Group Dining & Catering

The Boardwalk Family of Restaurants

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.

Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 12

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Boathouse Bar & Grill

The Boathouse has been an island landmark since the 1950’s. The Boathouse’s menu includes Lake Erie perch, and walleye, & Southern style food with family friendly prices. 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. Kick back and enjoy casual, comfortable surroundings and allow stellar staff to treat you to the best culinary experience on Put-in-Bay.

Hartford Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 20

Crews Nest Catering

The Crew’s Nest’s banquet facilities can accommodate an intimate gathering of just a few or affairs of 250-400 guests. Weddings, rehearsal dinners, cocktail parties, corporate events/outings, family reunions, along with breakfast buffets and brunches are a summer must at the Crew’s Nest. Choose between an outdoor locale at the Crew’s Nest pavilion with access to their lovely lawn, the Club House dining room with a view your guests will never forget, or the Club House Patio for a more casual, outdoor setting.

Bay View AvenueThe Crews Nest offers catering services on and off premise
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 23

Cameo Pizza

Put-in-Bay Cameo Pizza is happy to fill the bellies of your hungry group! Pizza, salads, subs, wings, burgers and appetizers are available for delivery to your groups’ location. The new location inside Mr. Ed’s Bar can also seat up to 75 inside and another 30 on the patio if your group is downtown and looking for a great spot to eat. Pizza buffets, meal deals and appetizer trays are just a sample of what groups can request. For special pricing for corporate groups, school groups, events, rehearsal dinners, or late night wedding snacks please contact Joan at:

Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Dairy Isle

We are happy to introduce the Dairy Isle–the latest addition to The Boardwalk Family of Restaurants.  Located adjacent to The Keys and right down the street from the Monument, it’s a great spot for anyone looking for a fast meal at an affordable value. Visit the Dairy Isle and enjoy our homemade waffle cone topped with a delicious serving of ice cream, or a cool Flurry with your favorite treat swirled in with our creamy soft serve! Our Burgers and Perch Sandwiches are favorites of tourists and islanders alike!   Our menu is family friendly and our selection is hard to beat, so stop in at The Dairy Isle for a tasty and scrumptious treat! I scream, you scream…..we all scream for ice cream!

Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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The Dollar Mansion at Put-in-Bay Winery

The Historic Victorian, Italianate Doller Mansion built and owned by Valentine Doller, an Island Entrepreneur and former mayor of Put-In-Bay, was built between 1866 and 1885 and is an excellent venue for your next social event. The large lakeside front yard offers a panoramic view for parties up to 400 that few are likely to forget. The picturesque gazebo located in the backyard is ideal for large events. The vast backyard makes plenty of dancing and socializing room for receptions, company picnics/outings, and family reunions. Planning something smaller? Have an intimate birthday, cocktail or dinner party inside this historic home for as few as 15 guests or as large as 60 guests.

Bay View Avenue
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Frosty Bar & Family Pizza

Frosty Bar has been an island institution since 1949. Frosty Family Pizza has been catering to school groups, small and large, for more than 30 years. Pizza, sub sandwiches, and burritos are main menu items, but Frosty’s can customize a menu just for your group. Frosty’s specializes in pizza buffets for school groups where soft drinks are included, and the buffet is all you can eat.

The Goat Soup & Whiskey Tavern

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.

Delaware Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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820 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456The Goat
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The Keys

The Keys is a full service Florida Keys-themed Restaurant and Bar. New to the Food and Bar Scene in 2012, the Keys has FIVE distinct sections: Tortugas Rum Republic, Lola’s Key, Nagoya Sushi on The Bay, The Tiki Shak and Park Place Boat Club. Tortugas, Lola’s and Tiki Shak offer patio dining showcasing Caribbean fare from Seafood to Conch Chowder, fresh Key West Shrimp, Burgers, Tropical Salads, Sandwiches, Ribs, Kid’s menu and Gluten Free options. 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. The Tiki Shak features delicious hand-shaken Lemonades! 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!

Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 30

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Mossbacks’ will gladly whip up their famous pub style burgers, perch, and panini for your group or party, or allow the expert kitchen staff to develop a menu specifically for your group and occasion.

Catawba & Bay View Avenues
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 32

Pasquale's Cafe

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 a full complement of catering services, from box lunches to party platters. Pasquale’s can custom design a menu just for you for your next event.

Delaware Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 35

Put-in-Bay Brewing Co.

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. Put-in-Bay Brewing Co. can design a menu for your next party, group function, or picnic.

441 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 36

Reel Bar

On a Reel Bar T-shirt you will find (b:1906, rb:2014). What does it mean? The bar was built in 1906, but was re-built in 2014 when it re-opened as Reel Bar. Formerly the location of the beloved Tony’s Place, Reel Bar pays homage to it history with its décor and Great Lakes Island Theme. They now serve breakfast, lunch dinner and late night snacks. On the menu you can find creative appetizers, fish, fresh salads and the famous Reel Burger! Wash it down with 16 draft beers, fresh squeezed cocktails and over 30 fine bourbons! The intimate stage has helped Reel Bar to be voted PIB’s Favorite Entertainment Venue 3 years straight! And Reel Bar offers a great catering service for your private party. Reel Food, Reel Music, Reel Fun!

461 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
Map Location 36