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Looking for a cool spot on a hot day? Open seasonally, Dairy Isle is the choice for you on Put-in-Bay. You’ll enjoy the family-friendly atmosphere and friendly service. Not just ice cream, Dairy Isle has options for everyone. Visitors can enjoy smoothies, cold drinks, fast and freshly cooked food, and of course, ice cream!

Four-legged friends are welcomed with an outdoor water bowl. Children will find a place to play in the large sandbox beside the outdoor dining area. There, they can climb and play on the Dairy Isle Dingy and Isle Jet Ski!
Enjoy your treat or feast outside and grab a table under the umbrellas. Or, stay indoors in the comfortable, family-friendly dining area.
Dairy Isle is located next to the Keys Restaurant. The Keys offers casual tableside service and an extensive Caribbean inspired menu. Find a taste of Florida on South Bass Island! Just steps away is the Jet Express terminal, so you can grab a bite at Dairy Isle on your way before you leave on the ferry or as soon as you arrive!


Dairy Isle is open seasonally. Summer means you’ll find the place packed with happy customers and the smells of freshly baked waffle cones!

Try a waffle cone filled with classic flavors and toppings. They feature ice creams, sundaes, flurries, and dipped cones in all the classic flavors.

Dairy Isle Menu Highlights

  • Traditional Ice Cream Options
  • Starbucks Coffee and Coffee Floats
  • Famous Crazy Fries
  • Healthy Vacation Wraps and Salads
  • Banana Splits
  • Fresh Smoothies


Leonard B: “A very convenient casual fast-food family-friendly restaurant on Put-in-Bay. The servers were very friendly and courteous. Our food was fresh and delicious including the local fried perch. I highly recommend stopping by for lunch, dinner, or snack.”

Elora H: “It is an amazing place to eat and enjoy soft-serve ice-cream!!! Their fries are amazing! Also, they have amazing Managers and employees! Here is the place to be on the island!!!”

Eric H: “It’s like a dairy queen, and I’m pretty sure it was a dairy queen awhile back ago. I gave it 5 stars because the employees were extremely nice.”


Don’t miss the Combos, which all include fries and a drink. There’s something for everyone, from Perch or Chicken Sandwiches to Bacon Cheeseburgers, Chili Cheese Dogs, and Chicken Tenders.

New Real Fruit Smoothies are available in an assortment of flavors including Mocha Java, Green, Tropical Trio, and Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana!

When the sun is out and the open flag is waving, head to downtown Put-in-Bay and grab your favorite treats at the Dairy Isle!


213 Bayview Avenue, Put-in-Bay, OH, USA

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