Put-in-Bay Waterfront Dining at The Keys

Looking for superb dining along the Put-in-Bay waterfront?  The Keys  is the spot at Put-in-Bay for delicious food and beverages, fantastic views of the harbor, and a festive atmosphere.

The vibe at The Keys is “vacation time”  with live music and the most colorful and vibrant setting on South Bass Island.

And then there’s the menu:  Fresh Mahi Mahi Tacos, scrumptious burgers, Grouper Bites, grilled jumbo shrimp, fire-braised pulled pork, rice bowls, chicken tortilla soup, BLT Caesar Salad, and the list goes on.

Succulent Shrimp

THE KEYS is this summer’s Put-in-Bay hot spot!

Tasty Smoked Fish Dip

Pub Grub at its Best at Hooligans

Looking for great pub grub and a delightful pint?  Visit Hooligans Irish Pub for a satisfying respite after water-sports action, island bicycling, or a solid round of shopping at Put-in-Bay boutiques!Don’t miss the famous Hooley Cheese Dip with warm pretzel sticks or a tasty serving of hot & crispy onion rings.  Perfect snacks while people-watching on the comfortable porch!  There’s more great food on the menu!


Dinner & Bands Rock on Delaware Street

Look no further than the Chicken Patio and Round House Bar for a great night out at Put-in-Bay!  Chicken Patio invites you to enjoy its famous local-wine-basted chicken dinner.  This family tradition began in 1952 and continues today with chicken basted in our home-recipe and served with the sweetest corn husked daily, potato salad, and a roll.

Dine on the patio of The Historic Park Hotel and then take in the outstanding tunes at the famous Round House Bar right next door.

Click to learn more about Round House Bar!

Boardwalk Restaurant Opens with New Twist on Lobster Roll and Specials

The Boardwalk Restaurant, always a favorite for waterfront dining, opens the 2023 season this weekend with a new twist on their popular Lobster Roll.  Daily specials are also an excellent feature.  Of course, there’s always the famous Lobster Bisque in a bread bowl!

After a satisfying meal, remember to visit the Lobster Trap for fine gifts.

Lobster Roll / Photo by Mannie Wood
Short Rib Special / Photo by Mannie Wood
Fresh Bread / Photo by Mannie Wood