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Skyline Chili

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1990 Harding Hwy, Lima, OH 45804-3418
+1 419-991-1990
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Mount Pleasant
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185 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm from Michigan and this was my first Skyline Chili experience. I had the 4 way and it was really good for pretty cheap. I went here because of the Big and Rich song haha.

Thank Robertstj
Findlay, Ohio
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Cincinnati chili - you either love it or hate it. Probably not what you're expecting if you're not familiar. I acquired the taste when attending UC & love it. Stop here whenever we're passing by Lima. Always quick service and reasonable price. Always ask if you need refills, even a drink to take with you.

Thank jaykE7478KI
UP Michigan
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124 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

First visit. Parking lot and restaurant pretty full, so thought must be really good. My wife and I each had 2 chili dogs. Very disappointing. Child was watery and flavorless, and heaping mound of "angel hair" type shredded cheese was bland. Sat like a lump in our stomachs for several hours. Other customers seemed happy, so maybe it was just... More 

Thank BaydeNoc
rockford, ohio
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48 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We stopped in here for lunch while doing some holiday shopping on Dec. 23, the parking lot was fairly full, but we could see plenty of space to sit and eat. Our waitress was quick to address us, and take our beverage order, and when we decided on what we wanted to order, she took our order, and our food... More 

Thank cathy w
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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1,382 reviews
649 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 367 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Probably our favorite fast food. Unfortunately, Skyline Chili places are somewhat limited to around Cincinnati and over into Indiana + Florida from Ft. Lauderdale and up the west coast to Clearwater. This is actually the original Cincinnati chili, which is totally unique. It's a thin meaty sauce with Worcestershire sauce, cumin, cinnamon, vinegar, and a couple other things (you can... More 

Thank RickMIusa
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is definitely a different kind of chili, sweet Mediterranean taste. The fries were Good and the sweet tea was very good

Thank Lynn D
Lima, OH
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70 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I love the 5 Way Chili (actually spaghetti with meat sauce) and the Chili/Cheese dogs. Prices are reasonable, food is hot, service is fast.

Thank cinskeep
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We actually visit Skyline pretty frequently! The staff there is exceptional. They are quick, courteous, and always friendly. Your food comes out super quick! We also enjoy the kids night/craft. Everything on the menu is great. Pass the hot sauce!

Thank jspencej
Toronto, Canada
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445 reviews
420 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Skyline Chili was first recommended to us a few years ago in Cincinnati. When we checked it out the mound of cheese and the underlying spaghetti blew us away. We were expecting a bowl of chili and had no idea of what a 3-way was (pause). Three years later we were curious as to how much of our previous enthusiasm... More 

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Spencerville, Ohio
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35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Good food and quick. Been here many times when I get to the side of Lima. I usually ask for extra sauce on my Five Way. Much nicer since they put in new seating and remodeled the restrooms. I have rarely been disappointed to here.

Thank RodgerRexJet

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1990 Harding Hwy, Lima, OH 45804-3418
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +1 419-991-1990

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