Dog Friendly Restaurants in Put-in-Bay, OH

There are 8 pet friendly restaurants in Put-in-Bay that welcome dogs at their outdoor tables. Need help deciding where to eat? Here's a detailed description of each restaurant, along with pictures and reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Put-in-Bay. Bone appetit!

Pet Friendly The Boardwalk
The Boardwalk Fresh seafood in a fun and relaxed setting. The Boardwalk serves lobster bisque, steamed mussels, ahi tuna tacos, salmon BLT, and Alaskan king crab. Dogs are welcome on the lower level patio. See Details
Pet Friendly The Boathouse Bar and Grill
The Boathouse Bar and Grill Serving the Put-in-Bay area for over fifty years, you and your pup can enjoy the large dog-friendly patio and live music at the Boathouse. The menu is loaded with seafood, with starters like Smoked Fish Spread and entrees like local Perch and Walleye Baskets. For a seafood alternative, previous diners recommend the signature burger. You can also grab sandwiches, salads, Po Boys, bowls, and soups. The Boathouse has live music every weekend during the summer, so check the schedule on the site. Open daily 11am to 2am. See Details
Joe's Bar and Restaurant Nestled on the outskirts of historic Victory Woods, Joe's Bar and Restaurant is a retired press house turned into a "local watering hole," with a dog-friendly atmosphere. Visitors to Joe's wanting to dig into a bowl of Sloppy Joe's Dip served with grilled pita bread can do so alongside their furry friend at one of its many outdoor picnic tables. The Bar and Restaurant's menu includes appetizers, paninis, hot dogs, burgers, sandwiches, and Bar Bread, flatbreads smothered with toppings such as pepperoni and cheese or chicken, bacon, and ranch. Frequent visitors rave about the Bloody Mary's and recommend ordering the Loaded "Not Joe's," blue and white tortilla chips piled high with taco meat, lettuce, tomato, onion, banana peppers, black olives, jalapeno, and gooey nacho cheese. Joe's Bar and Restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11:00am to 1:00am, Friday from 11:00am to 2:00am and Saturday from 10:30am to 2:00am. See Details
Reel Bar Reel Bar, located in Put In Bay, OH, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of classic American dishes. Choose from menu options including starters, soups, salads, fish, steak, chicken, sandwiches, burgers, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their twelve pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Reel Tots - large homemade tater tots smothered in cheddar cheese, scallions, and jalapeno sour cream. Next, chow down on the Tuna Tacos with seared Ahi tuna, avocado, sprouts, and wasabi cream sauce. Or go for the Fire in the Hole Burger topped with crispy jalapenos, pepper jack cheese, and Aardvark habanero pickle relish on a branded bun. Reel Bar is open daily from 9am to 2am. See Details
Village Bakery and Cafe Village Bakery and Cafe welcomes dogs at four outdoor tables! This cozy cafe is passionate about the tasty treats they serve daily. Their menu starts with an assortment of coffees, hot teas, juices, milk, and soda. Breakfast sandwiches are available in a variety of combinations made with sausage, bacon, ham, egg, and cheese on bagels or croissants. Fresh garden salads are available if you're looking for a light lunch. Signature sandwiches including turkey, ham, roast beef and more round out the menu. Pastries including cupcakes, turnovers, cookies, muffins, and scones are also on hand if you're searching for something sweet. The bakery and cafe are open Sunday through Thursday 6am to 4pm, then Friday and Saturday 6am to 6pm. See Details
JF Walleye's J.F. Walleye's is a dog-friendly spot to lounge alongside the Blue Lagoon wade pool and waterfall and enjoy a meal. Dog owners with a hankering for a plate of Tubin' Tater Tots topped with bacon, cheddar cheese sauce, green onion, fresh tomato, and sour cream can head to one of J.F. Walleye's hundred outdoor tables to enjoy a meal while Fido lounges in the sunshine. J.F. Walleye's menu includes breakfast items, starters, salads, sandwiches, baskets, pizza, wood-fired flatbread, burgers, and more. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in an Island Sundae, vanilla ice cream, topped with coconut dusted pineapple, and finished with a raspberry sauce. J.F. Walleye's is open Memorial Day through Labor Day, Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 10pm, Friday from 12pm to 11pm, Saturday from 8am to 11pm and Sunday from 8am to 10pm. Its site asks guests to keep an eye on its Facebook posts for non-seasonal hours. See Details
Dairy Isle Dairy Isle, located in Put In Bay, OH, is a casual, fast-food-style joint that serves up a myriad of American eats along with delicious soft serve ice cream. Choose from menu options including salads, wraps, burgers, sandwiches, ice cream, sundaes, smoothies, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their five pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy the day. Try a Bacon Cheeseburger, or go for a Crispy Chicken Sandwich. End on a sweet note with a Sundae in your choice of flavor (Hot Fudge, Strawberry, Chocolate, Pineapple, Peanut Butter, Caramel, or Butterscotch.) Dairy Isle is open Sunday through Friday from 11am to 10pm, and Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
