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The World Famous Boathouse bar and grill located downtown Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island is Put in Bay’s premiere restaurant and bar. For over 50 years the Boathouse has been the spot for great Food and Great Entertainment. Sit inside and listen to the music, or sit on the patio with great views of Put-in-Bay harbor and DeRiviera Park.

Who doesn’t like a good burger, or a locally sourced Lake Erie Perch or Walleye sandwich? Our restaurant menu includes local favorites like Lake Erie Perch and Walleye. We are also known for our famous burgers and our great southern-style food with Family-Friendly prices. Of course you will need a refreshing drink to wash that food down, Luckily the Boathouse has two bars with friendly bartenders to serve those brews and cocktails. Click on our menu to see all that the boathouse offers.  Click here to check out our award winning menu >

No stop to Put-in-Bay would be complete without a stop at the Boathouse to see our amazing bands! Did you know that we’ve been rated the best venue for music on Put-in-Bay for over 3 years? If your kind of entertainment includes ripping 80’s hair metal and dance hits or some sing-along piano music, the entertainment at the Boathouse will be sure to deliver! Click here to see our full music and entertainment schedule for 2017 >

The Boathouse Bar and Grill and the Boathouse block are located directly across the street from the Jet Express, the municipal docks, DeRiviera Park and all the hot spots of downtown Put-in-Bay. If you visit Put-in-Bay aboard the Jet Express, you only need to walk to then end of the dock. If you visit South Bass Island using the Miller Ferry, the Boathouse is only steps away from the free downtown bus depot on Delaware Avenue.

The Boathouse, come for the food, stay for the party!

Check out of other Boathouse Block businesses, Boathouse Cart and Bike Rental – Rent Golf Carts or Bicycles on the Bay! the brand new Biergarten at the Boathouse and Boathouse Beverage Center and Delivery.

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Michelle StechschulteMy heart breaks for all of you and his family. He will be missed by so many. God bless you Danny. 🙏😢

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Rita CoxVery sad to hear of the circumstances ...

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Heidi Fryer RobinsonPrayers to you all ! My heart breaks for you !

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Noreen HahnCongratulations o a great season. Kevin, you really have a great staf.

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Brian DolanWhy is it closed, I hear it’s pretty busy up there this weekend?

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Georgi StanTo the boathouse family... I’m so sorry for your loss! miss our crazy fun Danny French RIP buddy 😢❤️

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Russ BaumLove ya Boathouse! Celebrate life and do it up right. My hearts with you here in Indy.

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Mary L. KansaWhat can anyone say. We are saddened by the news.

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Ben Dover and Screamers tonight at the Boathouse! Come see these legendary local rockers gettin their jam on for the last time in 2017!! 9:00pm show time! ... See MoreSee Less

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Tonight we welcome the Put-In-Bay alumni pub crawl!
Also, come down tonight for the Biergarten 2017 close-down party! $2 beers all day long until closing!
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The Boathouse at Put-in-Bay | Bar & Restaurant

The World Famous Boathouse bar and grill located downtown Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island is Put in Bay's premiere restaurant and bar. For over 50 years the Boathouse has been the spot for great Food and Great Entertainment. Sit inside and listen to the music, or sit on the patio with great views of Put-in-Bay harbor and DeRiviera Park.

Who doesn't like a good burger, or a locally sourced Lake Erie Perch or Walleye sandwich? Our menu includes local favorites like Lake Erie Perch and Walleye. We are also known for our famous burgers and our great southern-style food with Family-Friendly prices. Of course you will need a refreshing drink to wash that food down, Luckily the Boathouse has two bars with friendly bartenders to serve those brews and cocktails. Click on our menu to see all that the boathouse offers. Click here to check out our award winning menu >

No stop to Put-in-Bay would be complete without a stop at the Boathouse to see our amazing bands! Did you know that we've been rated the best venue for music on Put-in-Bay for over 3 years? If you're looking for timeless classics, ripping 80's hair metal and dance hits or some sing-along piano music, the entertainment at the Boathouse will be sure to deliver! Click here to see our full music and entertainment schedule for 2017 >

The Boathouse Bar and Grill and the Boathouse block are located directly across the street from the Jet Express, the municipal docks, DeRiviera Park and all the hot spots of downtown Put-in-Bay. If you visit Put-in-Bay aboard the Jet Express, you only need to walk to then end of the dock. If you visit South Bass Island using the Miller Ferry, the Boathouse is only steps away from the free downtown bus depot on Delaware Avenue.

