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The Village Pump

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
+1 419-746-2281
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“perch” (78 reviews)
“lobster chowder” (19 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
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Reviews (243)
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1 - 10 of 242 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I ate here on a Friday evening and the meal was very good. He had the fried walleye bites and I had the fried perch. Both were delicious and served with an amazing tartar sauce. We also had the lobster chowder. It...More

Thank chellene
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took a spontaneous Sunday afternoon trip over to Kelley's Island. A lot has changed in 30 years, but we stumbled into the Village Pump not really sure what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised at our very friendly and informative server - she was...More

Thank Ohicemaker
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great Perch dinner! Service fast and friendly. Generous portions. Had a great time. Well worth a return visit.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We stopped in here for lunch because it had received good reviews on trip advisor. It was very disappointing. I ordered a salad and a sandwich. The salad was clearly from a bag that had spoiled lettuce in it. I picked out pieces of lettuce...More

Thank hikertoo
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch today. Sports bar on one side with pool table and lots of tv mostly set to Ohio state buckeyes or anything Cleveland. The side room is good for families. We get the chowder and perch basket. Tho my husband added a...More

Thank sharronc413
Reviewed 25 August 2017

3 of us had the special of Ribs and the best ever Mac and Cheese, plus cole slaw. 4th person had a Reuben and rated it one of the best. We would go back for the M & C and they should put it on...More

Thank Darlene L
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were there when it was very busy. About what you might expect from an Island pub. Good seafood, the clams are pretty good for clam eaters, the fries are nothing to brag about.The Turkey club was MASSIVE! Bustling, but decent food.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This is a very popular place. It has a great location in downtown. It is famous for Brandy Alexanders that it makes with ice cream and can be purchased by the glass or a pitcher. The fish fries are excellent.

Thank WoodyAutumn
Reviewed 17 August 2017

For our group, it's not a trip to KI if you don't end up at the Village Pump with a brandy alexander! The Pump also has a huge food menu and I've never been disappointed in their food. They're probably best known for their local...More

Thank Tinker2004
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Best perch on the planet. Wonderful staff and cold beer. The pump is a must visit when you get to the island. Located in the heart of downtown and within walking distance of the jet express and goodtime

Thank Joni S
Nearby Restaurants
Dockers Restaurant
101 reviews
.06 km away
Kelley's Island Wine Company
170 reviews
1.21 km away
Island House
118 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Attractions
Caddy Shack Square
59 reviews
.07 km away
Kelleys Island Historical Association
14 reviews
.52 km away
Cathy's Wire Art Jewelry
11 reviews
.28 km away
Kelleys Island General Store
9 reviews
.07 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kelleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 419-746-2281
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