The Tropics Restaurant is an independent, family owned and operated restaurant and music venue located in Kettering, Ohio. Owned by Bill and Annette Mangan, the family has well over fifty years experience in the food service industry.

Previously, Bill and Annette owned the Peasant Stock Cafes from 1987 through 1996 with locations at both the Dayton and Salem Malls. From 1997 through 2005, they owned the Oasis Café in Xenia, and the couple still own and operate Cherry House Café in Beavercreek.
The Tropics menu reflects years of experience working with some of the best chefs in the Dayton area. Daily specials allow Bill and Annette the opportunity to showcase the unique and flavorful dishes created over the years. In addition, the menu is updated regularly in order to offer new and appetizing selections to customers.

In addition to our exquisite menu selections and relaxing atmosphere, The Tropics Restaurant also offers:
  • Patio Open Year Round
  • ATM On-Site
  • 4 Televisions plus 2 Big Screens in the Bar Area
  • Live Music
  • 18 Beers on Tap