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Buckeye Dairy Bar

13066 US Highway 52, Portsmouth, OH 45663-8909
+1 740-858-2476
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“ice cream” (18 reviews)
“banana split” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (4 reviews)
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13066 US Highway 52, Portsmouth, OH 45663-8909
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Not all dairy bars at created equal. I actually ate at one that I almost through the ice cream away. NOT THIS ONE! In fact during my last visit after finishing a banana split I was tempted to delight my taste buds with an apple...More

Thank J5649CFmichaelt
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Only about 5 minutes west of Portsmouth on Highway 52 is this most attractive dairy bar. It is spotlessly clean, the staff is very alert, courteous, and helpful, and the food is outstanding and very reasonably priced. We loved the burgers, footer hotdogs, chocolate shakes/malteds,...More

1  Thank CarolinaTrekkers
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

My family all went there to eat and play miniature golf. We go a lot because it is so nice and clean and the food is really good and the people are very friendly. The miniature golf is perfect!!! A great place to go with...More

Thank Janey H
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I have at Buckeye Dairy Bar many times and have never been disappointed. The food & service is always top notch. From foot longs to pizza to ice cream and milkshakes, they have a big menu at reasonable prices. I recommend you stop by and...More

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We only had ice cream here a couple of times while camping at the nearby state park.They have excellent soft serve ice cream. We stopped a couple of times in the evening and once during the day, and the place was always busy. So, the...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The dairy bar is a regular stop for us on our way back from hiking. The Buckeye classic, birthday cake, and cookie dough are family favorites. The turtle sundae is also one of the bests. Putt putt course is really well maintained and is a...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in after a drive in the West Portsmouth area. I hadn't been at this diary bar in many years so decided to stop in for a sandwich and a cone. I ordered one of there big hamburgers and the fella said that it would...More

Thank Dee M
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

After playing at ETC Riverside Park, we drove about 3 miles west on Rt. #52, to what has become a family favorite. The grandchildren played in the grassy area, picking up sticks, while we waited for our food. Footers, corn dogs, steak sandwiches, and hot...More

Thank TannyGrampy
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Buckeye Dairy Bar is a must for ice cream, The Works pizza, and minature golf for the family. Looking through the window at a very clean kitchen while you food is prepared is a plus or calling ahead so there is no wait to pick...More

Thank Mac_Mama80
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Stop here after hiking /exploring Ohio's Shawnee State park. You'll love the food and setting. Looks nice & clean inside and out. Great picnic tables. Miniature golf too!!! IT's a very relaxing road stop and reasonable too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13066 US Highway 52, Portsmouth, OH 45663-8909
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 740-858-2476
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