Ohio December 21, 2016
9 Amazing Restaurants Along The Ohio Coast You Must Try Before You Die
Contrary to what you might think, Ohio has plenty of fresh seafood, thanks to its coastal Lake Erie restaurants. So if you’re craving some mouthwatering fish tacos or delicious crab legs, here are 9 of our favorite coastal restaurants in Ohio that serve exceptional seafood and other delicious entrees year-round.
1. Dockers Waterfront Restaurant and Bar (Kelleys Island)
Enjoy views of Lake Erie, from Cedar Point to Mouse Island, at this popular seafood joint on Kelleys Island. Known for their homemade crab cakes and lobster bisque, this restaurant features the best of the best seafood. It is located at 114 W Lakeshore Dr,, Kelleys Island, OH 43438.
2. Mon Ami Restaurant and Winery (Port Clinton)
For truly exceptional seafood, wine and other options, be sure to pay a visit to Mon Ami Restaurant and Winery, located at 3845 E Wine Cellar Rd., Port Clinton, OH 43452.
3. Pier W (Lakewood)
This landmark Cleveland area restaurant is suspended over Lake Erie to give customers a cruise-like dining experience. It also features patio seating overlooking the water during the warmer months. This unique waterfront restaurant serves up exceptional seafood and offers lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. Pier W is located at 12700 Lake Avenue (Winton Place) Lakewood, OH 44107.
4. New Sandusky Fish Company (Sandusky)
With fresh fish caught daily and cooked with expertise, you will experience what is arguably the best perch sandwich in Ohio at New Sandusky Fish Company. There's only outdoor seating here—but with a view like that it's all you really need. New Sandusky Fish Company is located at 235 E Shoreline Dr., Sandusky, OH 44870.
5. Kelleys Island House (Kelleys Island)
For both unique and traditional seafood, visit Kelleys Island House, where the fish is always fresh. Kelleys Island House is located at 131 Division St., Kelleys Island, OH 43438.
6. Dock's Beach House Bar and Grille (Port Clinton)
This popular lakeside eatery features a casual tiki bar, delicious pub grub, live entertainment and the beautiful shores of Lake Erie. Dock's Beach House is located at 252 W Lakeshore Dr., Port Clinton, OH 43452.
7. Mr. Ed's Bar and Grill (Put-In-Bay)
If the pool bar isn't enough to attract you, the food certainly will. Order a burger, wings or a sandwich—you can't go wrong with nearly anything on the menu. Mr. Ed's Bar and Grille is located at 272 Delaware Ave., Put In Bay, OH 43456.
8. Dockside Cafe (Sandusky)
With gourmet burgers and tacos, live entertainment and scenic views of Cedar Point Amusement Park and Lake Erie, you couldn't ask for a better experience. Dockside Cafe is located at 611 W Shoreline Dr., Sandusky, OH 44870.
9. Orchard Restaurant & Bar (Port Clinton)
For the best fish tacos and freshest seafood, check out Orchard Restaurant & Bar, located at 3266 NE Catawba Rd. in Port Clinton.
Have you ever been to any of these restaurants before? What’s your favorite Lake Erie restaurant? Let us know!