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Bars & Wineries
Put-in-Bay Biergarten

Biergarten at the Goat

Discover a unique dining oasis at The Goat Soup and Whiskey's Biergarten, where fine dining effortlessly blends with a laid-back, flip-flop-friendly atmosphere. Tucked beneath the popular Goat Soup & Whiskey, the Biergarten is a haven for beer enthusiasts and food lovers alike. Savor a variety of beers on tap, perfectly complemented by a selection of delectable German cuisine. Whether you choose to relax on the beautiful patio above or immerse yourself in the Biergarten's vibrant ambiance below, you're in for a culinary experience that combines the best of both worlds. This hidden gem is a must-visit spot in Put-in-Bay for anyone looking to enjoy great food, refreshing drinks, and a welcoming, casual environment.

Biergarten at the Goat
(at the Goat)
820 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Boardwalk Main Deck & Upper Deck

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.

Boardwalk Main Deck & Upper Deck
341 Bayview Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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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.

Boathouse Bar & Grill
218 Hartford Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Dollar Estate & Put-in-Bay Winery

Situated on the water, directly across from Gibraltar Island, the Put-in-Bay Winery offers tours, tastings, and snacks with a view of Put-in-Bay’s harbor. Schedule a tour of the Dollar House and Put-in-Bay Winery and taste five of the wineries offerings varying from dry to sweet or create your own flight of Put-in-Bay Wines, Pelee Island wines, West Coast or other featured wines to create the ultimate experience. The winery offers a 10% discount on 6-bottle purchases and 20% discount on 12-bottle purchases.

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.

Dollar Estate & Put-in-Bay Winery
(at The Doller Estate)
Bay View Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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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.

Frosty Bar & Family Pizza
252 Delaware Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Goat Soup and Whiskey Tavern

Located between the church and the winery, The Goat Soup and 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. The Goat accommodates groups and special events on premise only.

Goat Soup and Whiskey Tavern
820 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Heineman’s Winery

Heineman’s Winery was established in 1888 by Gustav Heineman. Gustav’s grandson, Louis, great-grandson, Edward and great-great-grandson, Dustin, continue to operate Heineman’s Winery today. A combined tour of the winery and Crystal Cave are given daily from the first of May to the end of September. A complimentary sample of wine or grape juice is given after the tour. Wine and juice is sold by the glass or by the bottle. You can enjoy a glass of wine, and a platter of cheese, fruit, and crackers in Heineman’s wine garden. Heineman’s wines are made from grapes grown on the island, and have consistently won awards in many categories. They currently produce more than 21 different wines, including an ice wine.

Heineman’s Winery
978 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Hooligans

Hooligans 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 our beautiful front porch overlooking Catawba Avenue while enjoying a delicious meal, or a pint of Guinness. We feature 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! We are the proud sponsor of Put-in-Bay’s Half-Way to St. Patty’s Day Parade! Slainte!

Hooligans
421 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Joe’s Bar & Restaurant

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.

Joe’s Bar & Restaurant
1400 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Mojito Bay

This fun-filled Tiki Bar will make you feel like you’re in the tropics with its sand floors and delicious tropical drinks! Swing up to the bar and sip on a freshly muddled mojito. Mojitos not your thing? Mojito Bay has a full bar and great selection of beer are also available! Kick off your shoes and enjoy the sand between your toes while you play a game of Corn hole or Giant Jenga. Great atmosphere to listen to live entertainment daily. Be sure to stop by the Put-in-Bay Surf Shop next door to take a piece of Mojito Bay home with you!

Mojito Bay
300 Catawba Ave.
Put In Bay, Ohio 43456
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Mossbacks

Mossbacks is located at the corner of Catawba & Bayview Avenues and serves a pub style menu that features fresh, hand-breaded Lake Erie perch as well as great hamburgers, sandwiches, homemade soups, salads, and sides. Well known for their sauerkraut balls, Mossback’s also serves up a German food special in October that includes sausages, kraut, German potato salad, potato pancakes, and German Chocolate cake. Let Mossback’s kitchen put together a menu for your next event.

