The Candy Bar

Picture of the Candy Bar198 Delaware Ave.
Put-in-Bay, OH 43456
The Candy Bar

The Candy Bar At Put-in-Bay

The Put-in-Bay Candy Bar is an old-time feel-good candy store that’s located on Delaware Avenue the main strip in downtown Put-in-Bay. Everything candy you remember from your childhood can be found here. From your favorite hard-to-find candies to the modern confections f today. Red Hots, Lemonheads, Laffy Taffy, Milk Duds, and many more! Stop in, shop, and explore this old-time old-school island favorite.

Put-in-Bay Candy Bar Particulars

The novelty candy, taffy, chocolates, cotton candy, and many more of your childhood favorites fill the well-stocked shelves. They also specialize in chocolate!  Anything you could think of can be covered in chocolate! Choose from Oreos, Bacon and various fruits all dipped in chocolate!  An ice cream shop located inside the Candy Bar completes the sweetest bar on the island!

Your favorite ice cream flavors are scooped into cones or made into delicious sundries or banana splits! Island favorites like chocolate chip and black cherry are available as well as gourmet flavors like Superman or Cherry Cheesecake! Satisfy your ice cream cravings and then head out to the outside patio and enjoy it.

The island’s favorite and one of Candy Bar’s specialties is their tantalizing fudge. Available by the pound, the delicious array of flavors will have you wanting to take some home for family and friends. Don’t want to miss the self-serve cotton candy machine! Adults and kids love making their cotton candy!  Stop in and see what new favorite sweets and treats they have come up with this season!

Candy Bar Location

Put in Bay Candy Bar’s location is perfect for family fun and adventure! The iconic Kimberly’s Carousel Merry Go Round is located right next door, and DeRivera Park is just across the street.   Kids and groups of friends meet here in large numbers.  Kimberly’s Carousel is one of the few authentic Merry Go Round nostalgic rides left in this part of the country, complete with wooden animals painted by hand.  Don’t forget to ride the local island’s favorite animal, Petey the Perch.

Also surrounding the shop and the best way to get around the island are several bike and golf cart rental options.  Delaware Cart, Bike, and Moped Rentals offer great rates and the best service! The fastest way to the Bay, the Jet Express Ferry, is right up to the street and is the only Put-in-bay Ferry to run late into the evening. The Jet Express is right up the road and helps make coming over to Put-In-Bay, a splendid fun-filled day-trip.  With so many things to do, it is always best to spend a night or two, or the whole summer instead!

Nearby Put-in-Bay Things To See

Other Put-in-Bay attractions that are close by include Perry’s Victory & Peace Memorial, a 352-foot column rising into the air above the island. This everlasting peace symbol is a monument to those who fought in the War of 1812. Take a trip to the observation deck and see the breathtaking views of Lake Erie and the surrounding islands.  On a clear day, you can even see Canada. In the mood for a little shopping? The Misty Bay Boutique is just a short walk away where you will find modern fashions and the Del Sol shop where everything changes color under the sun!

Are you looking for a hearty breakfast?  The Village Bakery and Cafe is a great spot.  Get your day going with one of their delicious egg sandwiches or grab a fresh pastry, or better yet, get a box of pastries. Their freshly brewed coffee is some of the freshest sought after on the island.

The Boathouse Bar and Grill is always a great place to stop when you’re on the island. They serve up some delicious appetizers and mouthwatering sandwiches all summer long. So, grab a drink and sit back and listen to live entertainment while watching the world go by.  This is one of the best places to grab a drink and enjoy live entertainment. The great views and music keep this bar lively into the wee hours.

Before heading out for the day, fill up on all kinds of delicious candy from The Candy Bar and go for a golf cart or bike ride along the Put-in-Bay shoreline.  Better yet, at the end of a fun-filled day, stop by and enjoy one of their super sweet daily made treats.  Delicious warm summers are always found on Put-in-Bay.