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Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern

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400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986
+1 614-890-3663
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in after we had been shopping. Everyone in the family enjoyed the food. Better than average bar food. They also offer some good craft beers.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had visited the Rusty Bucket in Easton, but was looking for a place to eat that would be easy to get off the road and find parking. (Live out of state just traveling through). Friday night, the place was rather crowded with a long wait...More

Thank Angie S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I have had the opportunity to go to Rusty Bucket (Polaris) twice in the past 2 weeks. Both times I got a pizza mainly because I enjoyed the one had the first time so much! The pizza has a thin crust with enough cheese and...More

Thank Carole C
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Polaris Rusty Bucket ate at the bar. Great service great food. Bartenders were nice and made sure we were very well taken care of. Even though the restaurant was busy had a great time. Bar was very nice.

Thank haag01
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Just went to Rusty Bucket to celebrate my daughter's birthday. We ordered salad, fish and chips, bacon double cheese burger and raspberry lemonade. The beer battered cod was excellent. Well cook. Crunchy on the outside and moist on the inside. The fries were sprinkled with...More

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

A group of us stopped for a business meeting dinner after work. I ordered the chicken pesto pasta it was very good the others order the buffalo chicken sandwich that was big pizza which looked good salmon I was told was wonderful and burgers it...More

Thank David R
Reviewed January 22, 2018

If I want a good meal to fill me up Rusty Bucket is my place to go. Friendly staff, good service and good food.. Doesn't get much better than that..

Thank SjTudor
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

However...they have really shrunk the portions. Specifically, their chili, which is excellent, comes in a cup or bowl. Did they buy new, smaller cups and bowls? The cup size looks more like what you might get if you asked for a sample! In addition to...More

Thank Gail W
Reviewed January 12, 2018

We had never been to a Rusty Bucket and the reason we went is that we got a gift card for Christmas. We are from the Mansfield area and we know that Columbus is more expensive. After we got the menu we saw that it...More

1  Thank Jerry W
Reviewed January 6, 2018

Went here with my wife and some friends for lunch. I had the blue plate special, schnitzel with spaetzel and red cabbage. My wife had the cod sandwich. Both were very good and my wife loved the accompanying sweet potato fries. I enjoyed a seasonal...More

Thank kgilbert78
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986 (Formerly Rusty Bucket Corner Tavern)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Westerville
  • Phone Number: +1 614-890-3663
It's what every neighborhood needs. A fun, fast, and friendly place to dine, celebrate, or just hang. And be all of those things to families, children, singles, grandparents, students and business people. That's the thinking behind the concept of the Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern. And it's what you'll find in every corner of each and every one. From the menu - a combination of updated familiar favorites designed to delight food lovers of every type and age - to the warmth of the naturalistic decor, underscored by a staff that embodies Genuine Hospitality, Rusty Bucket feels immediately familiar and comfortable to anyone that walks in.
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