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Reel Bar

461 Catawba Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6536
+1 419-285-1318
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tots” (5 reviews)
“street tacos” (3 reviews)
“burger” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
461 Catawba Ave, Put in Bay, OH 43456-6536
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tara was a great server. So glad we followed her suggestion of the Brussel Sprouts appetizer. DELICIOUS! She also suggested the Bullet, which my husband liked.

Thank Czaplicki
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Put In Bay for the first time and found Reel Bar. I ordered the grouper sandwich which came with seasoned fries. This was an excellent and flavorful selection complimented by an Alaskan Amber draft beer. My wife ordered the perch taco and...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Great food and great service. Tara was awesome and very sociable as was the gentleman with glasses running food and serving. Visited on 10/9/18.

Thank adamchow
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Visited the Reel Bar again in Sept 2018. The menu has some new items and our party of 8 sampled most of them. They are terrific! They also kept some of the favorites like the Reel tots, which are a must have here. We saw...More

Thank Greg988
Laura W, Guest Relations Manager at Reel Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you for the kind words. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Food and service were both excellent. Had the cheese steak and a berry beer. I enjoyed both. The outdoor seating is also nice.

Thank WinnieBrose
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in one evening for drinks and to take in the entertainment - in the case, Kareoke! The drinks were very good, although we had to go to the bar to order and get them. The artist was engaging and performed well ensuring the guest...More

Thank Mike P
Laura W, Guest Relations Manager at Reel Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Thank you, Mike! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We are frequent visitors of the Reel Bar during the summer. The food is always on point! The Real Tots are a must have. Beer is cold and staff is excellent every year! Owner Andy is always on hand to stop by and say hello....More

Thank Erin R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Stopped in for cold beer & Ray Fogg show. Fun place...crazy adult entertainment & good service. Like the open air atmosphere & more adult patrons.

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Fist timer at Put-In-Bay. Walking by, we heard the band starting up. We wandered in, and found a table. THIS BAND, " COLIN DUSSAULT'S BLUES POJECT BAND" put us in the greatest state of mind, especially when they did a few Van Morrisen tunes.. when...More

Thank eagle4120
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We had our second night's dinner here and it was very good. The blackened grouper sandwich was excellent, and the crab cakes served with spinach and rice were a hit with my husband. We sat at the bar, and the young lady tending was pleasant...More

Thank Gypsy3n8
Laura W, Guest Relations Manager at Reel Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thank you! Hope to see you again soon!

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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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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