Hooligans Irish Pub Hooligans Irish Pub, located in Put in Bay, OH, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your evening. Hooligans Irish Pub is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 12am, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 1am. See Details
Rudder's Rudder's serves delicious homemade soups, pasta, sandwiches, and red hot Chicago dogs. Outdoor deck seating welcomes dogs. See Details
Ciao Bella Ciao Bella is a casual Italian restaurant with a warm, dog-friendly atmosphere. Visitors to Ciao Bella can head to one of its fifteen outdoor tables along the water to dig into a plate of home made pasta alongside their pooch. The restaurant's menu includes antipasti, soups, salads, pizza, sandwiches, pasta dishes, and specialties such as Eggplant Parmesan, Chicken Marsala, Filet Mignon, and Salmon Al Ferri. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in an after dinner drink and a Chocolate Caramel Layercake, Salted Caramel Gelato, Cannoli Amici or Ashely's Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies. Ciao Bella is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 9pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 10pm. See Details
H.D. Tony's H.D. Tony's is a laid back hang out with a dog-friendly table around the back. You can order your meal from the bar then enjoy it outside with Fido. The highlight of their menu is the diverse selection of hot dogs like the Traditional Jersey Dog, Italian Sausage, or H.D. Tony's Bratwurst. They also serve burgers, sandwiches, and traditional entrees like grilled salmon and steak. H.D. Tony's also provides a full service bar with lots of craft brews on tap. Live music, open mic nights, and trivia are regular occurrences at the bar. H.D. Tony's is open Monday through Tuesday from 11:00am to 1:00am, Wednesday through Thursday from 11:00am to 2:00am, Friday through Saturday from 11:00am to 2:30am, and Sunday from 11:00am to 12:00am. See Details
McCarthy's McCarthy's is a dog-friendly Irish Pub serving Blarney Burgers and beer to Port Clinton locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can bring Fido and head to one of the Pub's six outdoor tables to order a Guinness Fried Bologna sandwich, which is grilled marble rye bread piled high with fried bologna, fried egg, pickled onions, American cheese, and spicy Guinness mustard. McCarthy's menu includes munchies such as Irish Soda Bread, and a range of loaded fries such as Poutine, Chili Cheese, and Reuben, wings, salads, soups, wraps, sandwiches, burgers, seafood, and traditional fare such as Corned Beef and Cabbage, Bangers and Mash, Irish Beef Stew, and McCarthy's Shepard's Pie. McCarthy's is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm and Friday and Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
The Original Margaritaville The Original Margaritaville has a pet-friendly upper deck for dogs and their owners (please note that dogs are not allowed on weekends). If you plan on staying seated for your meal, you'll have to order from the limited menu, but if you'd prefer to order from the full menu, you can grab some food-to-go instead. The menu on offer is made up of Tex-Mex favorites, such as supremes enchiladas: four enchiladas, one beef, one chicken, one bean, and one cheese, topped with tomatillo and chili ancho sauce, smothered in a two-cheese blend with lettuce, pico de gallo, and sour cream. See Details
Pied Piper Drive-In Pied Piper Drive-In has tasty dishes that are easy to devour next to your dog right in the car. See Details
Bay Harbor Located at the Cedar Point Marina, Bay Harbor is a dog-friendly restaurant serving casually elegant meals to Sandusky locals and tourists alike. Visitors to Bay Harbor can sit at one of its twelve outdoor tables to enjoy a plate of escargot and a glass of wine alongside their canine. The restaurant's menu includes appetizers, salads, soups, pasta, seafood, chicken, steak, and more. Classic cocktails, red and white wines by the glass, beer, ports, cognac, cordials, and martinis are available to top off your meal. Regulars rave about the waterfront views. Bay Harbor is open daily from 5pm to 9pm. See Details
Tin Goose Diner The Tin Goose Diner is an authentic American joint, built in the 1950s in Pennsylvania. The diner became a permanent part of the Liberty Aviation Museum in 2012. You can order your dinner to go and join Fido at one of the six dog-friendly tables outside. As you may have guessed, the menu is full of classic diner dishes ranging from breakfast items to burgers, sides, and sandwiches. If you want to try one of their specials, the Fighter Scramble is served with sliced ribeye steak, ham, crumbled sausage, bacon over house potatoes, and three fresh scrambled eggs with toast. The Tin Goose Diner is open Sunday through Thursday from 7am to 7pm and Friday to Saturday from 7am to 8pm. See Details
