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Shade On The Canal

19 S High St, Canal Winchester, OH 43110-1212
+1 614-837-9873
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
19 S High St, Canal Winchester, OH 43110-1212
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Reviewed 4 days ago

When my son was smaller, he would beg me to take him to "Froggy's"- in neighborhood lingo, that could only mean one thing: Shade on the Canal. And indeed a trip there WAS a treat: Shades has an exceptional and spicy Bayou Burger, and their...More

Thank margarethZ3248RD
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Very popular place with the locals. Very casual, friendly place that has a really good selection of food. Everything I have tried is good.

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Order a philly, and a pizza and 5 wings, everthing was nice and hot, philly had a lot if meat on it, wings was kind of tough and the pizza was hot and had a lot of toppings but it lacked taste and seasoning if...More

Thank jamewlls
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We have always been impressed by the selection and quality of the food. I recommend the nachos full order. It is always a huge serving. Keep in mind on weekend nights this place is busy. Be patient on the food, enjoy the atmosphere and throw...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped by for lunch with a co-worker, had sandwich, salad and big appetizer, only $19 before tip. All the food was very good and service was good despite being busy. I would definitely go back, maybe for dinner or happy hour next time.

Thank williamaD7890RJ
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Crowd size is usually a pretty good indicator that a restaurant can turn out terrific food. Usually, but not always. Shade is hugely popular but service and quality of food is no more than average. Nothing wrong with that, mind you if you're just in...More

1  Thank NMDave
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Good pub food. Fun atmosphere. Service was fast and accurate. Great boneless Buffalo Chicken salad. We come here monthly.

Thank Marcie W
Reviewed 15 June 2017

An old favorite in Canal Winchester. Great pub like atmosphere and great service that is usual for this area. Love it.

Thank Clyde H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very busy place with a lot of seating and usually seat yourself. TV's everywhere. Lot of food to chose from and service is fast.

Thank true1172
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We had 14 hungry travelers and were concerned that, with no reservations taken and no call ahead, we'd be forever on a holiday weekend Friday night. Not so. They got us in with a short wait. Plenty of variety on the menu, and they were...More

1  Thank Bill P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 S High St, Canal Winchester, OH 43110-1212
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Canal Winchester
  • Phone Number: +1 614-837-9873
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