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Satisfying dinner

Stopped in for dinner on the advice of several friends. It’s not the most glamorous place to eat or... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2018
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
via mobile
Lake cruise followed by dinner

Really enjoyed a meal with several of our friends in mid-cruise. The food was outstanding and the... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Charlie E
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  • Terrible12%
12 Oct 2018
“Satisfying dinner”
20 May 2018
“Lake cruise followed by dinner”
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453 West Park Ave, Minocqua, WI 54548
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

One if my favorite places. Everyone was so friendly and the foidbeas really good. The view was one of my favorites about this place too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on the advice of several friends. It’s not the most glamorous place to eat or drink, but the lakefront location is great. Equal parts bar and dining room, this seems like a family-friendly place. Our burgers and Philly sandwiches were tasty—and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TechGirl425
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location.... but they miss the mark. Terrible summer wait staff.... terrible apps. I think they used celery soup, one chunk of artichoke and, some garlic and shredded Parmesan cheese, not even hot. For the price they charged they could have given you more than...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank melizabeth_12
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We had a group of 11. Our waiter was awesome! I had the tuna sandwich, which was well seasoned and delicious! Others had the other fish selections that they enjoyed as well. Mixed drinks were good.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank KarenSt_Louis_Mo
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed a meal with several of our friends in mid-cruise. The food was outstanding and the company was great. Always enjoy this venue!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Charlie E
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We stopped here for dinner and drinks with friends. Staff was rude. Restaurant is in a great location, accessible by boat, car or walking. Food was decent. Nice scenery.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank katlyngerken
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were told this was the place to go by friends.So on a hot July day in 2016 we entered and were shown to a table. The doors leading out to the outside eating area were open and though the place was not extremely busy...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 762kellieb
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Service was good but meal was small for expense. Had blackened fish w/good taste. Parents had soup but mostly potatoes w/clam chowder. Spinach Salad could have been colder.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank NoteworthyHealth
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Right on lake minocqua, the thirsty whale provides a first class view of the beauty that the lake has to hold. The water is so close you can touch it. Thirsty whale is as convenient as it is beautiful. There is a nice sized parking...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 159,146
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is a long established restaurant, with a great location, but very average food and service. Yes, I will come back, for something light and a drink, as long as I can sit outside.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Dave S
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