Enjoy dining at either of the Boardwalk’s two waterfront restaurants, where our Famous Lobster Bisque is always a featured favorite! The Boardwalk Main Deck offers plenty of patio seating with great views! The Main Deck is a perfect choice for large groups and offers three distinct food concessions where you can place your order right at the counter. The selection of menu items includes: Alaskan King Crab, Key West Shrimp, Grilled Fish Sandwiches, Deli Sandwiches, always popular Burgers and Fresh Fried Perch and Walleye. Relax with one of our special signature cocktails at any of four bar locations and watch the sunset from each of our outdoor decks. The Upper Deck offers table side service in air conditioned comfort and patio seating, both with panoramic views of the Put-in-Bay Harbor. The Upper Deck features a variety of popular Seafood classics, as well as the traditional Steaks, Fresh Salads and Creative Sandwiches. The Upper Deck also features Signature Burgers, Vegetarian and Gluten Free Options, and a Children’s Menu. Hand-shaken Martinis, Specialty Cocktails and a tempting Wine List are available at The Upper Deck.
The Boathouse has been an island landmark since the 1950’s. The Boathouse’s menu includes Lake Erie perch, and walleye, chicken, hamburgers & barbecued pork sandwiches. Fresh made soups, a selection of salads, and side dishes are also on the menu. They also have a menu just for kids. Diners can sit outside and enjoy the outdoor patio that lines the front and wraps around the side of the building. The front of the Boathouse opens up and diners can also enjoy the outdoors while indoors. The bar also features a large stage and is a popular venue for live bands and entertainment.
Frosty Bar, an island tradition since 1949, has three food service operations that offers diners the opportunity to enjoy a relaxed patio atmosphere, or the ambiance of Frosty’s sports inspired indoor bar. Frosty’s Backyard, new in 2011, serves refreshing cocktails and giant burritos from the “Big Man’s Burrito” stand out back. Frosty Family Pizza begins the day as a full service breakfast operation from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. The breakfast menu offers a daily special, a selection of breakfast sandwiches, pancakes, french toast, biscuits and gravy, eggs, and breakfast meats, cereals and items for the more health conscious. During lunch, dinner and late night, Frosty Family Pizza serves pizza, salads and subs at their self-serve counter, from 10:30 a.m. until midnight.
THE GOAT SOUP & WHISKEY TAVERN
820 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Located between the church and the winery, The Goat Soup & Whiskey Tavern provides a calm oasis from the bustling of downtown. Outstanding comfort food is served in a beautiful setting that was once an original island winery. All the wonderful soups and sauces are made from scratch daily. Enjoy everything from meatloaf to walleye, or try the original perch taco. Stop by on your way to Heineman’s Winery or in to town.
Hooligan’s is a full service restaurant and bar featuring a pub-style menu. Home-made Irish favorites like Reuben sandwiches, Fish & Chips, Shepherd’s Pie, Guinness Wings, Irish Nachos, Irish Cheese sampler, Specialty burgers, Fresh Salads and Inventive Sandwiches are also offered. Marie’s Hooley Cheese Dip is a MUST HAVE and an Islander Favorite! Relax with friends and family on Hooligan’s beautiful front porch overlooking Catawba Avenue while enjoying a delicious meal, or a pint of Guinness. Hooligan’s features a large selection of craft and Irish beers on draught. Top Irish entertainers from the Midwest keep things lively on Friday and Saturday evenings from June through October! Hooligan’s is the proud sponsor of Put-in-Bay’s Half-Way to St. Patty’s Day Parade! Slainte!
Joe’s Bar & Restaurant is located at the landmark Press House Market building on the corner of Catawba Avenue and Meechen Road, near South Bass Island State Park, and across from Saunders Resort Golf Course. A quaint neighborhood bar featuring cold beer, ice cold cocktails, and a selection of sandwiches–including the original “Sloppy Scottie” sandwich. Serving beer, wine and spirits.
The Keys is a full service Florida Keys themed Restaurant and Bar. New to the Food and Bar Scene in 2012, the Keys consists of four parts: Tortugas Rum Republic, Lola’s Key, Nagoya Sushi on The Bay and Park Place Boat Club. Tortugas and Lola’s offer patio dining with different menus, both showcasing Caribbean fare from seafood, to Conch Chowder, fresh Key West shrimp, burgers, salads, sandwiches, ribs and kid’s meals. Nagoya Sushi on the Bay boasts fresh hand-rolled sushi favorites and hot Sake overlooking Perry’s Monument. Check out Tortugas Bar for refreshing, frozen Fat Tuesday drinks and Lola’s Bar for a great Tropical Cocktails and Martinis. Park Place Boat Club is the new Boardwalk Boating Club featuring premium docks, clean, private, air-conditioned bathhouse and great perks for members. Come relax the day away with food and drink and a front row seat on the water’s edge!
