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Thirsty Pony

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American, Bar, Pub
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1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
+1 419-626-6761
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Columbus, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

Perfect palce to spend a rain delay when headed to Cedar Point. On our way to Cedar Point we stopped because we needed to wait for the rain to go away before we went to the park. Try the grilled wings and the lonley pony sauce. Best ever!

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Thank Victoria N
Jacksonville, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015

What a maroon! This place is hokie. Poor service from the moment we walked in the door. Our cocktails were terrible as was the food. We left hungry and went back to our campground wondering what we just wasted $50 on. We should have went to Berardi's Family Kitchen.

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New Albany, Indiana
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169 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

I say 3 stars and my boyfriend says 5 stars! Atmosphere was typical sports bar and what I expected. The service was really good and we had a really nice server. The location is great and right by Cedar Point. The food is where we differ. He had a wonderful fried walleye sandwich. It was fried right, put on a... More 

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Thank DanaRod213
Delta, Colorado
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

There was a wait to be seated, but not anything outrageous. Very loud atmosphere, but it is a bar so that is to be expected. The server's attitude could've been better. He may've been having a bad day and it really came through in the way he presented himself. I though the food was average, nothing spectacular, and maybe a... More 

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Kincardine, Canada
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Close to park, close to Breakers Hotel. Good service. Was served a "flat" beer that was rectified immediately with no issues.

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Thank Migal12
Valparaiso, Indiana
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119 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

Loved it! It was crowed, and loud and kinda cheesy. Just what i want after a day at Cedar Point. It is right at the entrance road. The pizza and fries were very tasty. Good prices too. Staff was good too.

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Thank MadDogTraveler
Menasha, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

It was raining and that blew the beach for us so the Thirsty Pony looked like a fun place for lunch. It is a little more bar/ betting parlor than restaurant. Our party of 7 was seated right away, the first thing we noticed was that the place was FREEZING cold! We asked to have the a/c turned down, but... More 

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Thank Deacon Donald S
Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We went there on our first trip to Sandusky and we absolutely loved it. very simple yet very good food. great people there too very friendly. we are coming back there the end of august and this will be our first stop for sure.

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Thank happyfamily0909
Plant City, FL
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Incredible food ! Drinks are yummy and large ! Staff great and clean ! Quick service ! Large portions !

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Thank justm71
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Very nice place too way .many choices.from appetizers. Too main meals .very good food .nice atmosphere

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-626-6761
  • This restaurant is at Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park

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