Reel Bar Begins a new chapter in Put-in-Bay island history.

Well, the time has come for our big announcement! Andy Christensen and Ray Fogg have announced their revamped bar and restaurant at Put-in-Bay, Ohio will open this May as “Reel Bar.”

The bar, which will be located in the historic building formerly known as Tony’s, is being completely remodeled to offer a rustic setting honoring its island roots. As the name suggests, Reel Bar will featuredécor focused on fishing, boating and Lake Erie island life.Over the off-season, the new owners have had time to prepare the bar for an exciting new direction, yet one that is respectful of South Bass Island’s “old ways.” In a tongue-in-cheek play on their new name, they say it will be a “Reel New Bar in a Reel Old Place.”

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