Where Are the Best Places to Eat in Put-in-Bay?

On South Bass Island, there’s no shortage of delicious restaurants to explore. Whether you’re looking for a quick bite to eat or a fine dining experience, you’ll find an incredible eatery on Put-in-Bay, Ohio. Aside from the one chain restaurant on the island, every establishment is unique to South Bass Island. Many of the best places to eat in Put-in-Bay specialize in locally sourced food, and some even have on-site vegetable gardens. Enjoy a relaxing atmosphere at a family-friendly restaurant with an excellent view of Lake Erie, or hang out at one of Put-in-Bay bars with live entertainment. Don’t forget about dessert! Put-in-Bay is home to a handful of homemade ice cream parlors, creperies, and bakeries. Which cuisine will you try first ‒ fresh walleye, perch tacos, or an all-American hamburger? The choice is yours!

Planning where to eat on South Bass Island is as exciting as mapping out the Put-in-Bay attractions you’ll visit during your trip. Do you want to learn about more restaurants and activities on the island? Request your free copy of our four-day Put-in-Bay itinerary. It’s the only tool you’ll need to plan your island getaway. With all the things to do in Put-in-Bay, it will help you to choose what you want to do! The best places to eat in Put-in-Bay are at your fingertips!

Swipe Right Pizza

Have you tried the best pizza on the island yet?!? Swipe Right Pizza is the island’s newest option to feed a hungry tummy. Their specialty is awesome pizza that’s both hot & fresh. Is it expensive? No way! They do it for less than the big guys downtown in Put-in-Bay, Ohio! Each one of their specialty pizzas features legalized marinara sauce! What does that mean? You gotta try it for yourself. It even says so on their pizza menu on their website! The non-standard menu is humorous to read and... View More

Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille

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Located in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay, Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille slings the tastiest bar food courtesy of Cameo Pizza, and serves up the hottest live entertainment in town. A real crowd pleaser, Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille offers indoor and outdoor seating. Enjoy the lake breezes on the outdoor patio while dining on Cameo Pizza’s legendary Chicken Wings. With a menu full of mouthwatering Cameo Pizza goodies, there’s always something for everyone. Mr. Ed’s is now the new island home of Put-in-Bay’s legendary Cameo Pizza. It’s the same... View More

The Green Room at Mr. Ed’s

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Ready for a magical night of dancing at the hottest nightclub in Put-in-Bay? The Green Room at Mr. Ed’s makes sure every night to one to remember. With gorgeous views of Lake Erie, DeRivera Park and downtown Put-in-Bay harbor, this is the spot to be when the sun sets on the lake. Starry Nights The best DJ’s in the region regularly spin at The Green Room. The high energy vibe pulsates through the dance floor as everyone gets down and gets dancing. A full bar keeps you refreshed all night... View More

Joe’s Bar & Restaurant

A favorite with both locals and visitors to Put-in-Bay, Joe’s Bar & Restaurant is a friendly dive bar with a little extra. Their menu is chock full of classic bar food, elevated. And their outdoor seating is expansive, comfy, and comes with plenty of games to play, like oversized Jenga and everyone’s favorite, corn hole. Located right next to South Bass Island State Park, Joe’s is a perfect stop off point when exploring the island. Lake Erie Islands Nature & Wildlife Center and Saunders Golf Course are close by. Grab... View More

Subway

Everyone loves Subway. On Put-in-Bay, they make it even easier to devour their freshly made sandwiches. From late night snacking to sustenance on the boat, eat fresh at Subway any time. Located in the lobby of the Commodore Resort and right next door to Mr. Ed’s, the delicious aroma of freshly baked bread beckons to customers. With the perfect mix of selection and value, Subway is a favorite among Put-in-Bay visitors. Signature sandwiches, like the Meatball Sub, pack a powerful flavor punch. Breakfast is served daily and there’s always a... View More

Put-In-Bay Ohio Restaurants have a variety of choices including American fare, great seafood and tasty pizza.  The majority of the choices are located in the downtown Delaware Avenue area.  Therefore, Put-In-Bay Hotel guests are within walking distance of many great lunch options!

Put-In-Bay Restaurants for All Meals!

No matter the meal there is a great option and wonderful place to eat.   Start the day with a hearty breakfast.  Options include Frosty Bar, Pasquales and the Old Forge Creperie.  Each has great signature items that are sure to delight.  Next, head to lunch a at a great local eatery.  Put-In-Bay Restaurants option include Mossback, Reel Bar and Cameo Pizza. Lastly, head to dinner to fill up before a fun night on the town.

Grab a Bite and Stay Awhile

To fully explore the varied Put-In-Bay Food Scene, stay on the island for a extended stay.  An epicurean island adventure awaits.  Prepare your taste buds to set sail.

Go ahead and Reserve your Put-In-Bay Cabin!  YUM!