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The Village Pump

) #1 of 12 Restaurants in Kelleys Island ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
+1 419-746-2281
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“perch basket” (19 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
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Reviews (234)
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

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
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I've never had a Brandy Alexander before, and it was the best drink ever! I like the laid back atmosphere.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 2 days ago

If our party wasn't already seated us late comers would have gone to another establishment. No complaints about the service, a little skimpy on the fish basket size...bunch of fries, not very much fish. Tasted good though.

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 5 days ago

All the food is awesome & the service is also second to none. Whenever we visit Kelleys Island (once a year in our boat), The Pump is always our 1st stop for a beer & a sandwich (try the Ciabetta). When we have finished partying...More

Thank canukontario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always enjoy a heavy meal with good portions for the price. Gary is a great owner and makes you feel very welcome. Drink prices are great and where else can you enjoy $.25 Donkey Kong!?!

Thank Mark Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want great a Brandy Alexander and some of the best fried clams you will ever eat this is the place to go! I was no sooner seated than our waitress was at the table. The food is excellent and service is fast. It's...More

Thank thebookgal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife & I split a perch dinner since revels said they are generous. We both had more than enough! Setting is nothing to write home about, disposable plates but real cutlery. But the perch is superb- large filets, very lightly breaded and perfectly fried so...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband was born and raised in Ohio and always raves about the perch. On a recent trip to Kelley's island our family had dinner at The Village Pump and he had to order the perch, it did not disappoint! Everything we ordered was delicious....More

1  Thank 50statestraveler
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We always stop each year we are there to eat. Laid back with a view of the lake. Always get the Walleye basket. Others had wings and salads. Food was excellent.

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

I had the perch basket. It came with fried perch and French fries. We were told by a friend that it would be more than we could eat so my husband ordered a pulled pork sandwich and ate half of my fries. It was a...More

1  Thank LJCG
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Nearby Attractions
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57 reviews
.08 km away
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.53 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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