Mojito Bay is located on Catawba Avenue in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay. Swing up to the bar, put your toes in the sand, and relax while enjoying one of Mojito Bay’s freshly muddled and refreshing Mojitos. Patrons sit on swings at the bar here, a lot of fun. Full service bar with an extensive selection of Mojitos. Mojito Bay apparel for sale next door at Put-in-Bay Surf Shop. Live entertainment summer evenings. Open daily at noon from June ~ September.
Mossbacks is located at the corner of Catawba & Bay View avenues and serves a pub style menu that features their great hamburgers, sandwiches, homemade soups, salads, and sides. Well known for their sauerkraut balls, Mossback’s also serves up a German food special through October that includes sausages, kraut, German potato salad, potato pancakes, and German Chocolate cake. Mossbacks has a full service bar and a selection of domestic and foreign beers, wines and spirits. A cozy pub atmosphere, Mossbacks faces DeRivera Park and overlooks the picturesque downtown harbor with plenty of window seating.
Mr. Ed’s Bar & Grille, located in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay on Delaware Avenue, is famous for their roof top party deck, and their tiki bar swimming pool, Mist. Mr. Ed’s has an excellent selection of sandwiches, burgers, fries, salads and sides. Mr. Ed’s shares space with the Commodore Resort Hotel. Also in the Commodore’s lobby area is a Subway sandwich shop, featuring Subway’s popular sandwich menu.
Pasquale’s Cafe, located on the corner of Loraine and Delaware Avenues, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed setting. Pasquale’s serves a full service breakfast, and also features a lunch and dinner menu of Italian favorites and pizza. Pasquale’s Cafe offers counter and table service. They also have a walk-up window for breakfast for carry-out service. Pasquale’s also carries a selection of wine and beer, and offers diners a casual, relaxed atmosphere with an Italian ambiance. Pasquale’s has a kids menu, and features specialty sandwiches, including paninis, and grilled cheese.
Put-in-Bay’s only brew pub serves up fresh brewed beers, pizza, lettuce wraps, burgers, fries, sandwiches, sides and daily entrees during the summer season. Besides offers a full selection of foreign and domestic beers, wines, and liquor, the Put-in-Bay Brewing Company also offers a selection of its own handcrafted brews. The copper brewing equipment is visible as you enter, and the brew master has crafted a popular “Summer Brew” as well as Watermelon Wheat, Ole Cotton Top Irish Red, Captain Barclay’s IPA, South Bass Oatmeal Stout, Pass Out Bourbon Stout, and Dead Leaf Lager. You can also sample their “Oktoberfest” beer at the annual Oktoberfest on the island the second weekend in October each year. Restaurant open 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. High energy dance club at night is open until 2:30 a.m. Located in the island’s old fire station on Catawba Avenue.
461 Catawba Avenue
Reel Bar, new for 2014, is Put-in-Bay’s newest bar at the location of the island’s oldest bar–Tony’s. Located near Put-in-Bay Brewing Company, and across from Cameo Pizza, Reel Bar is serving a unique fresh menu of items, including all natural burgers and entrees made from organic ingredients. Get Reel with an expansive bar menu featuring fresh squeezed cocktails and 16 draft beers, and a show room headlining some of the best of the island’s musical talent. Begin a day of fun at Put-in-Bay enjoying one-of-a-kind entrees from Reel Bar’s breakfast menu.
The Roundhouse Bar is Put-in-Bay’s live entertainment venue with music daily in the afternoons, and evenings. The Chicken Patio would be the Roundhouse’s adjacent restaurant. The Roundhouse has two outside bars, and is located adjacent to the Chicken Patio Restaurant which serves island wine-basted chicken dinners. The Roundhouse serves domestic and imported beers, island wines, and spirits. The Roundhouse made the “bucket of beer” famous, filling red logo buckets with domestic and foreign draft. A sure sign of spring at Put-in-Bay is the annual lighting of the “whiskey light,” the red neon above the bar’s front entrance. When the whiskey light is open, the Roundhouse is open for the season.
TOPSY TURVEY’S ISLAND BAR & GRILLE
Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Topsy Turvey’s is located inside the Wharfside, adjacent to the Boardwalk and across from Mossback’s. Topsy Turvey is a fun, local hang-out with an outside deck overlooking the Bay. Home of the island’s Cuban sandwich, this small island eatery is big on producing good food and lots of fun. Open 7 days a week during the season and throughout the off-season Thursday through Sunday.
The BayShore Resort’s Waterfront Restaurant, located on premise at the BayShore Resort Hotel complex, is open to the general public as well as hotel guests. Waterfront serves a menus of salads, steaks and seafood and has a full service bar and lakefront views of the Perry Memorial & Kelleys Island. The BayShore Resort is Put-in-Bay’s only waterfront hotel.