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Spot Restaurant

201 S Ohio Ave, Sidney, OH 45365-3009
+1 937-492-9181
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (25 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner
201 S Ohio Ave, Sidney, OH 45365-3009
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want something different that isnt a chain restaurant this is a great place to visit! It is kind friendly and the food was very delicious! We ordered cheeseburgers and french fries and they were the best fries I have had in a long...More

Thank KLOhio2006
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When family comes to visit, I always take them at least once to the Spot. Great diner food!!! Inexpensive. You order your food at the cash register, pick up your own food and dine. They also have a car hop just like the good ole...More

Thank CountryGal2011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found this diner to be very enjoyable. The decor was something right out of Happy Days. The food was tasty and the prices very reasonable. A nice change up from fast food restaurants.

Thank Missy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant food was a greasy diner at best. Everything smelled and tasted like deep fried onion rings. The French fries were the high light of my meal. I had heard all the hype about the pies and found the rhubarb pie dry and bland....More

Thank mdiet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bought a whole strawberry pie to take home. Bland, except for the faint onion ring taste that comes from sitting out too long in close proximity. Tasteless glaze like a bad agar. Crust was unappealing. Way overpriced for what looked like school cafeteria food from...More

Thank HDSlowride
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

All of the burgers are great, onion rings too. Any pie you pick will not disappoint. Every time we're in town for business this is where we stop for lunch.

Thank tbird437
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This diner has been around for over 100 years and the food is homemade and tastes great. The menu is so varied that everyone can find something they like.

Thank Christi T
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of my favorite throwback eating spots. Large tenderloins that are thick and roll over the bun, hand made onion rings, home made pies, and a menu of other good solid selections . You can park and order curb service or go inside...More

Thank tbolttraveler
Reviewed 19 March 2017

they have the best double cheeseburgers with everything sauce.pies the strawberry pie is the best around.

Thank Gene T
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We have been going to thie Spot for years.good homemade food and fresh pies.we like the tenderloin and the smoked sausage sandwiches,also the vegetable soup.

Thank Teresa H
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Dale D
When did The Spot open?
12 January 2017|
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Response from SpotRest | Property representative |
The Spot opened in 1907.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$10
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 S Ohio Ave, Sidney, OH 45365-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 937-492-9181
  • E-mail
The Spot Restaurant has been a fixture on Historic Courthouse Square in Downtown Sidney. We feature fresh ground burgers, made from scratch pies and hand breaded onion rings and pork tenderloins. W ether you dine in our retro dining room our pull up to one of our car hop served stations you will be transformed back to the 1950's Americana. We look forward to serving you!
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