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Bootleggers Waterfront Grille and Bar

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4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
+1 419-734-0450
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good19%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place rocks, plain and simple. John & Phillip made me feel right home. (Mom too! What’s the frequency Kenneth?). Seriously, great food, good beers, and if you’re lucky enough maybe John will compare knowledge of classic TV commercials with you! I’ll be back for...More

1  Thank scott a
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Two couple came together from locations an hour away in both directions. Perfect spot to meet with a location right on the water. The menu was extensive overall but very limited for lunch. I had the perch sandwich which was good and the corn shrimp...More

1  Thank retiree2
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Great location on the water. Fish entrees were very good. Nice sirloin steak ruined by huge amounts of salt. Barely edible.

Thank abacogirl16
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Sucks!! Was really hoping for better out of a "local" experience. Unaccommodating hours, rude staff, overall a mess and less than 1 star experience. Can I say we've been twice and haven't even been inside? Luckily, we saved ourselves, and hopefully you read this review...More

Thank Alexandra N
Reviewed September 6, 2017

In the past, this was a great place to eat. I understand it's changed ownership a couple time and there has definitely been a significant decline since. Staff is not very friendly or accommodating. Couldn't even post 2 tables together to accommodate 4 people dining...More

1  Thank tak2222
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Came here for a light lunch of appetizers which came to a very high amount. There menu seemed very pricey I get it your own the water but still keep it reasonable

Thank thunderous
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We stopped for lunch and split a salad and Fried Oysters. The salad was full of the greens (weeds) that you just can not chew. The oysters were good.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed July 30, 2017

The service continues to improve, like eating there and watching the boats go by, eat there every year and lately the service has gotten better, food is average but great eating on the porch out near the lake.

Thank David F
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This place has a great water front view. I would suggest to eat here for dinner as there were only three sandwiches for lunch. All other dishes were dinner sized entrees. I had the perch sandwich with fries for $14.95 and it was okay at...More

1  Thank VegasGirlOhio
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Loved this place as did our whole party of others! Everyone ordered something different and all of us loved what we had ordered. High recommend!

Thank Joyce K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Port Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 419-734-0450
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