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Reel Bar

461 Catawba Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6536
+1 419-285-1318
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
461 Catawba Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6536
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Ate here during a girls weekend night out. Had the lobster roll sandwich, which was fresh and delicious. The owner waited on us himself and was very friendly! We were celebrating a birthday and the birthday girl got a shot of Yager on the house!...More

Thank Nursejlp
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I booked one of dinners here when in town for our GM conference. Andy, the owner was fantastic to work with, very accommodating and willing to allow me to create a menu for our event. He even helped locate entertainment for the evening. The food...More

Thank Coni812
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The beers are good. Nice selection, range from $4-$8 @ pint. Kind of pricey. We split the "lake" perch. For $24.95 we got slaw, fries, and 2 rather large pieces of "lake" perch. It was average. Lake perch is always very small, not huge. I...More

Thank George P
Laura W, Owner at Reel Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

We are sorry to hear that you found your experience at Reel Bar average. Was it just the perch or were there other problems with your experience? Regarding the perch, Ohio regulates the minimum size of Lake Erie perch filets that we can serve, and...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

With so many great places to chow down at The Bay, the Reel Bar really knows how to keep ahead. Their menu has tremendous features - this year the "theme" seems to be short ribs... and how can you NOT love that? First trip up,...More

Thank ShillingSide
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

I went here on a girls trip and we had dinner here one night. It's a smaller place with open patio seating as well as indoor tables. Our waiter turned out to be the owner. He was very polite and friendly and assisted us in...More

Thank jen P
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Best place to watch any Cleveland sporting event or Buckeyes game. Awesome food and great service. Short rib Philly highly recommended.

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This place was recommended; however, was EXTREMELY noisy and hard to carry on any kind of conversation. The burgers were expensive and average.More

Thank Kathy B
Laura W, Owner at Reel Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Kathy, We are always looking for ways to improve and value your feedback. Would you please let me know if your burger was cooked to the correct temperature? Any specifics you can give to help us understand your dissatisfaction would be greatly appreciated. Also, when...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great newer bar on PIB. Food is very good. Great atmosphere and drinks are great as well. Within walking distance from everywhere downtown. Highly recommended.

Thank southerncanuck
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Arrived early on a Friday evening for dinner. The bar got crowded quick, but yet we still had great service and good food. Our waiter affectionately referred to as Justin Beiber was attentive and kept our drinks full. The entertainer is hilarious and kept us...More

Thank Greg988
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Love the atmosphere and the food is delicious. Hayden is absolutely fantastic. 10/10 would recommend!! They also have fun karaoke on Thursdays!!

Thank ellek314
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 Catawba Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6536
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Put in Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 419-285-1318
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