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Busy Bee Restaurant

226 Gilman Ave, Marietta, OH 45750-2837
+1 740-373-3755
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Diner
226 Gilman Ave, Marietta, OH 45750-2837
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent many of New Years at the Lafayette Hotel in Marietta and ended up here the next morning for breakfast. Great little hole in the wall out of the way place you only find out about on sites like this. Love the food and the...More

Thank FinalSaluteLLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had just gotten into town, couldn't check into hotel yet, se we explored and found the BUsy Bee for breakfast. Hot coffee, friendly and fast service and yummy omelets! Hit the spot!

Thank lparzero
Reviewed 22 August 2017

They have a sign on the wall that says "Farm to Fork". It is a fact. Very good, tasty breakfast. Things like farm fresh eggs (of course), good bacon and biscuits (served hot). Homemade butter and Ketchup as well. They have something called "Cornmeal Mush"...More

Thank Timothy A
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Fresh, easy, american good. Loved it. And loved they support local farmers. Loved the sweet potato fries. Saw another table getting pancakes - they were huge and looked yummy. Everything we saw come out to those around us looked great! It was hard to decide...More

Thank LatorreFamily
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Glad my friend planned to take me here! Everything they said about it was right on...even to the coffee being bad. That was the only thing! The food, staff, and prices are great. There is a big map of the back wall...and they encourage you...More

Thank MaryinSFL
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This diner was hopping when we arrived, and we had a good and filling meal at a good price. Seemed like mostly locals, and the service was good and friendly.

Thank JordanF
Reviewed 17 July 2017

I stopped in here after making a point to plot out a course earlier the day before because I really wanted to stop in. The waitress was wonderful and the Patrons were friendly

Thank Charity E
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We had breakfast here on a Sunday while in town on vacation, typical Diner breakfast fare, but was expecting more since they advertised a farm to table menu. my biggest complaint is if you are stating that, at least hide the fact that you are...More

Thank Aaron H
Larry S, Owner at Busy Bee Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Aaron, thanks for stopping by our restaurant and leaving a review. Farm to Table is a challenging concept for any restaurant, and in the Mid Ohio Valley we have a lot of agriculture and farm operations to be able to support, however, we cant...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Went here for lunch. Love the little diner feel. Place was clean. Allie our server was friendly and energetic she was a busy bee 😊. I ordered the Reuben sandwich with broccoli salad. It was by far the best Reuben I've had. Will definitely be...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Small cozy restaurant in a nicely converted and appointed old building in Marietta. Very friendly staff and excellent food largely consisting of sandwiches and breakfast items (served all day).

Thank pkupferberg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 226 Gilman Ave, Marietta, OH 45750-2837
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Marietta
  • Phone Number: +1 740-373-3755
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