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Wheat Penny Oven and Bar

515 Wayne Ave, Dayton, OH 45410-1119
+1 937-496-5268
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant fries” (40 reviews)
“white pizza” (9 reviews)
“salad” (46 reviews)
Italian, American, Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
515 Wayne Ave, Dayton, OH 45410-1119
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here with a visiting friend and my wife. I loved my trout and tried my friend's pork chop. My daughter enjoyed her burger, and my wife had the cauliflower, which was good. Service was excellent with a delightful server with cool, bamboo eye glasses...More

Thank tromba61
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a very very delicious lunch today. The avocado gazpacho soup with Mr. White pizza today were amazing. The unique lunch combo was even better that I remember and didn't disappoint. The waitress was attentive but did not hover. Wheat Penny has a nice...More

Thank grannyr0sie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We like Meadowlark and decided to give their sister restaurant a chance. Easy to find, right off Wayne Avenue, the restaurant has limited space for parking but lots of off street parking in a charming neighborhood. Attractively refurbished building in the Oregon District of Dayton,...More

Thank NevG
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am not a pizza fan( yes they do exist) and therefore have not been to Wheat Penny a lot because there main purpose is to serve Pizza. But on my last visit I was pleasantly surprised that they added a lot non main course...More

Thank T.t. B
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I am not a person who complains. This was my the 4th time I have dined at Wheat Penny. The first time our pizza was so over cooked the bottom of the pizza was black and burnt to a crisp. The second time I ordered...More

1  Thank dannysky
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Excellent restaurant in Dayton, Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner. A friend and I split a specialty pizza 1/2 , salads, and it kept up with our favorite pizzas in the area and beating most, if not all. The pizza is California style. The atmosphere here is...More

Thank Kristine G
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Went to Wheat Penny Oven with a friend from Denver. She always enjoys the food and has stopped there several times when in Dayton. The food and service continue to be good.

Thank Fyvush
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Good but not great. They get two stars for TASTE. The atmosphere gets 4 stars and service is just ok. The price however is a little unexpected. There were 5 of us, I ordered half pasta plate and half arugula salad. The arugula salad for...More

1  Thank Bajet21
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Great food, drinks and atmosphere. And all around fantastic restaurant. Lots of unique and healthy pizza options.

Thank Sean C
Reviewed 3 April 2018

A little too average for the price and small portions. They have a few specialty dishes, and the food seems healthy enough, but the portions are very small. If the portions were larger, it would make a big difference in my rating. I'm a small...More

Thank kimberlyhH4317GW
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23 July 2016|
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Response from jalyfle | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do, you can always check the menu online or call for info
Loyal B
30 May 2016|
Response from lisargold | Reviewed this property |
They have their standard crust along with a gluten free. It really is an amazing crust.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Wayne Ave, Dayton, OH 45410-1119
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-496-5268
  • E-mail
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