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Ruko's Family Restaurant

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9385 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-6413
+1 440-974-1914
Today
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mentor, Oh
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great tasting food, above average portions and a really friendly staff. They are open for dinner but, haven't been for it. They give excellent service and priced right.

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Thank projsuper
Mentor, Ohio
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Tried this restaurant on 2 different times. Both times I was disappointed with the food. The chicken was dry and disgusting. Couldn't even eat it with ketchup or bbq sauce. The service was good.

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Thank Kathy B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

My family and I went here for the first time last Sunday. We had never been but we're excited until we started getting our food,m. First of all the restaurant was empty except for us and the cook that was watching the game in the dinning room while we ordered. Then he got my order wrong so I got my... More 

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3 Thank Thedra S
Hendersonville, Tennessee
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171 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2013

$13 for a small soup, bagged salad and 6 ounces of fish was too much. The server was nice and attentive but the food was very medicore. There were a lot of seniors in the joint and the friendly hostess seemed to know all of them so it's certainly an amiable atmosphere but the food was not worth the price... More 

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2 Thank dspindler
Mentor, Ohio
1 review
Reviewed June 4, 2013

My husband & I live nearby in Concord Twp. Ruko's has become one of our favorite restaurants for breakfast or a quick lunch. Service is quick & very friendly staff. I usually order the traditional breakfast with the eggs, link sausage, hash browns-have them add onions & rye toast. Their rye is so good! Coffee is excellent too! On Thursdays... More 

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Thank casey-red2003
Oh
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2012

I don't understand, I admit, what passes for "home cooked food "today. Evidently no one makes anything that wasn't frozen or packaged? Basically that sums up this place. Go to Giant Eagle, get something frozen, reheat it, that probably would be tastier. The servers were nice enough, The food just is cheap pre-portioned junk. Personally, I don't care if they... More 

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3 Thank jann1033
Mentor, Ohio
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2012

It doesn't look like much from outside, but the food is really good. And you sure can't beat the prices, for any meal. The owners could probably use some help with decorating, but once you taste the food, you really don't mind.

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Thank MentorGirl
Mentor, Ohio
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 22, 2012

Went here one night for dinner. They do give you SO much food, just the food isn't very good. I ordered chicken breast and that's what I got. A piece of chicken on a plate, no seasoning or anything. My side salad was turing brown in color also. The chicken noodle soup was good and my boyfriend has dessert and... More 

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Mentor, Ohio
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69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2012

I was going to get my usual quick breakfast at McD's, but saw Ruko's little place on Mentor ave and decided to give it a shot, glad I did. I ordered from their 'Skillet' section. A Mexican type made of diced-smoked chicken, black olives, shaved potatoes, onions and jalapenos topped by two eggs over easy. I'm telling you it was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9385 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-6413
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: +1 440-974-1914
Description
(440) 974-1914

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