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Sonic Drive-In

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1025 E Canal St, Nelsonville, OH 45764-1326
+1 740-753-4663
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
Jan 5, 2017
“Fast, friendly service, good quality food”
Jul 11, 2016
“Quick Service”
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1025 E Canal St, Nelsonville, OH 45764-1326
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Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

After going to OU in Athens, to pick up my daughter for Christmas break, we stopped in for lunch. Service was very good. Food quality & accuracy were top notch. Staff was very friendly. We will be returning again.

Thank Scott E
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Burgers, dogs and fries are very good. Milk shakes are awesome! Don't order the grilled cheese though, it's seriously nasty. Service was very quick from order placement to server bringing it to the car.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

It was delicious. The kids loved the cherry slushed with the popping candy in them. Onion rings were very good and the Sonic burger is very filling!

Thank Emily J
Reviewed October 9, 2015

This is my first time at one. If the buns weren't so hard, I would have given a better rating. We aren't fast food people and thought trying something different would be OK.

Thank KIOhioGuy
Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

It's Saturday night. Their hours say they close at 11:00P.M. We walked up to the entercom at 9:55. We took a minute or two to look at the menu. Go to hit the red button and they turn the lights off on us.I know they...More

Thank Cara P
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Way better than the Sonics in New Mexico.  We ordered the jalapeño chocolate shake, peanut butter fudge shake, strawberry cheesecake shake, popcorn chicken, and chile cheese tater tots.  The shakes were thick, yet the right consistency to suck up through a straw.  The flavors were...More

Thank Matthew J
Reviewed April 15, 2014

The food is good. The shakes are great! It takes awhile for the order to get to you, but that's ok as long as you are not in a hurry,

Thank banik28
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  • Address: 1025 E Canal St, Nelsonville, OH 45764-1326
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Nelsonville
  • Phone Number: +1 740-753-4663
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