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Zinc Brasserie

215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2527
+1 419-502-9462
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster bisque” (14 reviews)
“duck” (6 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options
215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2527
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I where looking for someplace to eat before getting on the Pelee ferry. Just happened on the Zinc Brasserie. What a find! The lobster bisque was as good as we have ever had. Great service and reasonable prices. Oh and a great...More

Thank Clyde H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went there for a company Christmas dinner. Table of 8. The only thing keeping this place from a lower rating is it's location and decore. It's pretty, that's about it. The food was incredibly average for the price, and I'm going out of my...More

Thank baus44
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Could be what we ordered since other peoples’ pizza looked good, but we came to a French brasserie for French food, not Italian pizza. I ordered the Cioppino. It’s a French restaurant so I was expecting Bouillabaisse (saffron broth), but got Italian soup instead and...More

Thank JustJohnson
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure of having dinner at "Zinc" as the locals call it. It was a fantastic surprise for this big city girl. The food was over-the-top delicious. The wine list was extensive (at least for Cabs; The lone white drinker had a Cava...More

Thank drroseanne
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We traveled about 30 ,miles to get here on a slippery, snowy night and sort of wondered if we were crazy to keep our reservation. We were not disappointed. The setting was cozy, warm and inviting. The service was very good and the food was...More

Thank IrishRover777
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you are a foodie, you will like. If you like chains like Outback you probably won’t. This is my favorite in Sandusky. It’s downtown with a pleasant environment and good service. But most importantly the food is good. We had several tapas style appetizers...More

Thank qmiller1
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Went to celebrate our anniversary while visiting Sandusky. Food was very good...tried a variety of specials. Drinks & drink menu lacking. Desserts not as unique as the entrees. Bill came to $130 for 2 with 1 drink each.

Thank Mansfieldshoes
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Looking for something other than fast food while overnight in Sandusky brought us to this nice restaurant which has both a formal dining room and a nice bar area where one can eat without fanfare. You can order from either the bar or dining room...More

Thank Ron W
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My wife and I recently ate here in celebration of our 20th anniversary. We wanted a special experience and this place never fails! The service from Elaine was excellent, she is a superstar! She made great recommendations and was very attentive. The food is some...More

Thank Matt2454
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Lovely restaurant in quaint downtown Sandusky right near the lake. Varied menu that worked for vegetarians and meat eaters, and friendly attentive service. Loved the pizza and salads. A very happy surprise to find such a high quality restaurant in this small town.

Thank kathy m
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15 September 2016|
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Response from Slsitzy | Reviewed this property |
I'm almost positive there were vegetarian options. Maybe call ahead and check....the Brussel sprout/ sweet potato dish was awesome but can't remember if there was any bacon in them?? I'd double check!! Awesome restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 E Water St, Sandusky, OH 44870-2527
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: +1 419-502-9462
  • E-mail
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