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“Take a step back into time - the original decor from the 20's has changed little.”
Review of The Meadows

The Meadows
Ranked #20 of 94 Restaurants in Middletown
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This charming restaurant is off the beaten path but you will be rewarded for taking the time to find it. Under news ownership, the food is prepared fresh by a chef who knows his kitchen. Try the superb Rack of Lamb or the salmon - you will do back for more.

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

I have been visiting the "Meadows" on a frequent basis since 1972.

Having worked for Armco Steel and later AK Steel for 33 years, I had the opportunity to entertain and dine many business associates over the years...I have had the occasion to introduce as many as 100 + people to the "Meadows" over the years..not one was ever disappointed...it is, for real, a landmark.

If you want fine dining, a limited menu, and the best filet you can find come to the "Meadows".

A rustic atmosphere, wood paneling, booths around a bar with just a couple of tables...intimate and very cozy.

My business associates, when I asked were they wanted to meet for dinner, always said the "Meadows". The business was recently sold to a different owner...but...the legend continues...the food is super...the servings ample...the ambiance great. Not easy to get to, but if you are in Middletown, Ohio, it is worth the time to find.

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Reviewed 23 January 2016

At the suggestion of neighbors who are quite knowledgeable about restaurants in the area, we joined them for dinner at The Meadows on a weeknight, and we were not disappointed. Relatively small and not particularly imposing, we had probably driven by the restaurant for years and never taken any notice, but once through the door on a winter night, the dark pine paneling and cozy booths gave it the feeling of a friendly pub with a 1940s décor that, unlike Crackle Barrel, is original. The menu is not extensive, and as our neighbors remarked, would probably benefit from a nightly “special”. But there was an ample selection (6 to 8 items) of appetizers, salads, sandwiches, and entrees. Our party had the salmon, pork chop, and beef tips; each dish was excellent. The portions were large, and the entrees were accompanied by a salad and warm bread; the salad is a standard green salad, with a variety of dressings. For dessert, each couple split a piece of coconut pie, which was delicious and totally worthwhile even if you are stuffed. The server was friendly, attentive, and helpful, and the owner came by during the meal. Given the quality, the prices are fair. The clientele was older, the music was Sinatra, and the seating conducive to conversation. So if you want a quiet and/or romantic night out, this is a great place. The food, at least the dishes we had, is equal or better than what we’ve experienced in the Cincinnati-Dayton region. Definitely will be back.

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Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

We ate there tonight. What an atmosphere. Soft lights, dinner music, great service, food was excellent. New York strip steak surpassed any place around. The rainbow trout was the best I have ever eaten. Definitely will go back!!!! Best kept secret in Middletown.

1  Thank Darlene C
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Hostess/Bartender friendly,server efficient (and nice) food GREAT !..was informed they have prime rib Most Saturdays (probably should call ahead)...have Always loved this ole place

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Thank Michael C
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