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The Boardwalk

341 Bayview Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-5503
+1 419-285-3695
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (49 reviews)
“bisque” (51 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
341 Bayview Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-5503
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The lobster bisque was delicious and it was a beautiful setting. Very large portion of the bisque for the price of it. I recommend it.

Thank Sherri S
Reviewed yesterday

Every year we have gone to the Boardview and have enjoyed it but last week was not good. I ordered the what was supposed to be copper river salmon, it was served on a small amount of gummy rice with no seasoning, and the vegetables...More

Thank Dede H
Reviewed 2 days ago

My family was in Ohio for a wedding and we went to Put in Bay for a day trip from Port Clinton. There are several restaurants to choose from so we decided to walk around and find one we liked that had perch and walleye...More

Thank DDB51
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When you need to grab a quick bite to eat, this is the place. Great food, quick service and great scenery! Oh, not to mention the best lobster bisque!

Thank Sam D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had dinner here while on a business trip. We were seated promptly, and out on the patio like we had asked. The food was wonderful and was served fast! Our server, Erin was very kind when I asked for a different drink. Overall, the place...More

Thank ericat338
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife ate here last year and thought it was some of the best and freshest food on the island. This year I tagged along with her sister to try it for myself. Although it’s a little pricey, I’d gladly pay it again for the...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thought we'd try somewhere we hadn't eaten before. The Boardwalk is a string of various restaurants & bars. My wife and I wanted some Lake Erie perch so we got the platter. I would say the platter was only average but the price was pretty...More

Thank GLC1949
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the mussels which were very good not enough bread to dip in sauce though, everyone liked their food very pricey though. Nice upper deck.

Thank tonsoftravels4me
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently visited the Boardwalk with some girlfriends. We sat outside and enjoyed our beverages while watching the boats come in. Rita is an amazing bartender. Very courteous and kind.

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 1 week ago

lobster Bisque Capital of Ohio. It's absolutely delicious and filled with lobster. We also ordered the blackened Mahi Mahi sandwich which was very good.

Thank Daniel B
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Questions & Answers
Melisa B
August 3, 2017|
Response from cruiser4 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. But it is not on the board walk.
August 2, 2017|
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Response from gonz13 | Reviewed this property |
not sure we are headed back today for 2 days will check
Jennifer J
May 11, 2016|
Response from JP R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we have 2 and they accompanied us. There are a lot of restaurants on the boardwalk so they do not like them near there so we just skirted the edges.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$8 - $55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 341 Bayview Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-5503
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Put in Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 419-285-3695
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