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Henry Wahner's Restaurant

) #48 of 92 Restaurants in Kent €€ - €€€ American, German
1609 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240-2847
+1 330-678-4055
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible19%
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“prime rib” (38 reviews)
“steak” (37 reviews)
“ribs” (4 reviews)
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American, German
€€ - €€€
1609 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240-2847
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go hungry.. Huge portions, steaks hang over the plate...Has a bar area and booths as well as tables. Love this place.

Thank Loretlee
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

The food was German. It was good. The service was attentive. But it lacked verve. We haven't been back.

Thank KentStaters
Reviewed 10 April 2017

If you like lots of meat, this place it for you. This is classic German food. I highly recommend the prime rib. But, get there early, because they can sell out. They are huge portions and tender deliciousness. With the lamb chops, you get 3...More

1  Thank Judy G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went here last night with a group of neighbors we meet every month for dinner at various locations we were a part of 11. The service was excellent. The wait staff was very friendly and attentive and did everything right. The food was also very...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I only have Henry Wahner's 3 stars because my HUSBAND, a huge MEAT EATER AND LOVER OF ALL THINGS MEAT, loved it. Honestly, this place is stuck in the 1970's with their décor and vinyl tablecloths. Ew. The slab of meat (prime rib) my husband...More

Thank Andra P
Reviewed 6 March 2017

A recent visit to this once great restaurant was a total disappointment. From the dingy interior to the surly wait staff to the dreadful food, it was a total wasted evening. My wife had the Schnitzel with spaetzle and I had liver and onions. The...More

1  Thank satcheldog
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent German food but famous for their huge steaks. Not the cleanest place but if you want a great steak Henry's is the only place to go in Kent. Perfectly done with seasoning direct from the owner, an award winning chef from Germany and made...More

Thank jhdaugh
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The place was busy. To us, and for a weekday quite busy. I ordered the mushroom soup as an appetizer, it was really good, so I was primed for a really good dinner. We ordered three dinners, schnitzel and spatzle and one scallops. The schnitzels...More

1  Thank Real_Old_Geezer
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Not the place it once was. While in town visiting family I requested a dinner at my once favorite restaurant Henry Wahner's. Six of us attended and there would have been more of if cash wasn't the only way of paying (not the cheapest place...More

5  Thank Lovesgoodeat
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Very good food, nice waitress (thanks Diane). Not the most upscale in decor but the food makes up for it as you get portions to take home for lunch and the ribs were fall off the bone good. We ordered ribs bbq and prime rib.

Thank Kaye1977
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 20:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1609 E Main St, Kent, OH 44240-2847
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 330-678-4055
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