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Buckeye Express Diner

810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
+1 419-886-2900
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (39 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
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American, Diner
810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was excellent - lots to eat. Fund to eat in train car. Extras outside for kids to play and walk through. Nice experience

Thank ohio431
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must stop for Ohio State fans, but also anyone who likes good burgers. Their Chili is as good as their burgers and the mountain of handcut fries you get with your meal leaves you stuffed.

Thank Ted B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second time here, and the other 3 people with me had never been here. I had hyped it up to them as "great food with an even greater atmosphere." Once again, the Buckeye Express lived up to the hype! The owner made...More

Thank john1963479
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been wanting to try this diner out for some time now and we are glad we finally did! My wife and I both had burgers which were huge and very tasty. My daughter had the kids grilled cheese and she loved hers as...More

Thank CJ2005
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a nice novelty of eating in an actual train. They give you generous portions of food which was good but not exceptional. The prices are a bit on the high side but if you like trains and Ohio State you might not...More

Thank Thomasoh
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I've been waiting to try this diner for a long time. It just seemed like every time I saw it from Interstate 71 it either wasn't time to eat or I didn't have time to stop. I was glad when I finally had my chance...More

Thank Ultrarider53
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely come here - doesn't look like much on the outside, but the food is delicious. Came here with two older daughters on the way to Mohican. We picked up longjohn donuts at Der Dutchman for dessert before coming up the hill. Not a traditional...More

Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Been by it so many times, just looked like an old train they tried to turn into an eatery....so glad I finally stopped in for dinner. Food was great, and portions were large! Delicious fried pickles, delicious grilled cheese....ambience of trains is really neat. Place...More

Thank reviewerforhire
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stopped on our way to the Wishmaker House & so glad we did. Fun eating in a train car & Ohio State decor. Food was AWESOME, the best burger & fresh cut fries, hand formed & huge! Can't wait to go back & try the...More

Thank Calwjb
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Huge serving of fries comes with sandwiches. I ordered the chili and it was a good size serving as well but a bit salty for my taste. Pop has free refills. Kids loved eating in the caboose and pulling the rope to ring the bell...More

Thank Pam T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 810 State Route 97 W, Bellville, OH 44813-9227
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Bellville
  • Phone Number: +1 419-886-2900
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