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Malabar Farm Restaurant

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3645 Pleasant Valley Rd, Perrysville, OH 44864-9637
11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Rocky River, Ohio
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have a unique group with one of us vegan and the other one gluten and lactose free, no problem here. The owner works the front of the restaurant and came over to find out what we needed then hand carried our dishes to the table. They modified the menu in one case and made something not on the menu... More 

Thank MarkB567
Mansfield, Ohio
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

As always, the food is excellent and the service is also excellent. We eat here on special occasions. Reservations are recommended, however sometimes you can get in just fine as a walk-in.

Thank Cindy H
1 review
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This restaurant is a great small little getaway. Prices are a little on the pricier side but are well worth the food quality and taste. I will most definitely go back!

Thank Zach D
Loudonville, Ohio
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

An upscale dining place adjacent to Malabar farm state park, home of author Louis Bromfield where Boggie and Bacall married

Thank Dan S
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on a Sunday evening. The food was limited in choice but was tasty. The fried mushrooms were a meal in themselves! Service was good but overall, a little pricey. Not the place for children.

Thank Noah H
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

First a bit of background. Some family members of ours get together for the holidays but often AFTER the holiday rush. Richland County is close to a middle meeting ground. Two years ago we had a wonderful Sunday dinner (in January) at the Malabar Farm restaurant near Lucas, Ohio. It’s an inviting place. Last Sunday we met there again. I... More 

Thank WheelingWanderer
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Every time we dine here it is an adventure. The food is always prepared in a delicious manner and the servings are quite ample. It is a great place to get away out in the country and enjoy the moment.

Thank Carol K
Bellville, Ohio
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I treated our guest who had never been here before. They were pleased with their salmon. I had a T-bone which was cooked to perfection. My wife had lamb. She said it was delicious.

Thank Fred750
Columbus, Ohio
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

First off: be prepared for no cell service and if it's a glorious day, don't expect to be seated quickly or for fast service. I say that because I saw many, many disgruntled patrons impatiently waiting to be seated. Um, if the tables are all full, there is nowhere for you to sit! The staff were seriously running to serve... More 

Thank Hiogirl
Roscoe, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Totally enjoyed the food. Everything tasted so fresh. Went with a group of six and everyone enjoyed their meal.

Thank Ann O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3645 Pleasant Valley Rd, Perrysville, OH 44864-9637
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Perrysville
  • Phone Number: 4199385205

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