Located at the Put-in-Bay Resort & Conference Center, the Blue Marlin Bar & Grill has quickly become the island’s favorite wet spot. Located poolside with a Caribbean theme, casual diners are welcome to enjoy a dip in the heated pool, 40 person Jacuzzi and enjoy a wide array of frozen drinks served by friendly bartenders and some of the best BBQ in the North from the Put-in-Bay Pizza Co. Menu favorites include a slow smoked beef brisket sandwich and Cheeseburger in Paradise. Casual dining is the rule of thumb and the Blue Marlin Bar & Grill is open daily weather permitting from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. An ideal place for families wishing to enjoy the island’s top rated pool.
One of Put-in-Bay’s most popular dining experiences, Mr. Ed’s offers something for everyone. They are well known for their oversized sandwiches, fresh homemade soups, and daily dinner specials. But you simply have not had Wings until you have had them at Mr. Ed’s!
Diners enjoy al fresco dining on the spacious outside patio with a view of the Put-in-Bay Waterfront and DiRivera park. If sports is your game, dine inside where Mr. Ed’s offers more variety than anywhere else on the island with over 20 TVs including state of the art plasma TV’s showing the best variety of sports Put-in-Bay has to offer. Recently opened, the rooftop bar offers a stunning view of downtown Put-in-Bay and dancing under the stars at night in The Green Room.
Located at the Bay Lodging Resort, the Buckeye Tiki Bar is a favored hangout on Saturdays for the island’s Ohio State crowd, even when the big game is not playing. Daily drink specials draw locals and visitors alike to enjoy the friendly camaraderie of the “Big Top” bartender. Weekends often feature a cookout with fresh-grilled hamburgers and brats. Relax poolside by the island’s only indoor-outdoor swimming pool as you sip a frosty beverage and root on the Buckeyes! Located at the Bay Lodging Resort, behind the churches off of Catawba Ave.
Enjoy lakefront dining at the lobster bisque capital of Ohio! The Boardwalk offers fresh seafood and more in a casual family dining atmosphere overlooking Put-In-Bay’s harbor. Recently expanded, the Boardwalk offers a great mix of live entertainment throughout the summer season upstairs in the Upper Deck. Voted one of the 10 best boating destination bars in the country by ‘Motorboating Magazine’, the Boardwalk provides 80 mooring buoys and a harbor taxi for boaters. The many deck levels put you right on the water where you can watch Put-in-Bay come alive with the hustle and bustle that is our island. Enjoy the sunsets and natural beauty overlooking the Put in Bay harbor when you come to the Boardwalk.
Serving up Lake Erie perch sandwiches and baskets so fresh that the fish were sleeping in the lake last night, you will love the food at The Boathouse! You simply must try their homemade Walleye Chowder, extensive barbeque options and kids’ menu. The Boathouse Restaurant is a great place for the whole family to dine. Dine outside on the patio for a view of downtown Put in Bay and DiRivera Park. Live music on the patio by the afternoon and on the stage inside by night with live bands every weekend. Home of legendary island entertainer Pat Dailey.
The old village Post Office is the location of the Fish Bowl. Located in downtown Put in Bay, the Fish Bowl has large windows with views of the park and harbor. Recently renovated, the interior is now almost twice the size and beautifully decorated. This locals’ bar is the home of the fish drink, served in a small fish tank. Sunday entertainment from 2 to 6pm, and bands on the weekends including Bob Gatewood.
This island hotspot is well known for its pizza, sandwiches and some of the coldest beer on the island. Frosty’s is a must visit experience for an outstanding breakfast. Don’t miss the Eggs Benedict, and a Frosty Bloody Mary is an island tradition. Frosty Family Pizza Night is the season opening event that islanders look forward to every Spring.
The Backyard at Frosty’s Bar is a new and fun outdoor venue which serves fresh fruit margaritas, specialty cocktails and offers entertainment under the stars in the evening. Located on the main street of Delaware Avenue in downtown Put-in-Bay, we welcome your visit.
Once an original Put-in-Bay Ohio Winery, and formerly an island hotspot called Daileys, the Goat now has its own vibe. The Goat features freshly made soups daily, a wide variety of sandwiches, and a large selection of delicious dinner entrees. Diners may enjoy an outdoor gazebo style patio or indoor dining with a complete bar. The Goat is located on Catawba Avenue just a short golf cart ride from downtown Put-in-Bay.
Hooligans is Put-in-Bay’s Original ‘Irish Pub and a Snug, With Music and Grub.’ Featuring Reuben and Corned Beef sandwiches, Fish & Chips, Shepherd’s Pie and other delicious menu items. We also boast a wide variety of Irish Whiskeys and all your favorite spirits. Enjoy any one of our Draught Beers including, of course, Guinness — all poured in our 20oz Pint Glasses! Beautiful inside and out, Hooligans is proud to be your “Getaway at the Bay!”
Joe’s Bar & Restaurant is in the home of the old Doller grape wine cellar. This small bar is a must stop on your island tour. The home of the locals, where no one knows your name. A good selection of beers and mixes and the Sloppy Scotty sandwich. Always remember… beer is food, Eat at Joes.