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Thirsty Pony

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
+1 419-626-6761
11:00 - 22:00
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Sioux City, Iowa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Last night in sandusky, best place we found to eat. Great service, great food, and a great atmosphere. You can't loose here. Mike was a great server, thanks for the great time.

Thank katieshuck
Columbus, Ohio
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77 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

I can't even begin to count the number of plastic souvenir cups we have from here, in my kitchen cabinets. A trip to CP is not complete without a stop here. Amazing Fried Pickles!!

Thank kmcruland
Youngstown, Ohio
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81 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

Fun place, great food, great prices, convenient. Staff is excellent. Would definitely return. Lots of beers on tap.

Thank ellentd
st louis
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Food was hot, fresh, and waiter Antoine was a sweetheart! Late night waitress served drinks and gave advice on where to go in town.

Thank delythwells
Pittsburgh, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

Atmosphere was awesome. Food was great and the quality to price value was also good. Given a resort town, this restaurant does not gouge you. Highly recommended and a wide variety to choose from. Chicken fingers, fry trio (sweet potato, tots, and fries), blue burger, and wings were ordered and EVERYTHING was DELICIOUS.

Thank Nick I
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

Good food, learned to play Keno, lots of fun things for kids to do attached to Thirsty Pony. Would be a fun place to go without kids too.

Thank Suemac25
Cleona, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

Okay place. Food was average at best (although the fried pickles were really good). But bathroom pictures were inappropriate for kids.

1 Thank Lynne K
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

The indoor waterpark was very small and not all slides were open. The bowling alley and lazer tag was good and we were glad to have the whole place near our hotel. If it had rained-it would have been a lifesaver.

Thank ggradwell
Morgantown, West Virginia
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266 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

We've driven by this place numerous times and never stopped in. We always assumed it was a total dive and a terrible place to take children. Boy were we wrong! It has something for everyone and then some. I was a really big fan of their pizza and everyone enjoyed their food. Plus they have an extensive drink menu in... More 

Thank hugs4tree
Staten Island, NY
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2015

We went for dinner while visiting Cedar Point. It was good, not gourmet or anything. lol. Best part of the dinner was our server Antoinne, so nice and attentive and all smiles. One note the tables are all bar height, not easy to get up and down from those stools, so it traveling with elderly or toddlers, keep that in... More 

Thank Luckiestmomever

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1935 Cleveland Rd, Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park, Sandusky, OH 44870-4308
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-626-6761
  • This restaurant is at Quality Inn & Suites Rainwater Park

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