The Boathouse, come for the food, stay for the party!

Boathouse Cart and Bikes | Golf Cart Rental Put-in-Bay

Formerly known as Park Cart Rental, and Island Resorts Bike Rental, Boathouse Cart and Bike Rental is located on the Boathouse Block Hartford Avenue Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island. Rent Golf Carts and Bicycles steps away from all of the Bars and Restaurants in Downtown Put in Bay.

Boathouse Cart and Bikes is located directly across the street from the Jet Express, the municipal docks, DeRiviera Park and all the hot spots of downtown Put-in-Bay. If you visit Put-in-Bay aboard the Jet Express, look for our advertisement on the Port Clinton dock to save 10% for our hourly rates and $10 for an all day cart rental. If you visit South Bass Island using the Miller Ferry, our booth is located steps away from the free downtown bus depot on Delaware Avenue.

Our Golf Cart fleets consists of Club Car gasoline-powered golf carts with plenty of speed and range to take you to all parts of South Bass Island. We rent in hourly increments or for the entire day, same day only. You must be at least 21 and have a valid drivers license to rent. Rent online and reserve your golf cart for the day, or visit our rental booth on Hartford Avenue. We rent 2 passenger, 4 passenger and 6 passenger carts at competitive rates. Reserve your Golf Cart now!

Our bicycle fleet features single “cruiser” style bicycles in three sizes and tandems. We provide child car seats and boosters for the carts at no additional cost. Our bikes come in Adult, and child sizes. Reserve your bike now!

Biergarten at the Boathouse | Eclectic European-styled Tavern

The Biergarten at the Boathouse is South Bass Island’s newest watering hole! We invite you to come enjoy a stein or two from our selection of German drafts and some tasty eats.

Located on the Boathouse Block on Hartford Avenue, the Biergarten at the Boathouse is a relaxing place to sit and enjoy food like a German style bratwurst.

Formerly the Park Drive-Thru and Carry Out Beverage Center, the newly renovated room is decorated with authentic 19th century barn siding on the walls and the bar. The beautiful white and gold tap towers feature ice cold German draft beers such as Warsteiner Dunkle and Konig Heffe.

On the culinary side, we have selected only the highest quality bratwursts and sausages offering a few choices on the traditional Laugenbrezeln (pretzel bun) with several other items served “fork and knife style.” All menu items are accompanied by homemade sauerkraut and our house German potato salad.

Don’t miss the international drink menu including Italian Negronis, fresh squeezed radlers, and more.

The Biergarten at the Boathouse is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy an afternoon or evening on Put-In-Bay.

On our garden themed back patio you can enjoy a nice game of corn hole or ping pong to the pleasant sight and smell of fresh, succulent bratwursts searing away on the outdoor grill. In our Bavarian style atmosphere, we invite you to partake in Germanic traditions always remembering that… “Every day is Oktoberfest.”

Whether looking for a fun place to book your company party or private event, or just looking for a place to kick back and have a good time with friends and family, The Biergarten at the Boathouse is sure to hit the spot on your next trip to beautiful Put-In-Bay.

Boathouse Beverage Center and Delivery | Put-in-Bay and South Bass Island Carry out and Beer Delivery

Delivery Service on Put in Bay, South Bass Island We Deliver Party supplies!

Beer. Wine. Ice. Snacks. Smokes. Premium Cigars. Let us bring the party to you! (419) 285-7502