Put-in-Bay sweets and treats are truly iconic food items, but sweets don’t quite rank at the top for most people (they think of bars). Still, there are some great stops for kids and families to fulfill their sweet tooth. Especially downtown on Delaware Ave.

To learn more about what makes our Sweets and Treats worth visiting during your time in Put-in-Bay Ohio, read on below!

DJ’s Ice Cream

DJ’s Ice Cream

Summertime on Put-in-Bay means sun, fun, and plenty of ice cream. DJ’s Ice Cream more than delivers on everyone’s favorite creamy confection. Serving up some of the best ice cream of the island, this charming shop is located right in the heart of downtown just a short walk from the Jet Express Ferry. DJ’s Ice Cream Details The friendly staff serves up their 16 ice cream flavors with a smile. Each flavor is delicious in its own way. Classic favorites like chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry satisfy everyone while the more creative flavors like Superman and Mint Chocolate Chip surprise and...

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Dairy Isle

Dairy Isle
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Greeting visitors disembarking from the Jet Express Terminal, Dairy Isle is located right on Bayview Avenue. With its friendly yellow umbrellas on the patio and delicious offerings inside, Dairy Isle makes a perfect first stop on Put-in-Bay. Dairy Isle Details Located right next to DeRivera Park and close to all the best downtown attractions, a trip to Dairy Isle is pretty much a given on your day out on the town. Enjoy the sight of Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial, the banks of Lake Erie, and the citizens of Put-in-Bay walking by while you enjoy your tasty treats. You...

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Village Bakery & Cafe
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Village Bakery & Cafe

The friendly staff at the Village Bakery makes sure everyone on Put-in-Bay has fresh pastries and coffee to wake up to every morning. For over 20 years, Pauline and her staff has made the best pastries, cakes, and pies on the island. Coffee is ground every day and every piping hot cup is rich and strong. Perfect with a croissant or danish before heading out onto the boat or spending the day exploring the island. Chocolate croissants, turnovers, and muffins are the baked fresh every day. Special occasion? The Village Bakery offers cakes and pies you can special order for...

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Grab Ice Cream in Put-in-Bay

There are so many inviting ice cream shops tucked away in the popular downtown shopping and dining district of Put-in-Bay that we can’t list them all. Part of the adventure is discovering all of our sweet restaurants!

Here, you and your guests can order a variety of desserts and treats, any time of the year. The Candy Bar specializes in fudge, ice cream, bulk candy, shaved ice, old candies, and chocolates in all manner of flavors and varieties. Find some old-time Put-in-Bay sweets as well.

Those certainly have their fans – and history, to boot – but we decided to pick some of our own favorite sweet spots. It was hard to choose just a few cavity-inducing cravings, so instead we rounded them all up. Whether you have an insatiable sweet tooth or just want to bring some Put-in-Bay sweets gifts home with you, the village has an abundance of sugary goodness to offer. Grab a Put-in-Bay Taxi and head downtown!

Candies and More Candies

In particular, people go crazy for the unique candies, fudge dipped ice cream, and handmade fudge, with varieties such as peanut butter fudge, rocky road and white chocolate. Dark chocolate almond clusters, praline fudge, dozens of ice creams, peanut butter fudge, cashew and coconut brittle, toffee nuts, jamocha almond fudge and chocolate fudge ice cream rounds out some of the more popular offerings.