We Know the Best Restaurants in Hocking Hills!

Are you a foodie looking for your next delicious bite? We’ve created the ultimate guide to the best restaurants in Hocking Hills! We’ve hand-selected some great local options that highlight the flavors of the area to help you plan the perfect meals for you and your travel companions.

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The Top 5 Hocking Hills Restaurants

In No Particular Order…

1. Kindred Spirits

Logan, OH | Gourmet American Cuisine | $$$ | Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

*Reservations Recommended

Kindred Spirits is a celebration of American cuisine and local ingredients. Located at the Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls, this 1840s log cabin creates a cozy and inviting atmosphere with accommodating service and delicious food and drink. Here, chefs use the finest fresh ingredients, some locally grown in the Hocking Hills. Offering cooked-to-order cuisine, guests can watch their meals being prepared before them in the open kitchen. Reservations are highly recommended and should be made in advance of your stay. Named “Dinner’s Choice” by OpenTable and “Travelers’ Choice” by TripAdvisor, you won’t want to miss this dining experience!

2. Urban Grille

Logan, OH | American Cuisine | $$ | Lunch & Dinner

Whether you’re wrapping up a day on the links or stopping in for famous lobster fritters, the Urban Grille will treat you like family. Located at the Hocking Hills Golf Club, this American establishment serves tasty cocktails, delicious entrees, and spectacular views of the 18th hole. Come for the golf and stay for their exceptional burgers! Be sure to check out the Pro Shop for the perfect Hocking Hills souvenir for the golfer in your life.

3. Millstone BBQ

Logan, OH | Southern Barbeque | $$ | Lunch & Dinner

Fans of a good piece of smoked meat are going to want to check out Millstone BBQ. Escape to the South and feast on tender ribs, melt-in-your-mouth brisket, and pulled pork smothered in their signature sauce. This casual hangout is a great place to unwind with good food, catch the game, or enjoy the dog-friendly patio. Everything tastes delicious after a long hike in Hocking Hills State Park.


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4. Glenlaurel

Rockbridge, OH | Gourmet Cuisine with a Scottish Flair | $$$ | Dinner

*Reservations Recommended

For a special occasion or celebration, we recommend dining at Glenlaurel. Escape to Scotland and delight in a six-course meal (Sunday-Friday) or a seven-course experience (Saturdays). Your enchanted evening consists of six and seven courses by candlelight, bagpipe music, poetry, and a post-dinner visit to the dining room by the chef. Overall, it’s a gentle blend of dinner and theatre that leaves ample room for intimate conversation. Dine at Glenlaurel and enjoy a truly unforgettable experience.

5. Rhapsody

Nelsonville, OH | Gourmet American Cuisine| $$ | Brunch & Dinner

*Reservations Recommended

Nestled within an adorable small town sits Rhapsody, a casual fine dining experience. This restaurant is unique because it’s run by the Hospitality & Culinary Professionals of Tomorrow from Hocking College. Rhapsody serves a delectable brunch and dinner service showcasing elevated American favorites. Enjoy live music and delicious food while dining on the student’s latest creations! While you’re in Nelsonville, we recommend checking out the historic 19th century Stuart’s Opera House. They always have something fun going on.

Stay in Hocking Hills

The Inn & Spa at Cedar Falls is surrounded on three sides by Hocking Hills State Park. Our property is a great place to stay to be near the best that Hocking Hills has to offer! After your culinary adventure, cozy up in one of our tranquil lodging options. We offer cabinsPacific-style yurtscottages, geodomes, and Hocking Hills lodges.  With so many options, you’re sure to find an accommodation that’s right for you. Overnight guests receive a hearty complimentary breakfast, so if you loved your experience at Kindred Spirits, you can keep coming back for more!

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