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Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
+1 937-436-2426
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

American food and huge amounts of beer from the vast range on offer. Go if you are hungry and a carnivore, otherwise its not for you. Look out for discount coupons, our group saved a good amount by using them.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting our granddaughter brought us to this wonderful restaurant. No problem to seat 6 people. Located on a corner with parking across the street.

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great meal! Served with garlic toast! If you like it spicy, they will make it or if you like it mild, better tell them! Always get a double Nickel salad too! Unless you are a big eater, this is enough to share....of course...More

Thank com4table
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eat at the Rusty Bucket several times over the years, and I can't figure out the attraction. I was there on a week night, and the restaurant was empty. Yet it took more time that one would expect to be seated. I ordered the...More

Thank TJouer
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Even though we had to wait about 20 minutes to get seated (Friday night,) they just sent us a text message when our table was ready, giving us 15 min. to explore some area shops within walking distance. Great use of technology! Pleasant atmosphere, servers...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We stopped for early lunch and it was not very busy yet. The Fish Sandwich ($11.29) looked good and we upgraded to sweet potato fries for another $1.39. A 20 oz. Kentucky Bourbon Barrel beer was $7.49. Jordan was on top of everything and kept...More

Thank OldBoyScoutFox
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were seated right away. Server was very attentive. food was delicious. atmosphere is great and not too loud. I would come back in a minute to this fine place.

Thank Cher A
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's been a while since I have been here but I have a feeling I'll be back a lot quicker. I love the decor in here & many beer selections. I was in the mood for a good sandwich & decided on the Rueben. Very...More

Thank Auburnfan76
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The garlic shrimp on Friday is delicious! Of course the double nickel salad is the best! I only give it 3 stars, because I had a hamburger there and it was only average! The service is always great, and they will split meals in the...More

Thank com4table
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Enjoyed a Monday night dinner at the Rusty Bucket. For a party of 5, we certainly spread out our arrivals. 2 - early, 1 - on time, 1 - 5 minutes late and 1 -15 minutes late. That being said, our waitress stayed on top...More

Thank DaytonWoman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-436-2426
It's what every neighborhood needs. A fun, fast, and friendly place to dine, celebrate, or just hang. And be all of those things to families, children, singles, grandparents, students and business people. That's the thinking behind the concept of the Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern. And it's what you'll find in every corner of each and every one. From the menu - a combination of updated familiar favorites designed to delight food lovers of every type and age - to the warmth of the naturalistic decor, underscored by a staff that embodies Genuine Hospitality, Rusty Bucket feels immediately familiar and comfortable to anyone that walks in. It's where your neighborhood eats, drinks & laughs
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