The Trolley Stop - Dayton

The Trolley Stop
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The Trolley Stop

530 E. Fifth Street
Dayton, OH, 45402


We offer friendly service, delicious cocktails, wine, cider, draft, bottled, & canned beer, fresh, homemade food from local growers, AND host live music in Downtown Dayton.

The Trolley Stop is located in the Oregon District, the historic neighborhood located in the heart of downtown Dayton known for its well-preserved architecture, vibrant nightlife, and diverse community.  The tavern, which dates back to 1839, offers American eats, craft beers & cocktails in a fun, casual atmosphere. 

DORA & Carryout

Alcoholic beverages in a designated DORA cup are permitted within defined area. Carry-out orders may include up to 3 adult beverages per entree. 


PARK FREE in our lot next to Lucky's or behind GDPM (Greater Dayton Premier Management) next to Dublin Pub at 400 Wayne Ave from 5p to 4a. Enter from either Wayne Ave or Hugo St.

The Food

Locally sourced, our menu changes seasonally. Missing an old favorite? Let your server know - we may be able to prepare it for you. 

The Trolley Stop menu offers options for everyone. Look for these signs on our menu:

  • GF = Gluten Free (our kitchen is NOT a gluten free environment)
  • DF = Dairy Free
  • Veg = Vegetarian
  • Vegan

*Lots of menu items can be made Vegetarian or Vegan.

We proudly serve KJB and Keener Farm Fresh Eggs, Sausage, Pork, & Grass Fed Beef. Local produce from Mile Creek, Dayton Urban Farm, and 2nd Street Market as seasonally available. 

Looking for a place to host a small group (25-30)? Our Party House seats up to 24 and is great for Birthdays and Cocktail Hour!  Bring in food or use the caterer of your choice. Guests must be 21 and over.

Upcoming Events: The Trolley Stop

Half Price Happy Hour at The Trolley Stop

Half Price Happy Hour at The Trolley Stop


Enjoy Half Price Appetizers* (dine-in only), $3 Cocktails from 4-7p, 6 Days a Week. Titos Tuesday Vodka Drinks $4, Wine Down Wednesday $4 Glasses of wine!

Lunch Specials at The Trolley Stop

Lunch Specials at The Trolley Stop


Ditch the boring desk lunch and head over to The Trolley Stop for the tastiest daily lunch specials in downtown Dayton - Monday thru Friday.

Brunch at The Trolley Stop

Brunch at The Trolley Stop


Savor Brunch and our Bloody Mary and Mimosa bar Saturday & Sunday 11a - 2p. (Carry Out cocktails permitted!)

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