Biergarten at the Boathouse

Biergarten at the Boathouse

It’s Oktoberfest in Summer. There are many Put-in-Bay, Ohio bars, but none quite like Biergarten at the Boathouse Bar. The Biergarten at the Boathouse Bar is a brand new addition to Put-in-Bay’s dazzling array of dining and bar options. With a hearty menu of German food as well as a sophisticated international drink menu, The Biergarten delivers has a ton of great food. Feeling adventurous? Sample a German beer on tap, fly to Italy for a tasty Negroni, or head south-of-the-border with a tart Margarita, while never leaving Put-in-Bay. This is one of South Bass Island’s newest watering hole.

The bar itself is delightfully rustic. A sliding barn door from the 19th century, which may be just as enticing as the doors on, and wood interior makes the whole place feel like an authentic German Pub. Settle in and enjoy the hospitable atmosphere and vibe. The German delicacies are also all outstanding, each one served with their house German potato salad and homemade sauerkraut.

The Biergarten’s Appetizer and Entree Highlights
  • -Sausages served with house mustard
  • -Selection of Bratwurst with garlic peppercorn salami
  • -Potato Cakes
  • -Bavarian Style Pretzels
  • -Spicy Cheddar Sausage on a Pretzel Bun

Eat a 1/2 pound spicy polish sausage with cheddar with a knife and fork. It is way too big to pick up! These traditional “knife and fork” plates serve two or more people. The desserts are just as impressive as the main meal. How can you say no to a German Chocolate Cake with whipped cream? You can also try the mouthwatering Apple Strudel with ice cream on top!

Eat inside or out on the wonderful patio. They have spacious outdoor seating. Enjoy a beer while challenging your friends in a game of ping pong or the ever-favorite corn hole. Plenty of summer nights will be spent at The Biergarten. It is the perfect place for friends and families to relax and tuck into great food. Also available for business meetings and private parties. Give your next event a German feel with The Biergarten! Look out for live entertainment as well. You can’t go wrong with relaxing and having a brew on their patio.

The Fun Never Stops at Put-in-Bay, Ohio

Once you enjoy a Bavarian Pretzel and a Negroni, head to another iconic Put-in-Bay bar like Frosty’s Bar, Joe’s Bar, The Keys, The Roundhouse, The Reel Bar, Mr. Ed’s Bar, Hooligan’s Irish Pub, Put-in-Bay Winery, The Boardwalk, Mossbacks, Topsy Turvey, or Put-in-Bay Brewery and Distillery. The options are endless! These bars and restaurants are open for late-night drinks as well. The fun never stops at Put-in-Bay, Ohio!

The Biergarten at the Boathouse Bar is located next to other Put in Bay attractions like Perry’s Park in the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay and it is minutes from the Jet Express terminal. If you want to take in all of what the island has to offer and stay overnight, then you can book lodging at a Put in Bay resort, condo, or rental. Experience the Key West of the Midwest!


194 Hartford Ave, Put-in-Bay, OH, USA