Call ahead if it is a busy day of the week. Bar is walk in and is a great Irish bar. Family room is small, but food is great, staff is attentive,...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

I moved to Fort Wayne nearly ten years ago and I’ve always made regular trips to Huntington County for shopping, dining, etc. Somehow (unfortunately), I didn’t learn of the Rusty Dog’s existence until December 2018. If I had known about RD sooner, I might have...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 30, 2019 via mobile

This is a really cute place. Well decorated, especially if you like dogs. There is a larger eating area with the bar, a smaller area for those with kids. Service was excellent. Wine and beer selections are very good. Food was nothing special except the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019 via mobile

While we’ve eaten at the Rusty Dog and really enjoy the food, the service is by far the worst I’ve ever had...not an isolated event...has happened every time. The owner or manager (guy with round glasses) is one if the rudest and most arrogant guy...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019

Well worth a visit. Irish pub with a good beer selection and good food. Friendly staff and friendly locals. Owner likes English autos. Big menu. easy location

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019

Ambiance was wonderful~food delicious~Desserts rich and divine. I had the salmon burger! It was delicious!! Husband had duck sandwich & daughter had fish. Lg servings & we topped it off with chocolate flourless cake, best cheese cake & a turtle torte that melted in your...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

This was the second time at Rusty Dog. First time was good, this time not so much. After ordering and waiting 45 minutes we asked about our order. With no response and waiting almost an hour we paid for our drinks and left. Note to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 10, 2019

We have been to the Rusty Dog several times in the past. We have never had a bad experience. We like the ambiance on the bar side, wherein they have bar, table and hightop seating options. The room is a warm Kelly green with beautiful...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

While travelling for work had dinner here at the bar. I had Shepherds Pie which was good, and the side of vegetables they added a sauce to give a little flavor. They had a very nice selection of craft local beers.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Lynn and I recently joined 20 high school reunion friends in a small private room which adjoins the restaurant. There was a limited menu for this event. We both had the Surf ‘n Turf ($17.95) which included a small filet and several small shrimp on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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