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Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
+1 937-436-2426
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish and chips” (13 reviews)
“tuna wrap” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were seated right away. Server was very attentive. food was delicious. atmosphere is great and not too loud. I would come back in a minute to this fine place.

Thank Cher A
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's been a while since I have been here but I have a feeling I'll be back a lot quicker. I love the decor in here & many beer selections. I was in the mood for a good sandwich & decided on the Rueben. Very...More

Thank Auburnfan76
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The garlic shrimp on Friday is delicious! Of course the double nickel salad is the best! I only give it 3 stars, because I had a hamburger there and it was only average! The service is always great, and they will split meals in the...More

Thank com4table
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Enjoyed a Monday night dinner at the Rusty Bucket. For a party of 5, we certainly spread out our arrivals. 2 - early, 1 - on time, 1 - 5 minutes late and 1 -15 minutes late. That being said, our waitress stayed on top...More

Thank DaytonWoman
Reviewed 18 July 2017

To be honest we were doing the drive around and look for a place thing but we came across the Rusty Bucket. I was pleasantly surprised. They have very good food and the owner actually came out and spoke with us. I like that, it...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Have been eating herwe for several years. Just love the enclosed patio. The wait staff is always attentive. Probably the best fish and chips in the Miami Valley.

Thank walm1331
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Rusty Bucket offers an expanded menu with reasonable prices. The ability to make reservations for parties greater than 8 is a plus. We had Amber as our waitress and with 12 people at the table, she did a great job making sure everything was correct....More

Thank Charles W
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Did service nice clean restaurant the atmosphere you would expect. My wife got the buffalo chicken sandwich she really enjoyed it .It is a very large sandwich.I got the tuna wrap it was excellent very good taste very light excellent for lunch.

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

It was a Saturday evening and it was busy when we arrived. We had to wait but not for long. Waitress was friendly.Food was good. I liked the sweet potatoes fries.

Thank Ione R
Reviewed 10 May 2017

went with a group of ten for lunch, and the staff did a great job with that large a group. Food was very good. I ordered the Rueben and would recommend it to anyone.

Thank peter e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 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: 2812 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Dayton Mall, Dayton, OH 45459-3748
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-436-2426
It's what every neighborhood needs. A fun, fast, and friendly place to dine, celebrate, or just hang. And be all of those things to families, children, singles, grandparents, students and business people. That's the thinking behind the concept of the Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern. And it's what you'll find in every corner of each and every one. From the menu - a combination of updated familiar favorites designed to delight food lovers of every type and age - to the warmth of the naturalistic decor, underscored by a staff that embodies Genuine Hospitality, Rusty Bucket feels immediately familiar and comfortable to anyone that walks in. It's where your neighborhood eats, drinks & laughs
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