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Bistro on Main

1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
+1 330-673-9900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“salmon” (10 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“gnocchi” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I've eaten at the Bistro a couple of times because for a very long time it was the "go to place" in Kent. The food was over seasoned and very salty. I didn't enjoy it either time. There are much better options in downtown Kent...More

Thank lynnbO4384AI
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a great time at the Bistro. Burger special was great. The price was also a fantastic buy. The atmosphere was nice along with the wait staff.

Thank J3300AHmike
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We dined here several times in August and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The food is fresh, creative and delicious. Make sure you check out the specials each day. We loved the buffalo calamari and the sliders. Fresh seafood here is also a good choice. Service...More

Thank bbmuller
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

BOM is the bomb! Chef is extra special as the all the food is scrumptious. We've tried the specials and had standards and it's all exemplary eating. Go!

Thank KentStaters
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great staff. Very friendly. Food is marginal at best. For Kent, this was the only "upscale" restaurant in town. That has since been eclipsed by a thriving downtown Kent.

Thank alster1214
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We ate here for lunch. The selections ranged from NY strip steak, salmon and chicken to 12" pizza, burger, pulled pork BBQ sandwich or pasta dishes. The staff was very attentive and checked back often. We were very pleased. The restroom is one room for...More

Thank Lydia B
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We were in town for a funeral for a family member, and we needed a place to go afterward to socialize with family. We contacted the restaurant a couple days in advance to let them know we would potentially have 25+ people in our group....More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The menu has a wide variety of food from great burgers, to home made pizza, to fine dining entrees. The atmosphere also has a variety from very nice patio (open most of the year with fireplace and heaters) to lounge to fine dining table cloth...More

1  Thank mmikusa
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Food is really good. Service is average at best. Not bad, but nothing spectacular. I would go there again, but I wouldn't make it a top choice.

Thank unklestinky
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This place is perfect. The service is excellent, the drinks are loaded up and the food is amazing. I had the Brussel sprouts and wings and they were the best ever. I highly recommend this place.

Thank Pittony
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1313 W Main St, Kent, OH 44240-1939
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-673-9900
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