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Thunder Road Drive-In - CLOSED

3505 Bellefontaine Rd, Lima, OH 45804-4281
+1 419-222-3300
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good0%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jul 2013
“Awesome place - like old timesoda shop”
18 Jun 2013
“How is this place getting such good reviews?”
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3505 Bellefontaine Rd, Lima, OH 45804-4281
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Reviewed 3 July 2013

We love going there to eat. The food is always delicious. We go there quite often, especially before 5 pm. The young lady working during that time is very courteous and does a great job fixing the food.

Thank ftshawnee
Reviewed 18 June 2013

I have been to Thunder Road twice, and I really don't understand how anyone is giving the place such good reviews. The ice cream is OK, but nothing special. The service is mediocre, and the food is average at best.

Thank JCOhio31
Reviewed 23 April 2013

this is a verry good place to eat, food is great. service is great. ice cream is amazing alon with the cony dogs and cheese sticks and they have carhops!

Thank saw0828
Reviewed 3 January 2013

My experiance at thunder road was a rather refreshing one too say the least. The rootbeer was cold, the fries were hot and the young lady at the window was very pleasant. True customer service with a smile!

Thank jewels-rules
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Great food great service great price. An old style rb stand that has great food and low prices. The best ice cream in town. Soft serve or hand dipped. The price is right. Coneys shakes and the best darn fries in 9 counties! Check it...More

Thank sugarbear21
Reviewed 3 July 2012

got a walking taco, had no sour cream, no footlong coneys...at a drive-in??? will not go back...

1  Thank ChristinaandMil... S
Reviewed 23 June 2012

This little place is hidden but so worth the drive! They still serve rootbeer floats and shakes in ice cold (real)glasses! So reasonable and great

Thank Farmergidget
Reviewed 6 April 2010

Great retro drive in with a good location. Food and service very good. Carhops used to be a thing of the past, but not here. What a great way to have a bite to eat and soak up the atmosphere. Hear that sometimes there are...More

Thank stormy2
Reviewed 15 August 2009

What a pleasant surprise to come across this eclectic drive-in restaurant on a road trip from Lima, Ohio to Jackson Center where our Airstream is parked for repairs at the factory. The restaurant is located just outside of Lima on Hwy 117. There's a carhop...More

1  Thank nana8fish
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  • Address: 3505 Bellefontaine Rd, Lima, OH 45804-4281
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lima
  • Phone Number: +1 419-222-3300
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