The outstanding restaurant in Put-in-bay that’s known best for one menu item

CLEVELAND, Ohio (CLE WEEKEND) - It’s an can’t miss landmark when arriving at South Bass Island’s northwest shore, not Perry’s Monument, but The Boardwalk.

The Boardwalk, a multi-concept entertainment complex sitting atop the pier off downtown Put-in-Bay is famous for serving lobster bisque, cool drinks, and fantastic waterfront views.

Since 1985, The Boardwalk at Put-in-Bay has been known for its casual concession-style dining experience on the main deck.

Three dining concepts and two bars make The Main Deck at the Boardwalk an ideal meet-up spot for families and large groups.

The Fish Shak features our regional catch of fresh, Hand-Breaded Lake Erie Perch and Walleye Sandwiches & Baskets.

The Little Galley is a family favorite! Offering Black Angus Burgers, Quarter-pound Hot Dogs, White Meat Chicken Strips, and French Fries, sure to please every child and child at heart’s taste buds!

Book’s Seafood offers a delicious variety of grilled Fish Sandwich Platters, Deli Sandwiches, Wraps, and Fresh Salads. Book’s Seafood also features some all-time seafood favorites: Alaskan King Crab, Live Maine Lobster, Key West Shrimp, and New Zealand Mussels.

The Main Deck is also where you’ll find the famous homemade lobster bisque.

The BURGEE BAR on the Boardwalk Main Deck is perfect for delicious Hand-Made Frozen or our Signature Riptide Rum Punch!

Try a Specialty Cocktail or choose from a large selection of Bottled and Draft Beer.

Live entertainment is featured every weekend in June, July and August right across from the BURGEE BAR.

CLAWDADDY’S BAR located on the outdoor center deck is right by the water with great views!

Upper Deck at The Boardwalk offers table-side service with panoramic views of the Harbor of Put-in-Bay.

The Upper Deck is open for lunch and dinner with Chef inspired specialties throughout the summer.

Visitors can also dine on Boardwalk favorites such as Maine Lobster, Alaskan King Crab and the Famous Lobster Bisque.

Just outside the Upper Deck is Rita’s Cantina Margarita Bar and Deck.’

The unofficial Bachelorette Headquarters of Put-in-Bay Rita’s has the widest variety of tequila on the island.

Bartenders are always ready to make the extra night special for the bride-to-be and her squad.

Check out The Boardwalk’s Facebook Page for pictures and more.