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Pufferbelly Limited - CLOSED

152 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3583
+1 330-673-1771
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (16 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
152 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3583
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Loved the atmosphere and shared many good meals and events there. Sorry it is now closed. Décor was in context with the historic building

Thank f0cus0nsmiles
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Closed Dec 31 after 31 years. We'll miss the PUfferbelly. Need I say more. Great place for breakfast lunch and dinner. Hopefully Azziza will keep up the tradition.

Thank jhdaugh
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We don't often stop in Kent, but when we do we always make it a point to enjoy a meal at Pufferbelly. Have tried different meals each time and have yet to be disappointed.

Thank DragonDad
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We used to love going to this restaurant because of the great and unique atmosphere, but the food has gotten more and more average tasting. I like supporting local businesses but the Pufferbelly needs to make a change with the menu or cook.

Thank 585brentr
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The folks hosting the walk in downtown Kent suggested this place which was just down the street from the walk site. It's housed in the old train station. There are many old photos and railroad paraphernalia to see. I ordered the Andouille Sausage and Chicken...More

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The Pufferbelly is a good Hometown Restaurant with good food and a friendly staff. We have eaten here for many years and have always enjoyed it. They have a good menu and have changing specials. If you get the chance try their Sunday Brunch! Good...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Pufferbelly, Ltd is located in the college town of Kent, Ohio. My family has dined here many times throughout the years when my daughter received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Kent State University. When my daughter and I entered the restaurant yesterday, we stepped...More

Thank Lorrie C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A diner can always be assured of a good meal at this restaurant. It has a diverse menu so one can choose from salads to flatbreads to pizza to steaks and seafood and everything in between. The prices are reasonable, not only on the food,...More

Thank Bulldog44240
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The food here is good and so is the service. An old quaint train station serves as the restaraunt. I love the ambiance of this place.

Thank David R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I’ve read that this isn’t the place it used to be...that may be true, but it is still a good value, good food establishment. Our server was fast, efficient and very affable. The food was excellent, hot and on time! What else can you say?...More

Thank Goldfinch2324
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Franklin Ave, Kent, OH 44240-3583
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-673-1771
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