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Thirsty Pony

Certificate of Excellence
American, Bar, Pub
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1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Thirsty Pony in Sandusky has some good food with a fairly large menu of options. The portions are moderate but it is a little overpriced. Drinks are very overpriced. The atmosphere is fun but a little on the noisy side.

Thank Mandz516
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So many selections of food to choose from. Pizza, burgers, sandwiches, chicken, appetizers (at least 20 different types), salads, entrees and wings. You can bowl while waiting for a table, get there early...they can have a long wait list

Thank mammajah
Toledo, Ohio
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for somewhere to eat on a Sunday night after 10:00 pm. Famous Dave's and Outback both closed. Came upon Thirsty Pony. It has been there for years and had always wanted to try it as it looked like fun. It was a little better than ok. Nothing really good nor bad about it. Great fries. Decent pizza. There were... More 

Thank cleveland6
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very close to Cedar Point. The waterpark is free with a stay in the Quality Inn and Suites. The pizza was very good and wish I had more time for a round of bowling.

Tiffin, Ohio, United States
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had spent the day at Cedar Point and long about 11:00pm, we decided we were hungry (again!). We walked to the Thirsty Pony from our room at the Quality Inn. We were greeted by a friendly young man immediately, he made sure we were aware that we would have to order off of their late night menu, which we... More 

Thank Lee Ann R
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waiter lost our order yet told us it was coming out then sends his boss out to tell us he lost our order. His boss says he was sorry for the mix-up ..the waiter bye the way never wrote anything down so how could he lose it.. anyway his boss says sorry and for our long wait he was going... More 

Thank camy59
Mastic, New York
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in town of Sandusky or just want a nearby place to get a bit to eat and something to drink. The thirsty Pony is the place to go. Great food and helpful warming staff service. If you love wings this is the place to go. The wings here are juicy, has flavor, cooked well and the wings... More 

Thank David B
Morgantown, West Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun atmosphere!! Food was great. Drinks were big and good!!! Lots of lottery play along with strip tickets. Wait staff was pleasant!!!

Thank jandmdixon612
Abington, Pennsylvania
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the real reason we stayed nearby during our trip. Nice outdoor bar, excellent burgers, fried pickles rock the house. See you next time

Thank jmelair
Harleysville, Pennsylvania
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603 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is part of the Quality Inn near Cedar Point. The food is good and reasonably priced. Attached is a room for gambling on horse races. At the corner of Cedar Point Drive and Cleveland St.

Thank BusdriverPhil

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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
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: 419-626-6761
  • This restaurant is at Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?