Ohio January 14, 2019
7 Farmhouse Restaurants In Ohio That Are Worth A Trip To The Country
Here in Ohio, some of the best restaurants are hiding along the rural roads and the scenic countryside. Some might just be minutes from the big city and others might take some time and navigation to find. The following are 7 farmhouse restaurants in Ohio that are worth a trip to the country.
See how many you’ve been to before and which ones you need to add to your dining bucket list:
1. Pine Tree Barn (Wooster)
This restored 1868 Dutch bank barn overlooks the Killbuck Valley and family Christmas tree farm in Wooster. In addition to a gourmet luncheon restaurant, the property features a furniture store and gift shop. You'll find it at 4374 Shreve Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
2. The Farm Restaurant and Pub (Adena)
A little-known culinary secret in the Ohio Valley, The Farm Restaurant and Pub is unbelievably charming. Inside, the table setting and decor will make you feel as if you've stepped into a home, rather than a restaurant open to the public. There's everything from upscale seafood dishes to hearty burgers and fries here—and the freshly baked pies are a must-try. You'll find it at 1247 State Route 150, Adena, OH 43901.
3. The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek (Gahanna)
This country-chic steakhouse offers the finest hand-cut meat and seafood cuisine and features a bourbon-centric bar. The Barn at Rocky Fork Creek is located at 1370 E. Johnstown Rd., Gahanna, OH 43230.
4. Spillway Lodge (Clarksville)
What appears to be a country home off a dirt road in Clarksville, Ohio is actually a delicious restaurant with incredible views. Spillway Lodge is an old farmhouse sitting on 128 acres of beautiful, countryside land.You'll find it at 623 Old State Rd., Clarksville, OH 45113. (Please note: GPS and cell phone service may be limited.)
5. The Barn Restaurant (Smithville)
A refurbished rustic barn, board games and a scenic lake you can explore outside give this unique eatery an unbelievably charming atmosphere. You’ll fall in love with the setting and feel right at home. The Barn Restaurant is located at 877 W Main St., Smithville, OH 44677.
6. Malabar Farm Restaurant (Lucas)
Nestled in the hills of Pleasant Valley in Lucas, Ohio is a picture perfect farm with an unbelievably nice restaurant. The food is superb and the setting is simply unforgettable. The Malabar Farm Restaurant is housed in a restored 1820s stagecoach inn. In spite of its upscale French and home-cooked cuisine, the restaurant has a cozy atmosphere that makes you feel right at home. You'll find it at 3645 Pleasant Valley Road, Lucas, OH 44843.
7. The Steer Barn (Upper Sandusky)
If you thought you couldn't eat delicious seafood inside a barn, think again. You'll find American, seafood and steakhouse favorites here. The Steer Barn is located at 1144 East Wyandot Ave., Upper Sandusky, Ohio 43351.
Have you been to any of these restaurants before? Let us know!
For more countryside restaurants in Ohio, check out our previous article:
11 Rural Restaurants Around Ohio That Are So Worth The Drive.