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Ye Olde Trail Tavern

228 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs, OH 45387-1831
+1 937-767-7448
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good35%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“fries” (16 reviews)
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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228 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs, OH 45387-1831
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the oldest tavern in gin Oh. Renovated this year, interior like it's always been, like stepping back in time, great selection of food, good selection of bottle and draft beer. Right in the heart of downtown Yello Springs

Thank jeffcY4385OR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Yellow Springs, Ohio, my husband and I were seeking a late night pint--not quite ready to retire to our quant motel room up the road. We had seen the sign for The Trail Tavern, and decided it looked promising. We...More

Thank MaritaBeth C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great lunch on a cold day. Ye Old Trail Tavern has a lot of character, good service, and great food.

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building dates back to the early 1800’s and is full of charm. The menu is limited but the food is great. Stick to the real potato soup and not the vegan version. You’ll thank me for it. Sandwiches are big enough to share and...More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing schnitzel sandwich!!! Super chocolate milk stout. My husband had the fabulous getta burger. The service is amazing and so polite. The outdoor patio is beautiful and relaxing.

Thank Tarra W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Our first stop during our couples' weekend was brunch at the Tavern. Very cool original building which dates back to the 1800's. Very friendly staff, and we were well taken care of by our server, Whitney. Answering our questions, she gave us great suggestions for...More

1  Thank GoBucksDublin_OH
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the burger on their outdoor deck. Their Pretzels and Beer Cheese was Fabulous. Service was great and it was fast. Would visit again.

1  Thank HockeeLady
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided at the eleventh hour to try this place after hiking and hammocking in nearby John Bryan State Park. Excellent food and service with a German flair! Can't wait to go again!

1  Thank Dove E
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Nicely redone restaurant with German flavor. Good selections of beers on tap. Did not dine there but reviewed menu. Oldest tavern in OH!

1  Thank Tahoe1991
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and ordered their bourbon burgers. We chose the fries for one side and their black & tan onion rings as the other. The sandwiches and both side items were all delicious. We also enjoyed their outside seating on a nice...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Xenia Ave, Yellow Springs, OH 45387-1831
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Yellow Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 937-767-7448
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Located in Yellow Springs, Ohio's oldest tavern, since 1827. Enjoy craft draft and bottled beer, wine and a large menu with a German American feel.
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