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Buxton Inn

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313 Broadway E, Granville, OH 43023-1307
+1 740-587-0001
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
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Granville, Ohio
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Neighbors invited us to join them for drinks and dinner in the tavern. Great room...200 year old Inn and the tavern has that ambiance. Really enjoyed a bleu. Cheese burger and fries. Husband had the fish and chips. All excellent with great service. Going back for lunch this week!

Thank vince p
Newark, Ohio
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We took my Mother here for her birthday celebration dinner, expecting a nice, upscale meal. What a huge disappointment. To say our server struggled to open our bottle of wine is an understatement. First, she could not remove the foil. Then, instead of using a conventional corkscrew, she used some automated bottle opener. Which she clearly didn't know how to... More 

Thank sahedges
Jennifer V, Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

SaHedges- Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. If you could please take just another moment and give our Food and Bev Director, Bill, a call. He would like to talk through your experience and make things right. 740.587.0001 More 

Columbus, Ohio
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115 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Offering a wide variety of really good food, in multiple themed dining rooms, the Buxton In is a landmark in Granville and a must-see, must-dine experience for anyone in the area. The ghosts that have been seen from time to time just add frosting to the cake!

Thank Jonathan J
Jennifer V, Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Jonathan! What a great review.Thank you for taking the time review us. More 

Springfield, Ohio
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508 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

We dined in the main dining room and enjoyed the experience and ambiance. We had chatted with the chef in the bar earlier in late afternoon, and took his recommendations for dinner. I had their Chesapeake Seafood entree, which was good but very rich. I got a Caesar Salad, which was pretty good. The rolls were fresh and tasty. I... More 

Thank Sliphorn
Jennifer V, Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We do hope to see you back here soon. We have started hosting a community dinner every Thursday that is really pretty awesome. Get on our website to see more details. Thank you again! More 

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

What a charming and historic place for a wonderful evening dinner. We found the wine selection to be good, The beef and fish were prepared just right and the host and wait staff took very good care of us. This was a great date night for us.

Thank Dan H
Jennifer V, Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

Dan - Thank you so much for taking a second to review us. We were happy to have you and are thrilled that you guys enjoyed yourself. Hopefully you be able to come back soon. Thanks again More 

Columbus, Ohio
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157 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We ate at the Buxton as part of our evening of visitng the historic Inn. There is a tavern downstairs that was hopping but we chose to eat upstairs in the more elegant dining rooms. We had the nightly special as it came highly recommend. Next time we will try something off the menu as we will return. Service was... More 

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92 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Buxton Inn used to be our go to place for fine dining and we even held our daughters rehearsal dinner there. It slowly went down hill with an out dated menu until we stopped going. It is now under new management and we gave it a try. We ate in the Tavern downstairs and enjoyed our meals. My wife loved... More 

Thank Lawrence P
Jennifer V, General Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

Lawrence - Thank you for taking a second to write a review. We sure do appreciate it. Your opinion as a loyal customer is important to us. We agree The Tavern is a great place for a romantic evening. It is so unique. We really don't know of another place like it! Thanks again we look forward to seeing you... More 

Grafenwohr, Germany
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Buxton Inn hosted our Rehearsal Dinner in the Lincoln Room, a beautiful historic room in the oldest section of the Inn. Tony, Events Coordinator, had everything prepared when we arrived and gave us an impromptu and very interesting tour of the Inn. Salads were fresh, crisp, and delicious. Most of our party of 30 enjoyed the main course which... More 

Thank HopeRM
Jennifer V, General Manager at Buxton Inn, responded to this review

Hope RM - That is wonderful you enjoyed your rehearsal dinner so much! Tony does a great job ensuring all the details are in place so that the bride to be has nothing to worry about. Your constructive feedback regarding server training and portion size is noted and we will look into what we can do to improve. Hope your... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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593 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I went on a ghost hunt in this town with a group of ladies a couple Octobers ago and we spent the weekend here. The bar/restaurant in the cellar is special. All the rooms are different and that is always interesting to me. We had a really nice dinner here too. I am not convinced that it is haunted.

Thank explorepossibilities
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

good for the Buxton to update the entrance and dining area. Food was terrific although the staff were overwhelmed so made the experience less enjoyable.

Thank Ellen I

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 Broadway E, Granville, OH 43023-1307
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Granville
  • Phone Number: +1 740-587-0001
  • This restaurant is at Buxton Inn

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