Mossbacks
Catawba & Bay View Avenues
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Put-in-Bay Brewery & Distillery

The Put-in-Bay Brewery and Distillery is located in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay. Sip on a fresh beer brewed right here on the island while enjoying one of their specialty hand-tossed pizzas. They pride themselves in being Put-in-Bay’s first legal distillery, so take home a unique bottle of Island Bourbon, Vodka or Rum. Check out the patio bar where they offer a fine selection of hand-crafted bourbons. Great food at a great price, plus a friendly Brew Crew! Kitchen open until 10 PM.

Put-in-Bay Brewery & Distillery
441 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Red Moon

Step into the captivating allure of the Red Moon, Put-in-Bay's exclusive speakeasy and a hidden gem nestled next to the Park Hotel. Since its opening in June 2015, the Red Moon has become an island secret, inviting guests to find us under the glow of the red light. Immerse yourself in the ambiance of the 1920s Prohibition era with our menu of hand-crafted cocktails, house-made infusions, and fresh-squeezed juices. Indulge in our selection of elegant martinis, refreshing bellinis, fine wines, and craft beers. The Red Moon is not just a bar; it's a timeless escape into a world of vintage charm and sophisticated flavors. Join us for an unforgettable experience that transports you back to a bygone era.

Red Moon
(At the Park Hotel)
234 Delaware St.
Put-In-Bay, OH 43456
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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, we pay homage to our history with our décor and Great Lakes Island Theme. We 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 as one of PIB’s Favorite Entertainment Venues year after year! We also offer a great catering service for your private party. Reel Food, Reel Music, Reel Fun!

Reel Bar
461 Catawba Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Round House Bar

The historic Round House Bar was established in 1873 and is Put-in-Bay’s oldest bar and entertainment venue featuring live music. You can’t miss our round red building, it is located in the center of downtown on Delaware Ave. We also have two outside patio bars to enjoy the sights and sounds of Put-in-Bay. Shopping for Round House apparel ,the “Bucket Shop” is located in the rear of the bar, and offers a wide selection of Round House Bar apparel and souvenirs. The Round House Bar is best known for its neon “WHISKEY” light above the front door, live entertainment and buckets of draft beer. If you are looking for fun, this is the place ……the light is ON !

Round House Bar
228 Delaware St.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Shiphouse Vodka and Noble Cut Distillery

Our vodka is handcrafted in small batches to ensure the highest quality and consistency. We are dedicated to using sustainable and eco-friendly practices in the production of our vodka. At Shiphouse Vodka, we pride ourselves on creating a product that not only tastes great, but is also made with integrity and care. We hope you enjoy sipping on our vodka as much as we enjoyed creating it. Cheers! Don’t give up the ship.

Shiphouse Vodka and Noble Cut Distillery
280 Delaware St.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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SJ’s Hideaway

At Bay Lodging Put-in-Bay hotel, relaxation is the name of the game. Whether you prefer to lounge by the pool, sip on refreshing drinks from SJ’s Hideaway, or both, we offer one of the island’s most charming and tranquil poolside experiences. So, kick back, unwind, and let us take care of everything for you during your stay at Bay Lodging.

SJ’s Hideaway
(at Bay Lodging Resort)
405 Lakeview Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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The Fish Bowl

Looking for a fun, relaxed atmosphere? Try The Fishbowl for lunch or dinner. Their menu features fresh 1/2 pound burgers, Lake Erie perch and walleye, homemade soups, sandwiches, wings, and salads. Also, serving a late night menu.

The Fish Bowl
371 Catawba Ave
Put-in-Bay, Ohio
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The Forge

Located in the remodeled blacksmith shop, The Forge brings something new to Put-In-Bay’s downtown restaurant district. Beyond their famous crêpes and carefully crafted espresso drinks, they provide the perfect menu and atmosphere for brunch, lunch and dinner. Their outside patio is home to The Garden Bar, the perfect hidden summer spot to enjoy craft cocktails and live entertainment.

The Forge
Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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The Keys Put-in-Bay

The Keys Put-in-Bay 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 at The Keys Put-in-Bay!

The Keys Put-in-Bay
227 Bayview Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
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Topsy Turvey’s Island Bar & Grille

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.

Topsy Turvey’s Island Bar & Grille
361 Bayview Ave
Put-in-Bay OH 43456