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The Keys

227 Bay View Ave. 43456, Put in Bay, OH
+1 419-285-5397
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“conch fritters” (14 reviews)
“fries” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
227 Bay View Ave. 43456, Put in Bay, OH
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on a Saturday (9/29). We were seated outside but watched others around us get served but no one came to our table. So we got up and sat at the bar. Again...bartender was busy but he never looked up and...More

Thank LeftMySOULatTheSea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous place to sit outside and eat delicious food! All of it was very well made! The servers were polite and speedy. The music and view were wonderful as well!

Thank travelrelaxrepeat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the second time we visited The Key's and had a great experience both times Once was in June when we sat out on the patio and it was very enjoyable - the second time was in Sept when the weather wasn't as warm...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is great to grab a quick bite, but the drinks and atmosphere is why you should visit. They have a wide selection of frozen drinks and the view is great from inside our outside as it is surrounded by water.

Thank Greg988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bar/restaurant had some great outside seating in big chairs Adirondack type chairs.. Was it one bar or two? We could not make out the difference between the two places as they may have been on and the same place at it was dived into...More

Thank Rockiroads
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Probably the best Cuban sandwich I’ve ever had. The adult lemonade was delicious. The service was not the best, but it is island time there.

Thank Tricia C
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

My husband got the grilled chicken grilled cheese and it was amazing. I got the fried shrimp they were not huge but nice an plump . We would go back again.

Thank Gwen H
Reviewed September 2, 2018

On our first day at the bay we had lunch at the Keys. Hubby and I are watching our waistlines so we wanted seafood. I had the delightful experience of trying their mahi-mahi tacos. They were so delicious I went back and had them the...More

Thank SusieK24
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here twice over the summer - service was very good both times. The food was excellent and served in a timely manner. Their speciality drinks are outstanding! We'll be back!

Thank Mike P
Reviewed September 1, 2018

One of the better spots for service and view. Good, cold drinks, average prices and friendly staff. Thanks again!

Thank Dball11
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Melinda N
June 25, 2018|
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Response from sauceytoo | Reviewed this property |
I believe they have several items on the menu that could be worked in to be gluten free.
Lisa D
April 25, 2018|
Response from sauceytoo | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask the day you plan on going to be sure as I'm sure on the weekends it gets very busy there.
Marylou W
July 9, 2017|
Response from Bill F | Reviewed this property |
Go to Google maps. Enter the name and you will see it when the info bubble comes up, scroll down a little and you will see hours, pictures and usually a website for the restraint as well. Keep scrolling for reviews and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Bay View Ave. 43456, Put in Bay, OH
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Put in Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 419-285-5397
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