We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Spot Restaurant

201 S Ohio Ave, Sidney, OH 45365-3009
+1 937-492-9181
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pies” (28 reviews)
“strawberry pie” (16 reviews)
“onion rings” (16 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner
201 S Ohio Ave, Sidney, OH 45365-3009
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (130)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I decided to eat lunch here after multiple recommendations. It was a cute diner with a super friendly staff. We had the grilled chicken salad, fries, and vegetable soup. The fries were excellent. The soup and salad were so-so. We were trying...More

Thank Gwen K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Okay- so this is # 8 on the top 19 places to eat in Ohio before you die and it’s a must! Here’s what we learned: the burgers are all meat- no fillers. All of the pies are amazing- especially the fresh strawberry and sugar...More

1  Thank Tammie B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Busy little cafe on the square in Sidney. We got the Big Buy- one with steak fries and the other with onion rings. The burger was good as were the fries and onion rings but I wouldn't call them "to die for" good. The homemade...More

Thank Bart-Lisa-Bryant
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We've been here several times and got out always very satisfied! A friendly place where you can find the best sandwiches of the town and also one super yummy strawberry pie. Everything inside reminds of the good ol' days in a nice atmosphere from the...More

Thank TeamSloan_USA
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I was enjoying the town square in Sidney and came across the Spot restaurant. I had read the reviews on Tripadvisor and gave it a try. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I ordered the Big Buy - a double burger with lettuce, cheese,...More

Thank Moved2Texas
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Famous for their hamburgers but I was there for breakfast. The breakfast sausage was very good. I asked for my scrambled eggs to be medium and that is how they were delivered. Being on a reduced carb plan, they substituted cottage cheese instead of potatoes....More

Thank iradeannas
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Love the Big Buy with Onion Rings from this local diner... Excellent Taste that satisfies your burger hunger at a reasonable price. If you have room after this filling meal... Order a piece of homemade pie... Actually, even if you are full, order a piece...More

Thank buckeye1336
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

They have the best hand breaded tenderloin! Fresh upon order! And the onion rings...yummy! Pull up to the drive up speakers, and the great staff will bring your order right out with a smile!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Quaint little diner. Favorite place to eat in Sidney. Known for their pies, tenderloin and soups. Step back in time, must visit when in town.

1  Thank Todd & Cindy S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Cozy little restaurant with great character. Try a hamburger or some pie. Great food and great atmosphere!

Thank OhioLW
Nearby Restaurants
The Bridge Restaurant
99 reviews
.16 km away
Chilly Jilly's
19 reviews
.26 km away
High Grounds Cafe
17 reviews
.96 km away
Nearby Attractions
Tawawa Park
48 reviews
2.14 km away
Johnston Farm & Indian Agency
25 reviews
14.53 km away
Airstream Factory Tour
66 reviews
19.69 km away
Willy's Tavern
7 reviews
22.25 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Dale D
12 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SpotRest | Property representative |
The Spot opened in 1907.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 12
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing