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Shaw's Inn, 123 N. Broad St., Lancaster, OH 43130
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Shaw's Inn for my wife's 50th birthday (reviewed elsewhere). Part of what I wanted to do was eat dinner at the restaurant because it seemed really nice and was highly awarded. This did not disappoint in any way! I eat out a lot, and I always enjoy a truly good meal, well-prepared. So, I am not... More 

Thank William F
Dublin, Ohio
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285 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had lunch this week at Shaw's restaurant in Lancaster. This is not my first time being there, we have met our family at Shaw's for brunch several times and it's always very good. Felicia was our waitress and she was very very sweet and did a very nice job with us. I ordered a cup of... More 

Thank Margaret B
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our lunch very much! Service was a little slow but we loved the bread, cinnamon rolls and our lunch. Nice ambiance. Price was very reasonable and comparable to nearby local restaurants. They have a lot of choices on their lunch menu!

Thank Mytreep
Columbus, Ohio, United States
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

It was quite a while ago but I remember we all enjoyed everything about our experience. There are less expensive places in the area, but I will go back again when in Lancaster.

Thank David G
Peachtree City, Georgia
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244 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Attending a family reunion from out of town, Shaw's was a perfect place for our get together dinner on Friday night. Ample parking nearby was the first plus. Secondly the hospitality shown by the hostess and servers was another plus. Our group of approx 20 people enjoyed getting together and all of the various entrees (including the lobsters) and starters.... More 

Thank Joe L
Athens, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

We use to go to Shaws often 10-15 years ago. It seem to have gone down hill so we stopped going, stay with me here! Well my husbands birthday was coming up and he wanted prime rib. I looked up restaurants in Columbus, no way was I paying over $30 for prime rib and with a group of 6 I... More 

1 Thank Kathie S
Columbus, Ohio
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Food is definitely good with a wide selection. I've not been for breakfast or lunch but dinner has always been good service, great drinks (especially their Cosmos) and good food. Don't hesitate to ask for the cinnamon rolls that used to come before the meal but now are to take home by request. Deeeelish!

Thank Bob J
Lancaster, Ohio
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321 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

we've been here a number of times, and always enjoy the atmosphere, and the food... I usually get the Applewood smoked "extra" cut pork chop, but this time I got the cordon bleu dinner....alice had her usual seafood entrée..... had a few drinks with a friend who was with us before our meal. they have a very good selection of... More 

Thank sloppyjoepal
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

My husband and I were there the first part of May for a business meeting with another business person. We each ordered something different, the food was delicious and the service was great. My only complaint is that there was too much "service". The server interupted our conversation too many times.

Thank Phyllis H
Lancaster, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Every time I go to Shaws, I am hopeful that we see improvement and are always disappointed. Their food is inconsistent, service us very slow and they exude an attitude that since there are few nice restaurants in our town, that they really don't care about customer service

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $35
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shaw's Inn, 123 N. Broad St., Lancaster, OH 43130
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lancaster
  • Phone Number: 17406541842

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?