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Wooden Shoe Inn

6 N Main St, Minster, OH 45865-1119
+1 419-628-2349
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
6 N Main St, Minster, OH 45865-1119
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the 1/2 chicken split between 2 of us. Plenty of food, however nothing was seasoned. Place is old, floors were sticky, needs some TLC. Can't say we would eat here again

Thank Dlcharles
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I had Chicken dinner Good nothing special, wife had ham steak OK , fries OK looked burnt, salid small lettuce only blue cheese dressing and crumbles great. Couple with us had breaded tenderloins and not what we are use to (smaller than expected) they said...More

Thank Larry82953
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Great piece of small town USA The fresh perch was very good Salad that came with it was a disappointment My father in law got the pork tenderloin sandwich he loved it The atmosphere is straight out of the seventies We will be back

1  Thank Mike A
Reviewed 27 October 2016

First time we went for lunch, I had the chicken -- it was great and had plenty to take home for another lunch. Second time for lunch, I had the perch and it was excellent. Tomorrow we are going for lunch again and don't know...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stopped at the Wooden Shoe Inn located in Minster, Ohio on State Route 66 for dinner. We ordered the perch dinner which was fabulous. We also had a very good server. Unfortunately, I did not catch his name, but he was AWESOME !!!

Thank jmsmeljoe
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Our group of four ordered three chicken baskets & 1 chicken strips. We got there just before closing and were last customers of the day but out waitress was super attentive, and the chicken was AWESOME!

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

It's all about the chicken dinner which can feed two normal people. Take a short drive through farmland to this idyllic community of German immigrants. Hoist a beer in an authentic Stein while you wait. You will be glad you came.

Thank anovavacationer
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Fine dining and casual dining. Found on the main intersection of Minster. "The Shoe" is known for its French fried chicken. If you don't want chicken, ask for other meals available. German food available once each month--See notice in window. Lake Erie Perch also advertised...More

Thank jtkemper
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Unfortunately the last visit was on a Monday and they had not changed the oil for frying the chicken over the weekend and this oil tasted rancid. Sides were mediocre. forty years ago it was a memorable dining experience not last fall.

Thank mail452
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Hadn't been here in years but still as good as I remember. Friendly waiter with quick service. Could use update to decor but hasn't changed as long as I remember.

Thank Amy C
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Linda B
24 September 2016|
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Response from jtkemper | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They are open from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 N Main St, Minster, OH 45865-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Minster
  • Phone Number: +1 419-628-2349
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