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Village Inn

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Gambier €€ - €€€ American, ,
102 Gaskin Ave, Gambier, OH 43022-5031
+1 740-427-2112
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (12 reviews)
“quesadillas” (3 reviews)
“thai peanut” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
102 Gaskin Ave, Gambier, OH 43022-5031
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

Adjacent to Kenyon College, this is one of the very few restaurants and only bars next to campus. We arrived at 7PM on a Saturday evening. The patio was mostly taken over by the school's lacrosse team, which had just wrapped their season. They had...More

Thank D_A_R_E_Dunwoody
Reviewed 17 November 2016

My husband and I have visited The Village Inn three times in the past couple months. Every time we have had excellent service and we thoroughly enjoyed the food! We plan to return many times in the future!

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We were at the Kenyon Athletic Center and wanted to grab a quick bite to eat. The Village Inn is right on campus and easily accessible on foot. The service was friendly and efficient, while the menu was a step above your usual pub fare....More

Thank Win T
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Our daughter is a sophomore in High School and we are working on identifying the type of college she wants to go to... While visiting Kenyon, we wondered into the Village Inn... The sandwiches were great and the side choices were a pleasant surprise... The...More

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The appetizers here (mushroom fries, hummus, mozzerella triangles were excellent. But the main I had (spicy coconut grilled chicken wrap(?) was only ok. The flavor was good but the chicken was dry and overcooked.

Thank isonicq
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Interesting sandwiches and great salads. They serve wine and have a revolving list of tap beers from Pale to Stout. Fast service in a friendly pub setting. We had a smoked salmon sandwich which was excellent. The Thai Peanut was good except for the fact...More

Thank GIS_Traveler
Reviewed 4 May 2016

It's your average bar, but the atmosphere is nice and it seems to be cleaner than most. The food was good - nothing earth-shaking, but it's good food. It doesn't tend to be my first choice of places to eat, but give it a try....More

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Ate here on a Friday evening on a visit to Kenyon College and was almost put off by the crowded waiting area initially but waited it out (which wasn't unduly long) and got a small table outside the bar area. Service was very good despite...More

Thank AnnieGfromNC
Reviewed 3 April 2016

My teenage daughters and I dropped by for a quick lunch, as well as some nostalgia (I used to frequent the V.I. as a student at Kenyon in the '70s, although I was there for liquid refreshment more often than not). I remember having an...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

The food at the VI is always great and the tap list is pretty good for a small college town bar. Taps rotate all the time with good craft beer choices. Burgers and quesadillas are a must try!

Thank KyleinOhio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Gaskin Ave, Gambier, OH 43022-5031
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Gambier
  • Phone Number: +1 740-427-2112
  • E-mail
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