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The Oaks Lodge

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5878 Longacre Ln, Chippewa Lake, OH 44215-9778
+1 330-769-2601
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13:00 - 21:00
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Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Wed - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
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Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad Thanksgiving buffet overall. We were seated in a cozy and nicely decorated room. It would of been cozier if the fireplaces were on. The traditional mashed potatoes were nowhere to be found, though, as advertised. The rolls were hard. Otherwise, the rest of the buffet was very good, but the area could of used a little more... More 

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Thank dawnS4728HW
Chardon, Ohio
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving home and we were looking for a nice place that wasn't a chai. We read the reviews and stopped the. Ire is lovely and the food awesome very enjoyable evening

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Thank Dorothy C
Murrysville, PA
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

My husband and I have been going to the Oaks since the early 1970s. For the past twenty something years, we have been meeting college friends there once a year. We began at the bar with a very friendly bartender then moved to the dining room. We started with appetizers; calamari (which is not fried), sauerkraut balls and stuffed peppers.... More 

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Thank Kathleen F
Chippewa Lake, United States
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113 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Very good food. The building sits ona great proerty with views of Chippewa Lake. Very nice place to spend soem time with my wife.

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Thank Patrick K
Olmsted Falls, Ohio, USA
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food is terrific! Service and ambiance is excellent! I suggest the filet which is melt in your mouth delicious.

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Thank Mary W
Wooster, Ohio
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant and the view was nice. However drunks to n corner were loud.The service was horrible and what was supposed to be a nice evening turned out terrible. Salmon was over cooked, Mahi was to oily and kitchen was very slow. Overall first experience was so bad we will not go back!

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Thank HBMIII
Brick Township, New Jersey, United States
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119 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Ok, I'm gonna be honest up front. We went her to have dinner, but ended up only having drinks. That being said, this poor review may not be justified. Our friends that live near here wanted us to have a grown-ups night out a nice restaurant with them while we were visiting. We didn't have a reservation, I guess our... More 

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Thank Glenn F
Ohio
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Spectacular sunset view is worth the trip to this remote restaurant but expect high prices. The food is nothing to write home about but I don't think people come here for the cuisine. It's more for the location and atmosphere. The service is excellent too. Great place for special occasions.

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1 Thank Traviata5013
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

If you are seeking a picture-perfect setting along a lake for refreshments or dinner, this would be your place! A group of five of us arrived unexpectedly on a busy Saturday around 6 p.m. without a reservation (this is not advised!), but the hostess consulted her book and managed to accommodate us. We were seated at an outdoor patio table... More 

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Mansfield, Ohio
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We ate there this evening after a business acquaintance recommended it, and it was everything he said it was. The restaurant is intimate and full of character, the grounds are beautiful, and the food was absolutely delicious. One of our new favorite places, and we will be returning often.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5878 Longacre Ln, Chippewa Lake, OH 44215-9778
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Chippewa Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 330-769-2601

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