Caddy Shack Located on Kelleys Island, Caddy Shack and Buckeye Bar has plenty of dog-friendly seating outside. They offer a variety of beers and cocktails, plus burgers, sandwiches, pizza, and grilled wings, which diners give high marks to. Open daily at 11am, May through October. See Details
KI cantina KI Cantina is a margarita bar with lots of pet-friendly tables outside. In addition to having a bar stocked with one-hundred-percent blue agave tequila, their kitchen whips up a number of Mexican dishes to accompany your margarita of choice. Their menu is concise and asks you to choose between a burrito, taco, or salad, then add a protein and pick your fillings. KI Cantina is open Monday through Thursday from 12pm to 9pm and Friday to Sunday from 12pm to 10pm. See Details
The Casino The Casino, located in Kelleys Island, OH, is a dive bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious dishes. Choose from menu options including appetizers, soups, salads, chicken, seafood, burgers, sandwiches, steak, and more. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their many pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal and a gorgeous view of the marina. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Crabmeat Nachos - tortilla chips topped with crab meat, cheddar cheese, sour cream, green peppers, tomatoes, onions, and salsa. Next, chow down on the Clam Po'Boy Sandwich with fried clam strips, coleslaw, and house-made tangy sauce served on a fresh hoagie bun. Or go for the Snow Crab served with melted butter, and your choice of two sides (baked potato, fries, salad, or coleslaw.) The Casino is open daily from 11am to 2:30am. See Details
Kelleys Island Brewery Kelleys Island Brewery, located in Kelleys Island, OH, is a casual brewpub that serves up a variety of delicious drinks and grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer (of course) and an order of the Chips and Salsa. Next, chow down on the Roast Beef Sandwich with slow-roasted beef served on a bun or open-faced with gravy. Kelleys Island Brewery is open Sunday through Thursday from 8am to 8pm, and Friday through Saturday from 8am to 9pm. See Details
Cleats Club Seat Grille Cleats Club Seat Grille, located in Marblehead, OH, is a casual bar and eatery that serves up a variety of delicious grub. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Start off with a cold beer and an order of the Buffalo Cauliflower - crispy fried cauliflower drizzled with buffalo sauce and garnished with green onion, served with ranch or bleu cheese for dipping. Next, chow down on the Italian Beef Sub with seasoned shaved steak, melted provolone cheese, shredded lettuce, oven-roasted tomato, and banana peppers on a hoagie, served with a side of horseradish aioli. Or go for the Fish Tacos with blackened whitefish, black beans, corn, tomato, lettuce, and chipotle ranch on warm taco shells, served with tortilla chips and salsa. Cleats Club Seat Grille is open Sunday through Thursday from 11am to 11pm, and Friday through Saturday from 11am to 12am. See Details
El Grand Patron El Grand Patron is a dog-friendly Mexican restaurant serving Sandusky locals and tourists alike. Dog owners can head to one of El Grand Patron's five outdoor tables to enjoy a plate of Beef and Bean Nachos alongside their furry friend. The Mexican restaurant's menu includes appetizers, quesadillas, salads, soups, burritos, tacos, fajitas, chimichangas, beef, chicken, and seafood dishes, combination meals, and more. Margaritas, daiquiris, wine, beers, and tequila shots are available to wash it all down. Diners with room for dessert can indulge in Churros, Flam, Sopapilla, Fried Ice Cream, Banana Chimichanga, and Sweet Potato Fries served with a side of honey. El Grand Patron is open Monday through Thursday from 11:00am to 9:30pm, Friday and Saturday from 11:00am to 11:00pm and Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm. See Details
Island House Every single table at the Island House is outside and dog-friendly. The outdoor bar and patio is a nice, scenic location to chill with your pup. The chefs dish up a locally sourced menu that includes beef, seafood, and lots of vegetarian options. Locals claim that the lobster rolls are a good choice at lunch, especially when they are accompanied by duck fat fried french fries and truffle oil. The Island House is open Thursday through Monday from 8am to 10pm. See Details
Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar, located in Port Clinton, OH, is a casual bar and grill that serves up a variety of delicious American fare. Fido is welcome to join you at one of their pet-friendly outdoor tables while you enjoy your meal. Crosswinds Restaurant & Bar is open Monday through Thursday from 4:30pm to 9pm, Friday through Saturday from 11:30am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11:30am to 9pm. See Details