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Bootleggers Waterfront Grille and Bar

4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
+1 419-734-0450
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good19%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“pork chop” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Two couple came together from locations an hour away in both directions. Perfect spot to meet with a location right on the water. The menu was extensive overall but very limited for lunch. I had the perch sandwich which was good and the corn shrimp...More

1  Thank retiree2
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Great location on the water. Fish entrees were very good. Nice sirloin steak ruined by huge amounts of salt. Barely edible.

Thank abacogirl16
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Sucks!! Was really hoping for better out of a "local" experience. Unaccommodating hours, rude staff, overall a mess and less than 1 star experience. Can I say we've been twice and haven't even been inside? Luckily, we saved ourselves, and hopefully you read this review...More

Thank Alexandra N
Reviewed 6 September 2017

In the past, this was a great place to eat. I understand it's changed ownership a couple time and there has definitely been a significant decline since. Staff is not very friendly or accommodating. Couldn't even post 2 tables together to accommodate 4 people dining...More

1  Thank tak2222
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Came here for a light lunch of appetizers which came to a very high amount. There menu seemed very pricey I get it your own the water but still keep it reasonable

Thank thunderous
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We stopped for lunch and split a salad and Fried Oysters. The salad was full of the greens (weeds) that you just can not chew. The oysters were good.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The service continues to improve, like eating there and watching the boats go by, eat there every year and lately the service has gotten better, food is average but great eating on the porch out near the lake.

Thank David F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This place has a great water front view. I would suggest to eat here for dinner as there were only three sandwiches for lunch. All other dishes were dinner sized entrees. I had the perch sandwich with fries for $14.95 and it was okay at...More

1  Thank VegasGirlOhio
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Loved this place as did our whole party of others! Everyone ordered something different and all of us loved what we had ordered. High recommend!

Thank Joyce K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My husband and I found this restaurant on our way to Put-In-Bay Island on the Jet express which docks nearby. We traveled by car for an hour to get here and we quickly found a table right on the water. My husband had little to...More

1  Thank Lorrie C
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11 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available, Television
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Jefferson St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-1160
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Port Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 419-734-0450
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