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Joe Cool Cafe

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1 Cedar Point Dr, Sandusky, OH 44870-5259
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I do not recommend eating at Joe Cool Cafe. For starters, the food prices are high! Secondly, the wait times were horrible and the food was either cold or tasted not so great. I ate there with my family, last fall, and will not eat there ever again. There were four of us in my party and our bill was... More 

1 Thank Scott B
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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120 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The rain was coming, we were nearby, and it was lunchtime so we stopped in. The only reason I give them a 2 is I am giving them the benefit of the doubt for the storm. Both the food and service were terrible, granted it was early in the season and I am pretty sure our server had never been... More 

Thank AZCatFan1998
Vancouver, Washington
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180 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Not much more to say than the title. Before we went to Cedar Point and laid down over $300, we checked out the food options on their site because my daughter is celiac. This was the clear choice. But at 12;45 it was not open. A lot of other people came, discovered this, and went away highly disappointed, many mentioning... More 

Thank David P
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68 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The criminally-overpriced food (as expected) means that a sit-down mean is rarely going to cost more than anything with counter service. However, there is a price for your time, and we waited 1:30 for two pizzas; no sense of urgency, and exceptionally unimpressive food.

Thank mlsrar
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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170 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Typical amusment park food. Big servings. Felt like most tables had wasted food left on them. Pizza not bad. The chicken wing appetizers was huge. It took four of us to finish.

Thank Becky R
Aurora, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We enjoyed the salad bar. It was a nice break from all the greasy amusement park food. It was a good value for amusement park food. The salad bar was nothing spectacular but definitely hit the spot.

1 Thank juicemom1
Orland Park, Illinois
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We eat at Joe Cool Café every trip to Cedar Point because of the Gluten Free options. Our Son has several food allergies, and Joe Cools offers Gluten Free Pizza, or Gluten Free Chicken Tenders. This 'was' a popular spot at Cedar Point for people to get our of the Sun, sit down and have a pizza. Historically, it has... More 

Thank John K
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I'll start with the positives. This place is clean, bright and our kids loved the cartoons. The problem is the quality of the food. Mediocre at best. Salad bar was meh. We had chicken sandwiches that were better at fast food. Kids pizza was greasy and over cooked. The staff was confused and unfriendly. Loved Cedar Point amusement park but... More 

Thank travelingmomMaryland
Grand Blanc, Michigan
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is a "sit down", full service restaurant within Cedar Point. It is a Snoopy themed restaurant that serves hamburgers and pizza. It used to serve Pizza Hut pizza but not anymore probably due to Cedar Point switching to Coca Cola products. The staff when we arrived seemed disinterested and not very cheerful. The restaurant was half full when we... More 

Thank Kenneth R
Akron, Ohio
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We stopped in for lunch for our granddaughter's birthday. We are hopeful that more staff show up when the park gets busy. Our waitress was wonderful but had to bus, close out patrons and wait on the new patrons. What is great for children is that there are cartoons of the Peanuts gang on multiple televisions around the room for... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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American, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cedar Point Dr, Sandusky, OH 44870-5259
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?