Considering the size of the island and with so many Put-in-Bay bars you can imagine the bar crawl scene! 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. Book lodging at a island resort, hotel, condo, or rental today so you can try the refreshing drinks and delicious food at the local Put-in-Bay restaurants! The sooner the better because weekends fill up fast in the summer!

The Green Room at Mr. Ed’s

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.

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 long. This bar can be accessed from every single side so the bartenders can sling drinks at amazing speeds so you can get back to dancing.

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Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille

If you want a restaurant in downtown Put-in-Bay with awesome live entertainment, delicious appetizers and great 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, Ohio! 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 the outdoor seating on the amazing patio. Start off with some Bosco…

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MIST Pool Bar

Put-in-Bay, also known as South Bass Island, the place to go to escape Cleveland. With many Put-in-Bay bars available the Mist Bar is a great place to start. The island bar is located at the heart of Put-in-Bay, Ohio is the “Island’s Hottest Wet Spot” — MIST Pool Bar. This outdoor oasis is home to the island’s best party scene. With outdoor seating 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,…

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Last Resort Engine Company

Have you ever wanted to drink in a firetruck? At Put-in-Bay, Ohio, you can have the opportunity you never knew you wanted until now!!! Come check out the Last Resort Engine Company located in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay near the Grand Islander Hotel and next door to Reel Bar. Park your golf cart on Catawba Avenue and come see al we have to offer!   South Bass Island’s Firetruck Bar (Last Resort Engine Company) This 1980’s “LaFrance Pumper” firetruck has had its tank removed, insides gutted and stripped, and its…

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The Fish Bowl

After an adventure-filled day of parasailing, shopping, and adventuring in Put-in-Bay, Ohio stop by the Fish Bowl for a massive well-earned beer and some tasty grub. Located in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay and situated in the historic Valentine Doller building, the Fish Bowl is a must-visit stop during your time at Put-in-Bay. Come for the drinks, stay for the food and great atmosphere! This is the perfect place to start your island experience! Burgers, Beers, and More at The Fish Bowl Sitting right next door to Mossbacks — and even featuring their delicious…

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Red Moon

Put-in-Bay, Ohio’s Park Hotel has been here since the 19th Century and has quite a bit of history to tell. Legend has it that many of the past presidents have died on the premises and continue to haunt the halls, such as the “Governess” who watches over children at the bottom of the lobby’s stairway. The Park Hotel’s The Round House Bar is one option for those looking to tipple, but a certain type of consumer wants something sleeker, old-fashioned, and perhaps criminal. The Red Moon Speakeasy Lounge fits that bill. A…

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Sand Bar

If you want to soak up the rays like the celebrities do, come get the VIP island experience at Sand Bar. Sand Bar is the place to be seen at Put-in-Bay, Ohio. Their cabanas are so luxurious with an abundance of outdoor seating. 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…

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Mossbacks Island Bar & Grill

Looking for the perfect breakfast joint during your stay at Put-in-Bay? Or maybe in the mood for some 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. Located on Catawba Ave, 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,…

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Joe’s Bar & Restaurant

Have you ever been to the “Best Dive Bar on the Planet”? If this is your first visit to Put-in-Bay, then we would like to introduce you to Joe’s Bar & Restaurant, best known for their self-proclaimed title of “Best Dive Bar on the Planet.” Joe’s Bar & Restaurant is awesome! Joe’s Bar & Restaurant Location and Atmosphere You won’t be able to find this popular establishment on the main downtown Put-in-Bay, Ohio strip, however. Like most of the best dive bars, you have to go on a bit of an…

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If you feel like you won’t be able to get the full Put-in-Bay experience in just one day, make sure to check out our lodging options. You can book a Put-in-Bay resort, hotel, condo, or renal, but make sure you book sooner rather than later. You don’t want to miss out this summer! The faster you book, the faster you can get on a Put-in-Bay ferry!