1. Buffalo Wild Wings
Location: 2948 Allentown Road, Lima, 442 Fortman Drive, St. Marys
Phone: Allentown: 419-991-2999; St. Marys 419-300-8580
Hours: Lima: 11 a.m. to midnight Sunday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday; St. Marys: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday to Thursday; 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday
Highlights: Wings. Beer. Sports. Buffalo Wild Wings’ slogan says it all. If you’re looking for the perfect place to go watch a game and chow down on wings, this is the place. With continuous promotions such as buy one get one free and 45-cent boneless wings on Thursdays, it’s almost a no brainer where you should be taking your appetite for wings.
2. Millie’s Cafe, Ottoville
Location: 141 N. West Canal St., Ottoville
Hours: 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 9 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, closed Sunday
Highlights: The cafe was founded by Millie Niedecken in 1934 out of the first floor of her home. Lore has it Millie’s Cafe was the first nightclub in Putnam County.
3. Beer Barrel
Location: 2625 W. Market St., Lima; 1840 S. Dixie Highway, Lima, 900 Interstate Drive, Findlay, 1200 Indiana Ave, St. Marys
Phone: Lima: 419-229-6211; Findlay: 419-424-3663; St. Marys: 419-778-7112
Hours: Market St.: 11 a.m. to midnight Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday; Dixie Highway: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, Findlay: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, 11 a.m. to midnight Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, St. Marys: 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Sunday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday
Highlights: Beer Barrel offers signature wings in a multitude of different flavors. The boneless chicken breast chunks are juicy and tender. Beer Barrel’s wings can either be your perfect appetizer or a full meal as they come in sizes of five, 10 and 18.