Put-in-Bay Restaurants: Important Things To Know!
In Put-in-Bay downtown are alone, there are so many great options for dining you can please just about anyone! Each of our local restaurants displays their menu on our website to get your mouth watering right away! The famous Boardwalk Restaurant complex offers visitors several different types and styles of dining all in one location with a fantastic view! Just outside of the downtown Put-in-Bay you'll fine The Goat Soup & Whiskey known for their great homemade soups and Perch Tacos along with Joes Bar & Grill Restaurant near the Put-in-Bay State Park which has great sandwiches with indoor or outdoor dining.
Feeling like some lighter fare or just dessert? Dairy Isle Restaurant features great Ice Cream treats along with the Chocolate Cafe and Candy Bar, a must-visit for kids and adults of all ages. Put-in-Bay restaurant reviews are located on each restaurant page and we encourage you to share your dining reviews via our CONTACT US page to share with future visitors!
Many of our outstanding food establishments transform into a vibrant nightclub in the evening hours. Be sure to check out the Put-in-Bay Entertainment Schedule for performer information times and dates. From nationally-known acts to one-man bands to nationally known acts, you are sure to find excitement and variety at Put-in-Bay!
Restaurant Dining Variety At Its Finest!
Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island offers a wide variety of restaurants. Ranging from a simple Subway chain restaurant to sit down fine dining venues with views that are incredible! The Boardwalk Restaurants are well known for the famous Lobster Bisque (Over One Million Sold) as well as Alaskan King Crab, Steaks, and the freshest seafood flown in daily! The Upper Deck is Put-in-Bay's fine-dining venue where casual dress still rules!
Enjoy a great view of the Put-in-Bay harbor and Perry’s monument with our waterfront restaurants. For a Caribbean vibe, you can make your way to The Keys Restaurants where fresh Florida Grouper is served and the perch tacos are delicious! For a more casual and affordable dining experience visit the Blue Marlin Bar & Grill located at the island's most popular lodging hotel the Put-in-Bay Resort! Poolside dining and a great place to take the kids for a swim while mom and dad relax!
The majority of Put-in-Bay Restaurants are in the downtown area. The few that are on the outskirts are well work the trip. The best way to tour these is on a Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Rental. Most Put-in-Bay Restaurants will feature delicious Lake Erie Yellow Perch and or Walleye. It’s served in salads, baskets, tacos, and entrees it’s that good! These locally caught fish are the pride of the Lake Erie Islands!
One newcomer to the island is Lesters Taco Shop on Delaware Avenue. When we say authentic we mean it! The Lopez family brings Nicaragua's best recipes including Tacos' Al Pastor, Cane Asada, and salsa and guacamole dishes made from scratch. These delicious street-style tacos have quickly become a favorite with locals for a quick, affordable meal.
Let's Talk Some Great Restaurants For Breakfast!
Put-In-Bay Restaurants are ready for all tastes. Grab some breakfast on Delaware Ave at Pasquales Café, Frosty Family Pizza, or Lesters Taco shop with their fresh breakfast tacos, burritos, and huevos rancheros dishes. Other restaurants offering breakfast are Topsey Turvey, Mossbacks, and Tippers, all right downtown! All restaurants offer to-go service for those who wish to enjoy breakfast at your Put-in-Bay Hotels or along the waterfront.
Views and Variety Put-in-Bay Restaurants have it all!
Watch the boats floating by while enjoying Cuban Sandwich at Topsy Turvey on Bayview Ave. Head over to Hooligans on Catawba Ave to get your Irish fix with some Fish and Chips or a few of their great scotches or brews. Soak up the lively downtown streets while enjoying the outdoor seating at the Put-In-Bay Brewery and Distillery. Smell the delicious food cooking at the Chicken Patio. Down a margarita and enjoy some live entertainment at the Boathouse Bar.
Have a tasty pastry from the Zen Bistro or sweet crepe from The Forge. Indulge in appetizers from The Goat Soup and Whisky or try one of their homemade soups made from scratch! Put-in-Bay Restaurants offer something for everyone and with so many fun things to do in Put-in-Bay, you will need more than just one day. Enjoy the South Bass Island experience! Remember to make your Put-in-Bay Hotel reservations early as hotels sell out quickly, especially those in the downtown area where everyone wants to be!
The sooner you book, the sooner you will be on a Put-in-Bay ferry to come across to the island! Most families stay for a full midweek (Sunday through Friday) and most of our younger lively party crowd visit us on weekends (Friday through Sunday).
Call us for more information at 888-742-7821 or keep scrolling through the Put-in-Bay Visitors & Convention Bureau! website!