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Ugly Duck

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3331 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691-3762
16:00 - 02:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We went because of reviews here. Yes, it was tiny and kind of a "hole in the wall" but it was very clean, food was great and service was very friendly. Took a long time for food to come out, but it was piping hot and tasted fresh. Would go again when we're in the area.

Thank 321Penguin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

All food is made from scratch. From the bread to the cheesecake! The food is wonderful!! The service is great! The staff is great! The owner Dan is great! The appearance and even the name of this place may make you want to steer away, but please pull in and give it a try. You will not regret it. My... More 

Thank MC C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Looking up restaurants in the area that aren't a chain. We decided to pay this place a visit. looks like your typical bar and I expected the food would be the same, boy were we wrong. We came for dinner on a Saturday and the place was empty. Found out that there was a rib fest in a neighboring town... More 

Thank TheTravelingFurs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

I Love the PIZZA, dough made fresh every day, fresh ingredients! Be sure to make it DIRTY!! Great bar atmosphere with local flare!

Thank elizabethbM4681SW
Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Its called the Ugly Duck for a reason but you would never expect to get such fresh and homemade food from a sports bar. The pizza was amazing (make sure to get it dirty)! and the beer cold. The man Dan who owns it was really nice and chatted a while.

Thank monuwi5
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Best Ribs I have EVER had !!!! Husband got a pasta dish , was wonderful !! Service very good !! Prices very reasonable !!

Thank Joni C
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Just a regular bar/tavern,with cold beer as it should be and just excellent food. I had the chicken Alfredo and my wife had the meatball sub. Everything was very tasty and fresh. Just wouldn't expect such good food from what appears to be just a bar. But the food here and the friendliness of the owners was impressive. We will... More 

Thank Papamarkpapa
Wooster, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

We come here alot with the kids and by ourselves. There is something on the menu for everyone. The lasagna is one of our favorites and the pizza is delish ( don't forget to get dirt on it). Everything we have tried is dynamite!

Thank jennifer b
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

We just had dinner there and it was great! Don't let the name fool you, nothing ugly about the menu, the portions are very generous and very flavorful. The owner has a true passion for good food. Staff are all friendly and knowledgable of the menu. We arrived around 4:30 in the evening and found a clean and pleasant place... More 

Thank Cynthia J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2014 via mobile

Don't let the decor scare you. The staff are great and the food is excellent. We had the ribs - the plentiful meat literally feel off the bones. Definitely recommended.

Thank Lisa D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Italian, Pizza, International
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:30
16:00 - 02:30
16:00 - 02:30
16:00 - 02:30
16:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3331 E Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH 44691-3762
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Wooster

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?