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Shopping Local at the Lake for Small Business Saturday

November 18th, 2022

November is known as the month for giving back and what better way to show appreciation for your community than to support  those within it!  Check out some shops below to celebrate Small Business Saturday this year with those local to you at Buckeye Lake. 

*Remember to check or call ahead as the hours of businesses on Buckeye Lake tend to change during the winter season.

For the Coffee Connoisseur

Millersport Coffee | 12045 Lancaster Street, Millersport
Recently expanding into their new location, Millersport Coffee is a must for all your caffeine cravings!  Grab a shirt or mug as the perfect stocking-stuffer.

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Buckeye Lake Coffee Company | 14675 Zion Road, Thornville
With locally roasted beans by One Line Coffee in Heath, Ohio, Buckeye Lake Coffee Company works with local suppliers to source ingredients for the freshest, highest quality brews. Stop in for a latte, cappuccino, drip coffee or tasty bites!

Coffee Shack Coffee Roasters & Cafe | 4675 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake
Only a short distance from the North Shore, Coffee Shack Coffee Roasters & Cafe features organically grown, delicious coffee and treats, as well as a full breakfast and lunch menu.


For the Craft Beer or Wine Lover

Buckeye Lake Winery | 13750 Rosewood Road, Thornville
Buckeye Lake Winery offers a full-service restaurant with outdoor & indoor seating and delicious food.  Enjoy the Napa Valley experience right in the heart of the lake!

Buckeye Lake Brewery | 5176 Walnut Road SE, Buckeye Lake
Sit back and relax at Buckeye Lake Brewery!   Enjoy their tap room serving draft beer, local wine, and bourbon, as well as seasonal winter flavors.  Feeling hungry?  Add an order from Chef Shack located next door to the brewery! 


For the Foodie

Buckeye Lake Margaritas Restaurant & Cantina | 4675 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake
Experience the taste of Mexico right in central Ohio! Enjoy authentic Mexican food and delicious drinks just minutes from the lake.

Pappy D’s Island House | 2977 Greenlawn Ave, Millersport
Situated on Leib’s Island, Pappy D’s Island House is a casual, cozy space for family and friends.  Book your next holiday party or event in the newly renovated space upstairs with customizable catering options, with bartenders and servers available! 

Papa Boo’s | 11356 Avondale Road, Thornville
Now open year-long, Papa Boo’s is the lakeside place for fun and  food! With live music and a full bar, it’s the perfect spot to enjoy the water of Buckeye Lake in any season.

Horvath’s Harbor | 14675 Zion Road, Thornville
Cozy up by the fireplace and enjoy a broad selection of wines, craft brews, bourbons and delectable food at Horvath’s Harbor! 

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Hometown Hot Dogs | 12031 Lancaster Street  NE, Millersport
At Hometown Hot Dogs, you’ll find delicious homemade food for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.   Along with their gourmet hotdogs, locals rave about their comfort food, including soups, sandwiches, daily specials, and the best burgers around!


For the Decorator

Buckeye Lake Place | 12041 Lancaster Street, Millersport
For unique lakeside-inspired gifts or perfect home decor pieces, visit the carefully curated, high quality selection at Buckeye Lake Place with vintage goods, nautical items, antiques, logo wear, and home decor.

Oak Creations | 2474 Blacklick-Eastern Road NE, Millersport
Find reasonable and affordable selection every day at Oak Creations in Millersport!  Offering Amish-made furniture, home decor, accessories, Tiffany lamps and more. 

Picadilly Vintage | 12033 Lancaster Street, Millersport
With everything from shabby chic to rustic elegance, Picadilly Vintage provides a trendy new twist on vintage home furnishings!  

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Melissa & Patti’s Unique Finds | 14547 Township Road 1061, Thornville
Melissa & Patti’s Unique Finds is a gift and home decor shop with handmade and refurbished furniture featuring  nautical, beach styles to rustic, country styles. You can also find crafts and antiques, as well as custom work!

Smith Girls Art Gallery |  West Bank Road NE, Millersport
Smith Girl Arts Gallery is home to the artwork of local watercolorist, Gayla Smith. The Gallery is adorned with Gayla’s original paintings and museum quality prints. Grab note cards, stickers and a variety of stocking-stuffers from their website!


For the Stylist 

Yellow Sundress Resale Boutique | 4675 Walnut Road, Buckeye Lake
The Yellow Sundress Resale Boutique features a variety of styles to spruce up your wardrobe. Browse cute clothes, fun accessories and essential home décor items.

The Lake’s End |  9075 Boundaries Road #9400, Thornville
Shopping for the outdoors-person in your life?  The Lake’s End in Thornville offers a selection of Carhartt apparel, Oakley gear, Wolverine boots, Redwing boots, Irish Setter boots, and more!  Their services also include screen printing, embroidery, custom banners, and graphic design for all your custom needs.

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Check out more places to shop at Buckeye Lake as well as more local food options.

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