Dining by the Shore: Waterfront Restaurants Roundup

Maumee River Yacht Club

2735 Broadway
419-382-3625
5pm-9pm (Tap Room) and 5pm-9pm (Dining Room), Wednesday-Friday
12am-9pm (Tap Room) and 1pm-7pm (Kitchen), Saturday-Sunday
MRYC members and guests, AYC and ILYA only
facebook.com/MaumeRiverYachtClub

Have an exclusive summertime dining experience at Maumee River Yacht Club, with a private view of the river and choices including soups, salads, and sandwiches. 

Zia’s

20 Main St.
419-697-4559
ziasrestaurant.com
4pm-9pm, Sunday
5pm-10pm, Monday-Friday
4pm-10pm, Saturday

Zia’s offers homestyle Italian food like pizza, pasta and meat dishes at The Docks. Their charming atmosphere continues out onto the patio, where you can enjoy a meal while watching the boats on the Maumee River. 

Real Seafood Company 

22 Main St.
419-697-4400
realseafoodcorestaurant.com
4pm-9:30pm, Monday-Tuesday
11:30am-9:30pm, Wednesday-Thursday
11:30am-10pm, Friday
12pm, 9pm, Sunday
The Real Seafood Company sources its fresh fish, oysters, lobster and shrimp off the coasts of New England, the Great Lakes and the Gulf of Mexico to provide high-quality seafood cuisine. A patio with clear river views off the docks completes the experience.

El Vaquero Mexican Restaurant

24 Main St.
419-690-8330
mexicanrestauranttoledo.com
11am-10pm, Monday-Thursday
11am-10:30pm, Friday-Saturday
11am-9:30pm, Sunday

For 28 years, El Vaquero has created authentic Mexican dishes (and, of course, margaritas) with unique combinations of vegetables, spices, and sauces. Enjoy one of their many options while sitting along The Docks waterfront view of the city.

The Heights

444 N Summit St.
419-243-7565
theheightstoledo.com
4pm-12am, Monday-Friday (Kitchen open until 10pm, Pizza service until 11pm, Bar open until 12am)
3pm-12am, Saturday-Sunday (Kitchen open until 10pm, Pizza service until 11pm, Bar open until 12am)

Have a delicious beer, wine, or specialty cocktail on the spectacular rooftop bar of The Heights. The inviting and upscale atmosphere is accompanied by sweeping views of the Maumee River alongside the skyline.

Brim House

444 N Summit St.
419-243-7664
Inside the Renaissance Toledo Downtown Hotel
brimhousetoledo.com
6:30am-11am, Monday-Tuesday
6:30am-11am, 4pm-10pm, Wednesday-Friday
7am-2pm, 4-10pm, Saturday
7am-2pm, Sunday

Brim House is your morning destination for a cozy and elegant breakfast. Have your coffee, pancakes, and more alongside the floor-to-ceiling windows.

The Chop House 

300 N Summit St. #140
419-720-4336
thechophouserestaurant.com
5pm-10pm, Monday-Thurday
4pm-10pm, Friday-Saturday

Indulge in a sophisticated dinner at The Chop House, with premium steak, seafood, and wines to choose from. Views of the High Level Bridge and clear skies above the Maumee River make for a pleasant addition.

The Old Bag of Nails Pub 

615 Riverside Dr.
567-315-8048
oldbagofnails.com
11am-9pm, Monday-Thursday
11am-10pm, Friday-Saturday
11am-9pm, Sunday

Fish and chips, battered pickles, and a variety of pub comfort foods are available at The Old Bag of Nails Pub. Patio seating allows for riverside views in summertime weather.

Rockwell’s at the Oliver House

27 Broadway St.
419-243-1302
rockwells.mbaybrew.com
5pm-9pm, Thursday-Saturday
12am-9pm, Sunday

Located inside MBBC Oliver House, Rockwell’s has been serving delicious steakhouse eats for the last 25 years. Enjoyed his prime-aged  USDA meats, fresh seafood, wine, beer, cocktails, and more while taking in the view of the beautiful Maumee river.

Glass City Steakhouse

26 Main St.
419-351-5933
glasscitysteakhousetoledo.com
4pm-10pm, Friday
2pm-10pm, Saturday
2pm-8pm, Sunday

Fast view of downtown Toledo skyline, and the Maumee River while enjoying a delicious fine dining meal. This restaurant blends the traditional steakhouse with modern culinary innovations.

Webber’s Waterfront Restaurant

6339 Edgewater Dr., Erie, MI
734-723-7411
webbersrestaurant.com
12pm-8:30pm, Sunday
4pm-9pm, Tuesday-Thursday
4pm-9:30pm, Friday-Saturday

Beginning as a small carry out in 1933, Webber’s Waterfront Restaurant has been serving beers for generations. Having since added a fitting menu of seafood, sandwiches, and broils, Webber’s is the staple for a fun and casual meal right on the Ottawa River. 



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