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The Village Pump

) #1 of 12 Restaurants in Kelleys Island $$ - $$$ American, ,
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
+1 419-746-2281
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“perch basket” (19 reviews)
“fries” (28 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups
$$ - $$$
103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very popular place. It has a great location in downtown. It is famous for Brandy Alexanders that it makes with ice cream and can be purchased by the glass or a pitcher. The fish fries are excellent.

Thank WoodyAutumn
Reviewed 5 days ago

For our group, it's not a trip to KI if you don't end up at the Village Pump with a brandy alexander! The Pump also has a huge food menu and I've never been disappointed in their food. They're probably best known for their local...More

Thank Tinker2004
Reviewed 5 days ago

Best perch on the planet. Wonderful staff and cold beer. The pump is a must visit when you get to the island. Located in the heart of downtown and within walking distance of the jet express and goodtime

Thank Joni S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I've never had a Brandy Alexander before, and it was the best drink ever! I like the laid back atmosphere.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 6 days ago

If our party wasn't already seated us late comers would have gone to another establishment. No complaints about the service, a little skimpy on the fish basket size...bunch of fries, not very much fish. Tasted good though.

Thank Donald C
Reviewed 1 week ago

All the food is awesome & the service is also second to none. Whenever we visit Kelleys Island (once a year in our boat), The Pump is always our 1st stop for a beer & a sandwich (try the Ciabetta). When we have finished partying...More

Thank canukontario
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always enjoy a heavy meal with good portions for the price. Gary is a great owner and makes you feel very welcome. Drink prices are great and where else can you enjoy $.25 Donkey Kong!?!

Thank Mark Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want great a Brandy Alexander and some of the best fried clams you will ever eat this is the place to go! I was no sooner seated than our waitress was at the table. The food is excellent and service is fast. It's...More

Thank thebookgal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wife & I split a perch dinner since revels said they are generous. We both had more than enough! Setting is nothing to write home about, disposable plates but real cutlery. But the perch is superb- large filets, very lightly breaded and perfectly fried so...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

My husband was born and raised in Ohio and always raves about the perch. On a recent trip to Kelley's island our family had dinner at The Village Pump and he had to order the perch, it did not disappoint! Everything we ordered was delicious....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island, OH 43438
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kelleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 419-746-2281
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