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Buckeye Express Diner

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810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
+1 419-886-2900
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (41 reviews)
“fries” (45 reviews)
“patty melt” (5 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 8:00 PMAll hours
American, Diner
810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in by chance, what a nice surprise. Burgers, fries and cold drink... outstanding. No frills, but I dare you to find a better burger. Great value. Will definitely be back!

Thank connie w
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

A little higher but excellent food and very large portions. Play place outside on a train for the kids. They were great about making sandwich without the bun and special requests.

Thank gnmmstewart
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

My husband works for the railroad so when we were passing through route 71, we decided to stop here. He (the tough critic and picky eater) commented that it was a very cool concept and his burger was delicious. I got the chicken salad sandwich...More

Thank sdonges
Reviewed July 13, 2017

Great atmosphere and food. Friendly service. Great for families. The Woody burger is great! Lots of history

Thank MarcBBQ
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Someplace different to eat. A fun place for kids to eat and experience a real life size real train, with engine and caboose. Food is good. Prices are fair. But it's place your order then eat off paper plates and use plastic utensils. Kids will...More

Thank Robert s
Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was pretty neat with all the Buckeye Collection Items. Food was good however Service was a little slow there was a long wait in between getting drinks.

Thank dianesI7757IM
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Biggest slab of baloney I ever say, at least 3/4 " thick, fried to perfection with a slice of onion on top. And the BUCKEYE decor just want to make you stand up and say O H

Thank Joe S
Reviewed June 19, 2017 via mobile

We saw this from the highway and thought we'd give it a try. A must for any Ohio State fan. Good food at a great price.

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I'm giving this 5-stars for what it is....a greasy spoon diner. Yes, the floors were sticky and the tables wobbly, but the food and atmosphere made up for it. A bit pricey but portions were generous. I had a chicken salad sandwich (amazing) and the...More

Thank shanynic
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Spied this sweet place up on a hill off the freeway on a recent trip to Columbus. So glad we stopped! Husband had a delicious hamburger with outstanding fries. My chicken salad sandwich on a croissant was wonderful. And their fried pickles are very good....More

Thank NanSea03
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Bellville
  • Phone Number: +1 419-886-2900
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