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Thirsty Pony

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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
419-626-6761
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved this place for dinner the first night in Sandusky! Our server was very nice and happy! She was very friendly and helpful, food was really good too!

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Thank Krissee M
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is exactly as you might expect... ice cold cheap beer, good bar food and lots of people watching. Super sized Jenga on the bar was a lot of fun.

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Thank Dbob J
Las Vegas, Nevada
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

i have been wanting to go here every time i visit cedar point. finally we go there, at first i walk in and i was like what the?? it is a sports book, restaurant, bar, and its connected to a bowling alley which was pretty cool. place was packed from everyone coming from cedar point, its a all around good... More 

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Thank babya71
Ohio
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great Food (Yummy) Awesome Staff! Kids even bowl free with purchase of a kids meal! Fun for the family!! Every visit to Cedar Point we find ourselves here!

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Thank dede27
Toledo, Ohio
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great little bar to get a bite and a beer. Friendly patrons (Hi, Todd, hope all's well). The only complaint is that we had to overhear the bartender complaining about working there, but everyone else was great and the food was fantastic!!

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Thank Dball11
Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff was friendly seated us quickly. Place has a lot going on from gambling on horses to keno and video poker... More of bar than restaurant and food was average at best. Pizza was greasy, chicken sandwich was good and lake Perch dinner was good and big enough for 2 to share. Overall decent just would t take younger kids... More 

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Thank bswaw3
Fort Wayne, IN
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

First, this is a sports betting bar/pub. They have a large menu, but everything we tried was just OK. Had an M&M burger, the char on the outside was good, but the burger itself was a little overdone. The pasta salad is vermicelli with an oil vinaigrette, again OK. The chips were a snack bag of UTZ kettle cooked. Again,... More 

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Thank Jeanise M
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here after a day of play at Cedar Point - I'm almost 100% sure this is 85% of their business here! Great place to stop to unwind, have a few beers, and eat some great food. While i remember my "SOB Burger" and house chips, i don't have any memory of the waitress or the environment. We brought... More 

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Thank FourLugHero
Jupiter, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It looks like a bar from the outside, but it is actually good for families at least during the day. I ordered a deep dish personal pizza which was decent. Prices are okay, a lot of variety on the menu. Fun environment. I would eat here again and be willing to try other items.

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Thank Nupester
Berea, Ohio
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Honk the horn get get a seat..fun.. Service was fast and the food was very good KENO and horse race betting if you like We had a good time and will be back Thank you The Cogleys

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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?