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Old Bag Of Nails Pub

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$$ - $$$American, ,
1671 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055-3147
+1 740-915-9110
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (3 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
“burger” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1671 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055-3147
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant experience at this restaurant. The food was very good and the server was very helpful.

Thank genetour
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First the good. My wife's bleu cheese burger was good. Tater tots were also. Chicken tenders were no different than most restaurant tenders--passable but ordinary. Server was matter-of-fact, not as friendly as many we have encountered recently. But she was not cold or indifferent either....More

Thank babyboomer66
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I have been to other locations that were good. This one needs work. The waitress was inattentive and got some parts of the order wrong. The food was not hot when it was served.

Thank Kerry O
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I know it's not about the food (which is okay) but I don't like that the floors are always sticky when you are walking through the restaurant. If they are not clean is the restaurant really clean?

Thank Galbk
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Second time I have been here and the experience was pleasant as it was before. I got the Fishermans Platter and it was pretty good. The fish tasted good and was cooked well. The shrimp and scallops were breaded just and cooked to perfection. I...More

Thank JosiahGrr
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We went for the Wednesday all you can eat shrimp dinner and it was outstanding! Moniqe was our server. She provided excellent service in every aspect! The food was great! Everything was great! Thank you!

Thank Greg D
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We live in town and stopped here for lunch. My husband and I decided to order a beer. After drinking part of the beer we noticed the outside of the glass was sticky. And the beer tasted funny which we realized was a margarita taste....More

Thank wohdonkey
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been a loyal Bag of Nails customer for almost 20 years. I’ve tried the Newark location four times now and each visit has been worse than the previous. Terrible service!!! You can never find a bartender here. Too much socializing by the employees and...More

2  Thank RoadieFoodie
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

If you like good reasonably priced food with a comfortable atmosphere then the Old Bag of Nails is the place you’re looking for. We haven’t had a bad experience at this location yet. They do all you can eat fish all the time, and on...More

Thank Polclmbr927
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We did not know what we were getting into when we stopped to eat here. The menu was abundant. A little pricey when we looked at it. My wife and I both had the fish sandwich with fries. WOW! Not only was it huge, but...More

Thank Tom D
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Response from 2Closes | Reviewed this property |
I'd give them a call, they could be add-ons as features.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1671 N 21st St, Newark, OH 43055-3147
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Newark
  • Phone Number: +1 740-915-9110
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