Visit this funfilled waterfront bar in downtown Put-in-Bay. Topsy Turvey offers up delicious food and drink and spectacular lake views. A welcome retreat from the busy downtown area or a pleasant place to relax after a day shopping, this family-friendly bar delivers food, fun, and fast service.
Topsy Turvey Particulars
With a well-stacked but small menu, Topsy Turvey dishes out fresh ingredients for breakfast, lunch, and dinner menu items. An outside deck overlooks the harbors and offers some of the prettiest outdoor seating for dining on at Put-in-Bay
Topsy Turvey Menu Highlights
• Shroom Po’Boy
• Bacon, Ham, and Cheese on a Bagel
• Breakfast Cuban
• Fresh Lake Erie Perch Sandwich
• Their Signature Cuban Sandwich
• House French Toast
A kids menu is available includes favorites like chicken bites and french fries. Hundreds, if not thousands of dollar bills, decorate the bar personalized and left by customers. The decor is rustic with plank hardwood floors and big screen tv’s for your favorite sporting event. Topsy Turvey offers a wide selection of craft beers, wines, and liquors. The bar staff is knowledgeable and some great people to discuss activities at Put-in-Bay. In front of the building, you will find the Wharfside Shop. Well stocked with marine and fishing equipment, sweets, and snacks for the trip and beverages.
Events at Topsy Turvey
Join the gang at Topsy Turvey every Monday evening for their Acoustic Style Karaoke and celebrated Jerk Chicken Night. Jamaican chefs prepare this island delicacy using a blend of natural spices and herbs; The Chicken is marinated in Jamaican Lager Red Stripe Beer, which results in extra juicy Chicken!. This Island Fun Night is frequented by singers, guitar players, poets, and a few who think they can! Not a fan of the spotlight? Grab a cocktail and take in the evening’s entertainment. Local and regional musicians play on Saturdays throughout the summer.
Things To Do Nearby
Next door to Topsy Turvey is the famous Boardwalk Restaurant Complex. The Boardwalk includes several dining options and bars all under one roof. The Boardwalk is also the home of the islands, only full-service marina offering fuel and pump-out services. Docks are available along with mooring balls. For those on the mooring balls, a water taxi brings you to shore and back on call. Their private docks offer excellent amenities, including a great location right in downtown Put-in-Bay.
Steps away you’ll find DeRivera Park named after one of the founding fathers of the Island. This public park provides a shady spot to picnic and for kids to play, or relax the day away. Put-in-Bay Public docks are located here, as is a shower, lockers, and restroom and shower facilities.
The Jet Express Ferry Terminal is just up Bayview Avenue. One of the most popular ways to get to the island, the Jet Express, is also right next to The Keys restaurant complex. The Keys serves delicious Florida inspired fare and is also home to Local Color, an excellent shop catering in Put-in-Bay inspired gifts and souvenirs.
Dairy Isle serves up delicious hand-scooped ice cream along with a sunny patio. Grab a cone and head into downtown Put-in-Bay, exploring all the spots along the way.
Put-in-Bay summers attract families who return year after year to share the magic with friends and children. With Lake Erie as the primary draw year and all the fun it provides, Ohio’s Put-in-Bay makes for an extraordinary getaway, whether for a weekend or the whole summer.