The Oliver House

Historic Hotel & Building With Restaurants, Bars, Brewery, Bakery & More


This 154-year-old hotel and historic building is a unique destination with fine dining and casual restaurants and bars with craft beers, along with a European bakery, theater, townhouses and market.
27 Broadway Street
Toledo, Ohio 43604
United States
view phone(419) 549-5053
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Hours of Operation

Monday to Saturday: 8 to 2:30 a.m.


The Oliver House, listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Historic American Buildings Survey, is a central attraction in Toledo, Ohio. This Ohio Historical Marker draws residents and visitors who are interested in exploring this remarkable pre-Civil War hotel. Now home to a collection of outstanding restaurants and bars as well as a brewery, bakery, theater and more, The Oliver House is a favorite spot to enjoy a special experience.

As a big supporter of local and downtown Toledo, owner Jim Appold has run The Oliver House for 15 years. Here are just a few of the fun reasons to visit.

Maumee Bay Brewing Company

As a member of the Craft Brewers Association of Ohio with a national affiliation, this brewery in Toledo stands out because of locally brewed craft beer. Visitors from the area and beyond particularly enjoy the following at Maumee Bay Brewing Co.:

Craft ales
Buckeye beer

Be sure to check online and stop by to learn about new beers coming out at the brewery soon!

Rockwell’s Steakhouse

At this white table-cloth restaurant, diners savor one of the finest meals in Toledo. From the best cuts of prime meats to the freshest seafood and more, these dishes are ones to remember and repeat regularly. With attentive service in an elegant atmosphere, guests can dine in the main dining room on the second level or in a downstairs lounge.

Rockwell’s Lounge is especially popular for the following:

Outstanding wines
Piano-playing bartenders
Full menu options

For a divine dining experience, visit Rockwell’s Steakhouse and Lounge. “Taste, Tradition, Toledo.”

The Maumee Bay Brew Pub

Are you ready for some major comfort food? At The Maumee Bay Brew Pub, located on the second floor of The Oliver House, you will find:

Delicious appetizers
Wood-fire brick oven pizzas
"Build your own" burgers

While you enjoy your meal, you’ll have an excellent view of 500-gallon brew tanks. Be sure to stop by every Monday at 7 p.m. for “Stump Trivia,” one of the many special events at The Oliver House. The winning team will receive prizes. Tap into some fun!

Mutz Bar

At this fun sports bar in Toledo, you’ll find great beer, food and entertainment including pool tables and darts. While enjoying some of the best craft beer and food in the area, you can hang out with friends before or after a Mud Hens game. For sports fans and others in Toledo, Mutz Bar at The Oliver House is the place to go. Beer. Food. Fun.

The Café

When you are looking for a perfect lunch in downtown Toledo, The Café is an ideal location to relax and sip a café au lait. Here are some of the fresh menu selections:


In this comfortable spot, you can enjoy a bite while you surf the web with free Wi-Fi. For some extra pleasure, treat yourself to some of the beautiful desserts at the adjoining Petite Fours Patisserie, one of the many distinctions at The Oliver House!

Special Events, Artwork and Theater

Along with regularly scheduled special events, The Oliver House is home to a gallery and theater. Focusing on local and regional art, the South Wing Gallery displays the work of many talented artists in the area. When you’re ready for a bit of drama after a delicious meal, you’ll relish the latest from the North Coast Theater Group at The Oliver House.

Central Location in Downtown Toledo

Located in Toledo’s Middlegrounds area along the Maumee River, The Oliver House is near the High Level Bridge across from Owens Corning World headquarters. With banquet space and private room venues, this central location is the perfect place to plan all of your special occasions. Check online for the latest beers, Rockwell specials and upcoming events.

Visit The Oliver House for the best family restaurant, brewery and beer in Toledo, Ohio.

Yesterday's Tradition, Today's Taste.

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