Various lodge improvement projects are underway! We are taking every step possible to minimize the impact on our guests. Starting June 18th, our indoor pool will be closed.


On-Site Options

Enjoy a meal surrounded by scenic lake views and rustic ambiance at any of our on-site dining locations. Gather your group for homestyle cooking. Share a few cocktails with a special someone. Grab a snack as you head out back. Spend less time searching for a place to eat and more time connecting with the people around you at Hueston Woods.

Smokehouse Restaurant

The Smokehouse at Hueston Woods Lodge

Discover one of Ohio's best-kept secrets! Whether you're craving healthy or hearty, you'll find plenty of choices in our Smokehouse. You'll feast on delicious cuisine showcasing the culinary skills of our chef. Special offerings include a weekend breakfast buffet (served most weekends), Friday night's "all-you-can-eat fish fry" and our incredible holiday meals. Large groups are welcome.

Hours of Operation:

  • Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday - Thursday Dinner 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday and Saturday Dinner: 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


Breakfast Menu Lunch Menu Dinner Menu

Johnny Appleseed Lounge

Not all of the wildlife is outdoors! Pink squirrels, frozen grasshoppers, bullfrogs? No drink request is too wild or tame in our cordial lounge. Let us concoct something cool and refreshing for you.

The Johnny Appleseed Lounge features wine specials, extensive liquors, imported and domestic beers, and appetizers and sandwiches. It's the perfect place to enjoy the amenities of a great lodge amidst the beauty of the great outdoors. As the evening advances, guests may wish to enjoy the large screen TV or the sounds of the jukebox.

Hours of Operation:

Open Daily: Generally 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Hours vary by season. Dress code is casual. Reservations are not required.


Johnny Appleseed Lounge Menu Pizza Menu

The Outback Shack

Located outside by the outdoor pool.

Hours: Saturday & Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Hours vary on the weekdays

Serving Hotdogs, Italian Sausage, Snacks, Ice Cream, Soft Drinks, Beer and Mix & Match Shack Smoothies (with or without alcohol).

Hungry yet?

Book your stay today, and join us for your next meal!

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Please note that our lodge, in accordance with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, provides a smoke-free environment to park guests. We ask that this non-smoking policy be observed in all public areas, including the Dining room. We thank you for your cooperation.

The lodge is a liquor permit holder, and in accordance with the Ohio Liquor Laws, alcoholic beverages purchased off premises are not permitted. Again, we thank you for your cooperation.

As a reminder, public areas (i.e. Upper and Lower Lobby Areas) are for the enjoyment of all guests. Private meeting rooms are available through the Sales Office.