Considering the size of the island, you could almost imagine Put-in-Bay as one giant bar crawl. From a cozy dive bar to knock back some suds in peace with close friends, to nightlife with the music blaring, shots and dancing with new friends, and everything in between, there’s a reason Put-in-Bay is known as a place for weekend fun. And don’t forget the most famous bit, the Put-in-Bay pool bars! You’ll find it all below so that you know where you’re going to have the time of your life during your Put-in-Bay visit.
If you want a restaurant in downtown Put-in-Bay with awesome entertainment, and even better food, you can end your search now. Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille is the place for you. Right in the heart of downtown, Mr. Ed’s is where you want to be for the best downtown sports bar at Put-in-Bay! And if you’re staying at the Commodore Resort, you’re already there! There is seating inside at the bar, but if the weather is cooperative, we highly recommend grabbing a spot on the amazing patio. Start off with…View More
Located at the heart of Put-in-Bay is the “Island’s Hottest Wet Spot” — MIST Pool Bar. This outdoor oasis is home to the island’s best party scene. Bachelor and bachelorette parties flock to MIST Pool Bar for a one-of-a-kind over-21 experience in Put-in-Bay. Fun in the Sun at MIST Pool Bar During the week, MIST Pool Bar is a quiet haven, with visitors lounging by the pool while sipping on cocktails from the Tiki Bar or swim-up bar. During the weekend, however, MIST transforms into a partier’s paradise. A DJ…View More
If you want to soak up the rays like the celebrities do, come get the VIP experience at Sand Bar. Sand Bar is the place to be seen at Put-in-Bay. Their cabanas are so luxurious. Rent one out with bottle service of your favorite liquor or some bubbly, and be the envy of everyone on the island. You won’t be too far away from the main party thanks to the cabanas opening up on three sides. After a long day of living like a rock star, you’ll certainly want something…View More
The Reel Bar at Put-in-Bay brings new life to an old location on the island. Opened in 2014 in a building that formerly housed an islander-favorite haunt, The Reel Bar is a fresh new take with fresh, delicious offerings worthy of a stop in during a visit to the island. Food, Drinks and Fun The Reel Bar serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and each menu is more delicious than the last. Start the day with Pancakes, French Toast, Corned Beef Hash or Biscuits and Gravy. Lunch and dinner offer a…View More
Nestled right in the heart of all the action of Put-in-Bay is its historic Round House Bar. This unique building is steeped in tradition and is home to buckets of beer and some great island entertainment. It is a longtime staple of island visitors who know how to have a good time. A Bar with a Lot of History The 140-year-old building, now adorned with a red, white and blue flag, bears a telltale neon “Whiskey” sign that invites visitors through its doors to enjoy all of the excitement the…View More
Looking for the perfect breakfast joint during your stay at Put-in-Bay? Or maybe in season of some fresh seafood for dinner? Mossbacks Island Bar & Grill is a favored Put-in-Bay eatery among locals and visitors alike. Join them between 10 AM to 1 PM for a classic breakfast menu. You’ll find the classics are done well here, like eggs, bacon, and biscuits and gravy. You can even take it a bit further and order the Commodore’s Favorite, a buttermilk biscuit accompanied with cheesy hash brown casserole, scrambled eggs, sausage gravy…View More
Food, fun and entertainment are the name of the game at Frosty’s, a South Bass Island staple. This visitor favorite has been serving up ice cold beers, cheesy pizza and tons of entertainment for 60 years. With food options for every meal of the day and drink options for all manners of thirst, Frosty Bar is the best spot to stop in during a visit to downtown Put-in-Bay. No Matter the Meal, Frosty Bar is the Place In the morning, Frosty Bar serves up hearty breakfast to get your day…View More