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Old Canal Smokehouse

94 E Water St, Chillicothe, OH 45601-2544
+1 740-779-3278
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (70 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
94 E Water St, Chillicothe, OH 45601-2544
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in on a recommendation from a local shop owner. We were disappointed! The temp was in the low 70's which made sitting on the outdoor patio very comfortable in an fantastic atmosphere! Beer was cold, good selection of local brews and the bar b...More

Thank Philip N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food and staff are great! Great local place to visit and eat. You can eat in or take out. Either way it is a great experience.

Thank hilbert2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Drove 90 miles to take my wife out. I found this great rib place. The food was wonderful, along with amazing corn bread and not to mention the tasty armadillo eggs. The staff was very friendly and the food suggestions was right on point. Already...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A relaxed atmosphere with great service. The tri-tip sandwich as delicious. The brisket sandwich as ok.

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a great find on the final night of our road trip. We arrived about 35 minutes before they were closing and the waitress was fantastic at accommodating us. She was very friendly, told us about the place and surrounding area. She allowed us...More

Thank funstlucia
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I was driving through with my family and decided to stop. It was delicious and the service was great!

Thank nmi9
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

A stop at this restaurant is a must, whenever we are in Chillicothe. The brisket and pulled pork combo is fantastic and fork tender. The mac-n-cheese is wonderful. You won't go away hungry!

Thank Susan O
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We love old canal smokehouse. One of my personal favorite restaurants in the area. I love their pulled pork sandwich with smokehouse spuds and the cream corn casserole. Delicious! Also they have a pizza on their appetizer menu which is delicious. They're pig chips are...More

Thank Augustandwally
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Read the first item on the menu it was coconut crusted onion rings. They were fantastic. Then the bourbon glazed pork chops what can I say. The combo ribs were even better. Let's talk about the sides. The baked beans terrific, the corn casserole was...More

Thank SherlockHoka
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I always take friends and family to Old Canal Smokehouse for a special treat. We love their food, atmosphere, and friendly service.

Thank rubyeldridge
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31 January 2017|
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Response from vacabuckeye | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you're asking if the restaurant is affiliated with that family or if I'm related to them.... but neither.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
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: 94 E Water St, Chillicothe, OH 45601-2544
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Chillicothe
  • Phone Number: +1 740-779-3278
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