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Sunny Side Inn

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Pizza
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7849 State Route 219, Celina, OH 45822
+1 419-268-2012
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always good and a must visit for anyone in the area. Chicken and fish always great, comfort foods for everyone

Thank Jason V
Celina, Ohio
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

They had a 4-piece chicken dinner for a special. The cook, by mistake, put on 5 pieces. When the server noticed, she came to the table and TOOK a piece of chicken from my plate.

Thank kfetters
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

The food and service is good. This restaurant is accessible by land or water. It is at Bowie #9 off the main body of grand lake St Mary's. The staff treats you like a friend they haven't seen in a while.

Thank Brian H
Taylors, South Carolina
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219 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Out and about with my mother-in-law, we needed a place for lunch. We stopped at Sunny Side Inn. The staff was warm and welcoming. The food was great. The pork tenderloin sandwich is HUGE! This place is a local gem that deserves your attention. Give them a try.

Thank Rome M
rockford, ohio
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

We ate here on a Saturday night, with another couple. They have been here several times before, it was our first visit. When we walked in, you can smell the deep fried chicken in the air (oh so heavenly, that smell). We sat ourselves as this is a casual dining eatery. Our waitress came to our table immediately. The menu... More 

1 Thank cathy w
Celina, Ohio
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Excellent food at very reasonable prices. Service is excellent and the atmosphere is very nice. This is a clean and warm feeling restaurant. Try their tenderloins...but let me warn you, they are BIG and delicious!

Thank Nancy H
Anna, Ohio
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144 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

Sunny Side is located on Grand Lake St Marys on SR219. We had heard about it the week before from friends who had just come from there. Saturday, another couple, their daughter and my wife and I decided to try it. The place is located on a channel of the lake and has 4 slips or docking areas for boats.... More 

Thank Jo_and_Tom
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41 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2013

We discovered this restaurant on a motorcycle ride with friends. It was just a local, friendly place...nothing fancy. The staff were very friendly and the food wasn't bad. I wish now that I had tried the fried chicken, as it looked very good and got very good reviews from others. I had the beef taco salad which I probably would... More 

2 Thank Junusebopp
Celina, Ohio
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2012

We live in the area and eat here fairly regularly. You can depend on the food to be good, the service to be friendly, and the bill to be reasonable. Don't come here expecting a gourmet menu, but we've never had a bad meal here yet! This is one of our favorite lake restaurants.

2 Thank Dan and Kathy S
Minster, Ohio
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211 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2012

Nice access from highway and Grand Lake St. Marys. The food is good and the staff is friendly and helpful. My wife and I enjoy the fried chicken and the home make pies.

Thank Ricky S

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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub, Pizza
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7849 State Route 219, Celina, OH 45822
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Celina
  • Phone Number: +1 419-268-2012

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