Cardinal Grocery Store
Not the largest grocery store on earth, but everything you need and
would expect to find in a larger store.
317 E. Washington St., 419-627-8224
Excellent restaurant with huge windows and waterfront views. Located
at Battery Park Marina.
124 E. Water St., 419-627-2424
An eclectic mix of antique shops, thrift stores, specialty shops,
parks, restaurants, galleries, and bars.
Goodtime Island Cruises
Popular island-hopping cruises, Tuesday night Sandusky Bay Cruise,
and the famous Friday night Party Cruise (also known as the "Booze
Cruise"). Departs from Jackson Street Pier in downtown Sandusky.
A quick trip from Sandusky to Kelleys Island and Put-In-Bay. Departs
from the Jackson Street Pier in downtown Sandusky.
Maritime Museum of Sandusky
Museum celebrates the maritime heritage of Sandusky. Interesting displays
and an interactive tour.
125 Meigs St., 419-624-0274
Housed in the Old Sandusky Post Office, the museum
features an indoor operating carousel and lively band organ, carousel
exhibits, and a carousel horse carver on site. Carousel ride included
with admission! Corner of W. Washington and Jackson Streets downtown.
Sandusky State Theatre
Beautifully renovated and offering a varied bill of quality entertainment.
Call or visit the theater Website for shows and times. Corner of Columbus
Avenue and Water Street, downtown.
Wendy Kromer Confections
World-renowned creator of cakes and confections, featured on numerous
covers of Martha Stewart Weddings magazine. For the perfect treat,
visit the Gallery of Confections.
137 E. Water St., 419-609-0450
...is only a mile away! Daily dockage is also available at Cedar Point.
With 68 rides, 16 roller coasters. restaurants, and live entertainment,
Cedar Point is the roller coaster capital of the world!
Kalahari Waterpark Resort
Ohio's largest indoor waterpark resort is just a 15-minute drive from
Dockside. Day passes are available.
Jet Ski Rentals
It's about a half mile drive to Lyman
Harbor Entertainment Complex.
The venue also features free waterfront concerts on Saturday nights,
fine dining with a view of Lake Erie, and a high-energy nightclub.
1615 First St., 419-626-6545
The nearest public beach is at Cedar Point. Also nearby are Nickel
Plate Beach (a 10-minute drive) and East Harbor State Park in Marblehead
(a 25-minute drive).
More Dining & Shopping
Many stores and restaurants are clustered on US Rte. 250 near the
Sandusky Mall. Popular chain restaurants, a movie theater, and big
box stores are among your options. Most are about a 10-minute drive