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Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986
+1 614-890-3663
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried pickles” (6 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I want a good meal to fill me up Rusty Bucket is my place to go. Friendly staff, good service and good food.. Doesn't get much better than that..

Thank SjTudor
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

However...they have really shrunk the portions. Specifically, their chili, which is excellent, comes in a cup or bowl. Did they buy new, smaller cups and bowls? The cup size looks more like what you might get if you asked for a sample! In addition to...More

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We had never been to a Rusty Bucket and the reason we went is that we got a gift card for Christmas. We are from the Mansfield area and we know that Columbus is more expensive. After we got the menu we saw that it...More

Thank Jerry W
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Went here with my wife and some friends for lunch. I had the blue plate special, schnitzel with spaetzel and red cabbage. My wife had the cod sandwich. Both were very good and my wife loved the accompanying sweet potato fries. I enjoyed a seasonal...More

Thank kgilbert78
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Great meal and beverages. Old friends Christmas. many gifts. Giggles and tears.?m? Likes all meal. It really liked beef stroganoff but needed to ask for more sour cream

Thank BookingOhio
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Rusty bucket seems to be fairly underrated when it comes to good, affordable pub food. The menu has a good selection of great food (the buffalo chicken sandwich is awesome) and the bar selection has a great craft beer selection! Always a top pick!

Thank KyleinOhio
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had good pub type food in pleasant surroundings. Lots of sandwich selections and a great salad. (Actually I hated the ugly beat up bowl that my salad came in and I asked for a plate.) Service was good as well even though it was...More

Thank Patty R
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We love the place! I always get the blackened salmon salad which is always good. Nachos and chili are great as well. We enjoy going on Whiskey Wednesday for a cocktail.

Thank DaveDee M
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Never have had a good meal, whether it be the appetizers or the main course. Not expecting the quality of a high end restaurant because that is not business model, but it isn't even in the realm of their competitors. No knock on service, cleanliness...More

Thank Nach035
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Loved their fresh fruit when making cocktails!!! pineapple is the best, soaked in vodka!! Excellent!!!

Thank BevRussell
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Polaris Pkwy, Westerville, OH 43082-7986 (Formerly Rusty Bucket Corner Tavern)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Westerville
  • Phone Number: +1 614-890-3663
It's what every neighborhood needs. A fun, fast, and friendly place to dine, celebrate, or just hang. And be all of those things to families, children, singles, grandparents, students and business people. That's the thinking behind the concept of the Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern. And it's what you'll find in every corner of each and every one. From the menu - a combination of updated familiar favorites designed to delight food lovers of every type and age - to the warmth of the naturalistic decor, underscored by a staff that embodies Genuine Hospitality, Rusty Bucket feels immediately familiar and comfortable to anyone that walks in.
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