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Old Bag of Nails Pub

1099 W 1st Ave, Columbus, OH 43212-3601
+1 614-299-7211
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“carrot cake” (2 reviews)
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American, Irish
$$ - $$$
1099 W 1st Ave, Columbus, OH 43212-3601
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Good service. Larger portions but not a small check. Pay for quality, I'm sure. Nice atmosphere. No problems parking.

Thank arthaliontir
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Good food and great service. Best onion rings I've ever had. Fish and chips were awesome and the prices are very reasonable.

Thank Shoelessbarney
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Seated outside and got tired of waiting for service so moved to the bar. Asked for vegetables with my fish and got chips instead. Ordered the "all you can eat fish" and asked for a third piece that never came. I normally love this place...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We are lunch here for the first time. We have been to a couple of the other locations but this one was by far the best we have had. The G. M. is excellent. She knows what is going on in the bar, sees who...More

Thank GardenGalOhio
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had the fish & chips. It was awesome! Cooked to perfection and plenty of it! $12.95 all you can eat. I could only devoir 2...huge pieces. Very cold beer, cool atmosphere and great attentive service.

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 11 November 2016

I had the large pub house salad and my wife had the a bowl of clam chowder and an order of onion rings. All of our food was fantastic and to say the least, we had tons left over for lunch the next day. The...More

Thank Mark333
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I am not a huge fan of fried food. somewhat limited menu. a bit pricey for what you get. It's bar food.

Thank dagnytag
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

It's been years since I have had Old Bag of Nails. That being said I am smacking myself for that. I truly forgot how much I love their New England Reuben. At $8.99 you will never find a bigger sandwiche with more flavor. For those...More

Thank Jacky F
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Great fish! This place is awesome ! Great food, good service and plenty to eat! Goodale Ave Blvd had a lot of construction. Come in from the west on first Ave. We have come here for years and have NEVER been disappointed. Awesome good and...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Really had an enjoyable time at this place. Their fish and chips are delicious, and my dining partner had the Mahi Mahi and raved about it. Will definitely return.

Thank Kath317
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 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: 1099 W 1st Ave, Columbus, OH 43212-3601
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-299-7211
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