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Island House

131 Division Street, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
+1 419-746-2800
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, International
$$ - $$$
131 Division Street, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I were in Kelley's Island for 3 days celebrating our 5 year anniversary. We ate at Island house for our dinner one of the nights. The food was just ok. They were out of french fries so you could choose tater tots...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best places on the island for happy hour and dinner, but it is also great for breakfast, especially if you are looking for something filling like fried chicken with bacon waffles; but you can also get traditional things like eggs...More

Thank phat_dawg_21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Order the black bean hummus, you will not be disappointed. For the rest of our meal we ordered the chicken pasta primavera (it was a pasta special) and the chicken sandwich. Both were very good. Probably the best outdoor seating area for eating.

Thank medicurran302
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside at the patio bar and had a great time. Our bartender was very accommodating and the people sitting around the bar with us were fun to talk to. I wasn't a huge fan of the pasta I got for dinner, but I...More

Thank Kristy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited Kelley's Island several times a year for 15 years and usually visit the Island House for its great ambience. This is the first year that we were completely disappointed. New menu has few choices beyond fried foods and Bartender Matt has the personality...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed October 9, 2016

If your idea of a good meal is dipping your head into a vat of grease and drinking bad wine out of plastic cups, eat anywhere else on Kelly's Island. The Island House has beautiful food prepared by a real chef. We ate dinner and...More

2  Thank smalltrips
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

We had chicken and waffles and the back to bed hangover bowl. Awesone!!! Ohio maple syrup included.. bloody Mary's too. Patrons go inside to order then staff brings you your order. Quick service!

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Had a dinner here one hot evening, Ate our meal indoors(bar area) to escape the sun and enjoy some air conditioning. Full service bar, but couldn't make a Long Island Iced Tea, due being out of one of the ingredients. Not surprising in a place...More

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed September 7, 2016

We only visited in the afternoon for their specials at Happy Hour; but, quite liked the lovely patio complete with fire place, lounge chairs, as well as tables and chairs (others were having late lunch early supper). The bar tender and wait staff were very...More

Thank Falccros
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a recommendation from our property owner @ our rental house. Seated promptly and water service was quick. Drink order and food order taken. Food took over an hour to receive however once @ our table the quality / flavor was exceptional. Glasses...More

Thank Mark H
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Hi are your rooms air conditioned?
January 20, 2015|
Response from TeriD D | Reviewed this property |
The Island House does not have rooms for people to stay in anymore.They have a wonderful dining place there & upscale tasty foods of alot of different foods,to choose from.This place has a full bar in another room & the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Division Street, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kelleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 419-746-2800
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