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Zinc Brasserie

215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502
+1 419-502-9462
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster bisque” (14 reviews)
“duck duo” (3 reviews)
“truffle fries” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Gluten Free Options
215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502
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11 - 20 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2016

First time guest and left having enjoyed nothing more than the free water. The server looked down much of the time and seemed unaware of our attempts to get her attention. There was only one other table occupied in the tavern... a 2 topper! Finally...More

2  Thank Dave B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We were there earlier than our reservation and seated promptly. We ordered truffle fries which were excellent fries but had no truffle taste at all. Maybe a mistake or a bad recipe. The onion soup was outstanding. We had the surf and turf (scallops and...More

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Love to try new venues, especially near the water (North Coast) in this case. Walking inside were immediately in a lively bar atmosphere. We ate in the quieter dining room. Immediately our server introduced herself and provided us menus and asked about water. Was nice...More

1  Thank Sterbs49
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Our food was phenomenal: complex flavors, not overbearing or fussy; beautiful plating. Our server was delightful. We had a great night here and recommend it without reservation.

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Zinc's is located on East Water Street on the eastern end of the downtown docks. We parked on the street in front of the restaurant. Many other patrons had simply walked. Inside is a small more formal dining area in addition to a more relaxed...More

Thank Vernon H
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I was with a group of adults and teenagers and EVERYONE loved this place! The first night Philip was our server and he was outstanding!! We had oysters, the Brussels sprouts and sweet potato starter was AMAZING! Enough for a vegetarian meal. Had the salmon...More

Thank Slsitzy
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Excellent food and ambience, one of the better French restaurants I've visited. Interesting food and good presentation. Very glad to have this available in our area!

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a place you can't go wrong eating at. It is locally owned and has set the bar in Sandusky for food quality.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

The food and wine selection was very good and are serviced by Cameron was excellent. The whole evenings tone was set when we walked in the door and we were greeted by the blonde hostess with glasses who had a major attitude for some reason....More

1  Thank zippd
Reviewed 16 February 2016

5 reviews 1.0 star rating 2/16/2016 It's great if you want to be cheated out of money. 2 tiny pizzas, a salad, and 2 non-alcoholic drinks cost me $60. I shared those things will 2 other people and I was hungry when we left. Don't...More

Thank Kelly J
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15 September 2016|
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Response from Slsitzy | Reviewed this property |
I'm almost positive there were vegetarian options. Maybe call ahead and check....the Brussel sprout/ sweet potato dish was awesome but can't remember if there was any bacon in them?? I'd double check!! Awesome restaurant... More
22 July 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2502
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-502-9462
  • E-mail
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