Red Moon Saloon at Put-in-Bay
A nod to the days of prohibition, The Red Moon Saloon is a sophisticated speakeasy that transports you back in time. Located between the Round House Bar and a small hotel, you’ll instantly feel like your in on the island’s little secret! The term “speakeasy” is a bartender term and was used to encourage everyone to stay relaxed with drinking illegal booze!
Red Moon Saloon Details
The Red Moon sits on the corner of Delaware and Loraine Avenue, right next door to the Round House Bar. Located directly across from DeRivera Park, this bar Is perfect for a classic cocktail before dinner or a nightcap before heading in!
The nearby Hotel was built in the 1870s and the building has been lovingly preserved since. What was once the original dining hall is now the Red Moon Saloon. This space has previously been indoor seating for Chicken Patio, the Winter Bar, an employee break room, a band room, and a host to many different events held by both the hotel and the Round House Bar.
The darkly lit room includes the original tin ceiling, which has been painted gold, and vintage Jacquard wallpaper. The engraved table tops are really something special, made from the old picnic tables used at the Round House in the ’70s, 80’s and ’90s. History is alive in this island treat.
Red Moon Saloon Drinks
The Red Moon captures the days of Prohibition in both atmosphere and its drink menu. Their wine list is also well equipped for even the most particular wine drinker, with bottles from all over the world! They carry a selection of craft beers, some from right here in our own backyard!
They even carry some delicious beer cocktails with bartenders pairing drinks like Great Lakes Commodore Perry IPA with ginger beer, mango, and passion fruit. A unique summer beverage. Order a martini or one of their classic cocktails to really feel the sophistication.
Red Moon Saloon Cocktail Menu
- Espresso Martini
- Sparkle Martini
- Strawberry Balsamic Martini
- Colonial Fizz
- Blueberry Mojito
- Lake Erie Storm
Red Moon creates its cocktails using top-shelf liquor and the freshest ingredients. Their martinis are truly some of the best on the island! An extensive Martini Menu is offered with some highly unique combinations available.
In The Red Moon Saloon Neighborhood
As you depart the Red Moon Saloon you are in the heart of the downtown Put-in-Bay area where you will find most of the Put-in-Bay Shopping Options. Lovella Fashion Outlet is just a few steps to the West offering the island latest in fashion accessories and clothing. To the East, you will find Mariners Locker and at the end of the street the Carriage House. Be sure to take a stroll thru DeRivera Park located just across the street where you will also find bathrooms and convenient storage lockers to place your purchases should you wish not to carry them for the remainder of your visit.
On a hot summer day, nothing quite hits the mark as a dip in the swimming pool. The Put-in-Bay Resorts Blue Marlin Swim Up Bar offers handcrafted cocktails, frozen drinks and a casual menu at affordable prices. It’s a great place to bring the family for a casual lunch while dad enjoys the Baseball game, Mom relaxes with a book and the kids enjoy a swim in the crystal clear waters.