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Bistro on Main

1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
+1 330-673-9900
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good22%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“gnocchi” (3 reviews)
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1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

BOM is the bomb! Chef is extra special as the all the food is scrumptious. We've tried the specials and had standards and it's all exemplary eating. Go!

Thank KentStaters
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great staff. Very friendly. Food is marginal at best. For Kent, this was the only "upscale" restaurant in town. That has since been eclipsed by a thriving downtown Kent.

Thank alster1214
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We ate here for lunch. The selections ranged from NY strip steak, salmon and chicken to 12" pizza, burger, pulled pork BBQ sandwich or pasta dishes. The staff was very attentive and checked back often. We were very pleased. The restroom is one room for...More

Thank Lydia B
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a funeral for a family member, and we needed a place to go afterward to socialize with family. We contacted the restaurant a couple days in advance to let them know we would potentially have 25+ people in our group....More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The menu has a wide variety of food from great burgers, to home made pizza, to fine dining entrees. The atmosphere also has a variety from very nice patio (open most of the year with fireplace and heaters) to lounge to fine dining table cloth...More

1  Thank mmikusa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Food is really good. Service is average at best. Not bad, but nothing spectacular. I would go there again, but I wouldn't make it a top choice.

Thank unklestinky
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This place is perfect. The service is excellent, the drinks are loaded up and the food is amazing. I had the Brussel sprouts and wings and they were the best ever. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Pittony
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Made reservations requesting a table by the window. When we arrived the hostess apologized and asked if we were willing to sit in the bar. I was with my kids so I complied, bad start. In the bar the setup is an upholstered bench along...More

1  Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We love coming here whenever we visit Kent. Bistro on Main is special - from its delicious menu of appetizers, entrees and desserts, a great wine list, a lovely dining room, and lively bar.

Thank Z3212EJmaryh
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My wife and I had a hockey game to go to at KSU and because of the snow we were running late. We were very promptly seated and served, I could not have been happier, both the meal and the service were excellent. Had the...More

Thank bogeylinton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-673-9900
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